How to study an ELCAS funded course from home

Online courses are a wonderful resource for those who wish to study and gain qualifications at a time and place that suits them. No matter your chosen profession, there’s a course out there to suit your needs. If you’re an ex-military professional who is looking to make the transition into civilian employment – did you know that you can study online and may be able take full advantage of the ELCAS Enhanced Learning Credits scheme, all from the comfort of your own home?

ELCAS approved courses

The Academy of Leadership & Management is an Approved Learning Provider in the MOD’s ELCAS scheme. This scheme promotes lifelong learning amongst members of the Armed Forces. It provides financial support in each of a maximum of three separate financial years for higher level learning, leading to a nationally recognised qualification at Level 3 or above. Our ELCAS approved courses are available online, offering great flexibility and allowing you to focus and learn at a time that works for you, wherever you may be.

Studying ELCAS approved online courses

Those who have served in the Armed Forces possess an abundance of transferable skills that make them stand out in the job market. Ex-servicemen and women who undertake ELCAS online courses with The Academy of Leadership & Management will receive practical, personalised support and guidance their online tutor who will help them translate these skills into a CV.

The online study programme includes an element of reflective learning which allows students to reflect on their goals, personal development and progress. As with all our programmes, defined progression routes are available to further qualifications and higher education.

Janet Parker, director at The Academy of Leadership and Management said: “Our Enhanced Learning Credits Scheme (ELC) approved courses are a great option for ex-servicemen and women who are looking for guidance in channelling their strengths and want to gain extra qualifications in order to secure a new career.

“Our learning programmes always start by defining the unique needs and challenges facing our students and clients. By listening to our customers, and working with them, we are able to develop and deliver the most appropriate programme for their needs.

“Our online courses are a fantastic option for those with busy schedules, or who would simply prefer to study from the comfort of their own home. It’s quick and easy to get started - simply get in touch if you’d like to find out more about enrolling.”

If you’d like to enquire about an ELCAS approved course in leadership and management or coaching and mentoring, get in touch with us today by calling 0141 611 7640 or emailing