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Business And Commerce Courses

Posted by : September 28, 2021 admin

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Has there ever been a more difficult or trying time for business and commerce in the UK?

As the country emerges from the pattern of repeated “lockdowns” imposed by the UK government through the initial phases of the Covuid-19 pandemic, the true cost of the virus is crystallising.

Many commercial enterprises and “household names” have disappeared in the incredibly tough economic climate, while unemployment – in no small part due to the collapse of so many businesses – has become unacceptably high (although not quite as devastating as was initially forecast).

The government’s assistance packages through Furlough schemes are due to be end shortly, which is anticipated to place a huge strain on those businesses and individuals that have survived thus far because of that assistance.

It’s a double-edged sword. Over the last 18 months or so, thousands of employees in particular have “enjoyed” receiving 80% of their wages or salaries for ostensibly doing nothing. Most businesses surviving through the furlough “holiday” have found it very difficult to recruit new employees because they either don’t want to work, or have been prevented from doing so by the terms of the furlough scheme.

This massive cohort of individuals have taken the time to reflect on, and have had the opportunity to perhaps consider, a change of career as the workplace reopens. However, having the relevant qualifications to be able to do so is something of an issue for many.

Colleges and universities have some business and commerce courses available, but they are largely delivered formally, with inflexible start dates set by terms or semesters.

This inflexibility opens up a huge opportunity for distance learning providers or open study centres that deliver such business and commerce courses remotely.

The pandemic has favoured such institutes in many ways, and one such provider, Cambridge Open College, developed an innovative Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) that provides a safe, secure learning environment accessible from home or any other “clean” environment with an Internet connection.

Cambridge Open College has a thriving student community, all learning remotely through its pandemic-tested, battle-ready VLE, many of whom are studying business and commerce courses for just this purpose – to change careers.

These courses are much more affordable than those provided by “bricks and mortar” institutions, and many are nationally recognised; they result in qualifications on the Regulated Qualification Framework.

Business and Commerce Courses include management studies, assessor qualifications, and specific subjects such as HR, accounting and entrepreneurship. All of these and more are available from Cambridge Open College and are flexible enough to fit in around full-time work, a busy social life (if any of us still have this), and even single parenting.

Plus, they come with up to 12 months dedicated tutor support. What’s not to love?

To find out more about the business and commerce courses available, visit their website at https://cambridgeopencollege.ac

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Health Management And Social Care

Posted by : September 22, 2021 admin

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Health Management and Social Care have been in the news almost continuously since the start of the pandemic. However, since the UK began “loosening” it’s pandemic controls after the last lockdown, issues around health management and social care have become even more prevalent.

Without doubt, the NHS continues to struggle in meeting non-pandemic needs (Covid-19) in terms of health management, and social care services, particularly those delivered through independent nursing and residential homes for the elderly, continue their lamentable failure to perform as expected.

While the government and its opposition continue to quarrel over the effectiveness or otherwise of delivery, health management and social care progress, expansion or development remains unsatisfactory and pedestrian at best.

Recruitment for healthcare professionals and care workers is falling far behind demand, not least because the pandemic has put such individuals right in the front line of fighting the virus. Health management and social care professionals, and particularly their leadership, are experiencing significant difficulty in providing the levels of service expected by the public. This has not been helped by the lack of progress in negotiation for more acceptable levels of remuneration following what is widely regarded as a pay ‘freeze’ at the last budget.

Universities and colleges are also falling behind in providing enough qualified “foot soldiers” for the front-line, so online providers such as Cambridge Open College are picking up the “slack” through remote delivery of qualification courses in health management and social care. Their courses can be studied flexibly, worked around employment and lifestyle, and are very affordable.

To find out more, visit their website at https://cambridgeopencollege.ac.

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Get Best Online Beauty Courses UK

Posted by : September 14, 2021 admin

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Up until recently (the last 10 or so years), Beauty courses were primarily in practical subjects such as hairdressing, applying makeup, depilation, creating henna tattoos and other similar aspects of personal grooming. They were taught in some schools, alongside so-called ‘domestic science’ subjects, and usually only to females. Online Beauty Courses in UK were few and far between and difficult to find.

How the world has changed!

Today, with the rapidly increasing self-awareness, particularly of young people, and the blurring or elimination of gender-specific products, treatments, and grooming techniques, not only has the beauty sector exploded, the need for new and more adventurous products has become a huge market and business opportunity.

That rapid growth and opportunity has spawned a massive demand for new treatments, styles, and attitudes that has struggled to keep up. The widening void between supply and demand has called for innovative training in many new areas (such as nail technologies) and broadening of existing ‘traditional’ beauty skills (such as hairdressing), alongside treatments that would hitherto have been classed as cosmetic surgery, such as lip fillers.

The education and training sector has accelerated accordingly to provide courses in a plethora of new subjects and specialisms. Colleges and universities have provided some courses to meet demand, but many are too short to fill a formal semester-based curriculum, and even more are in demand from people already working in the sector who want to ‘bolt on’ new qualifications to improve the range of products and services they can deliver to their clients.

