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The Skills Network is a leading provider of training and consultancy. Our high quality learning resources provide a flexible and individual approach to studying. Our resource packs have been created by a team of sector specialists and have been endorsed and commended by the relevant awarding body.

CPD Courses and Workshops Available

  • Essentials

    Online Course | The Skills Network

    This course has been created to support learners in personal, social and employability related skills. It consists of a number of different topics under the headers: employability, self-development and social awareness.

  • Principles Of Customer Service Knowledge

    Online Course | The Skills Network

    Aims to encourage learners to develop their understanding of customer service. This qualification is ideal for those candidates who wish to learn about areas such as employee rights, career pathways in customer service, communicating with customers, promoting goods and services and working as a team

  • Health And Safety Programme

    Online Course | The Skills Network

    This course not only covers the basic health and safety procedures but provides a more in depth description, by looking at risk assessments, fire safety principles, coshh, dse, manual handling and all relevant legislation.

  • Cleaning Knowledge And Skills

    Online Course | The Skills Network

    This training course will provide learners with a wide range of knowledge in both generic and specialist cleaning principles enhancing their skills in a growing industry. They will gain an in-depth understanding of maintaining levels of cleanliness and recognising potential hazards.

  • Principles of Leadership and Management (level 3)

    Online Course | The Skills Network

    This course provides the knowledge to gain a solid grounding in what it takes to organise; manage and motivate work teams. It will allow learners to become confident in their ability to perform in their role; as they learn the tools and techniques necessary for developing as a leader.

  • Safeguarding adults and children

    Online Course | The Skills Network

    Completing this course enables learners to develop within their professional roles; adhere to appropriate standards in the workplace and demonstrate the fundamental skills needed to provide the best possible care to both adults

  • Introduction to First Aid

    Training Course | The Skills Network

    This Introduction to First Aid gives learners the vital knowledge needed to carry out first aid procedures safely; both in the workplace and in personal situations. This course will ensure learners develop and gain essential knowledge about managing an emergency and dealing with minor and major injuries; as well as allergies; choking; shock; head injuries and many other crucial scenarios where knowledge of first aid is vital.

  • Principles of Dementia Care (level 2)

    Training Course | The Skills Network

    This course will ensure learners develop and gain essential knowledge about caring for people with dementia; covering the benefits of positive communication; use of medication and the importance of person-centred care. We believe this course will contribute to increased awareness of dementia and how it affects a continually growing number of people in society.

  • Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting

    Online Course | The Skills Network

    This course will enhance your skills and prepare learners for the first steps into an accounting career. This course covers a range of basic principles such as costing; double entry bookkeeping and using accounting software. Learners will gain core skills including processing of payments and receipts; preparing invoices; completing bank reconciliations and business communication skills including letters; memos and informal reports. They will also gain practical; real-world accounting and finance skills; with the freedom to study flexibly; from anywhere. This is also coupled with The Skills Networks award-winning online resources and outstanding learner support. The course is fully online and is made up of five core units; plus an additional unit for the synoptic preparation. Learners gain access to the full five core units as well as the additional synoptic unit when they purchase the course.

  • Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting

    Online Course | The Skills Network

    This course will further enhance learner’s skills and prepare them for the next step in their accounting career. This course covers a range of complex accounting tasks such as preparation of reports and returns and maintaining cost accounting records. Learners will gain core skills including analysing variances; reconciling ledgers; making provisions for doubtful and irrecoverable debts; the use of spreadsheets to manage information and professional ethics. You will gain practical; real-world accounting and finance skills; with the freedom to study flexibly; from anywhere. The course is fully online and is made up of six core units; plus an additional short course for the synoptic preparation. Learners gain access to the full six units as well as the additional synoptic revision short course when they purchase the course.

  • Principles of Internet Safety

    Online Course | The Skills Network

    This course aims to increase the awareness of E-safety and improve the knowledge of the dangers online when using the internet. It is designed to highlight particular areas of concern for internet users; such as sharing personal information online and the possibility of being groomed online. Learners will cover topics such as the features associated with the internet; the different ways adults; children and young people use the internet; the risks of using the internet; the use of propaganda and how to interpret it. Learners will also look at how they can identify signs and symptoms of internet abuse; how they can report any abuse they come across and how to support people who have been a victim of online abuse.

  • Induction Essentials

    Online Course | The Skills Network

    This course will ensure learners develop and gain essential knowledge about employment legislation; confidentiality; hazards in the workplace; accidents and ill-health in the workplace; dealing with fires in the workplace and risk control. We believe this course will contribute to increased awareness of health and safety and employment legislation; as well as rights and responsibilities In the workplace across a variety of sectors. The course will also encourage learners to identify and deal with risks and hazards in the workplace; and recognise their own rights and responsibilities.

  • Level 3 in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication

    Online Course | The Skills Network

    This course will enhance knowledge of handling medication and covers legislation; responsibilities around handling medication and processes for its receipt; storage and disposal. Learners will look at side effects of different medicines as well as procedures for administration and the importance of promoting individual rights. They will gain awareness of key policies and procedures to follow when working with medication. With the freedom to study flexibly; learners can access the course from anywhere on The Skills Network’s award-winning online learning platform. This course is fully online and is made up of one unit that is broken down into eight sections.

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