TECHNICAL EDUCATION CENTRE OPEN LEARNING LTD (TECOL)
Why choose TECOL?
At TECOL we believe that you should have the opportunity to pursue a range of nationally recognised technical qualifications to complement your existing skills and interests. Our online teaching and learning methods utilises the ‘Moodle’ learning environment and we will provide you with all the material you need, and allow you the flexibility to work at your own time, pace, and place. Throughout your course, you shall be supported by a highly qualified tutor who not only has the right technical knowledge, but has the right real world work experience.
The Technical Education Centre for Online Learning (TECOL) is a UK registered company and an approved Edexcel BTEC education centre. Our aim is to provide the widest choice of online technical courses to learners based in England, Wales and Scotland who are unable to attend their local college, so distance learning is their only real option. Further benefits include:
Course Purchase and Enrolment Process
PayPal or credit/debit card
When you order a course from us via our ‘Checkout PayPal system’, we will be in contact with you shortly on your next step in starting your course as follows:
The overall process should not take any longer than 3 days, but if you don’t hear from us after 3 days at any stage of the process, it is likely that your email system may be blocking communications. If this happens please contact us by Telephone on 0800 228 9215 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Note: if the course is not for the same person on the PayPal order please let us know by sending details of the learner name and email address to: email@example.com
Alternatively, if the above on-line system is unsuitable, and you or your company requires an invoice that can be paid by bank transfer, just request this option from firstname.lastname@example.org
BTEC Registration Fees (Level 3 only)
If you are studying a BTEC level 3 certificate or diploma you must pay your registration fee within 1 month of course enrolment. In addition after your first unit has been completed, your tutor will be unable to issue you with any further assessments until the BTEC fee has been paid. To pay the this go to BTEC registration fee and select the correct fee for your course
Course Extension and Repeats
If your course support expires or you need to repeat an assessment go to course extension and assessment repeat support page. Your tutor will be unable to issue you with any further assessments until the course extension fee has been paid. The course extension period starts from the date that your course had expired.
Paper copy of course material (Level 3 only)
If you prefer to have a course manual you can also order a paper copy of your course. Just go to your course main web page and scroll down to the appropriate cart. Prices are £40 for 3-units plus £5 per each additional unit (incl. postage and vat)
Practical work kits
We have a range kits and equipment that support study and assessment work
These can be found on our electronic course webpages, but can also be ordered directly from our kits and equipment page.
- L4/5 HNC/HND Eng
- HND in Engineering (Level 5)
- HNC in Engineering (Level 4)
- L3 BTEC Eng (12-unit)
- L3 BTEC Eng (9-unit)
- L3 BTEC Eng (6-unit)
- L3 BTEC (1 & 3-unit)