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Durham Learn, in partnership with the Durham County Council Care Academy are pleased to offer a wide range of flexible distance learning courses.

These courses will help you to gain fully accredited qualifications in many different subjects from the comfort of your own home or workplace.

Distance learning provides you with the flexibility to complete the course in your own time with all learning taking place remotely either by post, email or telephone.

Our courses are suitable for everybody and are ideal for keeping you up to date with current working practices, legislation, to reduce any skill gaps and further enhance your employment prospects and progression.

Most of the courses are free*, providing you complete the course within the given timeframe. You must be 19-years-old or over and a resident in England to be eligible for these courses.

*Subject to eligibility for funding.

If you have any questions before you apply for your chosen course please contact us on 03000 266115 or by email to DurhamLearn@durham.gov.uk. and a member of the Development and Engagement Team will be able to help you.

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Adult and Child First Aid Course

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Snippet of course introduction: The intent of this course is to provide learners with current knowledge and skills relating to fi...
Full funding available.

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Alcohol Awareness

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                                        level: CPD

Course category: Health and Social Care

Snippet of course introduction: Our Alcohol Awareness distance learning course aims to raise awareness of the harmful effects of...
Full funding available.

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Alcohol Awareness

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                                        level: 1

Course category: Health and Social Care

Snippet of course introduction: Interested in studying one of our accredited online courses? UK employers, particularly in the he...
Full funding available.

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Allergy Awareness for those Working in Adult Social Care

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                                        level: 2

Course category: Health and Social Care

Snippet of course introduction: This course is catered for those who work with adults. Our Allergy Awareness course...
Full funding available.

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Allergy Awareness for those Working in the Service Sector

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                                        level: 2

Course category: Hospitality

Snippet of course introduction: This course is catered for those who work in the service sector. Our Allergy Awaren...
Full funding available.

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Allergy Awareness for those Working with Children

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                                        level: 2

Course category: Childcare

Snippet of course introduction: This course is catered for those who work with children. Our Allergy Awareness cour...
Full funding available.

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Autism Awareness

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Snippet of course introduction: Course Intent: This course is for parents/carers or other professionals who mig...
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Award in Awareness of Substance Misuse

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                                        level: 1

Course category: Health and Social Care

Snippet of course introduction: Are you interested in completing some substance misuse awareness training? UK employers, particul...
Full funding available.

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