Now more than ever, online courses are a great tool for developing new skills both for the job market and personal improvement.
The following organisations provide information, tools and courses on various subject areas and for a variety of skill levels.
The majority of the courses listed in these sections are free but please check to ensure that there are no fees involved before signing up:
Free online learning courses
Free learning from the Open University
Government site with free courses to help you learn new skills or get a new job
Free online courses in Programming, Humanities, Health & Medicine, Business and more