Short Courses


Education and Skills deliver a number of funded short courses which can be completed online or via a workbook. Funding is subject to availability and eligibility.

Below you’ll find a list of the short courses we currently offer. If you’re interested in any of these hit the Enrol Today button now!

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Who long do they take?

Each course will typically take you around 6 weeks to complete, although some people finish them much quicker.

Am I eligible for funding?

If you are live in England and haven't completed the course before you'll be able to get funded. Click the enrol today button and arrange to speak to one of the team for more details.


  • CACHE Awareness of Mental Health Problems
  • Cleaning Principles
  • Common Health Conditions
  • Counselling Skills
  • Customer Service for Health and Social Care Settings 
  • ERR in Health, Social Care or Children and Young People’s Settings (Award)
  • Equality and Diversity 
  • Falls Prevention Awareness – new Jan 18
  • Information Advice or Guidance V2 
  • Introducing Caring for Children and Young People 
  • Lean Organisation Management Techniques
  • Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
  • Principles of Care Planning 
  • Principles of Customer Service
  • CACHE Principles of Dementia Care 
  • Cache Safeguarding and Prevent
  • Principles of End of Life Care
  • CACHE Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection
  • Principles of Team Leading 
  • CACHE Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties
  • Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities
  • Understanding Autism
  • CACHE Understanding Behaviour that Challenges
  • Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health – new Jan 18
  • Understanding Care & Management of Diabetes
  • Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care 
  • CACHE Understanding Nutrition and Health
  • Understanding Retail Operations
  • CACHE Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care
  • Warehousing and Storage 
  • Working with People with Mental Health Needs

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Education and Skills Training & Development

01302 802220