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A Level Reform 2015 - What do the changes mean for you?

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When the current government came into power, they decided that the secondary school system needed to be reformed. According to them students weren’t learning the necessary basics and exams were too easy. They have, therefore, made changes to the current content and exam structure. These changes will be reflected in our A Level portfolio in 2015. Read More

ICS Real Stories - Meet Lisa

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With a time-consuming hobby, her own cake-baking business and a two year old son to look after, Lisa was looking for a flexible way to earn her formal CIPD qualification. She soon realised that distance learning with ICS was really the best option to achieve the qualification she needed to brush up on her HR skills. Read More

ICS Real Stories - Meet Sherica

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Sherica has been living in the UK since 2012 having left the Caribbean because of her husband's work as an engineer. In order to brush up on her book-keeping skills, she decided to study the ICS Diploma in Book-keeping and Accounts via distance learning as it fit around her other commitments. Read her full story here. Read More

ICS Real Stories - Meet Angela

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Angela has worked in the public sector for 18 years, serving numerous roles in facilities management, contracts, human resources and policy. For a long time, Angela’s dream was to become a solicitor. However, the high fees for law programmes and the demanding workload made her reconsider and she began looking for alternative ways to advance her career and fuel her interest in law. Read More

ICS Real Stories - Meet Charlotte

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Charlotte works as a Human Resources Assistant. She enjoys being able to support her colleagues and work within her organisation to create change. Her short-term career goal is to become an HR Advisor/Executive but her ultimate goal is to progress to a management role which she hopes to achieve by completing the CIPD programme. Read More

ICS Real Stories - Meet Jenna

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Three years ago, Jenna Scott was ready for a change of pace. Working since she was 16, and with 10 years spent in customer services, she decided to make the switch to human resources. "Why not give it a go?" she thought, and she moved to the role of Reward Assistant with her same employer. Read More

ICS Real Stories - Meet Ann

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Ann has been working as a successful self-employed career guidance counsellor for nine years. However, a lingering dream of becoming a teacher has now encouraged her to retake her IGCSE Biology to achieve the grade she would need to apply for a teaching degree. Read More

ICS Real Stories - Meet Ann-Kathrin

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ICS Learn student Ann-Kathrin graduated with a BSc Nursing degree and even though she found it difficult at times, her dedication and motivation helped her to achieve the qualification she needed in order to move on to do her Masters and PhD. You can read her full story on our blog here. Read More
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