Online Continuous Professional Development (CPD)

CPD classes are £35 or free for eligible learners


Our range of online Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses and workshops are aimed at learners and qualified practitioners to help you continue developing your personal skills and professional knowledge. They could also be an ideal first step for those new to adult education or looking to find out more about a particular subject area.

Our suite of courses will develop and enhance your personal skills and may be particularly useful for those working within the voluntary and community sector, and for anyone whose role calls for interaction with the general public such as counsellors, teachers, teaching assistants, childcare practitioners, support workers and many more.


Key features

  • Fully online
  • Study from anywhere, at any time, on any device
  • Most courses can be completed in 4-6 hours
  • Perfect for an introduction to a subject or a subject refresher
  • Great addition to your CV
  • These courses are CPD Certified; you will receive an e-certificate on completion.


Courses available

  • Importance of online safety
  • Health and safety in the workplace
  • Manual handling safety at work
  • Prevention and control of infection
  • Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication
  • Food safety awareness
  • Introduction to first aid
  • GDPR
  • Conflict management
  • Induction of new staff
  • Leading and motivating a team
  • Organising and delegating
  • Performance management
  • Planning and allocating work
  • Solving problems and making decisions
  • Stress management
  • Understanding leadership online
  • COSHH 
  • Mental health awareness online
  • Prepare to deliver excellent customer service
  • Alcohol awareness 
  • Substance misuse awareness
  • Understanding anxiety
  • Understanding depression
  • Understanding stress
  • IT software fundamentals
  • Using it to increase productivity
  • Principles of internet safety
  • Principles of safeguarding
  • The importance of British values
  • Introduction to first aid- zone 3
  • Introduction to first aid- zone 2
  • Introduction to first aid- zone 4
  • Discipline in the workplace
  • Understanding equality and diversity
  • Understand the principles of exercise and fitness
  • Understanding eating disorders
  • Principles of weight management
  • Explore the principles of healthy eating
  • Dementia awareness
  • Fire safety principles
  • Safeguarding adults and children