Distance Learning Blog
Progress with a Professional Qualification
The volume of students wanting to continue their professional development with the DLC has led to a new role being created to deal primarily with students progressing onto new courses upon completion of their original course. Our Student Progression Champion is dedicating to focusing on students who have either completed a course with us, or... - Read more
Posted: February 19th 2015 in General
Examinations represent a way of assessing the level at which a student can understand the key concepts and work covered during the course of study. They serve as a clear indication of whether an appropriate level of understanding has been met in that particular subject. Revision is the technique used to retain and understand work... - Read more
Posted: February 12th 2015 in General
What qualification level matches your intended job role?
Struggling to decide which level is the best for you? This handy graph will help you! (Click the picture to view a larger version) However if you would like to speak to someone about your own personal background and receive further information on what level would be best for you, please leave an enquiry... - Read more
Posted: February 4th 2015 in Education & Training
Reminder: CIPS November 2014 exam results out soon!
For students who are studying CIPS (Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply) courses with us, do not forget that your results are released on the 4th February 2015! Go to www.cips.org and login to find out! Get in touch with your student mentor and let them know how you did! All the best of luck... - Read more
Posted: February 2nd 2015 in Purchasing & Procurement
37% of employees planning to change their job in 2015!
GOT YOUR ATTENTION? Don’t let your company be negatively affected by the resignation of dissatisfied and demotivated staff, I can help by establishing your staff’s needs, your company’s needs and ensuring these are met in a positive way to enable you to enjoy a profitable and productive 2015. Have you thought about training contracts?... - Read more
Posted: February 2nd 2015 in Business & Economy
Today, we have decked the halls and strung up lights around the office. Here’s a picture of the Mentor Team looking their best for a festive day at work!
Posted: December 12th 2014 in General
DLC Learning Conference
Learning Conference – Wednesday 18th June – Radisson Blu, Durham The DLC Learning Conference – held in conjunction with Adult Learners Week and supported by the Institute of Supply Chain Management – was a wonderful success! Delegates to the event had an opportunity to network, take part in presentations, hear guest speakers and enjoy the... - Read more
Posted: June 23rd 2014 in DLC Features
I would like to take this opportunity to invite you to our 2014 Learning Conference I feel this will be a great investment of your time, providing you with an opportunity to talk with us about developing yourself and your staff within your organisation at all levels, discuss the current skills within your organisation and... - Read more
Posted: May 27th 2014 in DLC Features
Annual Awards: The Winners
Firstly, before we announce the winners of this year’s awards, we would like to extend our congratulations to all who were nominated, well done! Here goes… Pete Sisson – IoSCM Level 5, Managing the Supply Chain, Diploma ‘Throughout his studies with Distance Learning College and Training Pete has proven to be both an enthusiastic and... - Read more
Posted: March 13th 2014 in DLC Features
Shortlist Revealed for Annual Awards
Entries for the Distance Learning College and Training Awards have now closed and we are delighted to reveal the nominees who have been shortlisted for each award category; CIPS Lynn Vicary Emma McMeekin Graeme Gamble IOM Angela Barwell Jason A’Court Johanne Logan (Chisholm) CILT Linos Gara Wisdom Homenya Kafuti Kifita CMI Matthew Ainsworth Fiona Rolph... - Read more
Posted: March 6th 2014 in DLC Features