Creating local learning strategies for international markets
Localising training is not merely about translation. In today’s hyper-competitive business market, how can companies ensure their e-learning strategies are successful?
Virtual College supports the Food Standards Agency to promote safe summer food
What menaces lie in wait behind your festival hotdog or carnival burger? Throughout the summer, Virtual College will be supporting the Food Standards Agency by sharing its advice and research findings.
Maximising digital interventions for software tool training
The process of on-boarding a new starter has always been a complex one, but the introduction of bespoke software tools controlling key operational functions has undoubtedly made this task even more challenging.
Equality Act 2010 - Equality in the Workplace Legislation
In this guide, Virtual College explains the 2010 Equality Act, what constitutes discrimination and how this legislation provides equality in the workplace.
Patients at risk due to antibiotics shortage
Patients across the UK are at risk because of a huge shortage of one the most widely used hospital antibiotics, according to doctors.
Safeguarding & technology: how to protect children from harm
In today’s digital world, children and toddlers are growing up surrounded by the latest technology but how can we ensure that they are kept safe from any damaging content?
Staying a step ahead of internet-related child sexual abuse
The internet has doubtlessly opened up all sorts of new opportunities for children and young people that simply didn't exist 20 years ago - but inevitably, the flipside of this is that it has also exposed them to new dangers from which they need to be protected.
Positive response to first ‘Social Housing Horizons’ Event
Held on 12th July at Knightstone Housing in Weston- Super-Mare, the networking forum for professionals in the social housing sector was well received
Race and faith-based bullying on the rise in the UK
A tense political climate is resulting in a spike in the number of British children being exposed to race and faith-based bullying, highlighted in a new report from the NSPCC.