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New training resource goes live: 150 online business courses

Hertfordshire, UKLearning NewsStaff Skills Training

A new training resource, Staff Skills Training from New Skills Academy, has been published, providing over 150 online courses across admin and PA, business, computing and technology, customer care, education, finance, health and safety, hospitality and tourism, HR, medical, personal development, sales and marketing, social care, teams and management and more.


Staff Skills Training is a new e-learning platform designed to help businesses of all sizes to upskill their staff and attract new candidates.

The portal, at, has been launched by the team behind a leading consumer-facing online training company in the UK, New Skills Academy.

A family-owned business, New Skills Academy boasts over 140,000 students and last year won the NatWest Entrepreneur of the Year award.

Now, the team has developed a new learning portal that combines both micro-learning and CPD-certified courses to create the most rounded learning experience for corporate and business users.

Staff Skills Training gives candidates access to over 160 courses covering everything from HR and Marketing to Sales and Customer Care. The site combines both short courses and video material, aims to increase productivity and engage all its users with relatable high-quality, trusted content.

Staff Skills Training provides businesses with:

  • Access to a full library of courses for candidates.

  • New courses added weekly, completely free.

  • Video and micro learning courses that accompany award-winning certified content.

  • Dedicated account managers to answer any questions.

  • Access to course content anywhere, anytime via the dedicated online portal.

Businesses can offer their staff access to the entire range of courses for 12 months. And the website couldn’t be easier to use.

All courses are broken down into easy-to-use modules and can be completed in a time frame that suits the student. The service is updated with new courses and material every week, so staff can continue to improve and up their skill levels.

The Staff Skills Training platform also allows managers to access reports and track staff progression as they learn new workplace skills or refresh on existing skill sets. Support is on hand from specially trained advisors ready to answer any questions or issues throughout the course duration.

Features include the ability to train up to 10,000 employees with access to over 150 courses, including tutor support, for as little as £0.35 per student.

Top courses include a Web Applications Development Certification, Health & Safety in the Workplace (UK) Certification, WordPress Certification and GDPR Training certification.

Chris Morgan, CEO of Staff Skills Training, said: “Staff training and development are key to the success of any business and help keep both the employee and employer up to date with any new regulations.”

“Staff Skills Training offers a variety of courses to help employees carry out their jobs efficiently with the flexibility of online learning. Training gives employees confidence in their skills, creating a more relaxed and confident workplace, and a better quality of service. It also provides job satisfaction which leads to a happier workforce - beneficial to any company.”