Develop new skills through flexible online training

You may be eligible for free access to world-class courses with FutureLearn.


Learning And Training

What you can get from FutureLearn

FutureLearn is for everyone – regardless of what stage of your career you’re in.

  • You’ll have access to upgraded courses led by top universities and brands
  • You’ll earn a Certificate of Achievement to show employers when you complete a course
  • You can access training any time of the day or night
  • You can connect with a network of learners from over 190 countries

Who FutureLearn is for

This opportunity has been set up to help you upskill for your current job or reskill for a new role.

The Scottish Government has provided funding for 5,000 upgraded courses. You’ll receive access for up to 12 months.

To sign up, you must be aged 25 or over and living in Scotland.

How to access FutureLearn

To access an upgraded course for free, you need to sign into your My World of Work Careers account. Then, you can join the course through our FutureLearn course listing page.

If you’re 25 or older and living in Scotland, sign in to access this offer

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