About Us

There are thousands of training companies, consultants and experts offering services, but how do we go about finding them and how do we decide which ones are best? Knowing who to trust can be an impossible task – especially if we are looking for local training to come in on budget.

One Stop Training Source

The Skills Platform specialises in helping you to find Health and charity training, listing only accredited and quality providers for you to work with. You can find local and national providers offering anything from face to face training to eLearning and downloadable resources. We specialise in helping you find training on the following topics:



You can find many courses online, but we have access to a larger database of course via our network. For larger organisations and networks, we offer a brokerage service where we search the entire market on your behalf. See below for more details.

Increase Bookings With Our Flexible Listings

If you are training provider or consultant looking to increase their bookings or a healthcare provider looking to generate revenue by filling spaces, we're here to help.

We generate national and regional traffic through our network and regional NSAH Excellence Centres. You can set up and manage your own listing, but we're on hand to help you set up should you wish - just ask.

We have plenty of features to help you sell your courses as well as a flexible listings arrangement. Find out more about selling your courses here.

Save Time & Money With Our Brokerage Service

If your organisation or network is looking to source a programme of training, the Skills Platform is here to help.

We work to a brief then source the best quality provision at rates usually not available on the open market. We have access to thousands of training providers who can meet your needs. From digital training for large charities to clinical programmes for primary care networks, we have helped organisations like yours to source quality training at an affordable price.

Benefits of this service include:

  • We can negotiate pricing, terms, conditions and contracts for you.
  • Through our network, we conduct over hundreds of supplier references per year.
  • We work with over 1,000 specialist healthcare providers.
  • We can source anything from mandatory training for 10,000 trust employees through senior management executive coaching.
  • We source training courses from a wide range of suppliers and offer us the best solutions.
  • As we negotiate prices on behalf of hundreds of organisations, we can negotiated the best prices for you.

Find out more here

A Trusted Resources

The Skills Platform is hosted by Skills for Health who are a registered charity and a not for profit organisation. Skills for Health are the sector skills council for health, operating in partnership with the National Skills Academy for Health to improve skills in healthcare.

We'd love to talk with you further


Skills Platform Manager
David Evans
01179 102290