Looking for Distance Learning?

Looking for Distance Learning?

Our distance learning courses offer you the perfect opportunity to fit studying around your everyday life. Whether you’re looking to further your qualifications, develop new skills or just fancy studying in your spare time, we have a distance learning course to suit you.

We provide a wide range of support tailored to your circumstances to ensure you receive all the encouragement and help you need. If you live close to one of our campuses you are very welcome to use our extensive libraries and learning resources centres and you may also choose to access help from our student support teams. What’s more, your mentor can offer one-on-one support throughout your time with us via email or via the telephone.

Subsidised Distance Learning & E-Learning Courses

From time to time we are able to offer free courses to eligible students.

Our free distance learning courses are based around self-tutoring workbooks with end of unit assessments completed online or paper based, all course learning material you can keep for future reference.  A tutor will be allocated to you to support your through your studies and give feedback on your unit assessments.  All course are 16 weeks and we recommend that allow yourself 4 to 6 hours study time a week.

These course are subsidised and so there is no cost to you or employer, but if you do not complete the course inside the agreed timescale without a valid reason, you will be charged £100.

Do you qualify?

  • Are you aged 19 or over?
  • Are you ordinarily resident in England and lived in the UK or EU for the past 3 years?

If so, you could be eligible to enrol on these subsidised courses

Please contact pddistancelearning@petroc.ac.uk or call Lida or Steve 01271 852354 for further details.

Health & Social Care Related Courses

Generic Business Skills

Petroc E Learning Courses

Our e learning courses are completed fully online. You will have access to the learning materials and assessments. On completion you will received a Petroc Certificate of Participation. Please note these courses are not free.

 

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We've found 18 courses which may be of interest.

Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems

Location Distance / Blended Learning | Level Level 2 | Duration 20 weeks | Course Type Distance Learning


Certificate in Common Health Conditions

Location Distance / Blended Learning | Level Level 2 | Duration 16 weeks | Course Type Distance Learning


Certificate in Equality & Diversity

Location Distance / Blended Learning | Level Level 2 | Duration 16 weeks | Course Type Distance Learning


Certificate in Information, Advice or Guidance

Location Distance / Blended Learning | Level Level 2 | Duration 16 weeks | Course Type Distance Learning


Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

Location Distance / Blended Learning | Level Level 2 | Duration 16 weeks | Course Type Distance Learning


Certificate in Principles of Business Administration

Location Distance / Blended Learning | Level Level 2 | Duration 16 weeks | Course Type Distance Learning


Certificate in the Care & Management of Diabetes

Location Distance / Blended Learning | Level Level 2 | Duration 16 weeks | Course Type Distance Learning


Certificate in the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Setting

Location Distance / Blended Learning | Level Level 2 | Duration 16 weeks | Course Type Distance Learning


Certificate in the Principles of Customer Service

Location Distance / Blended Learning | Level Level 2 | Duration 16 weeks | Course Type Distance Learning


Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care

Location Distance / Blended Learning | Level Level 2 | Duration 16 weeks | Course Type Distance Learning


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