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Free Online Courses Coronavirus


 

Lockdown Curriculum

Free Online resources for education and upskilling

Amidst the battle to combat the coronavirus crisis, preventative measures including quarantine and social distancing have become commonplace globally. These measures are science-based and aim to reduce the spread of the virus such that healthcare systems are better able to cope with the surge in demand. 

Although these measures are life-saving, studies show that they can pose significant mental health challenges, acording to The Lancet, with boredom and frustration featuring among the most commonly reported negative psychological effects.

 
To assist with behavioural health, we have collected a list of tried and tested FREE online resources to support learning and development for all ages;

Construction Industry Courses

Course titleProviderDuration
 Construction Management Course (Short Course) 
Home Study Centre20 Hours
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Finance Courses

Course titleProviderDuration
Bookkeeping CourseHome Study Centre20 Hours
Debit and Credit in Accounting - Free Course Home Study Centre20 Hours
Finance Fundamentals: Financial Planning and BudgetingFuture Learn12 Hours
Financial Trading Course & Mentoring with eToroReed15 Hours
Investment Theory and Practice Future Learn12 Hours
Learn to Trade OnlineReed2 days
Online Accounting CoursesHome Study Centre20 Hours
The WiseAlpha Corporate Bond AcademyReed1 hour
Types of Financial Statements - Free CourseHome Study Centre20 Hours
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Healthcare Courses

Course titleProviderDuration
Bacterial Genomes: Antimicrobial Resistance in Bacterial PathogensFuture Learn15 Hours
COVID-19: Tackling the Novel CoronavirusReed3 Weeks
Dementia Care Level 2Reed16 Weeks
Diabetes Care Level 2Reed11 Weeks
Eating Disorders CourseHome Study Centre10 Hours
End of Life Care Level 2Reed15 Weeks
Exploring family healthOpen University8 Hours
Food as MedicineReed3 Weeks
From sound to meaning: hearing, speech and language 
Open University
12 Hours
Health is everywhere: Unravelling the mystery of healthOpen University6 Hours
Health Technology Assessment: Choosing Which Treatments Get FundedFuture Learn12 Hours
Imaging in medicineOpen University15 Hours
Infection Control Level 2Reed13 Weeks
Introducing public healthOpen University6 Hours
Nutrition and Health Level 2Reed15 Weeks
Online Nutrition CoursesHome Study Centre20 Hours
Understanding AutismReed4 Weeks
Weight Control - Free CourseHome Study Centre10 Hours
Working in the Health Sector Level 2Reed15 Weeks
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IT Courses

Policing & Community Management Courses

Course titleProviderDuration
Dignity and Safeguarding Level 2Reed11 Weeks
Forensic psychology Open University24 Hours
Forensic Psychology: Witness InvestigationReed8 Weeks
Forensic science and fingerprintsOpen University10 Hours
Fraud Prevention CourseHome Study Centre20 Hours
Incarceration: Are prisons a suitable punishment?Future Learn8 Hours
Introduction to critical criminologyOpen University2 Hours
Partnering for Change: Link Research to Societal ChallengesFuture Learn30 Hours
Religion, Radicalisation, Resilience Future Learn9 Hours
Social Innovation in Rural AreasFuture Learn18 Hours
Teaching Assistant CoursesHome Study Centre20 Hours
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Sports & Fitness Courses

Course titleProviderDuration
Active, healthy lifestylesOpen University10 Hours
Communication and working relationships in sport and fitness Open University24 Hours
Exploring sport coaching and psychologyOpen University24 Hours
Exploring sport online: Athletes and efficient heartsOpen University5 Hours
Level 3 Diploma in Personal TrainingReed15 Weeks
Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage TherapyReed15 Weeks
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Core nursery, primary and secondary school curriculum

Kahn Academy (2-18years); provides excellent online resources for teachers, parents, and learners, with video demonstrations, practice tests, and personalised progress-tracking in a number of languages The Kahn Accademy

Providers of Free Online Courses 

For Adults

The courses above are popular selections from the following providers:

Future Learn

Home Study Centre

Open University

Reed 

In addition to these providers there are over 450 university-level courses from 8 American Ivy League universities, including Brown, Harvard, Cornell, Princeton, Dartmouth, Yale, and Columbia universities, and the University of Pennsylvania 

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