03rd December 2015 Written by Skills for Health

3 reasons why you won’t want to miss out...

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With more than 300,000 completions per annum in the NHS alone, Skills for Health Elearning is a success story that’s still being told.

But you don’t need to take our word for it - here are 3 reasons why Skills for Health’s Elearning is the market leader...

#1 Market Leaders

Produced by experts in their field
These courses are developed to the highest standards by professional Elearning designers working with national expert reference groups such as the University of Worcestershire for Dementia Studies

High standard of production
The quality and integrity of Elearning from Skills for Health is informed by successful delivery and positive feedback

Recognised for innovation
Skills for Health was shortlisted in the 2015 E-learning Awards in the category Excellence in the Production of Learning Content (not for profit) out of 400 entries.

Accredited by those who matter
The courses have applicable accreditation and support from organisations such as National Association of Hospital Fire Officers and Public Health England

Compliant courses for peace of mind
Elearning is aligned to the UK Core Skills Training and Clinical Skills Frameworks - now and in the future

In-depth development to ensure benefits
Building Skills for Health Elearning is a nine-stage process which includes working closely with experts throughout the sector, with quality of learning and innovation in the use of technology at the centre

We’re the most trusted
We’re the most widely used Elearning provider in NHS Trusts

#2 Statutory training made easy

All your statutory/mandatory training from one provider
Trusts have a responsibility to provide statutory and mandatory training to staff, and Elearning is an efficient and effective way of meeting this need

An efficient and cost-effective way of delivering key training
The economies of scale mean better value rewards for those who have a larger workforce

It supports the Care Certificate
The courses work alongside the new measures to ensure workers have the same introductory skills, knowledge and behaviours to provide compassionate, safe and high quality care and support

Elearning provides a cost effective and flexible training solution
The flexible Elearning is key in “reducing the need for day release and cutting down on costs associated with face-to-face training,” says Janine Smith, Business Manager, NHS Ealing

Up to the minute information guaranteed
Courses are constantly revised and updated with up to date information.

Remote access means flexible learning
There’s 24/7 remote access via tablets and home computers - whichever works for you

Meaningful to the target audience
Assessment sections allow learners to test their knowledge of the subject and ensure they can apply it in work-based scenarios

You’re not on your own
There’s convenient helpdesk support for any technical queries

Give yourself an overview
Elearning means you can track training rates, progress and run completion reports on where staff are with their programmes. Match this with Skills for Health’s WIRED Compliance reporting tool and you’ll be able to measure your staff’s compliance rates against topics/subjects and make significant annual savings.

#3 Tried and Tested

Tried and tested across the industry
There are more than 507,000 registered learners across the UK

Most widely used courses by UK healthcare organisations
The Elearning courses are used by more than 2,800 healthcare organisations across the country

Recommended by others
A massive 87% of users state that they would recommend the Elearning to a friend

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What next? Access Elearning

Large Organisation?: For organisations requiring more than a total 60 accesses to the Elearning courses, please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to arrange an informal discussion with your regional director.

Small Organisation?: For organisations requiring under 60 accesses (e.g. 6 staff accessing 10 courses is 60 accesses), all Elearning courses can be booked directly though the Skills Platform – Skills for Health Elearning, including our Elearning unlimited bundle offer.