Workforce Development Unit 

Dear all,

Please note, due to an upgrade of the WDU web pages the system will not be accessible on Wednesday 26 or Thursday 27 November 2014.

We will be back online on Friday 28 November 2014.

Please accept our apologise for any disruption this may cause. If you need to get in contact with the team, please call us on (01904) 553017 or email

Kind regards
WDU team
The Workforce Development Unit (WDU) provides learning and development opportunities to individuals and organisations who provide care, support or services to adults and children in York.

Whether you are a member of staff, an individual or a manager, this website offers information and advice on a range of workforce development issues including the courses available through the WDU and partners, qualifications, recent policies / information updates and the funding opportunities.

For internal CYC courses, please refer to the 'Learning and Development' section of 'Be Supported' on Colin or go to the HR, Learning and Development section of Buzz.

For courses relating to adult care, children's specialist services and early years and out-of-school clubs please select from the options below:

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You can view courses, book online, view elearning opportunities and download current prospectuses

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Information on further learning and development opportunities and events.

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