Learn something new for LAW Week

Looking for learning ideas to promote across your organisation, or to do as a team or yourself?

Check out the free learning, articles and activities below visit our events page for other activities that you can join.

Explore thousands of free courses  

OpenLearn has over 1000 free courses, interactives and more. This year, OpenLearn is a national partner for Learning at Work Week – head over to their special page for a collection of great learning that you can do. 

Google digital garage has free courses on marketing, using data and developing your career 

MOOC providers offer free and paid for courses  - check out Alison, Coursera, Futurelearn, EdX and Udemy

Sustainability School is a free platform for the built environment sector with thousands of online learning resources surrounding various sustainability, offsite, digital, procurement, lean and management topics.

Gain the essentials for life, work and business  

National Numeracy Day is 17th May 2023. Take the National Numeracy Challenge and join the Big Number Natter. 

Skills for Life  offers training, support and advice to gain the skills you need 

BBC SkillsWise has short courses for English, Maths and job skills 

Explore tools, tips and resources from Barclays Life Skills  

NatWest's Business Builder provides short courses and events on business risk and sustainability

Take a Mid-Life MOT to support your wealth, work and wellbeing

Explore My World of Work (Scotland), Careers Wales (Wales) and National Careers Service (England) for careers and skills support.

Build your tech skills 

Take a free tech course with Udacity   

Learn to code with Code Academy  

Browse Microsoft's tech courses 

Be creative 

Gain the benefits of creating sketching with our LAW Week Daily Doodle Challenge and enter for the prize draw! 

Try upcycling furniture with this guide from The Guardian 

Start writing fiction with this free OpenLearn course 

Feel and Be well  

Five tips to improve your sleep and lots of wellbeing ideas on Michael Mosley's Just One Thing

Explore the ten keys for happiness on Action for Happiness 


Be inspired 

BBC Ideas explores lots of topics in partnership with the Royal Society – watch them as a team and discuss!   

Read stories on art, culture, archaeology and history at Museum Crush from Culture 24  

Practice or learn a new language with DuoLingo