Special offers and activities from our national partners and training organisations for Learning at Work Week 2018.


National headline supprter: Pearson

We’re the world’s learning company, with expertise in educational courseware and assessment, and a range of teaching and learning services powered by technology. Our products and services are used by millions of teachers and learners around the world every day. Our mission is to help people make progress in their lives through learning — because we believe that learning opens up opportunities, creating fulfilling careers and better lives.

In the UK, we are a leading awarding organisation providing a range of academic, vocational and professional qualifications from our Edexcel, BTEC and LCCI brands. We also offer products, support and services to training providers and employers in the planning, delivery and assessment of apprenticeships. www.pearson.com/uk

For Learning at Work Week 2018, Pearson will be supporting a range of activities including free webinars.


National activity partner: The Open University Business School (OUBS).
OUBS is the pioneer of online business education. Founded 30 years ago as part of The Open University, it is now a leading business and management education provider to both individuals and organisations, spanning commercial, public and voluntary sectors. For further information, visit: business-school.open.ac.uk

For Learning at Work Week 2018, The Open University Business School are running two special webinars.

Webinar 1: The opportunities and challenges of present day empowerment - how might empowerment be different in the future?

Wednesday 25 April 12.30 – 1.00pm Presented by Laurie Knell, Associate Lecturer, The Open University Business School. For HR and L&D colleagues.
Sign up: http://business-school.open.ac.uk/events/webinar-opportunities-and-challenges-present-day-empowerment

Webinar 2: How empowered are you? Why you and your employer should care!

Monday 14 May  12.30 – 1.00pm  Presented by Laurie Knell, Associate Lecturer, The Open University Business School. For all Learning at Work Week participants.

Sign up: http://business-school.open.ac.uk/events/learning-work-week-webinar-how-empowered-are-you-why-you-and-your-employer-should-care


National activity partner: Findcourses
Cost-Free Training Taster Sessions
Are you interested in holding free training taster sessions during LAWW? findcourses.co.uk’s team of advisers can help. Using their extensive database of training providers, they can put you in touch with companies willing to offer free taster training sessions as part of your Learning at Work Week.

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Free access to GoodPractice’s award-winning online toolkit

Good Practice are offering free access to their award-winning online performance support toolkit for everyone in your organisation. Give all your employees access to this great resource, which is used by more than 1 million people to meet everyday challenges and be more effective. If you are one of the first 50 organisations to sign up, we'll include access to our Management 101 suite of e-learning as well!

Winner of the 2017 External Learning Solution of the Year at the LPI Learning Awards, the toolkit features 52 leadership, management and personal development topics and is packed with inspiring and engaging content. You’ll find videos, animations and infographics, as well as practical exercises and ‘how to’ guides, all designed to help boost performance.

 To sign up for this offer with GoodPractice, get in touch with the team today:

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 0131 221 3100


Free resources for charities during LAW Week


Register now for FREE access to our bite-sized learning videos produced specifically for charity workers.


The Charity Learning Consortium provide affordable eLearning solutions to over 130 charities. In addition to offering the best-known learning management system on the market, the CLC also provides members with quarterly members’ meetings, annual conferences and being part of a community of learning and development professionals.

Another unique benefit of becoming a member is the Clear Lessons Foundation video library, which offers more than 1200 short, authentic lessons with real leaders telling real stories, with no scripts.

Register now to try out this fantastic video resource and offer it to the leaders and managers in your organisation during Learning at Work Week.

Free leadership videos for LAW Week

Register now to access our Leadership Series of videos for Learning at Work Week, 14-20 May 2018.

The Clear Lessons online video library offers more than 500 short, authentic lessons with real leaders telling real stories, with no scripts.

All videos are two to three minutes long and can be accessed via desktop, mobile or tablet. Popular topics include leadership, managing people, resilience, active listening and creative thinking.

Register now to offer this fantastic free resource to the leaders and managers in your organisation during Learning at Work Week.

FREE resources from Northgate Training Activities!

 This year we have TWO FREE ICEBREAKERS for you!

1.     A FREE Northgate Icebreaker to test attention to detail; and

2.     A FREE Northgate Puzzle to get delegates working together

Simply email [email protected] to request yours TODAY!

Northgate is the leading developer of interactive and participative games, activities and business simulations. We make it easy for you to put active learning into your in-house courses. In short, we supply the activities and YOU run them! Excellent value for money!

Find out why thousands of Trainers worldwide trust Northgate to boost their learning & development initiatives at www.northgatetraining.co.uk.


FREE access to the Alchemy Assistant online performance support toolkit


As their contribution to Learning at Work Week 2018, People Alchemy is making the online performance support toolkit Alchemy Assistant available for free. Over 135 topics, written by industry experts, available on your desktop or mobile device. This isn't modular eLearning. It's just-in-time, bottom line, functional answers, advice, strategies, tools and methods that everyone in your organisation can access right when and where they need it from management challenges to personal development: click here for features and a demo video.

Visit http://pal.gl/dn to get your exclusive link, which will allow you to make the Alchemy Assistant available to your staff from 14 - 20 May 2018.


Offers from EssentialSkillz

EssentialSkillz offers a range of over 40 eLearning Courses addressing compliance critical areas including Health & Safety and Business Protection. From simple subjects like Manual Handling through to complex legislative issues including GDPR and Money Laundering, we aim to provide engaging eLearning that raises awareness and improves competence.

All courses are SCORM compliant and editable. Where appropriate the content is approved by RoSPA or accredited for CPD.  Download a Full Course List.

Our Learning Management System not only delivers eLearning effectively but can also integrate Policy Management and Risk Assessment to form part of a full HR compliance solution.


Cost-Free Training Taster Sessions

Are you interested in holding free training taster sessions during LAWW? findcourses.co.uk’s team of advisers can help. Using their extensive database of training providers, they can put you in touch with companies willing to offer free taster training sessions as part of your Learning at Work Week.

Learn more