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Northumbria University, Newcastle:
Northumbria University is one of the UK's largest and most respected modern universities and offers a range of undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees to UK-based students and international students from around the world. Located in the city of Newcastle upon Tyne in north-east England, we welcome students from a wide variety of countries including Europe, the Middle East, Africa, South East and East Asia, Latin-America and the Indian Sub continent. We offer two university preparation (pre-sessional) courses for international students whose English language skills or academic qualifications fall below the entry requirements for their course at Northumbria University.

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Newcastle - Convenient Location in North-East England:

Newcastle is a part of the Northumberland region and is a renowned student city with low living costs, making it a very popular choice with both international and UK students. Approximately 400km from London and 170km from Manchester, Newcastle is easily accessible by road, rail and via its international airport. 

University Preparation Courses:

- International Foundation Programme:
Offered by the Northumbria Language Centre, this is a full-time course that begins in September and lasts for two semesters with final assessment taking place in June. It has been carefully designed to meet the needs of students whose qualifications and English language skills fall below the entry requirements for their chosen Bachelors degree. This programme provides you with the opportunity to develop your English Language skills and select subjects to study which will meet the entry requirements for a degree course of your choice. On successful completion, you will receive a Higher Education Foundation Certificate which is nationally recognized in the UK and achieve access onto your chosen degree programme. 

- English and Study Skills Course:
Our English and Study Skills course is a full-time course that can be taken for one, two or three semesters. It is an ideal choice if your academic qualifications meet the requirements for your chosen undergraduate or postgraduate course, but your English language level falls below the entry requirements of the academic course you wish to join. The programme will provide you with the language and other academic skills necessary for you to gain the maximum benefit from your future academic course. This course is also offered in summer for either 11 or 6 weeks.

Benefits of Choosing Northumbria University:

- Huge choice – Over 450 undergraduate and postgraduate degrees available.
- Professionally Relevant – Many courses are professionally accredited.
- Flexibility – September and January starts for many Masters programmes.
- City of Newcastle – Voted ‘Best Student City’ by MSN travel in 2009 and 2010.
- North East England – Fabulous countryside, beaches and rich history.
- Academic Excellence – High-quality teaching and world leading research.
- Unbeatable Facilities – £165 million campus investment. 
- Employability – Highest graduate employment rate of any university in the region.
- Scholarships – For the best students, and savings for early payment and alumni.
- Student Support – Free airport pickup and a wide range of support services.

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Address: Northumbria University, Ellison Place, NE1 8ST, Newcastle upon Tyne, England , UK & England
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Shipping Industry Careers
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In today's increasingly globalized world, there is a huge demand for trained personnel within this industry.

The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) is the leading professional association for those involved in all aspects of logistics and transport. Headquartered in London, it is a membership based organisation with over 30,000 members in over 30 countries, including Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, North America, China and the United Arab Emirates.

Other professional bodies and trade associations include the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers which is the professional body for those engaged in all aspects of the shipping business, and the UK Chamber of Shipping which is the trade association and voice for the UK shipping industry.
CILT Supply Chain Qualifications:
- Level 1 Award in Logistics & Transport
- Level 2 Certificate in Logistics & Transport
- Level 3 Certificate in Logistics & Transport
- Level 5 Professional Diploma in Logistics & Transport
- Level 6 Advanced Diploma in Logistics & Transport

Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (ICS) courses include:
- Professional Qualifying Examinations (PQE)
- Foundation Diploma
- Advanced Diploma
The Institute of Legal Secretaries and PAs
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Located South West England, the Institute of Legal Secretaries and PAs was founded in 1990 to promote the excellence and professional recognition of Legal Secretaries and PAs. We are a professional organisation with Students and Members throughout the UK and overseas.

The Institute provides recognised qualifications as evening and online Legal Secretaries Diploma courses and we help people with their legal secretarial careers by giving advice, support and career guidance. Please note that our evening courses are held at Regents College, Regents Park, London but you must contact our head office to request information or enrol.

Our Legal Secretaries Diploma course will provide you with the legal knowledge and practical skills that you need to work as a Legal Secretary. It is comprehensive, enjoyable and very popular. It is a recognised qualification within the legal industry and many law firms enrol their staff on our course.

Legal Secretaries are in great demand and, whatever the climate, they will always be required to help lawyers with their work, as the legal system is an integral part of our society.
Legal Secretaries Diploma. Evening Courses and Online Courses available. Subjects covered include The English Legal System; The Law of Contract; The Law of Tort; Civil Litigation, Land Law and Conveyancing, Wills, Probate and Administration and Family Law as well as general legal secretarial procedures and a glossary of legal terminology.
KBM London School of Accountancy and Business Studies
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KBM London School of Accountancy and Business Studies (KBM LSABS) is a further adult education college situated in the Park Royal area of West London, within walking distance of Park Royal Tube Station, Hanger Lane Tube Station and West Acton Tube Station. We welcome students in ACCA, ATHE, iam, EDI and British Safety Council affiliated programs in Accountancy, Travel and Tourism, Hospitality Management, Administrative Management, English and also short courses in Health and Safety.

