As the year draws to a close, many people are thinking ahead to 2017 to start improving their work skills or gaining new knowledge and study to enhance their job prospects. Many may even be thinking about changing career. Businesses too might wonder how they can access training to help their employees’ career development.
The opportunities seem endless, for both vocational in-house training or for online courses, so we’ve taken a look at what’s available, globally and locally. As the websites are the go-to place when doing research, we were keen to see how the different organisations present their offerings.
As there are so many courses out there, we’ve decided to focus on 2 main categories: online “improvement” courses, and those that offer in-work career training for young people, mainly through apprenticeships and Further Education.
Here are a few we selected: