In these busy times of trying to juggle careers and home life, it can sometimes be a difficult choice when the chance of training for another pathway presents itself. Admittedly, it’s easier to do an online degree course in a career focused subject than it […]
When we get to adulthood it can be a really difficult decision to try and change career paths. So often we get to the stagnation stage of our first choice and suddenly think that a new direction would be great. Getting the means to change […]
There are a number of careers which require extensive skills, such as plumbing, electrician and building jobs. These are known as skilled trades and require lots of experience and skill to complete to a high level. There are ways of getting on with these sorts of careers, and one way is through online learning.
There are lots of courses you can take which work to improve your skills when it comes to finding work. Those looking to join a skilled career such as the trades mentioned above can look to distance learning and online courses to improve your skills. You are likely to need to gain practical experience also, so it is worth bearing this in mind.
Once you have begun an online course for the basics, this can help set you up to be able to do further study at a higher level. You could also gain practical experience with local companies using your new found knowledge and skills to back you up!
Not all learning has to be academic! Did you know you can learn to do fun hobbies with online learning? One great skill to learn, especially at this time of year, is that of flower arranging. These skills can be used throughout the year, and […]
When you take on a job offer, you often get it based on your experience and qualifications. What if, you do not have any formal qualifications? Does this mean you cannot get the job of your dreams? Thankfully, now online learning is a large part […]
Many people choose to take part in further study as a way to boost their careers, to get a promotion or to learn their profession in closer detail. Some jobs may require you to update your skills on a regular basis!
Distance learning or online learning is a good way to increase your skills for your job, whilst not having to take time away from the desk. The chance to study at home, in your own time, is tempting for many people! This allows you to continue working and earning money whilst you work on your studies after hours. You can squeeze in a few hours over the weekend or evenings to complete a course, which are often acredited (meaning you get a recognised certificate upon completion).
These courses are also a good way to skill up if you wish to change careers completely, again, without needing to leave your job. Perfect for mothers who want to get a career going once their little one is in school, or for people who are looking to get a better paid job.
There are many, many providers of home education available – there are lots who work solely online these days too! There can be some great benefits for those choosing to work in their own time at home to study. Let’s take a look now. Firstly, […]