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Commercial Courses

Aspiral Learning have a range of training solutions so that they can work with you to identify the best one to suit your needs. The training on offer will fall into one of the following categories:

  • Vocational Qualifications (like NVQs or Certificates), delivered and assessed in the workplace
  • Distance Learning qualifications, so you can decide how and where you study
  • Professional courses, to achieve a recognised professional status
  • Bespoke training

Work-based Learning

Work-based courses give you a flexible way to study that supports your business and your individual development. Our wide range of vocational subjects, short courses and professional qualifications have different teaching methods:

  • one-to-one
  • group sessions in the workplace
  • e-learning or online learning
  • class-based in our dedicated employer rooms.

Distance Learning

We offer a range of short term courses which are fully accredited by NCFE and CACHE. These courses are fully funded and are taught through distance learning. The courses provide excellent initial training across a number of subjects and are available all year round.

Course of the Month: Level 2 Awareness of Mental Health Problems

CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Behaviours That Challenge

Level 2 Certificate in Care Planning

Level 2 Principles of Dementia Care

Level 2 Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection

Level 2 Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes

Level 2 Principles of End of Life Care

Level 2 Common Health Conditions

Level 2 Understanding Nutrition and Health

Level 2 Principles of Team Leading

Level 2 Principles of Business Administration

Level 2 Principles in Customer Services

Level 2 Principles in Retail Operations

Level 2 Principles in Understanding Autism

Level 2 Understanding Dignity & Safeguarding in Adult Health & Social Care

Level 2 Certificate in Caring for Children and Young People

Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities

For more information on how you can take advantage of this offer, please contact Claire Morris at claire.morris@bcot.ac.uk.

Redundancy and Employability Help

We are pleased to offer a range of short courses that can help you get back into work, or to help you find another job if you are facing redundancy:

City & Guilds Employability

Introductory ICT to Support Job Applications

Intermediate/Improvers ICT

For more details, please contact Will Nunne on 01256 306366 or via email at william.nunne@bcot.ac.uk.

Funding Support

Many of the courses we deliver attract full or part funding from the Government, making them free or a reduced price for individuals and employers. 

We can let you know where this funding is available but the bullet points below summarise the key areas:

Full funding is often available for:

  • some industry-specific qualifications
  • Functional Skills (English and Maths) at all levels
  • Apprenticeships for 16-18 year olds
  • an individual’s first Level 2 qualification
  • an individual’s first Level 3 qualification if they are aged 19-25 year and don’t have Level 2 qualifications


Partial funding is available for the following qualifications; we would usually expect the employer (not the individual) to fund the balance:

English and Maths

English and maths are some of the most overlooked skills shortages within industry that have a negative impact on organisations. Join an increasing number of businesses who have utilised this FREE training to help their staff communicate more accurately and effectively.

English and maths training will benefit your business by improving:

  • Profits
  • Performance
  • Accuracy
  • Quality
  • Communication
  • Compliance with regulations
  • Recruitment
  • Staff retention
  • Customer relations
  • Perception of your business
  • Morale, motivation and job satisfaction

You can explore our range of GCSE English and Maths courses here.

For further information please contact Lucy Walker on 01256 306677 or email lucy.walker@bcot.ac.uk


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