Online genomics training courses

To start learning about genomics, why not try an online course? There are a number of free courses available which can be completed at your own pace, in as little as one and half hours.

HEE Genomics Education Programme

This programme has a number of short courses and learning resources including an introduction genomics and bioinformatics.

Future Learn

Future Learn provides a collection of free Genomics Courses including specialisms such as diabetes, cancer and bioinformatics. Courses are delivered one-step at a time by leading universities on a free subscription basis. Accessible on mobile, tablet and desktop, the emphasis is on enjoyable, social learning you can fit around your life.

Open Learning with the University of Plymouth

The University of Plymouth have courses aimed at healthcare professionals who wish to broaden their understanding of genetics applied to patient care. The courses are free to access and some are accredited.

Next stage

Ready for the next stage? Try our Intermediate Genomics Access Course or maybe a Genomics Medicine Continuing Personal and Professional Development (CPPD) module.