Many people find themselves sitting at home as businesses have temporarily closed, but now can be the perfect time to learn new skills and develop. I am pleased that a new online learning platform has been set up to help boost the nations skills. It’s completely free and can help you improve your digital and numeracy skills.
There are classes available to help you work on online content, creating websites, utilising social media and even data analysis and digital marketing. 82% of job vacancies require digital skills and it can often result in a higher salary if you have those skills. To learn more about the courses available and to sign up, please visit : https://theskillstoolkit.campaign.gov.uk/.
The courses are flexible so you can learn at your own pace and will help you develop and get ahead. I would encourage individuals and businesses to take advantage of this excellent opportunity not only to work on your skills but also help support mental health.
This is a fantastic opportunity to improve job prospects and help with career progression. The courses are aimed at various level from beginner to more advanced, so there is something there for everyone. I hope this is a useful tool to employees and employers.