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Unlock Your Potential in Lockdown with Access Skills

With the UK and life as we know it currently put on pause due to the coronavirus outbreak, thinking about the future is difficult. But whether you’re an employer, an employee, or simply an individual who’s looking to build your skillset, Access Skills can provide you with a wealth of ways to ensure you’re improving […]

Infection Prevention and Control Webinar by Access Skills and QCS

In partnership with QCS, Access Skills decided to host a webinar providing the most up to date and relevant information about Infection Prevention and Control. The webinar is designed to give you a good insight into what are the correct procedures in the prevention and control of infections. In addition, there are some tips on […]

COVID-19: A Statement From Our CEO

Government advice concerning the coronavirus pandemic contains important guidance for us all. It is especially relevant to all of us operating in and around the care sector as we have a duty of care to ensure we protect both vulnerable service users and those staff supporting them. Firstly, I can confirm that Access Skills is […]

Coronavirus Update

The Access Skills advisory team will be available throughout this period to continue to respond to all enquiries and enrol individuals wishing to start on a programme with us. Our innovative delivery model allows us to support our learners on programme, with electronic and distance support from our curriculum tutor and assessment team available as […]

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Skills For Care CPD Modules: An Overview

Skills For Care has recently launched three CPD (continuing professional development) modules, aimed at managers working in adult social care services. They are designed to improve the knowledge and skills of managers and future leaders in care services. Successful completion of the three new modules will equip managers with the knowledge and skills needed to […]

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The New Level 5 Apprenticeship Standard

There is a change in the way apprenticeships are being funded and delivered. The previous Health and Social Care Apprenticeship Frameworks Levels 2 and 3 have already been replaced by the new apprenticeship standards. Next to change over is the Level 5 Leadership and Management Apprenticeship Framework. From 31st December 2019, the Framework will no […]

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How Employers can use Advanced Learner Loans To Develop Their Staff

Advanced Learner Loans can be an important option for employers to assist in the development of their staff. At Access Skills, we’ve noticed that a lot of employers in the care sector haven’t considered these loans as a legitimate means of aiding staff development. We believe that Advanced Learner Loans offer a unique opportunity for […]

How QCS Resource Can Help Your Training

When you enrol onto a program with Access Skills, you get free access to the Quality Compliance Systems (QCS) management system for the duration of your course. In this article, we’re going to explain why access to the QCS management system is so beneficial to you as a learner and why it sets us apart […]

Benefits of ILM qualifications

An ILM qualification is one of the best ways of improving your leadership and management skills. That’s why they are becoming more popular in the care industry, where effective management is essential. As a provider of ILM courses, we get to see, first-hand, the amazing benefits of getting qualified. In this article, we’ve summarised a few of […]

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