Distance Learning

Distance Learning

Part Time

We are offering free distance learning courses for anyone aged 19+.

You will gain a recognised qualification while you work from home.

For more information on our Distance Learning courses email distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Principles of Customer Service Level 2

 

This qualification provides the underpinning knowledge required by employees to work in a range of customer service roles. Learners will have essential knowledge of how to carry out tasks such as managing information and supporting events.

Factfile:

Start date: Ongoing

Location: Teesdale : Distance Learning

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Principles of Customer Service and Delivery

Understand Customers

Understand Employer Organisations

Understand How to Communicate with Customers

Understand How to Communicate with Customers Using the Telephone

Understand How to Handle Customer Information

Understand How to Deliver Customer Service Online

Understand How to Resolve Problems and Deliver Customer Service to Challenging Customers

Understand How to Handle Objections, Promote Additional Products or Services and Close Sales

Understand How to Develop Customer Relationships

Understand How to Process Sales Orders and Provide Post Transaction Customer Service

Principles of Equality and Diversity in the Workplace

Understand How to Develop Working Relationships with Colleagues

 

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

 

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

 

What’s next?

Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

 

You need:

A willingness to learn about the customer service environment.

 

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

 

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems Level 2 

This course will enable you to understand the various mental health problems that exist within our society. You will learn about signs and symptoms of mental health problems and how to manage problems such as stress and anxiety. You will also learn about various legislation and how to promote this within your daily life.

Factfile:

Location: Teesdale: Distance Learning

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understanding Mental Health.

Understanding Stress.

Understanding Anxiety.

Understanding Phobias.

Understanding Depression.

Understanding Post-Natal Depression.

Understanding Bipolar Disorder.

Understanding Schizophrenia.

Understanding Dementia.

Understanding Eating Disorders.

Understanding Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.

Understanding Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.

Understanding Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to learn about the various mental health problems that are recognised within society and how to support people who suffer from these problems.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Care Planning Level 2 

This course will provide you with the ability to understand the principles and practice of person-centred thinking planning and reviews. This course ensures that care workers understand the correct way to ensure service users are always treated using a friendly and caring approach.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understanding Person-Centred Thinking and Planning.

Care Planning for the Care Worker.

Understanding Nutrition and Hydration in Health and Social Care Settings.

Principles of Supporting an Individual to Maintain Personal Hygiene.

Understanding Continence Care.

Principles of Supporting Sleep.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

The willingness to ensure service users are cared for to the highest standard and their needs are met effectively.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Caring for Children and Young People Level 2

This course will provide you with the understanding of the risk of abusive and exploitative behaviour that children can experience. You will learn of the strategies that can be used to care for and protect them, correct procedures to follow when caring for children and young people and why it is essential to have an understanding of how to care for children properly.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Caring for Young Children in a Babysitting environment.

Accident Prevention and Fire Safety when Babysitting.

Rights and Responsibilities in Relation to Parenting.

Parenting and Healthy Lifestyles.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to learn and eagerness to care for children and young people either at home or through employment.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Common Health Conditions Level 2

This course will enable you to develop your understanding of common health conditions including Dementia, Stroke and sensory loss. This knowledge is essential in any care environment and will enable you to support client groups to the highest standard.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand how to Contribute to Monitoring the Health of Individuals Affected by Health Conditions.

Introductory Awareness of Sensory Loss.

Stroke Awareness.

Dementia Awareness.

Arthritis Awareness.

Parkinson’s Disease Awareness

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to support individuals with a variety of common health conditions to the best of your ability.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care Level 2

This course will enable you to understand how to protect the health, well-being and human rights of individuals. You will learn how to enable people to live free from harm, abuse and neglect and how to involve health agencies, government departments or the police.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understanding Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care.

Principles of Dignity in Adult Health and Social Care Practice.

Understand Duty of Care in Adult Health and Social Care.

