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Brand new for autumn 2018, we have a whole new suite of Health and Social Care distance learning courses. Distance learning is a great way to achieve desirable qualifications while studying at a time and pace that suits you.

We’re offering distance learning courses in mental health, dementia care, understanding autism, adult social care, care planning, management of diabetes and more. These courses are ideal at anyone working in a health or social care environment, or looking to move into this sector. Alternatively, you may be interested in these courses for personal reasons and are looking for more information or understanding of a particular topic.

Most students over the age of 19 will be able to study this course for free, however, please contact us if you are aged 19-23 and do not yet have a full level 2 qualification (5 GCSEs grade A*-C, NVQ Level 2 or higher) as additional eligibility criteria may apply.

See below to view the full list of our Distance Learning courses:

Distance Learning Level 2 Certificate in Falls Prevention Awareness

Distance Learning Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Care Planning

Distance Learning Level 2 Certificate in Information, Advice or Guidance

Distance Learning Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism

Distance Learning Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Nutrition and Health

Distance Learning Level 2 Certificate in Common Health Conditions

Distance Learning Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care

Distance Learning Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes

Distance Learning Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care

Distance Learning Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings

Distance Learning Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care

Distance Learning Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

Distance Learning Level 2 Certificate in the Awareness of Mental Health Problems

Distance Learning Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Health and Social Care

Distance Learning NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Common Childhood Illnesses

Distance Learning NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Children and Young Peoples Mental Health