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Distance Learning Short Courses

Buxton & Leek College offers a variety of short courses which can be done from the comfort of your own home but offer the same high-quality learning and academic support as you would get from the classroom.

Why not brush up on key skills, learn new ones or keep up with industry standards all whilst working at your own pace in surroundings that suit your lifestyle.

We are pleased to advise that these courses are often fully or part funded through adult skills, this is dependent on where you live and your residency status and full information will be given upon enrolment.

You must be aged 19+ to study these courses with Buxton & Leek College.

Available courses

Principles for Digital Skills in Employment

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning, Part-time
  • Study Duration: 4 weeks
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • Various start points available.
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Level 2 Certificate in Allergy Awareness

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning, Part-time
  • Study Duration: 6 Weeks.
  • Level: Level 2
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • Various start points available.
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Online Functional Skills

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning, Part-time
  • Study Duration: 10 weeks
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • Various start points available.
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Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Children and Young Peoples Mental Health (NCFE)

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning, Part-time
  • Study Duration: 12 Weeks
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • Various start points available.
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Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism (NCFE)

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning, Part-time
  • Study Duration: 12 weeks
  • Level: Level 2
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • Various start points available.
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Level 2 Certificate in Information, Advice or Guidance

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning, Part-time
  • Level: Level 2
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • Various start points available.
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Prevention and Control of Infection

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning, Part-time
  • Study Duration: 4 weeks
  • Level: Level 2
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • Various start points available.
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The VTCT Level 2 Award in Preventing Contact Dermatitis

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning, Part-time
  • Level: Level 2
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • Various start points available
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Safeguarding, Prevent and British Values

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning, Part-time
  • Study Duration: 8 weeks
  • Level: Level 2
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • Various start points available.
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AAT FOUNDATION CERTIFICATE IN BOOKKEEPING LEVEL 2

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Part-time, Distance Learning
  • Study Duration: 6 months
  • Level: Level 2
  • Campus: Buxton & Leek Campuses
  • Delivered online or on campus
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AAT FOUNDATION CERTIFICATE IN ACCOUNTING

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Part-time
  • Study Duration: 12 Months
  • Level: Level 2
  • Campus: Buxton & Leek Campuses
  • Delivered online or on campus
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Level 2 Certificate in Special Education Needs and Disability (RQF)

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning, Part-time
  • Study Duration: 8 Weeks
  • Level: Level 2
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • Various start points available.
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Principles of Team Management Level 2

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning, Part-time
  • Study Duration: 10 weeks
  • Level: Level 2
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • Various start points available.
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MOT Annual Assessment – Online

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning, Part-time
  • Study Duration: 1 day
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • Various start points available.
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Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Customer Service

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning, Part-time
  • Study Duration: 10 weeks
  • Level: Level 2
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • Various start points available
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Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Business Administration

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning, Part-time
  • Study Duration: 10 weeks
  • Level: Level 2
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • Various start points available
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Level 2 Certificate in Lean Organisation Management Techniques

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning, Part-time
  • Study Duration: 8 weeks
  • Level: Level 2
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • Various start points available
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Level 2 Certificate in Equality and Diversity

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning, Part-time
  • Study Duration: 10 weeks
  • Level: Level 2
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • Various start points available
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Level 1 Award in Mental Health Awareness

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning, Part-time
  • Study Duration: 6 weeks
  • Level: Level 1
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • Various start points available
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LEVEL 2 AWARD IN AN INTRODUCTION TO NEUROSCIENCE IN EARLY YEARS (NCFE CACHE)

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning, Part-time
  • Study Duration: 12 Weeks
  • Level: Level 2
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • October, February and April Starts
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Level 2 Certificate in Improving Personal Exercise, Health and Nutrition

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning
  • Study Duration: 20 Weeks
  • Level: Level 2
  • Campus: Buxton & Leek Campuses
  • Various start points available
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Certificate in Advice and Guidance

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning
  • Study Duration: 24 weeks
  • Level: Level 3
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • April start running on Fridays 9.30-12.30
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