Virtual College News
Virtual College gives New Year boost for colleges and training providers on Apprenticeships15 March 2013
Free online Apprenticeship foundation level resources are now available to colleges and training providers, thanks to an initiative announced today by awarding body OCR and the Apprenticeship e-Academy, a division of the Virtual College.
Press Release – Virtual College addresses fresh challenges in the housing sector15 March 2013
2013 will bring numerous changes and challenges to the sector which is why a leading training specialist is carrying out research to establish what is causing the sector most concern and how housing providers intend to deal with the issues they face.
Press Release – Virtual College offers fully-funded bite-sized efficiency training as solution to manufacturers’ headaches15 March 2013
YP Training, the Ilkley-based division of Virtual College, is the only training provider in the North of England to be able to offer fully-funded, bite-sized efficiency training programmes to small and medium sized manufacturers.
Short-list for the Lean Healthcare Academy Awards 201315 January 2013
Virtual College has today announced the eagerly awaited shortlist for its Lean Healthcare Academy Awards event being held at the Marriott Hotel in Leeds on 7th February.
Press Release – Safeguarding e-Academy funds Sensory garden for autistic children10 December 2012
Virtual College’s Safeguarding Children e-Academy Account Manager John Bradbury attended the opening of the Together Trusts Woodlands School new sensory garden for children with autism.
Virtual College Supports the Lord Mayor of Bradford’s Appeal29 November 2012
Virtual College has made a donation of £2,000 to the Lord Mayor of Bradford’s appeal, 'Sprinkle Sunshine'
Anti abuse app launched by Virtual College and LIDAS27 November 2012
The free App, the first of its kind, is aimed at providing useful information for people worried about their abusive behaviour towards their partner or family member.
New additions to the Virtual College online course catalogue 26 November 2012
In October Virtual College released a number of new courses across its e-Academies that are now available for general sale
Virtual College housing e-Academy customer service online course26 October 2012
Virtual College's Housing e-Academy introduces initiatives to enhance Customer Service in the social housing sector
Christmas Charity Holly Ball26 October 2012
Virtual College are delighted to be the proud sponsors for the third year running of the annual Christmas Holly Ball, a high-profile charity event in Ilkley’s social calendar and one of the longest running charity events in the area, now in its 26th year
Virtual College nominated for two Insider Growth 100 awards 22 October 2012
For a second year, Virtual College has been listed in the Insider top 100 Yorkshire companies, and in addition has been nominated for 2 awards.
Search for Online CPD courses grows significantly in 201211 October 2012
As more people become accustomed to using computers in their day to day work, CPD training has also become a way to complete necessary tasks without incurring huge costs.
Virtual College’s Learning Management System 'Enable' chosen by Youth Hostel Association to broaden its online training provision 09 October 2012
The YHA has chosen Virtual College to provide a learning management system to allow more efficient staff training.
Virtual College 2013 Lean Healthcare Academy Conference and Awards Event: Deadline for Nominations Imminent!28 September 2012
National online training provider in Lean Healthcare, Virtual College, is to hold its 5th Lean Healthcare Academy Annual Conference and Awards event at the Marriott Hotel in Leeds on 7th February 2013.
New Courses and updates from Virtual College September 201228 September 2012
Find out about the latest e-learning course releases and updates from Virtual college in this September news piece
Virtual College shortlisted for 2012 e-learning award in the non-profit category19 September 2012
Following a joint project with NHS Diabetes, Virtual College has been shortlisted for an e-learning award for the “Safe Use of Insulin” course
Virtual College celebrates another milestone with 750,000 learners.10 September 2012
Neil Skinner from Molson Coors Brewery was recognised as the e-learning provider’s 750,000th learner
New Virtual College e-learning centre to open Friday 31st August30 August 2012
Virtual College expands its premises following exceptional growth in its workforce and course delivery.
Promoting Learning Management Systems at the Ilkley Business Forum13 June 2012
The Ilkley Business Forum is holding its third annual Summer Showcase and Virtual College will be there!
Android based PC soon to be available for $5012 June 2012
Another great e-learning option of an extremely low budget PC, the APC retails at only 50 dollars