Aspire Sussex : Distance Learning Courses Level 3


These are independent online learning courses which are delivered through an online workbook that allows learners the flexibility to:

  • learn at a pace which suits them;                         
  • when and where it suits them;
  • all within a 15-week time period.


Though learning independently, learners will throughout the course receive support and encouragement from Aspire tutors, who will also assess their submissions. The courses are suitable for individuals within the workplace, volunteers, customers, clients and anyone looking to build upon their professional and/or personal skills.

These courses are focused on supporting adults to progress their knowledge and employability prospects within the health and care sector. The certificated courses available to study are:

  • Principles of Dementia Care
  • Understanding Autism
  • Counselling Skills
  • Understanding Mental Health

For more information go to


Read here: Level 3 Distance Learning course


FREE concessional criteria: 

Currently the courses are free to adults aged 19+, who do not already have a Level 3 qualification (equivalent to an advanced technical certificate or diploma, or A levels) or higher. This FREE concessional criteria will change in April to also include: any adult in England earning under the National Living Wage annually (£18,525), regardless of their prior qualification level. If a learner is not eligible at this time, but will be in April, still get in touch with them now to register their interest and discuss options with their advisors.

You can either contact or call – 0345 601 0161.


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