January Special Offers for Open Learning

Pass Rate

Throughout January, Dumfries and Galloway College are offering a selection of open learning courses for just £49!

With support from an Open Learning tutor, you'll be able to study at your own leisure to gain qualifications and help boost your skills in the workplace or feel better prepared for situations in your personal life.

Enrol by 31st January 2022 to take advantage of this offer and receive your learning for £49.

Places are on a first-come-first-serve basis so make sure you apply today.

Awareness of Dementia

This course is designed for anyone who wishes to improve their knowledge and understanding of the condition and of how to apply the principles of ‘person-centred dementia care’.

Involves 72 hours of personal learning. Commonly studied over 12 weeks.

WAS -  £149
NOW -  £49

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Care
Baby hands

Understanding Childhood Illnesses

This course is designed for anyone who cares for babies or young children. This course will give you an understanding of how to spot signs of developing illnesses and have the knowledge to deal with the situation.

WAS -  £149
NOW -  £49

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Understanding Children and Young People's Mental Health

This course is designed for anyone who wishes to increase their knowledge and awareness of children and young people’s mental health.

WAS -  £149
NOW -  £49

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Teenager
Childcare

Certificate in Understanding Autism

This course is aimed at anyone who supports people with autism. It will provide you with an understanding of how to give positive communication and the knowledge on how to support individuals with autism.

WAS -  £149
NOW -  £49

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Certificate in Understanding Behaviour That Challenges

This course aims to give you an insight into behaviour that may challenge you and how to respond to situations in the most appropriate and supportive way.

WAS -  £149
NOW -  £49

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Early Education & Childcare
Medicine

Understanding the Safe Handling of Medicines

Designed for learners aged 18 or over wishing develop their knowledge of the safe handling of medicines. It is ideal for those who are already employed in a health and social care context, who wish to study the programme as part of their own continuous professional development.

Involves 120 hours of personal learning. Commonly studied over 20 weeks.

WAS -  £149
NOW -  £49

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Understanding End of Life Care

The course will be ideal for health and social care workers who wish to improve their knowledge and understanding of end of life care and palliative care.

Involves 135 hours of personal learning. Commonly studied over 24 weeks.

WAS -  £149
NOW -  £49

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Understanding End of Life Care
Holding hands

Mental Health Awareness

This course will provide learners with comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the various forms of mental distress, including stress, anxiety, phobias, depression, dementia and schizophrenia among others.

Involves 130 hours of personal learning. Commonly studied over 22 weeks.

WAS -  £149
NOW -  £49

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Book by 31st January 2022 to take advantage of this offer and receive your learning for £49.

Places are on a first-come-first-serve basis so make sure you apply today.