I have previously talked about enrolling onto a childminding course with NCC home learning. NCC allows students to work at their own pace which is great for me as getting quiet time to myself is usually when Lucas has a nap. They also have a price match guarantee and payment plans to make learning more affordable. Most importantly, they offer support so you needn’t worry about being on your own

Before having Lucas I have always worked in the social care sector and when looking at other jobs, I have felt quite trapped as that is where my whole working life has been and what I studied at college. When the lovely people at NCC home learning heard that I had decided to have a career change they offered me the chance to study their personal assistant diploma course to not only gain new skills but increase my confidence. 

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The personal assistant diploma provides an overview of key areas of business understanding and personal skills that are required in the role of Personal Assistant including understanding organisations, professionalism in the approach to work, communication, time management, managing business information, office management systems and procedures, customer service, working with others, legal and regulatory requirements and handling difficult situations.

There is currently 30% off courses until the 30th April x

19 Comments

19 Comments on Retraining With NCC Home Learning

  1. How great that you’re able to study for your childminding course at home. This would be the only option for me if I was to go back to education.

  2. That’s great! I’ve also thought of maybe retraining or training for something different too. But I haven’t really thought of what yet. Just reading your post has reminded me that I ought to think of something too. x

  3. I am a big believer in distance learning. With all the technology available today, actually attending a classroom environment is unnecessary. Then again, distance learning requires more self focus.

  4. Good for you! I think it’s great to use the time that our children are young to re-train or expand on our studies. Distance learning is the perfect way to do it too, you can complete it in your own time, in your own home, as and when you can slot it around the children! Good luck with it!

  5. I do love learning and I have recently done an online course – it was lots of fun – and I think at home learning is a great way for people who can’t attend formal classes to get new skills and qualifications

  6. That is fantastic that they are offering discounted home learning! For me I learn best in a classroom environment but I have taken online courses before and they are brill!

    • They are accredited and the job prospects depend on the individual course and experience as it would with a course studied in a college x

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