Changes to Training Provision for Staff


From Tuesday 1 July 2014, the Commons Learning & Development team will be responsible for the learning, development and training of Members’ staff, both in the regions and at Westminster. There will be classroom events available, as well as online learning through the Parliamentary learning system, Act.

The team are currently gathering learning needs through a series of focus groups and questionnaires at events such as the Constituency days in Westminster and the Regional Roadshows. This will allow them to plan a 12 month programme starting in September 2014. In the meanwhile:

An email will be sent to staff on Tuesday 1 July 1 to give you access to Act. From this, you will be able to book onto classroom training and access e-learning modules; and

An interim programme has been planned to run from Tuesday 1 July – Friday 12 September. If you are interested in attending any of these events, please let the team know.

Learning and Development in August

Please let the Learning and Development team know if you would be interested in attending training during August and if yes, what courses should be included.

For booking onto training courses, please contact the Learning and Development team by email (, or on 0207 219 5144.


If you would like further information or advice and would like to speak to speak to someone directly, please contact Genna Mohammed, or 0207 219 1422.