Understand Dilemmas and Public Concerns in Adult Health and Social Care.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to support and protect vulnerable adults to the best of your ability.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in End of Life Care Level 2

This course enables you to learn how to manage pain and comfort for service users, ensuring that you can care compassionately and competently for those who are at the end of their lives.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand how to Work in End of Life Care.

Care Planning in End of Life Care.

Understand how to Provide Support to Manage Pain and Discomfort.

End of Life Care and Dementia.

Understanding the Role of the Care Worker in Time of Death.

Understand Loss and Grief in End of Life Care.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

The willingness to learn how to support and care for people who are in pain and discomfort at the end of their lives.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Equality and Diversity Level 2

This course will introduce you to the legal practices companies must undertake to ensure discrimination is eradicated. You will learn about equality and diversity in society and in the workplace and how to follow and understand the correct legislation.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Equality and Diversity in Society.

Equality and Diversity in the Community.

Equality and Diversity in the Workplace.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to ensure you work and live in a way that centres on fairness, dignity and respect for all others.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Falls Prevention Awareness Level 2

This course enables you to learn how to prevent vulnerable people from falling, and how to support them effectively after suffering a fall.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Falls in Context.

The Risk Factors and Causes of Falls.

Falls Assessment and Prevention.

Managing Falls.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

The willingness to support and protect individuals who have/ are at risk of injuring themselves in a health and social care environment.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Information, Advice and Guidance Level 2

This course will enable you to develop your understanding of effective communication techniques whilst evidencing your competency to employers. You will learn how to keep accurate records and learn how to provide effective signposting and referrals.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Information, Advice or Guidance in Practice.

Developing Interaction Skills for Information Advice or Guidance.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to be able to convey various types of information and support various client groups with differing needs.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Lean Organisation Management Techniques Level 2

This course will enable you to develop a sound understanding of the concepts and benefits of a lean environment. You will also gain knowledge of business techniques and how to work in a team. Ultimately, you will learn how to achieve the greatest customer value with the fewest resources.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Lean Organisation Techniques in Business

Business Improvement Tools and Techniques

Working in Business Teams

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to learn how to work effectively in a team and work in the best fashion in a competitive business market.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in the Principles of Team Leading Level 2

This course will enable you to provide guidance, direction and instruction within a group, ultimately leading to more effective teamwork and motivated employees. You will learn how to manage a team effectively, a transferable skill which can be utilised in many different areas.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Principles of Team Leading.

Understand Business.

Understand How to Communicate Work-Related Information.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to support your fellow employees to work to the best of their ability and feel confident and fulfilled within the workplace.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care Level 2

This qualification aims to assist learners to develop their knowledge and understanding of the principles of caring for those with dementia. It covers areas such as person-centred care, the influence of positive communication methods, issues around the use of medication for those with dementia and the importance of providing appropriate activities.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Dementia Awareness and person centred care.

Factors that influence communication and interaction for individuals.

Supporting individuals with medication administration.

Benefit of meaningful activity for individuals.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to learn and a keen interest in learning more about dementia care in health and social care settings.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Understanding the Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection Level 2

This course will provide you with the ability to provide high quality care to others by ensuring you understand how to prevent the spread of dangerous infections within a health and social care environment.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Principles of the Causes and Spread of Infection in Health Care Settings.

Principles of the Importance of Personal Hygiene and Health in the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings.

Principles of Decontamination, Cleaning and Waste Management in Health Care Settings.

Principles of Infection Prevention and Control in a Health Care Setting

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to support and protect vulnerable individuals from infection within health and social care settings

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding Autism Level 2

This course will provide you with a clear understanding of the misconceptions, diagnoses and support surround Autism which will provide you with essential skills needed when working in mental health. You will learn how to communicate with individuals with Autism, limitations to sensory processing and how to support individuals with Autism to enable them to live a fulfilling life.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Introduction to Autism.

Using a Person-Centred Approach to Support Individuals with Autism.

Communication and Social Interaction in Individuals with Autism.

Sensory Processing, Perception and Cognition in Individuals with Autism.

Supporting Positive Behaviour in Individuals with Autism.

