How online courses can help boost your earning potential

Whether you’re looking to improve your CV, land a new role, bag a promotion, or start a side hustle, professional development courses can help you gain the skills you need to help increase your earning potential.

If you’re ready to take the next step in your career, or are looking for a new challenge, adding to your skill set can increase your chances of getting a raise or a higher-ranking job with a better salary.

Most courses are available online, which offers greater flexibility. You can learn, study, and gain certifications all from the comfort of your own home, making it easier to fit around your schedule. Adding to your skillset and investing in learning something new will always benefit you in the long run.

Benefits of career development courses

  • Gain qualifications and certifications which will help you land a higher-ranking job or role
  • Earn valuable, in-demand skills and experience which will look great on your CV and boost your employability
  • Self-study demonstrates dedication and self-discipline to future or current employers

Choosing the right course

If you’re looking to climb up the ladder, there are a number of career development courses out there which will allow you to gain knowledge and qualifications needed to take on more senior, leadership roles which will see you coach and mentor junior employees.

At the Academy of Leadership and Management, we focus on developing leaders, managers, coaches, mentors and business advisers through practical work-based and distance learning programmes. Our range of online courses offer great flexibility, allowing you to focus and learn at a time that suits you, wherever you may be.

Our courses include:

All our courses lead to globally-recognised qualifications from an awarding body, such as ILM or the Small Firms Development Initiative (SFEDI). We are also an Institute of Enterprise and Entrepreneurs (IOEE) approved academy.

Explore our offering and find out more in the Courses & Qualifications section of our website. If you would like more information on any of our courses, please contact us at or on 0845 890 2549.