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Online Distance Learning Courses

Upskilling matters, now more than ever!  

We have a wide range of free online distance learning courses to keep you from twiddling your thumbs. These study-at-home courses can be done online, allowing you to work at your own pace.  

  Enrol online today by choosing a course from the list below
✓  Once you have enrolled, an assessor will be assigned to you and contact you to arrange a quick telephone induction
  You will be provided with login details to our e-assessor platform where you will find your workbook that contains all the knowledge for your chosen qualification
  You then work through the qualification digitally and evidence your knowledge by writing your answers 
  Your assessor will approve the completion of the qualification and you will receive a certificate through the post

Here’s a list of free online courses:

Children & Young People

Children and Young People’s Mental Health
Common Childhood Illnesses
Information, Advice and Guidance
Introducing Caring for Children and Young People

Adverse Childhood Experiences

Health & Social Care 

Customer Service in a Health Care Setting
Dignity & Safeguarding in Adult Health & Social Care
Falls Prevention Awareness
Personal Care Needs
Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings
Principles of Care Planning
Principles of Dementia Care
Principles of End of Life Care
Safe Handling of Medicines
Technology Enabled Care

Health & Wellbeing

Awareness of Mental Health Problems
Care and Management of Diabetes
Common Health Conditions

Improving Physical Exercise, Health and Nutrition
Nutrition and Health
Safeguarding and Prevent
Understanding Autism
Understanding Behaviour that Challenges
Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties
Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities
Working with People with Mental Health Needs

Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace

Personal Development 

Business Start-up

Workplace Development 

Business Improvement Techniques
Data Protection and Data Security (GDPR)
Equality & Diversity in the Workplace
Lean Organisation Management Techniques
Principles of Business Administration
Principles of Customer Service
Principles of Team Leading
Workplace Violence and Harassment
Principles of Warehousing & Storage 
Retail Operations 

Digital Skills

Introduction to Digital Skills
Digital Skills for Work

Progression opportutnies

If you wish to take your studies further, you can study online with our level 3 course!

Principles of Dementia Care – £399 (free** to those who don’t hold a Level 3 qualification)
Understanding Mental Health– £399 (free** to those who don’t hold a Level 3 qualification)
Understanding Autism – £399 (free** to those who don’t hold a Level 3 qualification)


Embrace digital, enrol today and study online for free! 


*For funding to make the course free for learners there is a criteria:
Learners must be a British, EU or EEA citizen, has been a permanent resident of the UK, EU or EEA for the whole of the previous three years and aged 19 or over. You must have an English postcode to qualify. Learners aged between 19 and 23, must also hold a Level 2 qualification and must be aged 19 at the start of the academic year for funding to apply.

**Learners must be aged 24 and over and must not hold an existing Level 3 qualification.


Funding applies to England postcodes – restrictions apply.


Due to high demand, processing of enrolments could take up to 2 weeks.
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