Supporting Individuals with Autism to Live Healthy and Fulfilled Lives.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to learn about Autism, and how to support individuals with this condition, enabling them to develop positive behaviour and be able to communicate effectively.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding Behaviour that Challenges Level 2

This course will enable you to be able to support individuals effectively, improve your understanding of the reasons why individuals display behaviour that challenges and what its impact may be. You will learn about factors which can affect challenging behaviour such as anxiety, neglect, abuse and health conditions.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand Behaviour that Challenges.

Understand How to Support Positive Behaviour.

Understand the Importance of Effective Communication and the Management of Behaviour that Challenges.

Understand the Role of Reflection and Support for those Involved in Incidents of Behaviour that Challenges.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to support and care for those who display challenging behaviour and a willingness to learn about the reasons behind this behaviour.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health Level 2

This course will provide you with knowledge and awareness of children and young people’s mental health. You will understand factors which may affect mental health including personal background or health conditions. You will also learn how to support children and young people with mental health issues, and how they can impact people’s lives.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand children and young people’s mental health in context.

Understand factors which may affect children and young people’s mental health.

Understand children and young people’s mental health concerns.

Understand the impact of children and young people’s mental health concerns.

Understand how to support children and young people with mental health concerns.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to assist and support children and young people with mental health problems, and the reasons behind the development of their issues.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding Nutrition and Health Level 2

This course will enable you to understand the importance of good nutrition, and how to manage weight effectively. The course also includes concepts such as understanding food safety and information and understanding of eating disorders.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Explore Principles of Health Eating.

Consider Nutritional Needs of a Variety of Individuals.

Use Food and Nutrition Information to Plan a Healthy Diet.

The Principles of Weight Management.

Understanding Eating Disorders

Principles of Food Safety for the Home Environment.

DSE Risk Assessment.

COSHH Risk Assessment.

Manual Handling Safety at Work.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to learn about the benefits of a healthy lifestyle and how to promote and encourage this in others.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medicines Level 2

This course will provide you with knowledge which enables you to understand how to store, supply, and dispose of medications safely. You will also learn about correct and efficient record-keeping processes which will enable you to keep service users safe.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understanding Medication and Prescriptions

Supply, Storage and Disposal of Medication.

Understand the Requirements for the Safe Administrations of Medication.

Record-keeping and Audit Processes for Medication.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to learn and eagerness to put the safe handling of medication into practice.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent Level 2

This course will give you the ability to support anyone who is responsible for the safeguarding of people, and for helping to prevent radicalisation. Learners will be educated on recognising signs of abuse, reducing risks of radicalisation and consequences of illegal online activity.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understanding the Prevent Duty.

Understanding Safeguarding.

Understanding Online Safety.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to learn and a keen interest in learning more about safeguarding within an education or health care setting

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties Level 2

This course will enable you to be able to support individuals with specific learning difficulties effectively. This qualification aims to give learners knowledge of different Specific Learning Difficulties, how they are diagnosed and how individuals can be supported.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand Specific Learning Difficulties.

Understand the Effects of Specific Learning Difficulties.

Understand the Diagnosis of Specific Learning Difficulties.

Understanding Supporting Individuals with Specific Learning Difficulties.

Understand the Context of Specific Learning Difficulties.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to support and care for those who have specific learning difficulties, and how to enable them to live fulfilling lives.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes Level 2

This course will provide you with the ability to understand the causes of Diabetes, how to take simple lifestyle measures in order to prevent the development of the disease, and how to care for people with Diabetes.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand Diabetes.

Prevention and Early Intervention of Type 2 Diabetes

Understand the Initial Care of Diabetes

Understand the Treatment and Management of Diabetes

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to learn about Diabetes, its causes, diagnosis and any preventative measures.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities Level 2

This course will enable you to understand how to recognise signs and symptoms of illness in those with a learning disability, provide you with knowledge of legislation and the healthcare system and also signs and symptoms of different learning disabilities.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understanding the Context of Supporting Individuals with Learning Disabilities.

