Passion for Learning and Development

Learning and Development (L&D) is an emerging CSSE project that aims to deliver and promote L&D in a way that compliments the existing initiatives of Government Departments, Next Generation HR L&D and the National School of Government.

Last updated - 28th January 2011

Cross Departmental Action Learning Sets

Action Learning Sets (ALS) is a method of collaborative learning where a small group of learners meet regularly to reflect on real work issues. Its basic philosophy is that the most effective learning takes place when we are faced with a real problem to solve. CSSE aims to broker and facilitate locally based, cross departmental ALS for senior staff.

An Action Learning Sets fact sheet has been produced by the Ministry of Justice.

Cross Departmental Mentoring Scheme

A timely initiative that supports leaders and emerging leaders through transformational change by providing cost effective development for the mentee, mentor and individual department.

SuccessClick below to learn more about Coaching and Mentoring and how to become a mentor for the Mayor's Mentoring Programme. Coaching and Mentoring

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National Learning and Development

The National Learning and Development webpage pulls together the latest learning and development information, news and support from across all the regions; providing an excellent central resource that can help civil servants, regardless of location. 

Click here for further information

Say Hello to Civil Learning

Civil Learning is a new website that allows you to search, sort and compare Civil Service learning opportunities to find what’s best for you.

Civil Learning is a first step towards sharing learning opportunities more widely across Government. Use the site to find the right training at the right time and in the best place for you.

Click here to read the Civil Learning Leaflet

Click here to register onto the Civil Learning website

Are you are an experienced facilitator?

We are looking to create a network of experienced facilitators that can support this initiative and potentially to become part of a much wider government network of facilitators. If you would like to know more then please email