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Learning Insights

The world of Civil Service learning and development rarely, if ever, stands still. New courses are being added all the time. Meanwhile, the consortium of specialist, expert providers that we can call upon to deliver all this training continues to grow. Updates on our latest additions can be found here on our Learning Insights page, alongside assorted case studies, videos, how-to guides and expert comment pieces.

New specialist courses added to the Government Curriculum

As part of the ongoing process to keep the Government Campus curriculum aligned to new and emerging needs, two new batches of specialist courses have been added.

The rise and rise of lifelong learning

Nowadays, organisations across the country are much more aware of the importance of providing learning opportunities within the workplace. Learning Service director, Shaun Staines, takes the time to articulate the challenges that we still face.

New Government Campus booking portal

The new booking portal is an online version of the current booking request forms and will eventually replace these forms. Complete with on-page guidance, the portal provides bookers with a simpler, more intuitive way of providing all the necessary booking details.

Advance your writing in Government

This course will help you to improve your ability to write clearly and concisely, to structure information effectively and adapt key messages for different audiences and contexts.

Help develop line managers' inner confidence now, urges new research paper

To prepare line managers for the demands of the modern workplace, it's necessary to adopt a fresh approach to their development and provide them with the skills they need.

Off the shelf offering expands to include new cyber security training

We have added a new range of cyber security training courses and accreditations to the Learning Frameworks off the shelf training products. Read more to see what's been added.

A feast of freely accessible training

The ‘open course schedule’ is a line-up of some of the curriculum’s most popular topics, refreshed on a monthly basis, offering dozens of activities that individual learners can simply book themselves onto.

Case Studies
HMRC’s Management Development Programme

In the end, four months was all it took. Four months of intense work, laying the groundwork for a programme that over 10,000 HMRC managers will eventually participate in.

New this month to Prospectus Online

The range of learning activities currently on offer across the Civil Service is constantly evolving. Updated on a monthly basis, every activity is live and available to book.


EY have created a community of inspiring coaches to support the bespoke learning needs of civil servants. A range of clearly defined coaching packages to support departments, professions and functions get the best coaches in order to meet their needs and budgets.

Subject matter expertise

The new pool is a dynamic community of 100+ subject matter experts (SMEs) providing coaching, facilitation and guest speaking services.

Off The Shelf (OTS) Bookings

On 1 July 2022 an updated and easier method to make OTS bookings will go live.