Q. How long can I get access to the courses?
A. You can specify the start date for your e-learning packages. You then have 12 months access to all of the courses in your package.
Q. Once i complete a course can I go back and access it again?
A. Yes, as many times as you like within your licence period.
Q. How do my learners access their courses?
A. Your account manager will send you the information required to get your learners started with their e-learning. Your learners will also receive an email from us with login and access instructions. All you need is to make sure that they have access to a computer connected to the internet.
Q. What happens if I don’t use all of the courses?
A. All courses are sold to you in package format and do not have individual value. Unused courses cannot be returned or refunded.
Q. Can more than one learner share a package?
A. No. Packages are provided on a per user licence basis. Sharing packages is not permitted as per the terms and conditions of the sale.
Q. What if I want more courses?
A. Please speak with your account manager who will assist you in purchasing extra courses and/or packages for existing or new learners.
Q. What if I have a technical problem?
Q. Do I get a certificate?
A. Courses are not certificated but the system allows for tracking of progress and completion.
Q. Are there any restrictions to accessing outside of the UK?
A. No, courses can be accessed from anywhere with an internet connection.
Q. Can I resell packages?
A. We allow employers to partner with us to provide e-learning across their network. If you wish to explore this option please contact your account manager for further guidance.
SkillsActive helps improve business skills in our sector through a range of training initiatives and resources.
The ability to read, write and do maths opens up the number of career opportunities in the active leisure, learning and wellbeing industry. SkillsActive helps improve adult literacy, language and numeracy skills in England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland through a range of training initiatives.
It takes special skills to lead a team - both on and off the field. Train your staff or improve your skills anywhere, at any time with SkillsActive’s selection of quick, simple and cost efficient online courses from quality training providers.
SkillsActive works on behalf of the active leisure, learning and well-being sector to develop a framework of qualifications, training and continuous professional that meet employer needs, ensuring the workforce is properly trained and qualified.
Through our National Skills Academy for Sport and Active Leisure, we deliver those qualifications, ensuring the training is quality assured, cost effective and relevant to employers’ needs.
SkillsActive has helped over 3 million poeple improve their skills. Our aim is to encourage all businesses to work with us to obtain support discounts from experts in the active leisure, learning and well-being sector.
Learning new skills is crucial for business and individuals to succeed, but sometimes it can be hard to find the time or budget to invest in this area.
e-learning is the quick, simple and extremely cost effective solution. Online courses are interactive, flexible self-paced and delivered in bite-size modules making training and development extremely efficient and effective.
Choose from over 150 courses covering leadership, management, customer service, business administration and compliance skills.
The Skills Academy’s organisational development packages combine a range of courses covering key skills to keep your organisation performing! Whether you want to look at how you can improve the organisation itself, or help develop the people within it, we have discounted e-learning packages to suit your needs. One package can be shared, with different team members taking the course most applicable to their role, or purchase multiple packages so all team members develop their skills.
If you are looking for large numbers of e-learning options which are tailored to your organisation, read more about our flexi club package discounts.
To support those with low budgets or little time, the Skills Academy can offer a range of discounts and packages to make your course choices as simple and effective as possible. Whether you are searching for additional training specific to a role or a well-rounded combination of courses for your organisation, our packages and offers provide great value options to meet your training needs.
Each package includes a combination of bite-sized e-learning courses, giving you, your staff and volunteers the flexibility to complete training anywhere, at any time.
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Develop the potential of your sports clubs and volunteer organisations with easy, all-round packages where we source the best courses for you.
Save up to £70 on training for specific roles within clubs and organisations.
Working in sport does not mean that all of your training needs to be sport related. We recognise that many roles within sports organisations require specific skills. Our packages combine relevant courses for a range of roles, with a choice of Premier or Elite options.
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We can create packages tailored to your specific needs, offering great discounts for those wishing to purchase large numbers of courses.
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We have teamed up with the Open University to offer our members unlimited access to over 100 online modules with a year-long licence.
Save on individual courses
We periodically run special offers on selected e-learning courses. Visit our offers page to discover what discounted courses are currently available and save 50%!
The Academy is working with County Sports Partnerships across the nation to help them support community sports clubs. We can tailor packages – including both convenient e-learning options and more practical training if desired – to meet the training needs of those working and volunteering in common community club roles.
If you are a County Sports Partnership and would like to discover more about how we can help you, please contact your regional team
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What is a Virtual Classroom?
Virtual Classroom (VClass) is a way of conducting lectures, discussions and meetings online. Participants can join the session as long as they have internet access. There is a shared 'whiteboard', discussion boards, polling, file sharing amongst other features. Content can be recorded and downloaded after the event. They can be used to replace in person events where geography, costs, time constraints etc make them unfeasible. VClass are provided by Elluminate and can be a standalone product or be integrated into an TMS system. Add value to the online communities and resources.
*Please note you will need headphones to use the virtual classroom. If you want be involved in the Q & A session after the webinar, you will also need a microphone. If you do not have access to a microphone, there is also the option to type in your questions.
How we can take your training online and revolutionise your workforce
We know that learning new skills is important for businesses and individuals to succeed, however in achieving your goals training is often neglected due to budgetary constraints or lack of time.
One simple solution to these obstacles is e-learning. E-learning requires less time out of the office and no travelling. It has low course costs and no accommodation costs. Because of this e-learning can be more cost-efficient, quick, effective and engaging than traditional learning and still incorporate the very latest ideas and resources.
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To find out more about our e-learning courses visit www.sportactivensa.co.uk/e-learning
The Academy represents an exciting evolution in workforce training. Through our online shop and quality assured training provider network, we have designed new packages to help you choose the right e-learning options for your organisation.
Our innovative training solutions can help maximise the return on your training investment.
Since 2008 we have trained 10,000 people and helped 1,800 unemployed young individuals aged 16-24 embark on exciting careers.
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