Who are we?

Who are we?

The Distance Education Academy is a leading distributor of distance learning courses. Established in 2011 we have been selected as professional partners with the best colleges, academies and organisations of online courses to offer the best value and fully accredited distance learning courses.

Our aim is to provide only the best online courses at the best prices.

By enrolling with The Distance Learning Academy you are ensuring you are receiving the highest in quality support, professional memberships and the latest learning materials from the training provider.

We believe that education should not be limited to the classroom. Studying online will give you the freedom to fit your studies into your schedule and learn at your own pace. Hundreds of people have enjoyed the unique learning experience offered by The Distance Education Academy, so why not join our many satisfied students by enrolling on a course today?

A Great Range of Distance Learning Courses

From beauty to business, health and safety to human resources, we have a distance learning course to suit every student. Perhaps you want to move into a different career, or maybe you simply want to challenge yourself to learn something new. Whatever your motivation for studying, we can provide you with the high quality learning materials and professional support that you need to achieve your potential.

Distance learning might seem like a daunting prospect, but with our help and support we believe that any student anywhere in the world can excel on one of our distance learning courses. If you are excited about taking the first step towards gaining new skills and enjoying a rewarding learning experience, get in touch with us now to learn more. We also invite you to take a look at our range of courses to see for yourself what we can offer.distance learning

Why learn with us?

Fully accredited and approved courses which are recognised by employers nationally and internationally. E-Learning and paper-based materials are provided, as is ongoing student support and tutor feedback for coursework. At the completion of each course you are sent an official certificate.

Whichever career you wish to develop or enter into, we will have a course perfect to get you on the right track.

The job market is very competitive at the best of times, but especially during a recession and high unemployment, you need to have the right qualifications to get your foot in the door.

Learn something new about a career you already have or learn the key things necessary to get into a new role.

Distance learning might seem like a daunting prospect, but with our help and support we believe that any student anywhere in the world can excel on one of the distance learning courses on offer.

Benefits of choosing The DIstance Education Academy as your source of finding training:

  • All our distance learning course prices have been well researched to ensure they are the most reasonably priced in the education marketplace
  • Choice of paper-based and online learning materials
  • Client satisfaction levels are very high. Have a read of the testimonials!
  • Professional and highly qualified tutors
  • Every course syllabus is up to date with current thinking and practice
  • Assessments are flexible and don’t require travel to a training centre
  • BTEC HND’s can be paid for in monthly instalments
  • E-Learning software can be accessed from anywhere in the world

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Please read some testimonials from satisfied graduates, to help you decide that you can trust our service. READ MORE HERE

How does it work?

It’s very simple!

1. Choose a distance learning course or courses

2. On the course page simple click ‘ENROL NOW’ which will add your chosen course/s to the cart (get up to £6 off if you share your cart on Facebook and Twitter!)

3. Checkout securely using your debit/credit card or Paypal

4. You will then be emailed a receipt and confirmation from The Distance Education Academy

5. Within 3-5 working days you will receive your learning materials and instructions

6. Your new career starts here!

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The Distance Education Academy works in partnership with many leading distance learning course providers in the UK. They are all professionally associated with a combination of the following awarding bodies and quality control organisations:

Affiliation of Ethical & Professional Therapists (AEPT)


Association for Coaching


British Association of Counsellors (BACP)

British Institute of Learning and Development (BILD)


Complementary Medical Association


Federation of Holistic Therapists

Fitness Industry Association (FIA)

Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists


International Association for Distance Learning (IADL)


National Association of Licensed Paralegals (NALP)



Register for Foot Health Professional (R.F.H.P)

Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs)

The American Association of Drugless Practitioners

The American Holistic Health Association (AHHA)

The Approved Courseware

The General Hypnotherapy Council


The General Hypnotherapy Register

World Certification Institute