Distance Learning

Choose when and where to study with a free distance learning course. Aimed at adults over 24*, our accredited home learning courses might mean the difference between landing your dream job, or staying stuck in a career rut.

You need to complete a pre course assessment online at www.tinyurl.com/assessment-wlc. Once you have completed your pre course assessment and enrolment we will post your course materials, provide log in details and instructions for accessing your online account.

The College does not charge a fee for the course, but you will have to pay £125 if you do not complete it. Scroll down to apply.

Our courses include:

  • Principles of Working with individuals with Learning Disabilities
  • Principles in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding
  • Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes
  • Understanding Behaviour that Challenges
  • Common Health Conditions
  • Counselling Skills
  • Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent
  • Working with People with Mental Health needs
  • Principles of End of Life Care
  • Principles of Prevention & Control of Infection in Health Care
  • Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties
  • Lean Organisation Management Technique
  • Team Leading
  • Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties
  • Digital Safeguarding
  • Mental Health Needs
  • Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities
  • Infection Control
  • Counselling Skills

Contact admissions at Distance.learning@wigan-leigh.ac.uk for more information or ring 01942 761111