Distance Learning Courses
Distance learning courses are a great way to study for a new career or interest. Most courses take 6-8 weeks, part time. You receive your own log-in to your learning portal, workbooks and full support from a professionally qualified Tutor, and our learners support team.
Level 1 Award in Mental Health Awareness
Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems
Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of the Mental Health Care Worker
Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills
Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities
Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism
Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Behaviour that Challenges
Level 2 Certificate in Behaviour that Challenges in Children
Level 2 Certificate in Introducing Caring for Children and Young People
Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Business Administration
Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Customer Service
Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Team Leading
Level 2 Certificate in Event Planning
Level 2 Certificate in Cleaning Knowledge and Skills
Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Retail Operations
Level 2 Extended Certificate in Understanding Stewarding at Spectator Events
Level 2 Certificate in Principles for Digital Skills in Employment
Level 1 Award in Exercise Studies
Level 2 Allergy Awareness for those Working with Children
Level 2 Certificate in Improving Personal Exercise, Health and Nutrition
Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Nutrition and Health
Mental Health Awareness
This qualification is designed for learners looking to increase their knowledge and awareness of mental health.
It will help you to develop your awareness of issues surrounding mental health and to know the rights of those with mental health issues.
Awareness of Mental Health
This qualification is designed for anyone looking to develop their understanding of mental health and the problems that can cause mental ill health.
This qualification aims to focus on the study of mental health and a range of mental health problems offer breadth and depth of study, incorporating a key core of knowledge
Children and Young People’s Mental Health
The aim of this qualification is to increase the your knowledge and awareness of children and young people’s mental health.
By completing the qualification, you will develop knowledge of mental health in children and young people which would support progression onto further qualifications and into relevant employment in the health and social care or education sectors.
Behaviour that Challenges in Children
This qualification is designed to increase your awareness and understanding of behaviour that challenges and its effects.
By completing the qualification, you will develop in-depth knowledge of behaviour that challenges which could support progression onto other appropriate qualifications and into relevant employment in the health and social care sector.
Principles of Customer Service
This qualification provides the underpinning knowledge required by employees to work in a range of customer service roles.
You will gain essential knowledge of how to carry out tasks such as managing information and supporting events.
Introducing Caring for Children and Young People
This qualification will give you a basic understanding of childcare and education, parenting and babysitting.
It will also help you to make an informed choice about working with children and young people.
Understanding Common Childhood Illnesses
The aim of this qualification is to increase your knowledge and understanding of common childhood illnesses to enable you to support the development and well-being of infants and children you support and care for.
Principles of Business Administration
This qualification aims to provide you with the underpinning knowledge that is required by employees to work in a range of different environments in a business administration role.
Principles of Team Leading
This qualification is designed for those who want the knowledge and understanding required to successfully lead a team.
This will focus on the study of leading a team in a business environment.
Awareness of Substance Abuse
Principles of the Mental Health Care Worker
The purpose of this qualification is to allow you to develop the knowledge and understanding required to plan events across a variety of sectors.
This qualification enables the you to develop knowledge and understanding of substance misuse and its potential effects on individuals and others.
This qualification covers the skills and knowledge needed to understand approaches to care and management in mental health, the duty of care, and the principles a mental health care worker is required to have.
This qualification aims to introduce you to the use of counselling skills in everyday life and work and some of the approaches that underpin the use of these skills.
The qualification would be useful for anyone who would like to develop their use of counselling skills for use in either work or in a personal capacity.
Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
This qualification provides an ideal taster for those who may be new to the sector or new to the world of work. It is accessible to learners of all ages who may want to understand more about working in health and social care.
It aims to introduce some basic concepts of caring and preparation for employment in the sector.
Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities
This qualification aims to give you knowledge and understanding to work with individuals with learning disabilities or difficulties.
You will explore the principles of safeguarding and positive risk-taking and gain awareness of the autistic spectrum.
Principles of Dementia Care
Cleaning Knowledge and Skills
Understanding Retail Operations
This qualification aims to:
• provide an introduction to the retail industry to those new to or seeking employment in this area
• help you to develop an understanding of the different aspects of working in the retail sector
• prepare you for progression into a range of higher level qualifications within the retail sector, including more practical qualifications where their knowledge can be put into practice.
Understanding Stewarding at Spectator Events
The purpose of this qualification is to provide you with the knowledge and understanding required to enter the spectator safety sector.
This qualification is suitable for anyone with any level of sports ability who is interested in improving their performance, enhancing their personal development and gaining an understanding of the benefits of exercise and fitness. School leavers, the long-term unemployed, and those wanting to return to education may find this qualification of particular benefit.
This qualification aims to assist you to develop their knowledge and understanding of the principles of caring for those with dementia.
It covers areas such as person-centred care, the influence of positive communication methods, issues relating to the use of medication for those with dementia and the importance of providing appropriate activities.
This qualification aims to develop your understanding of autism and the principles of supporting individuals with autism - covering the person-centred approach and influence of positive communication methods, how to support positive behaviour, and how individuals with autism can be supported to live healthy and fulfilled lives.
This qualification is designed for those who’d like an introduction to the cleaning and support services industry in general, but may also be suitable for those in their first cleaning role who would like to further their understanding and progress to the next level of learning or employment.
Develop knowledge of allergies in children and what to do in the event of an allergic reaction with our Level 2 Allergy Awareness for Those Working With Children course.
Perfect for both individuals working in a childcare role looking to upskill, and employers looking for allergy awareness training online courses for their staff, this course covers everything you need.
This qualification is designed for those who wish to learn how to improve their personal health and well-being.
The qualification enables you to gain knowledge and understanding of the positive effects of exercise on long-term health and well-being and implementing an exercise plan with the appropriate nutritional requirements.
This qualification aims to:
• increase understanding of the principles of healthy eating and the role of food in maintaining health
• increase confidence in planning and achieving a healthy diet
• provide an understanding of how an individual’s dietary requirements change throughout their life
• provide an understanding of food labelling and the ability to use information from food labels
• provide information on eating disorders • increase understanding of the role of a healthy diet for weight management
• increase understanding of the principles of food safety in a home environment.