Distance Learning Courses


Distance Learning Courses


Aspiration Training Ltd offers a wide range of professional qualifications for employers looking to increase the skills of their employees.  These distance learning courses are accredited by NCFE and are eligible for ESFA funding. 

Certificate in Understanding Children and Young People's Mental Health Are you interested in increasing your knowledge of children’s mental health? Courses online, such as this one, allow you to develop your knowledge at your own pace, and in your own home. This qualification aims to equip you with a more detailed understanding of mental health conditions that affect children and young people, the legislation and guidance surrounding mental health, risk ...
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Certificate in Falls Prevention Awareness Are you currently working in, or looking to work in, the health and social care sector? Are you looking to receive a falls prevention certification to further progress or kick-start your career? This could be the course for you. This qualification aims to raise awareness about the impact and consequences of a fall, the risks and hazards that could result in a fall and how ...
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Certificate in Principles of Care Planning The Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Care Planning qualification is designed for learners who are looking to enter into or progress within employment in a variety of sectors and job roles where an understanding of care planning is required. Course Duration: 16 weeks Learner Benefits -  Delivered through a flexible, convenient learning model -  Qualifications are accredited by recognising awarding bodies -  Increases understanding ...
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Certificate in Dyslexia and Other Specific learning Difficulties Approximately 15% of people are affected by Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLDs) including dyslexia, dyscalculia, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD). As these SpLDs are so prevalent throughout society, developing our understanding is increasingly important. The qualification is one we have written in conjunction with NCFE. In order to get it approved for funding we have had to give ...
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Certificate in Understanding Behaviour that Challenges This course is designed to increase learners’ awareness and understanding of behaviour that challenges and its effects and will support their progression into relevant employment. Course Duration: 16 weeks Learner Benefits -  Achieve a nationally recognised level 2 qualification -  Furthers personal and professional development -  No need to formally attend a college -  Receive a set of high-quality learner support materials -  Gain ...
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Certificate in End of life Care By 2040, the number of people aged over 64 in Britain is expected to grow from 9.5 million to 15 million. The population is aging, meaning more people will live with serious chronic illness and need end of life care. The problems faced and support needed by people nearing the end of life is wide-ranging and a good understanding of pain management, support and ...
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Certificate in Information, Advice or Guidance Offering clear and accurate information, advice or guidance and knowing what can be shared legally and professionally can greatly improve outcomes for a business. There are some fundamental rules for successful information sharing and ensuring staff are aware of these is key. Course Duration: 16 weeks Learner Benefits -  Achieve a nationally recognised level 2 qualification -  Furthers personal and professional development -  No ...
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Certificate in Understanding Autism Autism is a spectrum condition that affects how a person communicates with others and how they interpret the world around them. There are around 700,000 people in the UK with autism – more than 1 in every 100. Having a clear understanding of the misconceptions, diagnoses and support surrounding autism are just some of the essential skills needed when working in mental health. Course Duration: 16 ...
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Certificate in Common Health Conditions Every hour, someone in the UK is told they have Parkinson’s disease, there are approximately 152,000 strokes in the UK every year (more than one every five minutes), and one in six of the UK population have some form of hearing loss. These health conditions, along with others such as arthritis and dementia, affect a substantial proportion of the population. A good understanding of common ...
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Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities Around 1.5 million people in the UK have a learning disability. Owing to the fact that they are likely to find it more difficult than others to describe their symptoms, a good knowledge of legislation and the healthcare system, as well as an understanding of signs and symptoms of various conditions, is essential for anyone working with individuals with learning ...
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Certificate in Understanding Nutrition and Health The number of obese people in the UK has more than trebled in the last 25 years, reaching what many doctors believe to be ‘epidemic’ proportions. Insufficient nutrition can lead to a variety of health-threatening conditions; understanding the benefits of a balanced diet and the role of nutrition in the prevention and treatment of disease is fundamental. Course Duration: 16 weeks Learner Benefits -  ...
