Frequently Asked Questions
Are there any additional costs involved other than the course fee displayed online?
Our fees are very competitive. We try to make our fees all inclusive. For the vast majority of the courses the fee you see displayed is the fee you will pay. Fees do not include any recommended reading.
Are there any time limits on the courses?
Time and duration for each course is clearly displayed on each course listing. Typical limits are twelve months from the date of enrolment. This allows students plenty of time to complete their chosen course.
Can I pay my fees as I study?
In most cases the answer is yes. To enrol on a pay as you study basis you will need to enrol and pay your deposit onine or call 0207 429n1202 who will set up a payment plan for you. All payment plans are available to UK students only. A deposit is required at time of enrolment with the balance spread typically between 2 – 6 months.
I live outside of the UK can I still enrol with the college?
Yes of course! We encourage students to enrol with the college from all over the world. With todays technology distance is no barrier.
Are there any age limits or restricitons?
We do recommend that students are aged 16 or above for the majority of courses.
Is is possible to study more than one course at a time?
Yes. Look at the course duration on each lising and as long as you feel you can find the time you should have no problem at all.
Do I need additional materials?
In most cases No! it is clearly listed in the course details if materials or books are required. If this is this case these will need to be purchased separately.
What are the entry requirements for your courses?
Most of our courses require no previous skills or qualifications to enrol. If required it is clearly listed in the course details. Basic Literacy and numeracy skills are essential.
When do the courses start?
The flexibility of home learning means that there are no term times at all. Students can enrol whenever they feel the time is right at anytime, 365 days of the year.
Are your courses accredited?
All of the courses we offer are fully accredited by the appropriate government bodies.
Are the courses difficult?
A very common question that is not always easy to answer. Difficulty will vary on the chosen level of study. Certificate courses at levels 1and 2 tend to be the easier courses to complete whilst diplomas, This will also be determined by the students effort, discipline and ability. All of our courses are designed and written to be studied from home and are laid out in a simple, easy to follow manner. This will allow students to work through them at a reasonable rate without having to call in for continual support.
How do I enrol?
The enrolment process is simple. Students can register and make payment online or over the phone.
How do I submit my coursework?
We offer two ways of submitting coursework. Choose to use our student portal or simply email the work over to student support or direct to your tutor. This does vary course by course so please check the individual course details. Once we have received your work, we will forward the work to your tutor for marking and assessment.
What kind of assignments will I have to complete?
These will vary course by course. As a general guide a few paragraphs all the way through to detailed essays.
How long does it take to finish a course?
This will vary greatly dependant on the course taken. We impose no restrictions on how quickly you complete your course. So if you are looking to complete in a short time this is achievable with the right attitude and application.
What If I want to cancel my course?
All students have seven days from the date of receipt at the registered address to cancel their course if they feel the course is not right in anyway. All requests for cancellation must be put in writing to our head office within 7 days. This complies with distance selling regulations. View our terms and conditions
Can I swap courses if I change my mind?
No! Unfortunately once a student has received their course and the cooling off period expired we are unable to offer any course exchanges.
I need to stop my course due to my cirumstances changing, what happens?
In these instances this is beyond the control of the college. It is the student’s responsibility to complete and manage their time within the allowed duration of their course. We do not issue refunds of any kind due to students not being able to complete for any reason. Extensions can be arranged at an additional cost if required allowing students more time to complete.