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Learning Together:
Flexible and free digital learning packages

Learning Together is Northumberland Skills' online learning platform, which enables you to access a host of free, flexible digital learning packages relevant to your learning and career aspirations. 


How does Learning Together work?

Learning Together has been designed to enable you to learn in a different way - in a way that suits your needs and is flexible to fit around your lifestyle and commitments.

We've built this online platform to give you access to free bolt-on modules and digital learning packages, extending opportunities and supporting you to grow your CV.

Scroll down to explore the six core modules available in more detail.

How do I access the
Learning Together platform?

Explore your subject area of interest below and contact us by email or call 01670 623 689 to find out more about enrolling and getting started with your personal Learning Together login.

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Leadership & Management

We offer a range of modules to extend your leadership and management skills, including:

  • Change management

  • Understanding the management role

  • Developing people in the workplace

  • Developing your leadership style

  • Coaching

  • Solving problems with effective decisions

  • Effective minute taking

  • Developing/leading teams to achieve goals

  • Becoming an effective leader

Customer Service

Further hone your customer service knowledge and expertise with our tailored modules: 

  • Customer Service suite:
    - Introduction
    - Standards
    - Communication

  • Assertive communication

  • Managing customer relations

  • Unconscious bias

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Health & Social Care

Extend your confidence and capabilities to bolster your career in health and social care with our industry-specific modules: 

  • Introduction to Autism

  • End of life care awareness

  • Understanding SEN support

  • Speech, language and communication

  • Food Safety Level 1

Health & Safety

Gaining a greater understanding and awareness of health and safety in the workplace is beneficial across an array of industries, not least when caring for people. Modules include: 

  • Introduction to health and safety

  • Fire safety awareness

  • Display screen equipment

  • Stress awareness

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Equality & Diversity and Safeguarding

An inclusive environment promotes happy, healthy teams. Updating your understanding of equality and diversity as well as safeguarding requirements will support you and others. Modules include:

  • Equality & Diversity

  • Safeguarding children and adults

  • Cyber security and cyber crime

  • Prevent

  • Information security

Professional Development

Continuous professional development enables you to evolve your knowledge and broaden your horizons. Our professional development modules include: 

  • Delivering professional presentations

  • Presentation skills (parts 1 and 2)

  • Effective writing

  • Finance for non-financial managers

  • Meeting skills

  • Conflict resolution