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).

Eight new things you should learn in 2019

Hands up if one of your resolutions was to learn something new this year? To help inspire you, here are just eight new things you should definitely learn this year.

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 January 2019

New Year: new course. To ensure you’re living your best life in 2019, here are three of the best courses to get you hired this month.

The top courses to help you get hired December 2018

Christmas tree: check, Wham on repeat: check, a great course: oh wait. To help you finish your year on a good note, here are three of the top courses you could be doing (or gifting) this December.

Eight digital marketing tips to take your marketing strategy to the next level

Business Consort have created a 30 day digital challenge, providing you with a new digital marketing tip every day. Here are just eight of the top tips.

Best deals on Black Friday 2018 courses

We’ve found the best deals on online and classroom-based courses this Black Friday. Here are the top sectors you can get qualified in for less this week.

Data protection: How a lost USB stick could be the key to finding your ideal career in tech

We spoke to tech experts the Learning People, to learn how something as simple as a lost USB stick could be the key to finding your ideal career in tech.

The top courses to help you get hired November 2018

With a great selection of professional qualifications live on the site, Guy Fawkes isn’t the only one making sparks fly this November. Here are three of the top courses you could be doing right now.

The top courses to help you get hired October 2018

If you’re looking for a life-changing course in October, you’re in for a treat. To help inspire you, here are the top courses you could be starting now.

AAT: What you need to know

Are you all about accountancy? You should consider AAT…

Learning & Development careers: What you need to know

Want to work in L&D? Here’s everything you need to know about a career in Learning & Development (along with a few tips on how to get started):

The top courses to help you get hired September 2018

Wish you could learn something new? To help you go back to school this September, here are three of the top courses you could be starting right now.

Lean management: What you need to know

Want to learn a more efficient way of working? Here’s everything you need to know about lean – and how you can learn the key princples for free.

A level results day: What are your options?

Just got your A level results, and not sure where to go next? Here are some of our top tips to help you weigh up the options on A level results day:

Accountancy study methods quiz: Which one is right for you?

Ready to start studying? Find out which methods work best for you, and learn how to overcome some common misconceptions about courses with our helpful quiz.

The top courses to help you get hired August 2018

Wish you were there? There’s a course for that. To help you pursue a new passion, here are three of the best free courses you can take this summer.

The top courses to help you get hired July 2018

You don’t have to take a trip to Russia to hit your goals this summer. To help inspire you to hit yours in July, here are three of the top courses you could start right now.

Retraining: What you need to know

Thinking about retraining? To help you figure out if it’s right for you, here’s everything you need to know about how to get started.

Is a project management course right for me?

We spoke with e-Careers, one of the leading course advertisers in the UK, to help you work out if a project management course could help you in your career.

Five apprenticeships you may not have considered

Ever thought about becoming an apprentice? Here are some of the top apprenticeships you may not have considered:

Is a sales management course right for me?

Looking to take the next step in your sales career? Here’s our guide to the qualifications which will take you where you want to go.

The top courses to help you get hired June 2018

To help you make the most of your time in June (and/or give you something productive to read beside the pool), here are three of the top courses you could start right now.

The top courses to help you get hired May 2018

Looking to learn something new this month? To help you reach your own potential, here are three life changing courses you could start this May:

How to: Gain essential IT skills (for free)

Want to improve your tech skills? We spoke to vision2learn, one of the UK’s top providers of free courses, to find out how you can gain essential IT skills (for free).