Free Online Course
Have a look at these free online courses for carers:
Vision to learn offer a broad range of qualifications online. Each course is nationally accredited and delivered in partnership with a further education college in England. They are all funded by the UK Government too, so if you are eligible you can study for free. Please check their criteria for details of how to apply for a free course.
Future Learn This collection of free online dementia courses is designed for healthcare professionals or family and friends who care for people with dementia
Openlearn offer a series of free online courses aimed at those who wish to improve their skills, knowledge and career prospects in a number of specific areas.
These courses includeAbout Me: building resilience for caring and the role of good nutrition in caring for someone
Carers UK also offer two free online courses – About me: building resilience for caring and the role of good nutrition when caring for someone. To access these courses go to their website and use the access code below:
https://carersdigital.org/access code DGTL8827
“This online Carers course was ideal for me. I live in a rural location and I didn’t have to leave my cared for or travel miles, which was my main concern. I wouldn’t haven’t have been able to attend face to face training so this resource has been invaluable to me”