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Certificate in Principles of Business Administration There were an estimated 5.5 million private sector businesses in the UK at the start of 2016. Despite the recent economic difficulties, the trend has been steadily increasing in the business population. Today’s global economy brings with it a wealth of new markets, shrinking profit margins and increasing operating expenses; the need for good business administration has never been greater. Course Duration: 16 weeks ...
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Certificate in Introducing Caring for Children and Young People All children and young people deserve to be safe and well cared for within a safe and protective family. However, unfortunately this is not always the case. With over 50,000 children identified as needing protection from abuse in the UK, it is important that those working in the care sector understand the risks of abusive and exploitative behaviour that some children ...
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Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medicines in Health and Social Care Modern medicines are powerful substances which have beneficial effects for millions of people worldwide. However, inappropriate use or handling of these substances can have severe consequences, including death. Having good up-to-date knowledge of the safe handling of medicines is essential for anyone working with medication Course Duration: 16 weeks Learner Benefits -  Achieve a nationally recognised level ...
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Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care The responsibilities of care workers involved in protecting the health, well-being and human rights of individuals are far-reaching. Allowing individuals to live free from harm, abuse and neglect can often mean involving health agencies, government departments or the police. Understanding the fundamentals of safeguarding is essential for anyone working in adult health and social care Course Duration: 16 ...
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Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems Mental health presents one of the greatest challenges to our society. With an estimated 450 million people worldwide suffering from a mental health problem, around a quarter of British adults will experience some form of mental health problem within the course of a year. While many elements of mental health are still not understood, having a good knowledge of the information that is ...
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Certificate in Principles of Dementia Care Dementia affects around 820,000 people in the UK. This figure is likely to rise to one million by 2025 and two million by 2051. It is one of the main causes of disability in later life and with research being desperately underfunded, it costs the UK over £26 billion a year. Understanding dementia and the person-centred care that is required is fundamental to high ...
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Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes This nationally accredited qualification provides an understanding of the different types of diabetes and how they can occur. It covers how the onset of Type 2 diabetes can be delayed with lifestyle changes and aims to develop an understanding of diabetes diagnosis and initial care. The qualification also covers the importance of ongoing care and the correct treatment of diabetes to ...
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Certificate in Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings About 300,000 patients develop an infection in England each year while being treated by the NHS. Protecting people from infection is an essential element of providing high quality care, especially considering the capacity some potentially life-threatening infections have to spread within care environments. Course Duration: 16 weeks Learner Benefits -  Achieve a nationally recognised level 2 ...
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Certificate in Principles of Team Leading Strong team leadership is essential for providing guidance, direction and instruction within a group and inevitably leads to more effective teamwork and more motivated employees. Being able to manage a team effectively is critical in the current job market, where employee productivity and team outcomes are closely monitored. Course Duration: 16 weeks Learner Benefits -  Achieve a nationally recognised level 2 qualification -  Furthers ...
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Certificate in Counselling Skills This qualification gives learners the opportunity to investigate the knowledge and skills needed to use counselling skills and engage in a helping interaction appropriately. You will describe how core counselling skills can be used in a counselling relationship and in other helping activities. You will learn how to use counselling skills, with an induction to counselling skills theories. Course Duration: 16 weeks Learner Benefits •  Achieve a ...
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Certificate in Equality and Diversity This qualification is suitable for learners aged 16 and above. 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. This qualification is suitable for use within a Study Programme. This updated qualification addresses new legislation, reinforcing the importance ...
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Certificate in Principles of Customer Service Customer Service skills are highly prized and sought after, just ask any consumer, manager or business owner. No matter whether you work in the private or public sector, with customers becoming more and more demanding, your ability to deal with customers and adapt to changing requirements and tastes is a key determinant of success. Course Duration: 16 Weeks Business Benefits - Gives employees a high standard ...
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