For staff providing health and social care support, below is a list of various training options available and some can be accessed free of charge.  To complete the support why not sign up to one of the Working Well programmes?  Providing e-learning for Healthcare professionals and is now delivering & developing more than 400 elearning programmes in collaboration with organisations including Royal Colleges, Department of Health and Social Care, NHS England and NHS Improvement and Public Health England.

SocialCare TV  Innovative, flexible and affordable e-learning for health and social care providers. Learn anytime, any place. -Skills for Care is the strategic workforce development and planning body for adult social care in England. They work with employers, Government and partners to ensure social care has the right people, skills and support required to deliver the highest quality care and support now and in the future.

RSPH | Royal Society for Public Health UK   RSPH offers a range of online courses. Some can lead to formal qualifications, while others can contribute toward CPD (Continual Professional Development). All courses can help individuals gain skills and knowledge and act as a foundation for further learning. There are paid and free courses available. Health and Social care courses online, written and endorsed by qualified professionals in the care sector, complete with downloadable course content for management, trainers, assessors and human resources in care. Provides businesses, further education providers and individuals access to a various training opportunities. From healthcare and history to coding and languages, FutureLearn has various courses available. UK government funded care courses. Explore the series of free health and social care qualifications available.  Challenging Behaviour training to develop disengagement/conflict management skills.

ACL Nightingale Care Bursery

From January 2023, all Health & Social Care courses at ACL will become part of the Nightingale Care Bursary (NCB).

The NCB enables everyone to access Health & Social Care courses and qualifications for FREE. So, whether you’re looking to start a new and fulfilling career in care or want to upskill – we can support you! If you are a health and care provider, you can also access the bursary to support staff training and development opportunities.

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