Are you looking to learn new skills or update your current skills during lockdown? During these uncertain times learning a new skill or brushing up your current skills, can be a great way to keep busy and many courses these days can be accessed remotely and completed in the comfort of your own home. Advance are here to help and have highlighted some current and FREE training opportunities that are available right now and will also look great on your CV!

Did you know that 82% of all jobs vacancies require digital skills?

Are you looking to develop your digital and numeracy skills?

If the answer is yes, take a look at The Skills Toolkit. Launched recently by the Government, The Skills Toolkit offers, free high quality learning for digital and numeracy skills at a range of levels from an introduction to getting confident online through to more advanced level digital skills, and it can all be accessed from home, in your own time and at your own pace.

To find out more and discover the courses on offer, take a look at:

Learn from Home with Doncaster College

Doncaster College is offering fully-funded courses to jobseekers aged over 19, in a range of courses from Business Administration through to Preparing to Work in Health and Social Care.  These courses can be completed at home, with the added benefit of having an assigned, qualified tutor to support and guide you throughout your course.

To find out more about the exciting courses on offer, and to register your interest, please visit:

Remote Learning Accredited Courses with Jobskilla

If you are 19+ and claiming a benefit, Jobskilla have a range of accredited courses, which can be accessed remotely from Team Leading through to Principles of Warehouse and Storage qualifications.

For more information on the range of courses that are on offer with Jobskilla and book your place on a course, please visit:

Short Distance Learning Courses at Level 2 with Total Training

Looking to upskill in your current role or looking for new skills to enhance your career, then Total Training might have course for you?

Total Training offer fully funded training irrespective of employment status or current job role across a range of subjects, and are available if you are 19+, committed to completing the course with 8 weeks and have been living legally in the UK or EU for 3 years and not already accessing funded learning.

These courses can be accessed with via a workbook or online and must be completed within 8 weeks of you receiving your workbook or login details. You will also have access to tutor to support you throughout.

For more information regarding the courses on offer, please email

We would love to know about other free learning opportunities that are available! So, please let us know if you hear of any free training that you think people should know about, by emailing us at