Distance Learning

Our free distance learning courses are aimed at adults over 24 and are the perfect option for your employees to upskill and progress careers. Many of our courses are aimed at those working in health and social care sectors with some for management and professional employees.

Wigan & Leigh College works in partnership with Learning Curve Group to develop and deliver the Level 2 accredited courses. Learners may choose when and where to study and develop their skills for work or personal development.

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 applications@wigan-leigh.ac.uk for more information or ring 01942 761111

The College does not charge a fee for this course however you will need to pay £125 if you do not complete it.