There are a number of benefits associated with e-learning one of which staff have the freedom to learn when and where they want, and at their own pace in convenient locations, which reduces time spent away from the workplace.

Social Care Institute for Excellence offer a range of free e-Learning courses click here for details. 
The Council also offers a range of e-learning opportunities which can be accessed via e-Central.  Current modules include corporate, mandatory, recommended, directorate and role specific. 


Learning and Development offer a number of e-learning courses specific to adult social care see below, more recently  for Carers there are now updated versions of the e-learning, ‘Carers Aware’ sessions, incorporating changes made with the introduction of the Care Act 2014, and the Children’s and Families Act 2014.


Council staff can visit  Learning and Development for details on e-learning.  Alternatively go straight to e-central and log in to access a wider range of courses. 

To gain access to the site please complete a user enrolment form