Principles of Safeguarding and Protection in Health and Social Care.

Introduction to Personalisation in Social Care.

Principles of Positive Risk Taking for Individuals with Disabilities.

Introductory Awareness of Autistic Spectrum Conditions.

Principles of Supporting Individuals with a Learning Disability to Access healthcare.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to support and assist individuals with a learning disability to the best of your ability.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Working with Mental Health Needs Level 2

This course enables you to gain skills and understanding of mental health needs which can improve the experiences of service users. You will learn how to identify mental health issues efficiently, enabling you to provide preventative care.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand the Role of the Mental Health Worker.

Mental Health and Mental Health Issues.

Understand Duty of Care in Adult Health and Social Care.

Approaches to Care and Management in Mental Health.

Understanding Change and Support in Relation to Mental health.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to help those with mental health needs and support them to the best of your ability.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

NCFE Certificate in Principles of Team Leading Level 2

Attendance: Distance Learning

Start date: 12th September 2018

Duration: 16 weeks

How much does the course cost?

FREE

£120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete the course.

Certificate in Principles of Business Administration Level 2

This qualification provides learners with the knowledge that is required to work in a range of environments in a business administration role. Learners will know how to carry out administrative tasks such as managing information and supporting events and will be able to apply their knowledge in a variety of industries and job roles.

 

Fact file:

Start date: Ongoing

Location: Teasdale: Distance Learning

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Principles of Providing Administrative Services

Principles of Business Document Production and Information Management

Understand Communication in a Business Environment

Understand Employer Organisations

Understand How to Develop Working Relationships with Colleagues

Understand How to Carry Out Business Administration Tasks

Understand How to Provide Administrative Support for Meetings

Understand How to Prepare Text

Understand How to Store, Retrieve and Archive Information

Understand the Administration of Human Resource Records

Understand How to Use and Maintain Supplies and Office Equipment

Understand Customer Service

Understand the Use of Research in Business

Principles of Customer Relationships

Know How to Publish, Integrate and Share Using Social Media

Exploring Social Media

Understand the Safe Use of Online and Social Media Platforms

Principles of Equality and Diversity in the Workplace

Principles of Marketing Theory

Principles of Digital Marketing

Principles of Team Leading

 

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

 

 How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

 

What’s next?

Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

 

You need:

A willingness to learn about the business administration environment and understand the processes involved.

 

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

Certificate in Understanding Common Childhood Illnesses Level 2

The purpose of this qualification is to increase learners’ knowledge and understanding of common childhood illnesses to enable them to support the development and wellbeing of infants and children they support/care for.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand how to provide a safe and healthy environment for babies and young children

Understand common childhood illnesses

Understand health emergencies and specific health conditions in an early years setting

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to enable the development of children aged 0-5 years.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Customer Service in Health and Social Care Settings Level 2

This qualification is designed for learners who want to develop an understanding of how to deliver effective customer service in health and social care settings. ‘Customers’ in this context refers to internal and external customers, including people who use services, their supporters, visitors, health professionals and providers of other services.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Preparing to deliver customer service in health and social care settings

Effective communication for health and social care

Understand the specific needs of customers accessing health and social care services

Teamwork in health and social care settings

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to develop the knowledge and understanding required to work with customers within the health and social care sector.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care Level 2

This qualification provides an ideal taster for those who may be new to the sector or new to the world of work. It is accessible to learners of all ages who may want to understand more about working in health and social care. It aims to introduce some basic concepts of caring and preparation for employment in the sector.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Principles of communication in adult social care settings

Principles of personal development in adult social care settings

Principles of diversity, equality and inclusion in adult social care settings

Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care

Introduction to duty of care in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings

Understand the role of the social care worker

Understand person-centred approaches in adult social care settings

Understand health and safety in social care settings

Understand how to handle information in social care settings

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

You need:

An interest in the basic concepts of caring or those wanting to prepare for employment in the sector.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk