CPD & e-Learning
The Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Standards Office works to improve the standard of CPD provision across all industry sectors. It forms part of the Professional Development Consortium (PDC), respected by regulators, professional bodies and trade associations for its work with organisations undertaking research and accreditation services.
Organisations accredited by the Office are identified as offering a high level of positive learning opportunities, and as working with the CPD Standards community to raise skills, knowledge and education. The Office assesses training courses, events, digital and online learning provided by organisations as well as individual coaches and speakers.
With a rich history of working with private, public and voluntary sectors, the CPD Standards Office is unique in delivering research based CPD accreditation. It is overseen by an Expert Advisory Board comprising CPD experts, academics, employers and professional bodies to ensure its assessment processes are mandated against current legislation and regulations. It has accredited thousands of CPD training activities, delivered in all corners of the globe, and has providers spanning all continents and across 20 countries
Skills+ is a division of Lantra. We run a cloud-based platform called Skills+ to record training, qualifications and CPD for a range of organisations. Lantra are an awarding body known for our work in agriculture and highways sectors. We provide expert training and qualifications for land-based and highways industries.
Skills+ provides the platform for the British Poultry Training and Lion Eggs industry passport scheme.
We also record training, qualifications and CPD for several trade associations.
Skills+ is a secure cloud-based platform that allows for organisations to record training, skills, qualifications and CPD.
Users can upload evidence to support their development through our Skills+ platform. This evidence can be validated by a manager or scheme administrator.
Our platform allows for the creation of a fully auditable process which is ideal for:
- Industry passport schemes
- Trade associations
- Professional bodies
- Managing contractors
- Corporate and SME’s
Benefits for organisations include:
- Managing complicated structures of departments and sub-companies
- Flexible modules management allows modules to be specifically created for what you are looking to record
- Role management allows for tailoring of modules your users need to complete
- Customised reporting. Tell us what you want to report on
- 24/7 access through any device with internet access
- All data is secure in our cloud-based system. Skills+ is ISO27001 accredited by BSI
Benefits for users:
- Keep all your records in one place, no more losing paper copies of certificates
- Easy to use. No specialised skills required
- Upload your records and request endorsement from managers or administrators
- Historical records always remain with your profile, even if you change your job role
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Blue Sky eLearn provides a full range of learning technologies, including a proprietary learning management system and a complete set of virtual event services. Blue Sky helps organizations capture educational content from live or virtual settings, then facilitates the management and delivery of content to a global audience through its learning platform.
Path LMS: Built specifically for online educators and meetings & events, Path LMS™ is a flexible, powerful content management platform that helps you manage your message on your terms. Unlock the potential of your recorded content using this intuitive, rapidly deployed digital library that enhances learning and deepens audience engagement worldwide.
Webinars: From fully-managed to simply monitored events, we help your organization execute flawless webinars to connect your global audiences in real time in every language with hassle-free technology and easy registration. Utilize custom interactive lobbies, manage breakout rooms, attention checks, and more to kick your event engagement up a notch.
Webcasts: Blue Sky’s experienced live streaming technicians handle your technical needs so you’re free to focus on your message. Whether you use our full-service production crew or your own onsite infrastructure, we’ll smoothly and seamlessly broadcast your live event, conference or meeting, and enable real-time remote audience interaction from anywhere around the world.
Podcasts: Blue Sky’s dedicated Event Managers will make sure your podcasts run smoothly and will ensure your speakers are prepared. After the recording, we’ll deliver post-production editing, mixing, and enhancements.
Inclusive Digital is a London-based production company that provides a range of digital and video services for membership organisations and associations – from video-based eLearning platforms to promotional video production.
The company was set up in 2007, and has built up expertise in all areas of video and digital production – including event filming, live streaming of meetings and conferences, video and podcast production, and video-based eLearning and online training.
Our current clients include a large number of membership organisations – including the Royal Society of Medicine (RSM), the Royal College of Radiologists (RCR), the Association of Anaesthetists (AAGBI), the Royal College of Occupational Therapists (RCoT), the British Society for Rheumatology (BSR), the Brewers’ Livery Company, the Association of Business Recovery Professionals, the Institute of Development Professionals in Education (IDPE), the Further Education Trust for Leadership (FETL), and the Hurlingham Club.
We specialise in the following services:
• Event Filming
• Live Streaming
• Video Production
• Video-based eLearning.
Agylia Group is a leading UK based learning technologies company that empowers membership bodies and organisations to support their members and staff with digital and blended learning through a fully integrated learning management system (LMS) and CPD platform, and advanced mobile learning Apps.
Agylia helps drive member engagement, retention and growth, improve quality standards and reduce administration and operating costs.
Agylia is a modern and flexible, cloud-based, integrated LMS and CPD platform.
The Agylia LMS and CPD platform enables membership organisations to manage and deliver a wide range of learning content, including eLearning courses, curricula, videos, podcasts, events and documents, with comprehensive reporting of all user activity.
With fully integrated CPD management, Agylia also empowers members to take control of their professional development, with a personal CPD journal for recording all types of learning activities (reading, seminar attendance, courses etc), adding reflection notes and uploading evidence (documents, certificates, videos, images etc). Agylia is a configurable solution for allocating and tracking CPD points, hours and other unit types, as well as the CPD review and audit process – providing the level of flexibility to meet the specific and varied needs of regulatory and membership bodies.
Agylia mobile learning Apps, for iOS and Android devices, provide access to learning and CPD resources both online and offline, giving members the convenience of learning and managing their CPD wherever and whenever they choose.
Agylia are experts in creating custom eLearning that improves knowledge and skills. Agylia are experienced in the use of gamification, rich media and animation to deliver great learning experiences.
Accelerating growth and positive change to succeed faster, grow stronger and achieve your mission.
Community Brands empowers membership organisations, nonprofits and schools to succeed faster, grow stronger, and achieve their missions through our purpose-built technology and engagement platforms.
We’re a collective ecosystem of purpose-driven companies bringing together the best technology and market expertise to accelerate innovation and fulfill the unmet needs of purpose-driven organisations, so they can thrive in today’s fast-paced, evolving world.
Overview of products/services:
- CRM & Management Software
- Community Platforms
- Learning Management Solutions
- Job Boards
- Event Management
- Fundraising Software
Community Brands builds best-of-breed solutions aligned with ever-changing business models and emerging technology. Our solutions help member-based organisations drive growth, engagement, professional development, fundraising and revenue. We are committed to helping you fulfil your mission with modern technology that meets your members’ and constituents’ expectations.
Zapnito is a knowledge-sharing community platform, built to enhance your membership offering and promote your organisation’s expertise. It’s the perfect blend of collaboration and content publishing software, bringing together the connectedness of social and intuitive multimedia content authoring.
Our range of features give membership organisations the opportunity to consolidate membership and marketing communications, offer online training, and enhance member networking and events. A Zapnito community allows you to create a destination for your members, where they can build relationships with one another and with you.
Zapnito is packed full of intuitive features that allow you to engage your members in a variety of ways. You can view the full feature set on our website, but a few highlights for membership organisations include:
-User profiles and directories
Foster relationships with, and between, your members by allowing them to showcase their areas of expertise.
-Intuitive networking tools
Create conversations, and encourage commenting, messaging and Q&A
Publish both publicly accessible and private content to the community in written and video form.
-Open and private conversation spaces
Cater to multiple member interests by creating rooms which focus on niche topics or events.
-Online training courses
Deliver added value to members or drive revenue by delivering online training courses.
-A range of integrations
We can integrate with a range of other membership systems and CRM software.
Kogan Page is the leading independent global publisher of business books, content and digital solutions. Our services include Ebook Collections, Online Courses and the Knowledge Portal subscription service. These services provide access to our expert, accessible, professional content in the way that best suits your organisation.
Our key subject areas are: Business & Management, Skills, Careers & Employability, Human Resources & Learning & Development, Marketing & Communications, Logistics, Supply Chain & Operations, Digital & Technology, Thought Leadership, Accounting, Finance & Banking; Risk, Compliance & CSR.
We work with associations including:
- Chartered Institute of Personnel Development (CIPD)
- Market Research Society (MRS)
- The Daily Telegraph
- Trade Union Congress (TUC)
- Kogan Page books: Award-winning content from the world’s leading business experts.
- Kogan Page Ebook Collections: Access curated collections of expert, authoritative ebooks to develop business skills and knowledge.
- Kogan Page Online Courses: Develop key workplace skills with CPD accredited e-learning.
- Kogan Page Knowledge Portal: Subscribe to expert business content on a customized platform.
- Member discounts: Associations can offer their members discounts on Kogan Page books and content. Kogan Page can create bespoke online bookstores tailored to the needs of your members.
- Customized printing: We can customize print books for corporate needs such as employee development or corporate gifts including your company logo, a bespoke cover, a foreword from your company and more.
Mentoring programs are a leading way for professional associations to verify that there are powerful benefits associated with their membership. Mentoring is a cost efficient and engaging tool that allows members to gain the knowledge they need whilst staying connected with valuable sources. Insala is leading the way in delivering and managing successful mentoring programs by:
- Enhancing your sense of a membership community
- Attracting and retaining members
- Positioning your association as innovative a market leader
Mentoring software for all types of membership organisations
The rapid demand in web technology and our growing expertise in the membership space have empowered us to develop the leading-edge mentoring software solution to complement our mentoring training and mentoring consulting services.
Integrate with your current software
Our online mentoring software can be easily configured to allow seamless integration into your organisation’s overall learning management system, and can be branded to your organisation for consistency with your existing systems and programmes.
Easy-to-use mentoring software
Interactive, user-friendly, and cutting-edge, our web-based mentoring software streamlines all your administrative tasks within a single system, enhances the experience of the mentors and mentees in your programme, and includes access to our state-of-the-art mentoring reporting tool.