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Unison learning opportunities

There are a number of free courses run by Unison for Unison members only available in various venues throughout the year, including courses on confidence building, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint for beginners, better maths skills and many other courses. Courses are mainly one day courses and some are available online also. These are mainly one day courses. If you are interested in seeing what courses are on offer, please request a booklet from Jennie McCall at E: For Unison members there is also funding available to learners who complete Open University Courses.


There are also Level 2 accredited distance learning courses open to all staff which are available in conjunction with Leicester College and the courses offered are:

  • Health and Social Care

  • Business and Customer Services

  • Childcare.

For information regarding these contact the Distance Learning Team on 0116 2244130 or E:

If you would like information about any of the above, please contact Jennie on the email address above.