Cost-effective statutory training

Essential CPD provides a cost-effective solution for schools to roll-out statutory training to the entire school workforce.

  • Evidence compliance
  • Available anywhere
  • Delivered by experts
  • Engaging video eLearning
  • Designed for busy workloads
  • CPD Certified

Certificate in Delivering Effective Blended and Remote Education

Delivered by award-winning educators, Olly Lewis and Mark Anderson, the course is divided into six easy-to-digest modules and contains links to further learning and case studies, with an assessment test to help you evidence your remote learning compliance.

Certificate in Using Machinery

Our Essential CPD course on using machinery provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure you understand your health and safety obligations with respect to using machinery.

Level 1 Certificate in Safeguarding in Schools (2020-21)

Delivered by subject matter expert, Christina Rodgers, the course has been divided into six easily digestible modules and contains links to further learning and resources throughout, with knowledge tests and assessments to help you evidence your safeguarding compliance.

Certificate in the Role of a RSHE Lead

Delivered by subject matter expert, John Rees, the course has been divided into eight easily digestible modules and contains links to further learning and resources throughout, with an assessment test to help you evidence your compliance.

Level 3 Certificate in Safeguarding for Designated Safeguarding Leads (2020-21)

Delivered by subject matter expert, Lorna Ponambalum, the course has been divided into nine easily digestible modules and contains links to further learning and resources throughout, with knowledge tests and assessments to help you evidence your safeguarding compliance.

Certificate in Understanding Fundamental British Values

Delivered by RSHE subject matter expert, John Rees, the course has been divided into six easily digestible modules and contains references to further learning, resources and activities throughout, with an assessment to help you evidence your fundamental British values compliance.

Certificate in Managing Asbestos

Delivered by subject matter expert James Whelan, the course contains links to further learning and resources throughout, with a knowledge assessment at the end to help you evidence your compliance in managing asbestos.

Certificate in Understanding Mental Health

Our Essential CPD course on Mental Health provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with the latest mental health guidelines.

Certificate in Understanding the Ofsted EIF

Our Essential CPD course on Ofsted provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with Ofsted recomendations.

Certificate in SEND Code of Practice

Our Essential CPD course on the SEND Code of Practice provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with the code.

Certificate in Paediatric First Aid

Our Essential CPD course on Paediatric First Aid provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with all your Paediatric First Aid regulations.

Certificate in the Role of the Designated Mental Health Lead

Our Essential CPD course in the role of the Designated Mental Health Lead provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with your the statutory requirements of the role.

How is the training delivered?

All courses are delivered digitally and made available anytime, anywhere on any device through our award-winning learning hub. Organisations can upload users or send a unique enrolment link to staff to self-enrol.

Can I report on training?

Our award-winning learning hub provides two useful reporting dashboards to help you onboard users and then track their progress and completion. You can easily review individual learning records and download certificates of completion in bulk.

Is the training certified?

All courses are certified by the CPD certification service. Each staff member can download their own certificates, or the school manager can bulk download certificates for the entire workforce.

When is the training updated?

Courses are updated immediately should there be a change in policy for the DfE. We also update our courses every August in preparation for the new academic year.

How much does it cost?

Essential CPD courses FREE to school members.

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