Funded Distance Learning Courses

Loughborough College has a fantastic range of fully funded* accredited distance learning courses, which you can study from the comfort of your own home.

These are self-study knowledge based short courses lasting 12-16 weeks or earlier subject to your availability.

Depending on your chosen subject you will get the option of paper or online resources and assessment papers or a mix of both.

*Subject to funding criteria.

Easy Enrolment Process

  • Choose your subject and delivery method.

  • Send your details via the form below.

  • A member of the team will be in contact to complete your registration paperwork.

  • Resources, Assessment Papers and Tutor contact details allocated to you for an immediate start.

If you want to do more than one, as soon as you complete one you can move onto another.

Courses
Available

  • Whether you’re an individual, small, medium or large company, we offer a wide range of courses to improve your personal or professional development.

    For as little as £30 to £75, Loughborough College are able to support with CPD Certified bitesize training courses that will provide a foundation into a variety of sectors such as:

    • Health & Social Care
    • Business
    • First Aid
    • Hospitality
    • Employability
    • Safeguarding

    These can also be used as part of the 20% Off the Job training for Apprentices.


  • Alongside our CPD courses, we also offer a wide range of fully funded* accredited distance learning courses to improve your personal or professional development.

    These training courses provide a foundation into a variety of sectors such as Health & Social Care, Business, Hospitality, Employability and Safeguarding.

    *subject to funding criteria.

     

    In addition to these we also have the below subjects available:

    • Common Health Conditions
    • Customer Service in Hospitality
    • Working with People with Mental Health Needs
    • Safeguarding and Prevent
    • Personal Exercise and Health
    • Personal Care Needs
    • Cancer Support
    • Adverse Childhood Experiences
    • Workplace Violence and Harassment
    • Mental Health First Aid and Advocacy

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    Funding Criteria

    • You must be over the age of 19 from the 1st August 2019
    • You must have lived in the UK for 3 or more years
    • You must not have completed the same course before
    • Already have a Level 2 or equivalent qualification*** (Five or more GCSE/O levels grade A*-C, one A level, two or three AS levels, NVQ Level 2)
    • You must not live in Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, Greater Manchester, Greater London, Liverpool City Region, Tees Valley, West Midland, West of England or Sheffield City Region
    • Higher Education students can access funding if they provide evidence that their HE course doesn’t duplicate any learning in the distance learning qualification.
    • Please note that your funding is paid upon completion, so it is important you are committed to completing the course.

    ***If you do not have a Level 2 qualification currently it may affect future funding opportunities


  • Apply for a student loan* to complete a Level 3 qualification in:

    • Customer Service
    • Autism
    • Mental Health
    • End of Life Care
    • Dementia
    • Leadership and Management

    *Loans are repayable once Learner’s are earning £25k+ per annum.

Step Into Health

Step into Health aims to help people of differing health and fitness levels to improve their wellbeing and empower them to achieve their own personal health objectives.

The programme focuses on three main areas: physical activity, nutrition & healthy eating and stress management. This free programme recognises that lack of time can often be a barrier to health improvement and so the course is flexible to fit in with your lifestyle. You never have to attend college and can study wherever and whenever you choose.

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Speak to one of our distance learning experts about our fantastic range of funded** distance learning courses.

Privacy Notice

You understand that you are submitting your information to Loughborough College. By submitting your information, you are providing ongoing consent to contact by Loughborough College. You can opt out of receiving communications from us at any time. The information that you provide will be used and stored in accordance with our Privacy Policy. Loughborough College collects data for various administrative, academic, health, safety and other legitimate reasons. It is important for you to be aware that your details as given may be used for the purposes outlined above. You can request the right for your data to be removed from college databases by emailing dpo@loucoll.ac.uk, quoting your email address, postcode and date of birth.