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 Understanding Mental Health

  • Available until 1st September

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 SEND Code of Practice

  • Available until 1st September

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

  • Available until 1st September

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

  • Available until 1st September

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.

Certificate in Health and Safety at Work

  • Available until 1st September

Our Essential CPD course on Health and Safety at work provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with all your work Health and Safety regulations.

Certificate in Fire Safety for Schools

  • Available until 1st September

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

Certificate in Online Safety in Schools

  • Available until 1st September

Our Essential CPD course in online safety provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with your online safety statutory requirements.

Certificate in Health and Safety in Schools

  • Available until 1st September

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

Certificate in Safeguarding in Schools

  • Available until 1st September

Our Essential CPD course in safeguarding provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with safeguarding procedures.

Certificate in the Prevent Duty in Schools

  • Available until 1st September

Our Essential CPD course on the Prevent duty provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with Prevent policy.

Certificate in Cyber Security in Schools

  • Available until 1st September

Our Essential CPD course on cyber security provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with the latest cyber security guideline.

Certificate in Data Protection & GDPR in Schools

  • Available until 1st September

Our Essential CPD course on data protection and GDPR provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with these policies.

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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