Online Courses FAQs
What are the benefits of choosing an online course?
The main advantage of online courses is the convenience it offers. You can learn at your own pace and at a time that suits you. If you have employment, family or other commitments, online courses give you the flexibility to schedule your study pattern around these obligations, providing a world-class education tailored to your lifestyle.
You don’t need to attend lectures on campus, so there are no accommodation or transport costs, and you don‘t require a student visa.
We have a wide range of online courses to choose from, such as project management courses, cyber security courses, hospitality courses and more. Pursue a lifelong passion, enhance your professional development, or simply learn a new skill.
How are online courses delivered?
All our training courses are delivered online via our state-of-the-art e-learning platform. You’ll have the flexibility to study anytime, anywhere and on any device. All courses are arranged in a modular fashion with easy navigation tools allowing you to control the pace of your training. You can pause, rewind or fast forward your tutorials, take study notes and more.
How will I be assessed?
Depending on your course, you may be assessed through exams or written assignments submitted online. You'll find full details on each course page.
If you need to sit in-person exams, this will be noted on the course page, including any additional fees you might have to pay for exams.
If you have any questions about the assessment or exam arrangements for the course you are interested in, just get in touch with our experienced Course Advisors - they'll be more than happy to help.
How do I enrol?
Enrolling on one of our online courses could not be easier. Simply select a course that interests you and pay using one of our widely accepted payment methods. You will then receive a welcome email with your course login details and instructions on how to get started. Alternatively, you can call one of our experienced course advisors on 01707 82 8751 (from within the UK) or +44 1707 82 8751 (from outside the UK) to enrol over the phone
How long will it take to complete a course online?
Every course is different, so on each course page you'll find information on the duration of the course.
You’ll 12 months unlimited access to your course, so you can complete the course as quickly or slowly as you choose within this period; the time it takes will depend on how much time you're able to devote to learning each week.
Am I entitled to any student benefits?
All our students are now eligible to apply for an XO student discount card, which allows you to save on hundreds of top brands such as New Look, Disney, ASOS, Hotels, Miss Selfridge, Domino’s and many more. For further information on how to apply for an XO student discount card, please visit Student Extra Page. https://www.mytrainingacademy.org.uk/resources/student-extra.