Free Courses Available

There are a new range of online courses that are available for UNISON members have been created by The Skills Academy.

It gives UNISON members access to over 550 free, fully CPD certified courses – there is a wide range of courses, on a multitude of subjects:

  • HR
  • Sales/Marketing
  • Medical related courses (such as ADHD Awareness, Pain Management Certification etc)
  • Admin/Secretarial Courses
  • Computing/Technology
  • Business
  • Health and Safety
  • Personal Development
  • Animal Care
  • Social/Care
  • Education
  • Writing
  • Professional Development
  • Finance
  • Customer Care
  • Multi Course
  • Teams and Management
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Fashion and Design
  • Fitness
  • Vocational/Hobbies
  • Food Safety
  • Horticulture
  • Beauty

More information about online member learning can be found at

See list of courses available via The Skills Academy

To access these courses UNISON members need to email where they will be signed up for free.

Skills Academy must be quoted in the subject line and within the content of the email the member must include their full name and membership number. If they don’t have their membership number then their name, DOB and home postcode is required in the content of the email for verification.