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Category: Training and learning

FREE business start up workshops by ‘Kick off in business’- multiple locations and dates available

8th August 2019

Kick off in business are a team of business start up experts who offer are the only free, nationwide, field based business start-up support service available to everyone. Working with a range of partners from Premier League Football Clubs to HM Prisons, Kick Off in Business run short events and courses which are fun, engaging, … Read more

Working with volunteers events in Somerset

28th June 2019

Spark Somerset are offering two free training sessions in July for people employing or thinking of employing volunteers: Involving Young Volunteers This workshop is aimed at organisations who are interested in recruiting a Duke of Edinburgh Student. The session will look at the paperwork involved, types of roles which could attract a young person, the conduct … Read more

Free online health and care courses through Reed

13th June 2019

Reed.co.uk have a list of free online health and care courses including: infection control, dementia care, dignity and safeguarding and more… Find out more and book a place here Read more

Launch of pop-up digital hub in Bridgwater

3rd June 2019

There is a new pop-up digital hub coming to Bridgwater, Somerset! The launch event will be on 6th June at 12 o’clock midday at St Mary’s Church, Bridgwater and will then be running every week. The hub is free and will be for anyone who needs help around the internet or learning to use technology. … Read more

New training service from Space Inclusive

31st May 2019

Innovative support provider Space Inclusive are launching a new training service. They intend to offer both mandatory and non-mandatory training to cover all aspects of care and support including specific training around behaviour related support, autism and learning difficulties. Courses will be available from September 2019, for further details including courses, availability and cost contact … Read more

FREE Level 2 training from ‘Free Courses In England’

30th May 2019

‘Free Courses In England‘ specialises in Level 2 education and training that supports the needs of employers and learners. They work with Learning Curve Group and offer accredited programmes which are designed to complement employers’ existing in-house training provision and improve each learner’s knowledge and skills by assessing their core competencies against national standards. They … Read more

FREE Dementia awareness e-learning course

27th May 2019

Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) have launched a free e-learning course which aims to raise the awareness and skills of care staff who work with people with dementia. It aligns with Tier 1 of the National Dementia Training Standards Framework, which is a requirement for all staff working in social care. It will also allow … Read more

Bid writing workshops

23rd May 2019

NFP Workshops who offer affordable training courses for charities, schools, not for profits and public sector organisations are running a raft of bid writing workshops across the country. There is a basics course which costs £95 for a half day course and covers the following topics: Do you know the most common reasons for rejection? … Read more

FREE Basic awareness child protection training in Somerset

1st May 2019

Spark Somerset are offering free basic awareness child protection training sessions. The session will provide a basic overview of your safeguarding and child protection responsibilities. It includes information about the different types of abuse and what to do if you have concerns about a child, along with the latest information around legislation and local practices. … Read more

E-learning for health and social care by St Thomas Training

26th April 2019

St Thomas Training offer a range of e-learning for the health and social care sector. The e-learning courses are divided into five categories: Health and social care topics (including the Mental Capacity Act 2005, Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards and Safeguarding) Disability awareness (including Autism, Cerebral Palsy and Down Syndrome) Mandatory training (including GDPR, Health & … Read more