Flex2Learn – free and flexible courses for those with caring responsibilities

Posted on: 21 August 2018


If your job involves shift patterns or caring responsibilities (health or social care, nursery settings) and you would like to improve your skills but struggle to fit studying around your commitments, then our new project, called Flex2Learn, may be able to help you to achieve qualifications via flexible and online learning.

The project is designed to help you fit your study around work and family commitments. 

Courses on offer include:

Watch this short video where our Curriculum Coordinator for Digital Skills explains more about the project:

If you would like more information about the courses on offer, advice and guidance on funding or details about how to enrol, please contact our Flex2Learn Project Officer on 07855405807 or 01395223851. You can also email us at learndevon@devon.gov.uk – please put ‘Flex2Learn’ in the subject title so that your enquiry can go to the appropriate team.


If you are an employer in the care sector and would like to explore training opportunities for your staff, please complete this survey and our Flex2Learn Project team will be in touch to discuss your needs. 


*If you are unemployed or earn less than £15,736.50 pa, this course is free. If you earn above the threshold, this course will incur a cost.