training

New dates for first aid courses

We're now taking bookings for our next First Aid courses, which take place at our Derby campus on Pride Park. A new date has been added for a one-day Emergency First Aid at Work course, with the next one taking place... Read More

New training courses to drive the way forward

A training course has been launched by Learning Unlimited to help electricians get ahead of the competition and learn how to install electric vehicle charging equipment. The one day and two day courses are designed to help electricians stay at the cutting... Read More

Extra spaces on 18th Edition Electrical Wiring course

Calling all electricians! We have some late available space on our 18th Edition Electrical Wiring Regulations course on Friday 22 February in Chesterfield College. The three-day course, which runs on Friday 22 February, Monday 25 February and Tuesday 26 February, provides an understanding of the application of the IET wiring... Read More

Breakfast event to shape training for future

Regional employers across health, social care and childcare sectors are being invited to join Learning Unlimited's Employer Advisory Board to help shape the next generation of professionals working in those industries. The sector specific employer group will meet for the very first time on Wednesday 27 February at Chesterfield... Read More

Short safety course aims to boost business productivity

Learning Unlimited is to host a short intensive IOSH Managing Safely course this spring that enables managers to get up to speed on the latest health and safety regulations and be back at their desk within the week. This concentrated three-day course is designed for managers and supervisors to help... Read More

Lunchtime discussion to tackle training and apprentices...

Businesses across Chesterfield are invited to join a discussion over lunch about training and apprenticeships. The next meeting of Chesterfield College's Employer Advisory Board will provide the chance to network and have a chat about the training issues that matter most to businesses operating locally whether that be about apprenticeships... Read More

Why first aid knowledge is a key skill

Hands up if you'd know what to do if there was an accident in the workplace. While most of us would want to be the one to rush to help, not everyone has the knowledge nor the confidence to help. Yet the first few minutes after the incident are crucial.... Read More

How a trainer initiative could beat the engineering ski...

It’s no big secret that there’s been an ever growing skills gap in the engineering sector for some years. Today employers are finding it even more difficult to recruit and an ageing workforce is beginning to create an extra challenge for them. But the introduction of a new training package... Read More

Training initiative to help businesses boost skills

A new package for those wanting to deliver training in the workplace or classroom is being launched by Learning Unlimited to help businesses boost the skills of their workforce in a completely different way. With... Read More

Event to offer advice for apprentices

Ever wondered what an apprenticeship... Read More

Graduation ceremony celebrates success of higher appren...

Higher apprentices celebrated their achievements during a special graduation ceremony in Chesterfield, watched on by family and friends. The event saw learners receive their university level qualifications gained with Learning Unlimited, part of... Read More

Event to raise awareness of engineering opportunities

Learning Unlimited will be joining a prestigious list of internationally known organisations exhibiting at The Apprentice Engineer Show on Wednesday (31 October) at the Roundhouse in Derby. The Derby team will be joining the line-up that include the likes of Rolls-Royce, Jaguar Land Rover, JCB, Toyota, Network Rail, and The... Read More

How to take your staff to the next level: Leadership an...

Leah Shortt, Operations Manager at Learning Unlimited highlights and provides advice on how leadership and management apprenticeships could take your organisation to the next level, by developing staff and taking them to Chartered Management status. Developing the right calibre of managers to... Read More

Fox’s Biscuits see English as key ingredient to success

11 members of staff at Fox’s Biscuits production facility in Batley have undergone an ESOL course (English for Speakers of Other Languages) through Learning Unlimited leading to boosted staff morale and potential progression through the business. More courses are now planned to run as the business makes a big... Read More

Interested in teaching? Come to our Train to Teach show...

Our Train to Teach showcase event is the perfect opportunity to learn more about our high quality teaching programmes. From early years to adult education and even work-based training, we have a huge range of teaching qualifications for you to choose... Read More