Courses & qualifications

This section provides you with all the information, tips, and advice you need to get qualified right now. Not only will you find monthly round-ups of the best courses on offer, we’ve also covered the benefits of studying, along with core facts on a range of qualification types (from AAT to Cisco).

Three quick and easy ways to get into teaching

We spoke to Train Aid, a course provider run by people with experience in teaching, to find out three of the fastest (and easiest) ways to get into teaching.

The top courses to help you get hired May 2020

Need something to do? Here are three of the best courses you could be studying this May.

Three skills you need to study at home

Is procrastination getting the best of you? Here are three essential skills you need to study at home.

Five of the best courses for kids

To give you some inspiration, we’ve pulled together a list of five of the best online courses you can enrol your kids in right now.

10 hobbies you can do at home (without breaking the bank)

To help you make the most of your free time, we’ve put together a list of 10 great hobbies that you can start today (that won’t break the bank).

Seven of the best home learning courses

To ensure your time indoors is well spent, we’ve put together a list of seven of the best courses you can do from home this month. 

Three quick and easy ways to get into teaching

We spoke to Train Aid, a course provider run by people with experience in teaching, to find out three of the fastest (and easiest) ways to get into teaching.

The top courses to help you get hired May 2020

Need something to do? Here are three of the best courses you could be studying this May.

Three skills you need to study at home

Is procrastination getting the best of you? Here are three essential skills you need to study at home.

Five of the best courses for kids

To give you some inspiration, we’ve pulled together a list of five of the best online courses you can enrol your kids in right now.

10 hobbies you can do at home (without breaking the bank)

To help you make the most of your free time, we’ve put together a list of 10 great hobbies that you can start today (that won’t break the bank).

Seven of the best home learning courses

To ensure your time indoors is well spent, we’ve put together a list of seven of the best courses you can do from home this month. 

How to become accountancy qualified online

Want to get accountancy qualified, without a classroom? We spoke to Eagle, one of the most experienced online distance learning providers, to find out how to become accountancy qualified online.

The top courses to help you get hired March 2020

Is it really March already? To help inspire you, here are three of the top sectors you can get qualified in this March.

Five reasons you should become a bookkeeper

We spoke to Eagle, one of the most experienced online distance learning providers, to find out why bookkeeping is a great field to work in.

The top courses to help you get hired February 2020

If you’re looking to learn something new this February, then you’re in the right place. Here are three of the top sectors you can get qualified in this month.

Five reasons to start a career in Cyber Security

We spoke to the experts at Northumbria University London Campus, to find out why there’s never been a better time to start a career in cyber security.

What job can I get with a CIMA qualification?

What job can you get with CIMA? We spoke to Kaplan, the UK leader in financial, accountancy and business training, to find out just a few of your career options.

Eight new things you should learn in 2020

We can’t make sure you stick to your ‘New Year, New You’ mantra, but we can give you over 40,000 courses to choose from. Here are eight new things you should learn this year.

The top courses to help get you hired January 2020

Want to actually stick to one of your resolutions in 2020? Here are three of the top ways you can get career-qualified this January.

How an online MPA could be the key to a career in the public sector

We spoke to the University of Birmingham, one of the UK’s leading providers of the online MPA, to find out how getting MPA qualified could be the key to a great career in the public sector.

Environmental law careers: How to get started

We spoke to the University of Birmingham to find out more about the industry, and to get their top tips on how to get started with a career in environmental law.

Cyber Monday courses: What deals are available?

Cyber Monday deals are available now. Black Friday might be over, but that doesn’t mean you can’t keep saving. To help narrow it down, here are a few of our top picks.

Best deals on Black Friday 2019 courses

Britain’s biggest shopping event is here. Here are four of the top sectors you can get qualified in for less this month.

Black Friday: when is it and what deals on courses are coming?

Black Friday is coming. Here’s everything we know about our biggest courses sale, and what to expect when the time comes.

Six reasons you should start studying AAT right now

We spoke to the experts at AVADO, the UK’s largest online provider of AAT qualifications, to find their top six reasons you should start learning AAT today:

Five reasons you should become CIPD certified right now

Considering a CIPD certification, but don’t know where to start? Here are five reasons you should become CIPD certified right now:

The top courses to help get you hired October 2019

Looking to learn a new skill this Halloween? Why not treat yourself by finding the perfect course to help you meet your goals.

Five of the most in-demand skills employers are looking for in 2019

At reed.co.uk, we don’t just help people find great jobs. Here are five skills employers are looking for in 2019 – and our top courses to help you get them.

Beauty therapy careers: how to get started

We spoke to The International Career Institute (ICI), an independent provider of over 50 distance learning courses, to find out their top tips on how to break into the beauty industry.