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Formerly City College Brighton and Hove and Northbrook College

Commercial Services | Distance Learning

Choose your course and apply now!

Select from either our online or paper-based courses and gain valuable knowledge and an accredited qualification in your area of work or personal interest.

  • Delivered through online or paper-based workbook
  • Study in your own time
  • A dedicated personal tutor provides feedback on assessments and support from induction to completion
  • No exams or end tests
  • Certification is achieved through completion of a range of assessments

The course workbooks provide the knowledge you need to pass the assessment questions. You will receive guidance and support from your dedicated Northbrook MET tutor.

Flexible delivery options to suit you

All online and paper-based versions use the same course content and assessment and receive the same Northbrook MET tutor support.

  • Online courses - all you will need to complete the course is access to a computer, the internet, your username and password.
  • Paper-based version - with a mix of face to face, phone and email support as appropriate.

*ESF Coast to Capital Supply of Skills Support for the Workforce

Am I eligible for a free course?

  • You live in Kent, Surrey, or Sussex.
  • You have lived in the UK/EU for the last 3 years.
  • You commit to completing the course within 8 weeks.
  • You are aged 24+ (on the 1 August 2019) or
    • You are aged 19–23 (on the 1 August 2019) and are unemployed or
    • You are aged 19–23 (on the 1 August 2019) and have achieved a level 2 qualification.

You must complete your course before starting on a new course.

Please see our full Terms and Conditions.

I want to do the course, but I don't meet the funding criteria

  • You can still benefit from this learning opportunity! The full cost is £405.
  • Please contact us or apply online for further information.

I want to do the course, but I don't have online access

  • If you don't have access to a computer and wish to complete the course via a workbook please contact 01903 273 732 or for more information.
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