Distance Learning

Apprenticeships
Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships combine practical training in a job with study. You’ll be employed to do a real job while studying for a formal qualification. The study part is usually for one day a week either at a college or a training centre, and the rest of the time you will be working full-time like a normal employee. To apply for an…

Choosing a Career Path
Choosing a Career Path

Are you wondering which career path is right for you? The career path you choose determines a huge part of the rest of your life. You spend the majority of your life working, therefore it is essential to make the right decision. Choosing a career is one of the most important decisions you will make in life, as it is…

Networking
Networking

Networking is interacting with others to exchange information and develop professional or social contacts. Networking is key to a successful and expanding career. The aim of networking is to build a strong, long lasting association and to establish a mutual, beneficial relationship with other businesses and people or potential customers. How to Network Creating a good first impression: The first…

Placements vs. Internships
Placements vs. Internships

Placements and internships are often mentioned, but we rarely hear what they actually are. Deciding to do a placement or an internship can be a difficult decision for you to make when you are unsure of how they work and what the benefits are. Having the chance to do one of these options is an incredible opportunity that will allow…

Top 10 Graduate Schemes
Top 10 Graduate Schemes

A graduate scheme is a training programme that allows graduates to gain practical experience with a company or organisation and transition from university into the workplace. They are designed to provide support starting your career and develop the essential skills needed to thrive at work. Even if you’re already in the workforce, they’re worth looking into if you’ve recently upskilled…

6 Small Ways to Invest in Your New Job
6 Small Ways to Invest in Your New Job

Ambitious people are always looking for chances to make an impact, especially on day one in a new workplace. This could be a part-time job to earn some extra cash or an important internship that’s your first step onto the career lattice. Read on for some seemingly small things that will increase your chances of flourishing in your new role.…

Preparing for the Dreaded Interview
Preparing for the Dreaded Interview

The thought of an interview strikes fear into the hearts of many experienced professionals at the peak of their careers. Almost everyone has a horror story of their first interview, either for a part-time job or a further education provider that has haunted them for decades, but it doesn’t have to be this way! Interviews are the first step to…

Revision Techniques
Revision Techniques

Revision is, unfortunately, a necessary process. Careers are important; therefore, grades are important, therefore exams are important, therefore revision is important; but we know it’s not always easy to get motivated when there’s so much to do. Revising develops your learning further and is one of the most beneficial things you can do for your grades. Follow these revision tips…

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