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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

It’s Christmas!

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

Learning Conference

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

Overall Student of the Year

Distance Learning College and Training recently named Jenny Wild CIPS student of the Year and Overall Student of the Year in our Annual Awards. The criteria for entries included a demonstration of outstanding commitment to the course and exemplary work submissions; all of the nominations for this category were of an exceptional standard but our... - Read more

Posted: June 17th 2013 in DLC Features

The Evolution of Online Schooling

Distance learning has existed for many decades. In its early stages, online classes consisted of transcriptions of class lectures. Then the availability of online education increased substantially when people and many organizations started taking the advantage of computers and explored the possibilities of Internet. Today, online education has become much sophisticated in terms of presentation... - Read more

Posted: June 11th 2013 in Education & Training

Wetherby 26/4/13 – Student Support Seminar

The aims of this session at Wetherby were specific to students studying with DLC&T on CIPS (Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply) programmes. The objectives of the day were to update the students on changes to the CIPS programme structures and assessment procedures and the way in which the exams will be affected. There was... - Read more

Posted: May 2nd 2013 in DLC Features

Fundraising day for Mental Health Matters

Colleagues at Distance Learning College and Training recently hosted a successful fundraising day for Mental Health Matters, a charity dedicated to working with people with mental health needs. Maddy Gilbert, Course Advisor, and Laura Hutton, Student Mentor, organised a jam-packed day filled with a prize raffle, cake sale and a pub-style quiz. Thanks to a... - Read more

Posted: March 27th 2013 in DLC Features