The National Training Academy

The National Training Academy

The National Training Academy provides online solutions to individuals and businesses of all sizes; including the social housing sector, voluntary and community sector and the public and private sector. Recently commended by Staffordshire Chamber of Commerce in their science, technology and innovation category for 2016 business awards. In addition we offer consultancy and in-house training.

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CPD Courses & Workshops

Business

Leadership and management

The National Training Academy

Are leadership and management the same thing? What makes a great leader and what skills are needed t...
Online Course
Business

Risk assessment training

The National Training Academy

All activities carry an element of risk! A risk assessment will help you to identify; prioritise and...
Online Course
Business

History of Social Housing

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Social housing is a vital part of the fabric of our society; providing affordable and specialist acc...
Online Course
Business

Anti-social behaviour: early intervention

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Anti-social behaviour continues to be a key area of concern for communities. ASB early intervention...
Online Course
Business

ASB grounds for possession

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When possession of a property is in prospect; staff need to have confidence that they understand the...
Online Course
Business

Anti-social behaviour in context

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Many people simply suffer in silence; fearful of reprisals. A few will complain. Housing teams must...
Online Course
Business

Asbestos awareness (Category A)

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Asbestos is a hazardous substance; every year over 4;500 people die from asbestos related diseases;...
Online Course
Business

Assured shorthold tenancies

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This course is designed for officers; team leaders and managers within housing management and suppor...
Online Course
Business

Role of a Management Committee

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There are over 164;000 registered charities in England and Wales; each one requiring a committee. Go...
Online Course
Business

Communication skills

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We all communicate every day; but do we get our messages across clearly? Do you know that words only...
Online Course
Business

COSHH – Control of substances hazardous to health

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Under the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002; employers need to either preve...
Online Course
Business

Critical factors influencing rent arrears

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A well-thought-out approach to rent arrears is one of the vital strands in an overall income managem...
Online Course
Business

Current social housing matters

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Housing has always been a dynamic field; and never more so than today. It is vital to understand the...
Online Course
Business

Data protection

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The amount of personal data being held by organisations has dramatically increased over recent years...
Online Course
Business

Writing a Staff and Volunteer Policy

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There’s a lot to be covered in a staff and volunteer policy; from recruitment and induction to disci...
Online Course
Business

Disrepair – is your house in order

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In the current economic climate; every penny counts. Disrepair is traditionally an area of significa...
Online Course
Business

DSE awareness

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A poor workstation set up can be hazardous to the individual; increasing the risk of injuries and il...
Online Course
Business

Fire Safety Training

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Knowing how to respond in an emergency can be the difference between life and death. Making informed...
Online Course
Business

Engagement and participation in community work

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Engagement and participation continues to be key area of work in the voluntary and community sector....
Online Course
Business

Equality and diversity

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Equality and diversity in the workplace and wider society is governed by The Equality Act 2010. This...
Online Course
Business

Food safety and hygiene in catering level 2

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EU Regulation 852/2004 Hygiene for Foodstuffs requires food businesses to ensure that staff who hand...
Online Course
Business

Health and safety in the workplace level 2

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Health and safety is everyone’s responsibility. A basic knowledge of health and safety is essential...
Online Course
Business

Facilitating effective meetings

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Meetings are an essential element in the life of any organisation. Well organised and managed; they...
Online Course
Business

Ladder safety

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This ladder safety course will enable employers and employees to reduce and control the risks associ...
Online Course
Business

Anti-social behaviour - Local authority and police...

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The Anti-social Behaviour Crime and Policing Act 2014 has placed significant emphasis on the importa...
Online Course
Business

Managing lone workers

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Modern working practices have significantly increased the number of staff working remotely. Ensuring...
Online Course
Business

Lone working

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Do you have colleagues who can see and hear what you are doing and can respond to a request from you...
Online Course
Business

Management and recovery of rent arrears

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The Housing Regulator requires all social housing providers to offer residents ‘a wide range of oppo...
Online Course
Business

Managing hoarding

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The collection and storing of excessive numbers of belongings significantly affects a resident’s abi...
Online Course
Business

Budgets and Cashflow Forecasts

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Without budgets; cash flow forecasts and financial monitoring how will you know what money is needed...
Online Course
Business

Manual handling

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We are all at risk from manual handling injuries. Manual handling injuries account for over a third...
Online Course
Business

Organisational finance for voluntary and community...

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Financial mismanagement can ruin an organisation; result in fines and obliterate trust. Good financi...
Online Course

CPD Subsectors

Corporate Training
Online & E-learning
Insurance & Risk
Human Resources
Support & Training