Personal Safety for Lone Workers

Distance Learning Courses

All Distance Learning courses are nationally recognised Level 2 qualifications which is equivalent to A-C grade GCSE.

The courses take normally between 4-6 months with about 8-10 hours learning per week.

Please contact us to be enrolled into a course. You can either fill in the course enquiry form on the website or call your nearest centre directly.

The courses are fully funded by the government if the following applies:
• Learners are 19 years and older
• Learners have lived in the EU for the past 3 years
• Learner currently reside in England.

The learner will be set up on the online platform with login details and/or receive paper based material in form of: a learning pack, work book, assessment booklet, tips, Acacia handbook and a
feedback survey.

ID Course Name Description
Awareness of Mental Health Problems – Distance Learning

Qualification – nationally recognised Level 2 certificate
Duration – 12 weeks
Cost – funding by the government is available

Care and Management of Diabetes – Distance Learning

Duration – The course is usually delivered over a period of 12 weeks.
Qualification – a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification.
Cost – Due to the availability of government funding, this qualification is usually available at no cost.

Common Health Conditions – Distance Learning

Duration – The course is usually delivered over a period of 12 weeks.
Qualification – a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification
Cost – Due to the availability of government funding, this qualification is usually available at no cost.

Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care – Distance Learning

Duration – The course is usually delivered over a period of 12 weeks.
Qualification – a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification
Cost – Due to the availability of government funding, this qualification is usually available at no cost.

Equality and Diversity – Distance Learning

Duration – The course is usually delivered over a period of 12 weeks.
Qualification – a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification.
Cost – Due to the availability of government funding, this qualification is usually available at no cost.

Functional Skills Funded Courses

Duration – This course can take 3-6 months and you will have a tutor helping you to pass your final City & Guilds test.
Qualification – City and Guilds qualifications.
Cost – Free of charge to anyone 19 and over with no GCSE Maths or English grades A – C.

Information, Advice or Guidance – Distance Learning

Duration – The course is usually delivered over a period of 12 weeks.
Qualification – A nationally recognised Level 2 qualification
Cost – Due to the availability of government funding, this qualification is usually available at no cost.

Mental Health Awareness – Distance Learning

Qualification – Level 2 certificate
Duration – 12 weeks
Cost – funded by the government

Principles of Dementia – Distance Learning

Qualification – recognised Level 2 certificate
Duration – 12 weeks
Cost- funded by the government

Principles of End of Life Care – Distance Learning

Qualification – Level 2
Duration – 12 weeks
Cost – Due to the availability of government funding, this qualification is usually available at no cost.

Principles of Team Leading – Distance Learning

Duration – The course is usually delivered over a period of 12 weeks.
Qualification – a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification
Cost – Due to the availability of government funding, this qualification is usually available at no cost.

Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings – Distance Learning

Qualification – Level 2 certificate
Duration – 12 weeks
Cost – funded by the government

Understanding Autism – Distance Learning

Duration – The course is usually delivered over a period of 12 weeks.
Qualification – a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification
Cost – Due to the availability of government funding, this qualification is usually available at no cost.

Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care – Distance learning

Qualification – Level 2
Duration – 12 weeks
Cost – The Government funding is subject to availability

Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities – Distance Learning

Duration – The course is usually delivered over a period of 12 weeks.
Qualification – a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification
Cost – Due to the availability of government funding, this qualification is usually available at no cost.