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October 2017

5 Statistics That’ll Make You Think Twice About Workforce Development

By | 2017-10-17T10:37:44+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Business & Economy|

Workforce development and employee training is an often overlooked business investment, and it’s more important to workers than employers probably realise. We’ve found the most surprising statistics that might make you think twice about failing to develop your workforce… 74% of employees feel like they’re not reaching [...]

9 Myths About Distance Learning

By | 2017-10-12T11:55:18+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Education & Training|

As the ways in which people can learn and gain qualifications continues to evolve, so does the challenge of choosing the correct route for you. It doesn’t help that many less-traditional methods of study often have a certain stigma surrounding them, making it difficult to truly know [...]

September 2017

July 2017

Part 2 of #StudentSuccessStories from Distance Learning College

By | 2017-08-22T15:46:31+00:00 July 13th, 2017|General|

  #StudentSuccessStories No.2 comes from Juliet Smith, a IoSCM Level 5 student with DLC. "My decision to enrol on a distance learning course came out of my work situation.  Whilst I went to university after A Levels and gained a BA in history, I was typical of many [...]

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June 2017

Armed Forces Day 2017 – ELCAS Provider

By | 2017-10-10T15:19:05+00:00 June 20th, 2017|General|

If you are serving, have served or are a veteran of HM UK Armed Forces, and you are wanting to re-train or certify your military training and experience with an industry recognised qualification, then you’ve came to the right place...   Our Commitment to the UK Armed [...]

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Festival of Learning 2017

By | 2017-08-22T15:48:44+00:00 June 19th, 2017|General|

Festival of Learning (previously Adult Learners’ Week) is the biggest celebration of lifelong learning in England. The festival celebrates the remarkable achievements of adults who have used learning to transform their lives, and highlights how lifelong learning benefits society and the economy. The mission is to highlight [...]

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#StudentSuccessStories from Distance Learning College

By | 2017-08-21T11:49:02+00:00 June 8th, 2017|General|

#StudentSuccessStories No.1 comes from Patricia Pritchard, a CMI Level 7 student with DLC.   My name is Tricia and I'm 59 years old - 60 in three weeks time!  I'm employed as a trade union representative by a small education trade union and in April I celebrated [...]

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May 2017

Where will my AAT qualification take me?

By | 2017-08-21T11:46:28+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|General|

In recognition of National Accounting Day, we're outlining the benefits of an AAT qualification and the kind of career you can expect when studying an accountancy course with Distance Learning College and Training... Did you know, one in twelve accountants start off their career journey by enrolling [...]

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Build a learning culture in your workplace with Learning at Work Week 2017

By | 2017-08-23T12:44:07+00:00 May 16th, 2017|General|

National Learning at Work Week was established as an opportunity to reinforce your organisation’s commitment to staff learning and development. As you might have noticed, here at Distance Learning College and Training, we feel quite strongly about workforce development. The benefits of offering your team members the [...]

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April 2017

Like Running the London Marathon, Preparation is Key in Distance Learning

By | 2017-08-21T11:43:30+00:00 April 17th, 2017|General|

  Prepare to Succeed Are you participating in this weekend’s London Marathon? Yes? We salute you. A marathon of any length takes determination, preparation and sincere dedication for quite a long period in the run up to the event. Doing so ensures an optimum performance. When our [...]

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