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Learning & Training Resources


Leading well for staff health and wellbeing in the NHS (Free access until 3 March 2023): develop your understanding of your own health and wellbeing to better lead and support your colleagues, and organisation.

NHS Leadership Academy

Bite Size Learning: Develop new skills and discover new ways to improve your experience of work with short guides developed by experts.

NHS Leadership Academy

London Leadership Learning Zone

22 eLearning modules complimented by training events and workshops to help you lead your team.

NHS Leadership Academy

Programmes to help you grow as a leader

Our programmes are designed to help everyone in the NHS discover their full leadership potential and achieve the highest standards in health and care.

The King's Fund

An introduction to leading with kindness and compassion in health and social care

Develop your understanding of how to lead with compassion and kindness within the health and social care sectors. 

Florence Nightingale Foundation

Mary Seacole Leadership Development ProgrammeThe Florence Nightingale Foundation is pleased to partner with The Mary Seacole Trust to provide a leadership development opportunity to nurses, midwives and health visitors who are working to improve health inequalities, particularly in Minority Ethnic communities.

Barts Health Trust

Developing our leaders

Barts Health Knowledge and Library Services: The Leadership Game is a unique group-learning resource that helps individuals and teams explore the complexities of collective leadership in a relaxed and creative environment. 
If you’re interested in borrowing it for CPD or training, or if you have any questions at all, please email the team.  

NHS Leadership Academy

Develop your career. Connect with peers. Grow as a leader

Welcome to the home of health and care leadership development. Our curriculum of programmes, resources and activities bring world-class learning and development to NHS people and partners.

The British Medical Association & Mind

Supporting the mental health of NHS staff:

This PDF guide aims to provide practical advice, hints and tips to help NHS leaders and line managers to create mentally healthy cultures and support better mental health.

The King's Fund

Building your authority: influencing beyond your role

This programme will enable you to work more effectively in the gap between your commitment and enthusiasm for change and the reality of making things happen within the constraints of your role and wider system priorities.  

The King's Fund Leadership Development Courses
Building collaborative leadership across health and care organisations
"The second wave of Covid-19 offers new as well as ongoing This programme is for senior staff of NHS providers, chairs and chief operating officers of clinical commissioning groups, ICS and STP staff, and experienced senior managers and clinical leads working in place-based leadership teams who really want to maximise the opportunities of working with peers across an ICS, integrated care partnership or locality.

The King's Fund Resource Collection
Leading through Covid-19: supporting health and care leaders in unprecedented times
"The second wave of Covid-19 offers new as well as ongoing challenges for the health and care system. Over the past six months we have heard a range of perspectives from people leading during Covid-19 through a mix of written and audio content. We want to continue to support health and care leaders during the next phase of the pandemic.
These resources are aimed at leaders working in the NHS, social care, public health or the voluntary and independent sector... 
Complete this form to tell us how we can continue to offer support..."

Harvard Business Review
Coaching Real Leaders
Real life coaching sessions with leaders working to overcome professional challenges.