Knowsley Community & Voluntary Services


Leadership - Ingenuity - Sector Social Growth

Charity Commission

NCVO – studyzone – free or low cost – volunteer management, commissioning, running an event, marketing

PEARL website – Part-time Education for Adults Returning to Learn

A website with clear information, advice and support to guide learners through a range of educational opportunities from short, free, online courses through to higher level learning.

This new free online resource for adult learners is from the Open University-managed Social Partnerships Network (SPN) consists of a number of organisations that champion workplace and lifelong learning. Together, we have developed a range of great online resources for anyone looking for learning opportunities that will help them to improve their skills and knowledge, move up in their career, or take a new direction. Use the ‘Advise me’ tool to get personalised advice on the best options. Browse through the inspirational case studies to see what can be achieved.

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UK On-line Centres


Open University

Future Learn


Volunteer Solutions –