Education Training Courses


Learn anytime, anywhere with online Education training courses. Designed to ensure staff compliance and reduce risk, as well as build the skills knowledge, and confidence of your team.

CPD Approved Online Education Training

Looking for compliance and personal development training to support your teaching staff? Our catalogue of over 300 online training courses is here to help and can provide you with the flexibility and simplicity you need to ensure your staff have access to high quality skills development and compliance training at a time, place and pace to suit their learning preferences.

Having supported the education sector for well over 25 years our training courses have been implemented throughout nurseries, primary and secondary schools, colleges and universities to aid in staff development and to help fulfil mandatory training requirements.

With the majority of our courses CPD certified, our cost-effective training covers everything from essential compliance training across safeguarding, health & safety and food safety through to personal development and mental health & wellbeing training support.

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High-quality online education courses

Our collection of Education training courses cover everything you need to ensure your education setting meets the latest compliance requirements and guidance. With high-quality online Education courses we cover essential topics including:

Build Your Own Training Package

Perfect for training medium to large teams and workforces.

If you’re looking to train a large team or entire workforce across a wide range of business compliance topics, our Build Your Own Package provides a simple and flexible solution.

What do you get?

  • As many licences as you require
  • A choice of up to 30 courses from our large catalogue of quality-assured digital courses, including CPD certified business compliance courses
  • Access to our learning management system, allowing your learners to access their training anytime, anywhere

It’s a no brainer. Speak to our team today to get started!


Pay As You Go Online Courses

Ideal for individuals and small teams

If you’re simply looking to purchase a variety of essential education courses for a small number of employees or team, all our training is available online and on-demand on a pay as you go basis.

What do you get?

  • Simply browse our online catalogue
  • Pick and choose the right courses for you and your organisation, including from over 40 CPD certified food hygiene courses
  • Access your training anytime, anywhere through our easy-to-use learning management system
  • Buy more courses as and when you need

Get started today!

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Compliance Training

Safeguarding | ✔ CPD Approved Courses

Our suite of Safeguarding training courses have been designed to keep children, adults and vulnerable people safe from harm and many of our courses have been designed specifically to support the education sector and teaching staff.

Developed alongside leading experts our immersive and engaging training covers all areas of safeguarding including;

  • Safeguarding Children Levels 1,2 & 3
  • Safeguarding in Education
  • Radicalisation and Extremism
  • Supporting Teenagers and Young People
  • Child and Adult Sexual Exploitation
  • Esafety
  • Toxic Trio
  • Child Poverty
  • LGBQT Awareness

Workplace Compliance | ✔ CPD Approved Courses

Ensuring you and your staff are compliant with key regulations and legislation that impact your school is essential to creating a positive working environment and reducing risks.

Whether you’re handling data and require GDPR training for your team or upskilling your staff in equality and diversity legislation, our courses are here to help.

Key areas we can support you with include:

  • An Introduction to GDPR
  • Essentials of Data Protection (GDPR)
  • Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace
  • Cyber Security Awareness
  • Social Media Marketing Training
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Health & Safety | ✔ CPD Approved Courses

Keeping your teachers and pupils safe whilst in a school setting is essential for the successful running of your workplace. With a wide range of workplace-based Health & Safety training courses we can help ensure your teachers are compliant with key legislation and help you to promote a safe working environment. Our training covers topics such as:
  • Awareness of Health and Safety at Work
  • COSHH Training
  • First Aid
  • Fire Safety
  • Manual Handling in the Workplace
  • Esafety
  • Risk Assessment in the Workplace
  • Slips and Trips
  • Display Screen Equipment (DSE)
  • COVID-19 Training
  • Infection Prevention and Control

Food & Safety | ✔ RoSPA Assured Courses and CPD Approved Training

With over 75 Food Safety courses to choose from, we have everything you need to upskill your staff and to ensure they are up-to-date and compliant with the latest food safety legislation. Covering a large number of your key training needs our food safety training can help to drive good practice and real behaviour change within your organisation.

Our key Food Safety courses include:

  • Level 2 Food Safety & Hygiene for Catering
  • Essentials of Data Protection (GDPR)
  • Level 3 Food Safety & Hygiene for Catering
  • Food Allergy Awareness Training
  • HACCP Training

Teacher Development Training

Personal & Professional Development | ✔ CPD Approved Courses

Our newly launched suite of Personal Development training has everything you need to help build the skills, knowledge and confidence of your teaching workforce. From confident building techniques through to growth mindset and time management training, whatever personal skills your team are looking to develop our bitesize online courses can help.

Our Personal Development training includes

  • Confidence Building Techniques
  • Dealing with Stressful Situations
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Time Management
  • Presentation Skills and much more…
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Leadership & Management Training | ✔ CPD Approved Courses and ILM Assured Packages

Supporting aspiring managers through to organisational leaders, our Leadership & Management training can help equip your managers with the skills and tools they need to drive organisation success. From Personal Effectiveness and Communication through to Coaching, Mentoring and Performance Management, our catalogue of online bitesize courses can support you and your teaching staff.

Our Leadership & Management training includes:

  • The Role of the Manager
  • Personal Effectiveness
  • Performance Management
  • Communication
  • Coaching and much more...

Supporting Your Staff's Mental Health & Wellbeing

Looking after the mental health and wellbeing of your staff is essential if you want to ensure that they are best placed to teach effectively, and that students and pupils can confidently develop and build their education.

With matters such as burnout and stress-related issues on the rise, we help organisations and schools protect their staff and students. Offering online mental health and wellbeing awareness courses, detailed guides on how to improve mental health and wellbeing and useful articles and downloadable resources on work-life balance and safeguarding children with mental health problems, we have a whole range of resources to help improve the wellbeing of everyone in your education establishment.
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Easy to use Learning Management System

All our courses and training packages are delivered through our own easy-to-use Learning Management System, Enable.

Work with us to personalise your learning pathways, share content and track and report on learner progress, all from one simple, easy-to-access location.

With Enable, your people can learn anytime, anywhere. Already have a learning management system? Not a problem, we can support by seamlessly sharing our content into your existing platform.

✔ Easy setup and onboarding
✔ Report & measure performance
✔ No in-house tech requirement
✔ Keep track of results
✔ Make training accessible to all
✔ Support employees globally


Learner Certification

Whether you’re looking to complete our full Education training suite or an individual bitesize course, all our online training courses come with downloadable and printable certificates of achievement, ideal for showcasing your newfound skills, knowledge and experience.

CPD Approved Training

Each of our individual Education courses are CPD certified.

Courses which are CPD certified have been recognised as meeting the high standards and benchmarking requirements set out by the CPD Certification Service. At Virtual College, our CPD certified courses help professionals to work towards a recognised CPD certification. Almost every business and organisation will acknowledge the merit behind a CPD certification.


Build your own training package today


Our dedicated team can work with you to build your own training package unique to your business.

✔ Choose up to 30 titles for your learners from a catalogue of over 200 quality-assured courses.

✔ Purchase as many licenses as you need.

✔ Access, track, and manage training through our LMS.

✔ Upload your own content and let your learners access everything they need in one place.

Contact us today to get started!


Dedicated Support

We believe in looking after our customers and learners.

In addition to a whole host of easily accessible support content, our dedicated customer and learner support team are always on hand to help and guide you in the right direction.


Whilst we think our training is great, don’t just take our word for it