KBM London School of Accountancy & Business Studies offers a variety of comprehensive courses which are internationally recognized. The college emphasis is upon providing guidance for the local and international students in order to shape their long term career plans.

One of our special features is practical training in accountancy which is for students with or without previous education in accountancy, and has proved very helpful in finding them jobs. The innovative approach of KBM LSABS is to not only to provide academic programs of development but also to impart practical training to provide hands on experience which can help them to start their career as experienced candidate.
- ACCA
- CAT
- PGD in Business Management
- PGD in IT
- PGD in Tourism Management
- Postgraduate International Diploma in Travel and Tourism
- Higher Diploma for Management Assisstants
- Award / Certificate / Diploma / Advanced Diploma in Administrative Management
- English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
- English for Business (EfB)
- Spoken English for Industry and Commerce (SEFIC)
- Certificate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (CertTEFL)
- British Safety Council Award in Health & Safety
Elearning Centre Ltd
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Distance Learning Centre, in Sunderland, North East England, is one of the leading and longest established suppliers of distance learning courses in the UK. We offer more than 200 distance learning courses covering a wide variety of subjects which you can study at your own pace from home or work. With our popular combination of supported open learning and innovative course materials, students are guaranteed an exceptional learning experience.

The majority of courses that we offer lead to accredited awards or qualifications issued through a national awarding body. All of the awards and qualifications are accredited according to the levels defined by The National Qualifications Framework (NQF) and the level itself identifies the level of difficulty that has been achieved. All accredited awards & qualifications will be set at a level equivalent to that listed on the NQF or QCF.

Our experienced staff are dedicated to the success of our students and offer invaluable support every step of the way.
Distance Learning Courses:

- Child Care Courses; Teaching Assistant Courses; Counselling & Psychology Courses; Criminology & Forensic Courses; Health Care Courses; Health, Fitness & Beauty Courses; General Interest & Hobbies Courses; Writing & Journalism Courses; Animal Care Courses; Business & Finance Courses; Vocational Courses; Construction Industry Courses; Web Design Courses; CIW (Certified Internet Webmaster) Courses & more...
The College of Foot Health Practitioners
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Earn a Diploma or Advanced Diploma in Foot Health Practice in Blackheath, 15 miles east of Birmingham City Centre.

Founded in 1996, The College of Foot Health Practitioners provides a range of foot care diploma courses.

Our students come from all walks of life. Some might have a background in health care - such as nurses seeking to gain greater control over their lives and free themselves from demanding and disruptive duty rotas.

The College is in its 19th year of successfully training practitioners to support and serve the population of the UK.

Foot care is absolutely essential to the maintenance of good health, and is effective in averting serious illness requiring costly intervention.

We offer Practical Training that takes place in the college clinics, where students work under supervision on real patients. The Principals are trained teachers and tutors teach current techniques.
Foot Health Diploma Programmes:

Diploma in Foot Health Practice:
- 12 modules, 10 days practical, Accredited by NCFE

Advanced Diploma in Foot Health Practice:
- 6 Modules, requires completion of 3 essay-style questions

Further Diploma Courses:
- Diploma in Biomechanics & Orthotics
- Diploma in Remedial Massage of the Lower Limb
- Diploma in Verruca Management & Cryotherapy
South Cheshire College
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South Chesire College is located in Crewe, in Cheshire, North West England. We offer a wide range of A Level & vocational courses for 16 - 19 year olds. We also offer part-time & full-time qualification courses for adults including English language courses.

The award-winning South Cheshire College is the perfect place for you to continue your education, whether preparing for higher education or employment. Recently awarded Beacon Status, the ultimate standard for excellence in education, the College has been recognised as one of the best in the country.

All programmes of study at South Cheshire College lead to national qualifications that are recognised by employers, universities and professional bodies. With hundreds of courses to choose from, including AS-Levels, A-Levels, National Diplomas, GNVQs and NVQs, you can pick and mix, designing a programme to suit your individual requirements.
1. Wide range of A Level & vocational courses for 16 - 19 year olds

2. Part-time & full-time qualification courses for adults in fields including:

- Business and administration
- Management training
- Beauty therapy
- Performing arts
- Information technology
- Engineering
- Health and social care
- Visual arts and media
and many more...