Free places on microcredential courses

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Sophie Law

The Open University in Scotland is currently offering some fully-funded places on their accredited Microcredential courses.

These courses run from 10 – 12 weeks and are designed for people looking to gain new skills to help advance their careers. They are suitable for people in employment looking to move ahead in their careers, as well those who may be unemployed and looking to gain new skills to help them find employment.  

Their courses on offer include subject areas such as:

  • Project Management

  • Coding

  • People Management

  • Leadership

  • Mental Health

  • Marketing

  • Sustainability

More information about the courses and the application form can be found at The deadline for applications is 14th May 2023.