Online Beauty Courses (UK) are a convenient option for such individuals. They can be studied from home, flexed around work and family commitments, and – unlike courses at ‘bricks and mortar’ institutions – can be completed from anywhere with an internet connection. Cheaper and much more convenient for many.

Cambridge Open College is expanding its Online Beauty Courses UK range, which already includes Beauty Therapy, Makeup Application, and Indian Head Massage, all at Level 3, and others.

More Online Beauty Courses are currently with the UK qualification development team. Why not check them out now? Go to https://cambridgeopencollege.ac to find out more…

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Childcare and Education Courses

Posted by : September 13, 2021 admin

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Cambridge Open College offers a wide range of Childcare and Education Courses, many of which are mapped to National Occupation Standards (NOS). They are therefore suitable for career development and advancement as their content has been directly influenced by employers in the sector.

From baseline courses such as Level 3 Childminding or Playwork, and Level 2 Caring for Children, to higher-level professional courses at Level 4 on the Regulated Qualification Framework (RQF), there is a course with your name on it if working with children and education is your “bag”.

Childcare and education courses are one of our most popular study areas, so have a faculty dedicated to them. Indeed, Childcare and Education is a growing sector commercially in the UK and the childcare and education courses we provide are attracting more and more attention from stay-at-home mothers and fathers looking for or considering an alternative (perhaps more fulfilling?) career option.

Choose from specialist endorsed courses like EYFS (Early Years Foundation Studies) and Understanding the Middle Years (accredited under Focus Awards’ Focus on Quality Provision (FQP) Scheme) and nationally recognised qualifications such as the Level 4 Higher Level Teaching Assistant (RQF).

Whatever you need, you’ll find it here. Our childcare and education courses continue to be our best sellers. Enrol today; begin impacting the lives of children tomorrow…

For More Info: https://cambridgeopencollege.ac

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Courses To Become A Lecturer

Posted by : September 9, 2021 admin

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Cambridge Open College has recently added to its raft of teaching courses, the latest of which are aimed at those wanting or needing some help with researching, preparing for, and delivering lectures and conducting assessments.

Lecturing is as much about delivery as it is about content. Indeed, good lecturers cultivate a stage presence and use public speaking skills to engage with their audience. In this way, the content carries more weight, is much more interesting to the recipients, and therefore memorable.

Courses to become a lecturer are few and far between in the “mainstream” educational sector, but Cambridge Open College is innovative and flexible enough to recognise the need.

Before tackling the sometimes-pressurised environment of public speaking and delivering live lectures, a great place to start is conducting assessments.

Many of the skills needed are precursors to teaching and lecturing, such as being able to crystallise simple operations for a student or learner, helping to formalise the principles of teaching, learning and assessment (core material for an academic lecturer), and having the competence and background to be able to analyse what a target audience needs to hear and know.

Brand new courses to become a lecturer being developed right now, so “watch this space”. In the meantime, you can study to become an Internal Quality Assurer or take one of the other assessor qualifications (most of which are on the Regulated Qualification Framework – RQF) and build up the confidence and knowledge to take you further.

Who knows, you might even consider a change of career?

For More Info: https://cambridgeopencollege.ac

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Online Beauty Courses UK

Posted by : September 7, 2021 admin

beauty-care-coursesUp until recently (the last 10 or so years), Beauty courses were primarily in practical subjects such as hairdressing, applying makeup, depilation, creating henna tattoos and other similar aspects of personal grooming. They were taught in some schools, alongside so-called ‘domestic science’ subjects, and usually only to females. Online Beauty Courses in UK were few and far between and difficult to find.

How the world has changed!

Today, with the rapidly increasing self-awareness, particularly of young people, and the blurring or elimination of gender-specific products, treatments, and grooming techniques, not only has the beauty sector exploded, the need for new and more adventurous products has become a huge market and business opportunity.

That rapid growth and opportunity has spawned a massive demand for new treatments, styles, and attitudes that has struggled to keep up. The widening void between supply and demand has called for innovative training in many new areas (such as nail technologies) and broadening of existing ‘traditional’ beauty skills (such as hairdressing), alongside treatments that would hitherto have been classed as cosmetic surgery, such as lip fillers.

The education and training sector has accelerated accordingly to provide courses in a plethora of new subjects and specialisms. Colleges and universities have provided some courses to meet demand, but many are too short to fill a formal semester-based curriculum, and even more are in demand from people already working in the sector who want to ‘bolt on’ new qualifications to improve the range of products and services they can deliver to their clients.

Online Beauty Courses (UK) are a convenient option for such individuals. They can be studied from home, flexed around work and family commitments, and – unlike courses at ‘bricks and mortar’ institutions – can be completed from anywhere with an internet connection. Cheaper and much more convenient for many.

Cambridge Open College is expanding its Online Beauty Courses UK range, which already includes Beauty Therapy, Makeup Application, and Indian Head Massage, all at Level 3, and others.

More Online Beauty Courses are currently with the UK qualification development team. Why not check them out now? Go to https://cambridgeopencollege.ac to find out more…

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