Online and distance learning

We offer a range of learning you can do from home and that fits around you

Access to HE online courses

The Access to HE Diploma is a qualification which helps to prepare students aged 19+ who wish to progress to University but do not have the traditional entry criteria (A Levels).

Bradford College now offers a range of online Access to HE courses. Find out more about these courses and apply.

See our online professional courses 

Distance Learning

Our popular distance learning courses enable students from certain parts of England to study for and gain recognised accreditation that is of value to their work and personal development. To check you are eligible to study please email

Why study by Distance Learning?

Our popular Distance Learning courses let you study for recognised accreditation to help your work and personal development*  Our courses are Level 2 qualifications accredited by NCFE CACHE, an acknowledged leader in the field of Distance Learning.

By studying via Distance Learning, you can complete the course in the comfort of your own home. You will have an assigned, qualified tutor who will give you guidance and feedback by phone, email, post and/or online.

Some of our Distance Learning courses are available to study online as well as paper based.

You will not be required to pay fees providing you complete the course.

Who can study by Distance Learning?

All** of our Distance Learning courses are for those aged 19+ (available to those in or out of employment) and 16-18 year olds would be considered where the course is relevant to their work environment.

For more information, or if you are interested in one of our Distance Learning courses, please email 

Online A Levels and GCSEs

CloudLearn’s A Level and GCSE courses can be studied online, making it easy to complete your studies on the go at any time. Whether you are looking to learn something new or change your career, CloudLearn will have the course for you!

See our online A Level/GCSE courses 

Free online courses 

Keen to improve your reading, writing or maths skills? Learn in your own time, at your own pace, with FREE OpenLearn courses in English and Maths. You can join throughout the year.

Everyday English Online Course  Everyday Maths Online Course  

Career Coach

Unsure what you want to study? Use our Career Coach tool to help you discover the best course for you based on your interests.  

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