Free courses for parents

Due to Government Funding in the Adult Education Budget. there are several Free online Level 2 Accredited Courses available to Parents to help better understand some key issues around young people's mental health and wellbeing.

The following subjects are available.

Understanding Autism (learn how individuals process sensory information, understand characteristics, understand conditions, learn how speech, language and communication differ in people with Autism)

Understanding Children and Young Peoples Mental Health (Understand factors which may affect Young Peoples mental health, the impact that they have and how to support them with these issues)

Understanding Behaviour That Challenges (supporting positive behaviour, effective communication & how to manage challenging behaviour)

Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties (understand characteristics of ADHD, ADD, Dyslexia & Dyscalculia, importance of early diagnosis, assessment methods available to diagnose learning difficulties)


The courses are completed within in a 6-week window and are completed on a laptop, computer, or tablet at the learner's own pace.

No Exams, end point assessments are involved, the courses are purely Q&A based and are available to you 24/7. You can do as many as you like, however you can just do one at a time.


The only criteria the learner must meet to be eligible, is the following..

Aged 19 or over on or before 31st August 2020

Have lived in the UK/EU for 3+ years Not already on a Government funded course (Apprenticeship for example)


The course is completely free, but the learning provider reserves the right to charge a drop out fee in the event that someone enrols, but then makes no attempt to complete the course without a valid reason. That said, the college will grant extensions if the learner has a genuine reason as to why they feel they won't be able to complete it within the 6 weeks.

If you are interested in undertaking one of these Free Online courses, then please complete the following link ASAP.  This will then allow you to complete a quick Registration on our website. I will then contact you to explain how Enrolment works and answer any questions you may have.  



We are trying to exhaust 80 spaces over the coming days, so please register ASAP. 

Please keep check of you emails as will be emailing you after registering. 

Kind Regards, 

Article Posted: September 12, 2021

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