Online blended learning

We offer a range of FREE short courses that can be studied online, in the classroom, or between the two.

Whether you’re looking to upskill in your current career, thinking about changing specialism, or just keen to take on a new challenge, studying one of our FREE courses is a quick route to new skills.

For employers, these short courses can offer a great way of upskilling staff.

You can see our range of relevant courses below.

Benefits

Our range of online ‘blended’ courses offer a number of benefits:

For the learner:

  • Flexibility – study where and when you want and around other commitments
  • Responsiveness – quickly adapt to new technologies, opportunities and challenges within your career
  • Recognition – achieve a nationally recognised qualification
  • Progression – open doors for further study in the future
  • Support – seek assistance and guidance from course staff – whether you’re studying online or in the classroom

For employers:

  • Responsiveness – quickly upskill staff relevant to new technologies, or business opportunities or challenges
  • Flexibility – train staff without depleting your workforce
  • Progression – enable staff members to move onto further study, improving their knowledge and potential
Course listing

See below for list of courses

  • Awareness of Mental Health Problems
  • Counselling Skills
  • Falls Prevention Awareness
  • Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent
  • Principles of Care Planning
  • Principles of Cleaning
  • Principles of Dementia Care
  • Principles of End Of Life Care
  • Principles of the Prevention of Infection
  • Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties
  • Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Difficulties
  • Understanding Autism
  • Understanding Behaviour that Challenges
  • Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health
  • Care and Management of Diabetes
  • Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Social Care
  • Understanding Nutrition & Health
  • Understanding Safe Handling of Medication In Health and Social Care
  • Working with People with Mental Health Needs
  • Preparing to work in Adult Social Care
  • Common Health Conditions
  • Introducing Caring for Children and Young People
  • Understanding Common Childhood Conditions
  • Principles of Customer Service
  • Understanding Excellence in Customer Services for Hospitality
  • Principles of Cleaning
  • Equality & Diversity
  • Lean Organisation Management Techniques
  • Warehousing and Storage
  • Principles of Team Leading
  • Team Leading
  • Understanding Data Protection and Data Security
  • Understanding Retail Operations
  • Information Advice and Guidance
Eligibility

To be eligible for our FREE online blended courses, learners must be:

  • Aged 19 or over on the first day of study
  • An EU resident (for a minimum of 3 years)
  • Not enrolled on an apprenticeship

A fee of £125 will be chargeable if a learner does not complete the course.

Contact

For further details of courses, contact us via email or on 020 3667 0333.