5 Reasons to Study with Open Study College
March 29, 2018 / Sharnie Carter
If you’re thinking of enrolling onto a distance learning course, then we’ve got a few reasons why you should study with Open Study College.
Studying an online course with us might just be one of the best things you can do! Not only do we offer a huge range of high-quality courses, we also have excellent student perks.
If you’re looking to transform your career, go to university or simply build up your knowledge, Open Study College will help you on your way.
We know we may seem biased, but once you hear the reasons, you will understand why.
Wide Variety of Courses
Did we mention we have a large range of courses?
Our ever-expanding list of courses already provides more than 550 choices! With a list this extensive, there is a wide range of qualifications and theory courses to suit everyone.
Our courses cover anything from social and childcare to bookkeeping and finance, and even beauty therapy and personal training!
Whatever your goal, interest or career choice, we have a course you can take that will set you on the right track.
In addition, these courses are offered at multiple levels to suits your ability and career needs.
Trusted, Independent Qualifications
The huge range of qualifications we offer from GCSE’s, A levels and Access to HE to ACCA, CIMA and CIPD, means we have high-quality courses and nationally recognised qualifications!
So, whether you’re looking to complete your accounting modules to become a qualified accountant, taking steps to get to university, or you’re wanting to take a CACHE course and start a career in childcare – Open Study College are here to ensure you achieve your dreams.
We work with a selection of independent awarding bodies that are nationally-recognised to provide the best quality courses.
You can feel confident when studying that your course is benchmarked against industry standards to provide you with the knowledge you need to progress within your career.
Flexible and Convenient
Distance learning means you are in control of your learning. This means you can decide when and where you study. It takes the location and time constraints out of education, meaning you can learn at a pace that suits you best.
Choose your own pace and determine how you study. Whether that’s an online course or from our excellent study packs, as long as you have your course materials – you can study!
Open Study College are different from other colleges, as there are no schedules or pressure of deadlines; fit your course into your lifestyle and work in your own time.
Expert Tutor Support
We want to ensure our students are getting the very best help they can throughout their course. This is why you will receive fantastic support from your tutor who is an expert in the course you are taking.
This means the support and advice you receive is from the experts!
All the Student Perks!
Enrolling with us is not just about studying. We are committed to helping transform your life.
Whether that’s to get further up the career ladder, transforming your career path completely, to get to university or to give yourself more options in life – we will help you!
The route to study a degree…
If you’re looking to get into university, we, of course, offer the traditional route of A levels!
However, we also have an Access to HE Diploma (Health) designed for those wanting to go on to study a healthcare degree.
We also have a close partnership with QA who support our students to secure a place to study a degree at a selection of UK universities! With centres located in Birmingham, London and Manchester, students can study their degree at a university and location that’s convenient for them! QA will help with the application process from start to finish, ensuring you have the best possible chance of getting a place on your chosen degree course.
Paving your way to (better) employment
We are here to help your career prospects as much as we can!
We offer a FREE employability guide to all our students, outlining the qualities and skills employers look for when hiring.
Once you have passed your course, we also offer a FREE CV rewriting service, using our expertise to improve your chances of finding your dream job.
We want you to enjoy your experience, so we throw in a few extra perks along the way. Our students receive a FREE XO Student Discounts card which allows you to enjoy a variety of discounts from well-known brands, retailers and restaurants.
Some of our Beauty Therapy courses also offer a trade card which provides you with professional tools at a discounted price and VAT-free events throughout the year!
If you aren’t convinced yet, we also offer excellent customer service, with a fantastic team of student advisors and student support to help you with any questions about courses.
If that’s still not convinced you to study with Open Study College- we are also rated ‘excellent’ on Trustpilot.
We could go on, but we wouldn’t want to take any more time reading this when you can be searching through our course list.
So the only thing left we can suggest is to head over to our website to choose your perfect course. Or call our Student Adviser team on 03300 563100 to enrol today!