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Organisation Description

Virtual College has developed into one of the UK’s leading providers of total solutions within the e-learning arena, winning the prestigious ‘E-learning development company of the year 2015’ in the independently-judged global awards. Its key objective is to help enhance the traditional learning solution through the careful integration of technology. Founded in 1995, today Virtual College has over 2 million registered online learners and this is growing at a rate of over 1,500 a day, across both public and private sectors. The company has developed a comprehensive product range of over 300 online courses, covering a huge range of sectors and their learners’ needs, as well as offering a complete content design and development service.

CPD Courses and Workshops Available

  • Departmental Manager - Creative Thinking

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College

    This module explores guidelines for writing effective reports and delivering successful presentations.

  • Departmental Manager - Problem Solving

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College
    This course covers the techniques used by people working in organisations to solve problems and make decisions.
  • Team Leader – Sourcing and Evaluating Information

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College

    Businesses use information to help them make decisions with the aim of improving performance and gaining competitive advantage. Quality information supports effective decision-making; which in turn supports improved performance. This module outlines the various sources and types of information and how to evaluate them.

  • Cyber Security Awareness Suite

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College

    This course helps participants to learn the basics of staying safe online; both in the workplace and working remotely. It comprises of the following modules: An Introduction to Cyber Security. Step 1. Preparing for Cyber Security Risks. Step 2. Keeping Your System Secure. Step 3. Building Your Network’s Defences. Step 4. Controlling Access to Data. Step 5. Protecting Against Risks at Work and Home. Step 6. Effective Incident Prevention and Response. Step 7. Maintaining Anti-malware Devices. Step 8. Establishing a Monitoring Strategy. Step 9. Removable Media on the Corporate System. Step 10. Mobile Working Policies. Summary Review and Further Information.

  • The Management of Urinary Catheterisation in Adults V3

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College
    Urinary catheterisation is an intervention performed by health care workers to enable emptying of the bladder by insertion of a catheter. Although it is a common procedure; it carries many risks and is a significant cause of healthcare-acquired infections. Having completed this e-learning course; learners will understand what the Management of Urinary Catheterisation for Adults involves and they should also be able to apply the principles learnt in this course into practice.
  • Motor Codes Distance Selling TMO

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College

    This module explores the Consumer Contracts (Information; Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013. These regulations sit alongside the Consumer Rights Act 2015; and provide additional rights for consumers when contracts are concluded over a distance. These Regulations do not replace the Consumer Rights Act 2015 in any way – you will need to ensure that you comply with both laws when dealing with consumers.

  • Medication Awareness V2

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College

    This course aims to provide learners with the knowledge required to support the use of medication in health and social care settings. It provides information on the different types; classifications and forms of medication; as well as providing guidance on safe storage and disposal. On completion; learners will have an increased understanding of the importance of accurate recording and reporting when administering medication.

  • Tissue Viability V3

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College
    This module enables the understanding of health care responsibilities regarding patients who may be susceptible to pressure ulcers.
  • Team Leader - An Introduction to Project Management

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College

    This module introduces you to the project management process and covers the five stages of a project lifecycle.

  • Team Leader - Value for Money

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College

    This module covers the concept of value for money; which is linked to three other concepts: economy; efficiency and effectiveness – referred to as the three Es.

  • Team Leader - Organisational Governance

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College

    This module covers governance; compliance; financial management and reporting; the accounting system; record keeping; and audits.

  • Team Leader - Effective Budget Controls

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College

    This module looks at aspects of budgetary control: efficiencies; organisational rules and procedures; the steps involved in setting budgets; monitoring and reporting results against budget; carrying out investigative work; and taking corrective action.

  • Team Leader - Financial Updates and Reporting

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College

    This module covers the budgetary control process; the main components involved in creating financial update reports; the importance of the underlying accounting system; information gathering; comparing and interpreting; and maintaining professionalism.

  • Team Leader - Process and Documentation

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College

    This module covers financial management and reporting; the accounting system; governance and compliance; internal controls; budget update reports and KPIs.

  • Team Leader - Giving Constructive Feedback

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College

    This module covers various models for giving constructive feedback; measuring performance and listening.

  • Introduction to Leadership

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College

    This module covers leadership and management; and the skills involved in coaching and developing teams.

  • Team Leader - Management and Leadership Styles

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College

    This module looks at the different types of leadership styles – their advantages and disadvantages; with an emphasis on situational leadership.

  • Financial Management

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College

    This module covers a range of concepts relating to financial management.

  • Financial Forecasting

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College

    This module covers a range of concepts relating to financial forecasting.

  • The Role of The Fire Marshal/Warden (Health and Safety at Work suite)

    Online Course | Virtual College

    Virtual College

    This module covers the day-to-day role and responsibilities of the fire warden.