The Skills Toolkit

Learn new digital and numeracy skills at your own pace with a free online course using The Skills Toolkit.

Pick from a range of digital topics and skill levels, available from introductory to advanced.

Digital and numeracy skills are valuable and sought after for all kinds of jobs. 82% of all job vacancies require digital skills.

A digital course could help you:

  • exercise your mind during lockdown or furlough (temporary leave)
  • progress your career
  • explore new job prospects
  • get started online

See our advice on getting the most out of online learning.

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Search for courses from learning providers, including colleges and local authority providers which may offer work-related courses on a wide range of topics.

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Skills assessment

Take an assessment to learn more about your skills and the careers that might suit you.

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