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October 2019


<span style="font-weight:700">NEW</span> ENDORSED TRAINING SCHEME FOR EMPLOYERS AND ORGANISATIONS

NEW ENDORSED TRAINING SCHEME FOR EMPLOYERS AND ORGANISATIONS

Our Endorsed Training Scheme will appeal to organisations and employers who are seeking a quality badge for the in-house training they develop and deliver. READ MORE

NEW PROGRESSION AGREEMENT WITH THE LONDON INSTITUTE OF BANKING & FINANCE FOR OCN LONDON ACCESS TO HE DIPLOMA LEARNERS

NEW PROGRESSION AGREEMENT WITH THE LONDON INSTITUTE OF BANKING & FINANCE FOR OCN LONDON ACCESS TO HE DIPLOMA LEARNERS

The London Institute of Banking & Finance and OCN London have signed a progression agreement to collaboratively offer enhanced progression opportunities for OCN London Access to HE Diploma learners. READ MORE

September 2019


GOLDSMITHS - ACCESSING HIGHER EDUCATION

GOLDSMITHS - ACCESSING HIGHER EDUCATION

Goldsmiths, University of London have arranged a taster event for current Access to HE students interested in learning more about higher education. READ MORE

LINKING LONDON - ACCESS YOUR FUTURE

LINKING LONDON - ACCESS YOUR FUTURE

Linking London, supported by OCN London, is running ‘Access your Future’, a free one day event solely for Pre-Access and Access to HE Diploma students studying in London. READ MORE

August 2019


SUITE OF LEVEL 4 QUALIFICATIONS IN DIGITAL MARKETING

SUITE OF LEVEL 4 QUALIFICATIONS IN DIGITAL MARKETING

Our suite of Level 4 qualifications in Digital Marketing aim to develop learners’ knowledge and practical understanding of digital marketing to apply in the workplace and to support their career progression. READ MORE

NEW LEVEL 1 AWARD IN PREPARING TO WORK IN SCHOOLS

NEW LEVEL 1 AWARD IN PREPARING TO WORK IN SCHOOLS

Our new OCNLR Level 1 Award in Preparing to Work in Schools is ideal for those who seek to gain the specific skills and knowledge required to work in a school setting, either as a paid employee or as a volunteer. READ MORE

May 2019


Flexible Qualifications For Your Supported Learning Programmes

Flexible Qualifications For Your Supported Learning Programmes

We offer a range of qualifications at Entry Level and Level 1 that will help prepare learners for independent living, supported or independent employment or further study. READ MORE

Short Course Qualifications to Support Learners’ Personal Development, Resilience, Employability, Digital Agility and Career Development

Short Course Qualifications to Support Learners’ Personal Development, Resilience, Employability, Digital Agility and Career Development

We have a range of short qualifications that can be delivered as stand-alone courses or as part of a programme to support the personal development of learners. READ MORE

April 2019


Access to HE Provider Open Days

Access to HE Provider Open Days

Open days are a great opportunity to find out more about the Access to HE Diploma and the courses and facilities available at colleges. READ MORE

January 2019


Ideas for your unused Adult Education Budget

Ideas for your unused Adult Education Budget

Our new Pathways to Employment qualification packages are for adult learners looking to find out more about career path opportunities in a sector that interests them, gaining the insight needed to make informed decisions for their future. READ MORE

December 2018


Access to HE Michael Sargent Bursary Award Winners

Access to HE Michael Sargent Bursary Award Winners

We are delighted to announce the winners of our annual Michael Sargent Bursary Awards. The awards were presented at our ‘Celebrating Success and Supporting Access to HE for the Future’ event on 28th November 2018 in support of World Access to Higher Education Day. READ MORE

September 2018


New qualifications in Canine Hydrotherapy

New qualifications in Canine Hydrotherapy

Veterinary professionals and dog owners whose pets are undergoing rehabilitation will benefit from a suite of new qualifications in canine hydrotherapy which will ensure animal welfare and safety. READ MORE

Where are they now? Radio interviews with two Access to HE learners

Where are they now? Radio interviews with two Access to HE learners

Two of our former learners were interviewed on a London-based community radio station in August about their education journey and how the Access to HE Diploma has changed their lives. READ MORE

August 2018


Congratulations to all our Access to HE Learners

Congratulations to all our Access to HE Learners

All diploma certificates have now been sent out to our brilliant Access to HE learners. READ MORE

July 2018


Mini Awards in Self Development and Character Building

Mini Awards in Self Development and Character Building

We’ve put together a suite of funded mini Awards that can be combined in different ways to provide a rich learning experience.

They cover Mental stamina, Discipline and staying safe, Confidence building, Health and wellbeing, Safeguarding and citizenship and Digital agility.
READ MORE

Money Management Training for Young People from the 'Life Money Action!' Project

Money Management Training for Young People from the 'Life Money Action!' Project

Two hundred youth practitioners have been trained to support young adults with financial capability as part of an innovative programme developed by the National Skills Academy for Financial Services in partnership with OCN London. READ MORE

June 2018


How to Develop Emotional Resilience

How to Develop Emotional Resilience

Find out how our new Awards in Developing Emotional Resilience can help people working in stressful environments, notably in the health and social care sectors. READ MORE

May 2018


Learning at Work Week

Learning at Work Week

The only week dedicated to learning in the workplace – run every year since 1999 by the Campaign for Learning. This year’s theme is Networked for Learning. OCN London is proud to be one of the sponsors. READ MORE

Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness Week

Organised by the Mental Health Foundation. The theme this year is Stress – one of the biggest contributors to poor mental health. Find out more about the week’s events READ MORE