Did you know that there are lots of exciting opportunities to learn something new in your local library? You are never too old to give something new a go! We can help you take the first steps back into learning so whether you want to learning in a formal group sessions, independently on your own or online from your own home then we offer it all.
Listed below are a wide range of free online learning opportunities that you can access both at home or in the libraries.
Learn My Way
Learn My Way is a website full of free online courses aimed at beginners. Here you can develop your digital skills to make the most of the online world. Once you’ve got the basics you can then learn to shop online, submit a job application, develop even more skills, the world is your oyster!
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National Careers Service
Make the right first impression! The National Careers Service provides simple step by step tools to build a great CV from scratch. You can also get advice on applications forms, covering letters and interviews.
The Digital Garage is a free online marketing training service, provided by Google, for business owners, employees or students who want to sharpen their digital marketing skills to grow their business or career.
OpenLearn aims to break down the barriers to education by reaching millions of learners around the world, providing free educational resources and inviting all to sample courses that our registered students take – all for free!
BBC Skillswise is a free-to-access website for adult numeracy and literacy tutors and students, with printable worksheets and factsheets and online games, videos and quizzes that can be used in class or by students at home. This site currently covers Entry 3 and Level 1 of the Skills for Life numeracy and literacy core curricula, with more content to come!