Formerly City College Brighton and Hove and Northbrook College

Online courses

We offer a range of qualifications you can study online.

Study for a qualification online in your own time

Make the most of these extraordinary times and gain a nationally recognised qualification. We understand the challenges that employers, employees and the unemployed are currently facing and are able to offer a wide range of online courses aimed at enhancing skills and increasing knowledge, confidence and motivation.

Select from our accredited online courses in your area of work or personal interest.

  • Delivered online
  • Study in your own time
  • A dedicated personal tutor provides feedback on assessments, and supports you from induction to completion 
  • Certification is achieved through a range of assessments

All you will need to complete the course is access to a computer, the internet and your username and password.

These courses are available to learners who are 19+ and have lived in the UK/EU for the last 3 years. Find out if you are eligible for funding.



Available courses

  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Cleaning Principles Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Cleaning Principles Level 2

    This qualification aims to give learners’ underpinning knowledge in both generic and specialist cleaning principles.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Common Health Conditions Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Common Health Conditions Level 2

    This qualification enables learners to improve their range of knowledge in certain health conditions. It also assists with the underpinning knowledge that is required by learners to function more effectively in a health and social care environment.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Customer Service for Health and Social Care Settings Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Customer Service for Health and Social Care Settings Level 2

    This distance learning, knowledge based, qualification has been designed for learners who want to develop an understanding of how to deliver effective customer service in health and social care settings.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Falls Prevention Awareness Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Falls Prevention Awareness Level 2

    This qualification increases learners’ awareness and understanding of falls and prevention. The qualification also covers the importance of recording and reporting any incidence of falls to ensure that interventions can be put in place to reduce the...

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Information, Advice or Guidance Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Information, Advice or Guidance Level 2

    This course is ideal for learners working in advice and support roles, who wish to enhance their knowledge or achieve qualifications to support their work. It is also suitable for those wanting to embark on a career providing information, advice or g...

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Principles of Dementia Care Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Principles of Dementia Care Level 2

    This qualification aims to assist learners to develop their knowledge and understanding of the principles of caring for those with dementia.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Principles of End of Life Care Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Principles of End of Life Care Level 2

    This accredited distance learning qualification provides an understanding of supporting with end of life care. This is suitable for a wide range of people working in healthcare and care settings who wish to improve their knowledge of this area.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings Level 2

    There are many reasons why we must control the spread of infection. Not least it is our legal responsibility with the duty of care for our patients/clients. This is suitable for a wide range of people working in healthcare and care settings who wish...

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities Level 2

    This qualification aims to give learners an understanding of how having learning disabilities affect individuals and how you can uphold good practice to help support people to live normal lives and integrate into society.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding Autism Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding Autism Level 2

    This qualification aims to develop learners’ understanding of autism, covering the person-centred approach and influence of positive communication, how to support positive behaviour and how individuals with autism can be supported to live fulfilled l...

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding Behaviour that Challenges Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding Behaviour that Challenges Level 2

    This qualification is designed to increase learners’ awareness and understanding of behaviour that challenges and the effects of this in a professional setting. Suitable for learners already working in education or health and social care settings.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health Level 2

    This qualification is suitable for anyone looking to increase their knowledge of children and young people’s mental health.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care Level 2

    This qualification aims to give learners’ knowledge and understanding of the key principles, duty of care and safeguarding applied to adult health and social care. Learners will investigate the principles and how they are applied in everyday work con...

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding Nutrition and Health Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding Nutrition and Health Level 2

    This qualification aims to increase understanding of healthy eating and the role of food in maintaining health. The course will look at the dietary requirements of specific groups of people e.g. diabetics etc.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent Level 2

    The purpose of this qualification is to increase the learner’s knowledge and awareness of the Prevent Duty and safeguarding, including online safety.By completing the qualification, learners will develop knowledge of safeguarding in an environment wh...

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties Level 2

    This qualification aims to give learners knowledge of different specific learning difficulties, how they are diagnosed and how individuals can be supported. The qualification can be used by a wide range of learners looking to improve their knowledge...

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes Level 2

    Understanding the different types of diabetes and the ongoing care and treatment of patients with diabetes is fundamental to the role of the healthcare worker.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care Level 2

    This distance learning course aims to help learners develop an understanding of handling medicines safely in a health and social care setting.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding Working with People with Mental Health Needs Level 2
    Online courses | CACHE Certificate in Understanding Working with People with Mental Health Needs Level 2

    This qualification aims to raise awareness of mental health problems and the process and approaches involved in the care and support of those who experience mental ill health.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: You have up to 8 weeks to complete this course
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  • Online courses | NCFE Certificate in  Principles of Team Leading Level 2
    Online courses | NCFE Certificate in Principles of Team Leading Level 2

    This online qualification is designed to give an introduction to the roles and functions of a team leader.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: You have up to 8 weeks to complete the course
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  • Online courses | NCFE Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems Level 2
    Online courses | NCFE Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems Level 2

    This qualification is designed for anyone looking to develop their understanding of mental health and the problems that can cause mental ill health.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | NCFE Certificate in Equality and Diversity Level 2
    Online courses | NCFE Certificate in Equality and Diversity Level 2

    This accredited distance learning qualification provides an introduction to the issues around stereotyping, prejudice and discrimination.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: You have up to 8 weeks to complete the course.
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  • Online courses | NCFE Certificate in Lean Organisation Management Techniques Level 2
    Online courses | NCFE Certificate in Lean Organisation Management Techniques Level 2

    This qualification aims to improve business performance through continuous professional development of employees and their skill sets.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: You have up to 8 weeks to complete this course
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  • Online courses | NCFE Certificate in Principles of Business and Administration Level 2
    Online courses | NCFE Certificate in Principles of Business and Administration Level 2

    This online qualification covers a range of business administration skills which will be useful to learners throughout their careers.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: You have up to 8 weeks to complete this course
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  • Online courses | NCFE Certificate in Principles of Customer Service Level 2
    Online courses | NCFE Certificate in Principles of Customer Service Level 2

    This online qualification provides an understanding of how to deliver excellent customer service, which can be applied in any working environment.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: You have up to 8 weeks to complete this course
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  • Online Courses | NCFE Certificate in Understanding Data Protection and Data Security Level 2
    Online Courses | NCFE Certificate in Understanding Data Protection and Data Security Level 2

    This course covers data handling in terms of GDPR and is suitable for learners with some awareness of this area who want to develop their knowledge to aid their employment opportunities or as part of their continuous professional development.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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  • Online courses | NCFE Certificate in Understanding Workplace Violence and Harassment Level 2
    Online courses | NCFE Certificate in Understanding Workplace Violence and Harassment Level 2

    This online course covers effective communication skills and how to prevent violence and harassment.

    • Course type: Online courses
    • Duration: Up to 8 weeks
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