Career skills and training

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Employment support for those with learning disabilities

A charity that helps anyone with a learning disability to look at employment options, choose a course or career, search for jobs, create a CV and practice mock interviews.


Life skills support for those aged 14 plus and their families

Free tools and tips to help you build life skills and prepare for work. Includes a CV builder tool.

The Education Hub Group Ltd

Help to find student work experience

Find current opportunities for students including virtual work experiences, different types of apprenticeships, and degree tasters.

FutureLearn Limited

Free and paid online courses

Free and paid online courses and degrees from universities and specialist organisations.


How to select a University course

Find out what degree, subject and course might be right for you to study at university and information on applying.

NI Direct

Northern Ireland careers service

The Careers Service offers information, advice and guidance to all ages. Chat online, by phone or in person at your nearest Careers office.

Young Women's Trust

Improving lives of young women through employment

Supports women in England and Wales aged 18-30 who are struggling to live on low or no pay to get into work that is right for them. For example by helping with CVs and job applications.

General Assembly

Range of digital-focused online courses

Master new skills in design, marketing, technology, and data, online or at their campuses around the world. Mix of free and paid courses.


Free classes on skillshare

Browse thousands of free classes for your career passions and everything in between.

Free Code Camp

Free online courses to learn to code

Free tutorials to learn a variety of coding skills.

BSL Courses

BSL courses – British sign language courses online

Online British Sign Language courses.

Learn Direct

Providing courses, training and employment services

Providers of courses, qualifications, training and employment services in the UK. They deliver the products, services and dedicated support to successfully recruit train and nurture you.

Association Of Learning

Home learning and home study courses

Whether you are looking to extend your current knowledge with a new qualification or wish to embark on a career change, there is a range of distance learning courses to support you on your journey.

One Education

Courses for all learners

Helps people gain the practical knowledge and transferable skills necessary to enhance their career. Classes are taught online.

My Training Academy

Online training courses

Offers flexible online training courses for both individuals and businesses.

Code First: Girls

Supports women/non-binary working in tech

Free courses for young women/non-binary thinking about a career in tech. Course information and advice for young professional women/non-binary.

High Speed Training

Training courses to support career development

Provides a diverse range of industry-standard online training courses across Safeguarding Food Hygiene Health and Safety and Professional Development.

Online Learning College

Home study courses for students in the UK

Delivers courses online with lessons assignments, resources and materials all included to help study towards an internationally recognised qualification.

National Extension College

Online distance learning courses

Providing online distance learning courses directly to students.

ICS Learn

ICS learn: online learning provider

Making learning as accessible as possible by allowing busy people to get the skills, training and education they want in a way that offers them complete flexibility.

Course Gate

Bowse online courses

Offer a variety of online courses of different levels and covering a broad range of subjects.


Classroom and online career development courses

Provides accredited courses in a range of areas including project management and leadership.


Accredited courses for professional development

Offers a range of affordable distance-learning courses on a variety of professional skills.


Online learning and professional training

Online and classroom-based courses to help people learn new skills and progress in their careers.

Home Study Zone

Home study zone: distance learning college

A distance learning college offering a wide range of courses in A-level, GCSE, and vocational subjects.

The British Council

Information about working or studying abroad

Learn about current and upcoming opportunities to study, work or volunteer abroad through their programmes.

Vocational distance learning and in class courses

With a huge range of courses from the UK’s online providers you will be sure to find a course that’s perfect for you.

Find training courses to help you grow

Search engine dedicated to professional development. Find and compare thousands of training courses in the UK.

Centre Of Excellence

Online courses and distance learning centre

Provides a variety of online courses on topics including psychology, holistic therapies and different hobbies and crafts.


Home learning online and paper courses

Extensive choices of industry recognised courses. Gain accreditation certificate or qualification at a pace that is convenient for you.

Get Licensed

Security professionals SIA license training courses

Allows you to search for courses designed for individuals wishing to obtain the SIA Door Supervisor Licence and work in security roles.

Distance Learning Centre

Distance learning and online courses

Provider of home study and open online learning courses.

New Skills Academy

New skills academy: online course provider

Gain a verifiable qualification on a wide array of subjects at your own pace.

Shaw Academy

Shaw academy: online courses with professional certification

Offers a variety of online vocational courses to help you progress in your career.

Not Going To Uni

University alternatives for school leavers

A free website that shows a range of alternatives to the standard university route to school and college leavers including apprenticeships.


Free online courses and online learning

Free online workplace skills training with 1000+ certificate and diploma courses.

Youth Employment UK

Careers advice for 14-24 year olds

Not-for-profit social enterprise founded to help tackle youth unemployment, by providing young people with skills and careers support.

Skills Development Scotland

Career information, advice and guidance

Helpline open Mon-Fri 9am-5pm providing free careers advice and information about training. Also information about local careers centres in Scotland.

National Careers Service

Career advice, guidance and tools

Provide information about careers courses to study and skills assessments that suggest career options based on what you enjoy. Get one-to-one advice through web chat or over the phone.

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