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About us

Training Provider

The School of Psychology Online Ltd is a dedicated training provider of Scotland offering courses online or face-to-face, specifically in the field of Psychology. The courses are written by fully qualified, accredited and highly experienced practitioners in the specific subject field. The School of Psychology offers affordable and competitively priced courses due to the reduced overheads by offering a purely online learning experience.

UK-Wide Courses From Scotland 


We offer UK-wide courses via distance learning/online and also from our training centre in Ayr, (just outside Glasgow) Scotland. We can also provide in-house training for groups of learners at specified locations. 


The courses range in level of difficulty and complexity and are also available for either professional or personal development. There is no academic pre-requisite to undertake the courses provided by the School of Psychology Online Ltd, the courses are open to anyone who wishes to begin or develop their career in a psychology or healthcare-related field. Some higher level courses may however require the entry level course to be completed as a pre-requisite to enrolement and this will be stated on the course page. 

Self-Directed Or Tutor Support


School of Psychology Online courses are available online either as a purely self-directed qualification or with tutor support. Purely self-directed courses are self-assessed on a module-by-module basis.  All courses are completed electronically at your own pace. Courses are completed via our learning portal offering a unique learning experience that you can log into at any time anywhere for immediate and uninterrupted access. Therefore you can fit your learning into your life at times that specifically suit you. Training documents and materials can also be sent to you electronically on completion of the course so that you have a copy of your course for life. 


Professional Certification 

A certificate of completion is provided by The School of Psychology Online Ltd on successfully completing the course. Tutor-assisted courses are also assessed on a module-by-module basis and/or at the end of the course however these assessments are formally marked by course tutors before a formal certificate of completion is awarded by the School of Psychology Online Ltd.


Courses are quality checked and regularly reviewed and updated in line with developing research in the relevant areas and The School of Psychology Online Ltd certifies every course. We are an accredited provider of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) registered with CDP UK, meaning that our courses are accredited and can be counted as CPD points. We are also registered with the UK Government Register of Approved Learning Providers. 


The School of Psychology Online Ltd is a dynamic training provider and is constantly developing new courses which will appear on the site as soon as they become available. The site blog page will provide details of upcoming courses in advance and should be monitored for alerts on new courses.


We are an ACCREDITED provider of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and we are registered with CPD UK. We are also registered with the UK Government Register of Approved Learning Providers. 

Distance Learning

The Benefits Of Private Psychology Courses.

Private learning courses offer personalised instruction tailored to individual needs, fostering a flexible and focused learning environment that allows participants to progress at their own pace, receive targeted feedback, and gain a deeper understanding of the subject matter.

Private Learning

Learning online brings numerous benefits, offering the convenience of flexible schedules and the ability to access educational content from anywhere. One of the key advantages is the personalised support available 9/5, ensuring that learners receive timely assistance whenever they encounter challenges. This individualised help and support can range from clarifying complex concepts to addressing specific questions, creating an environment where participants feel empowered to engage deeply with the material. Additionally, the online format allows for asynchronous learning, accommodating diverse learning styles and various commitments, making private online courses an effective and accessible avenue for skill development and knowledge acquisition.

Personalisation and Customisation

The School Of Psychology Online sees private learning as an opportunity for personalised instruction, tailoring the learning experience to the individual's specific needs, pace, and learning style. This ensures that the content is relevant and engaging, maximising the learner's understanding and retention of the material.

Flexibility and Convenience To You

Private learning often allows for a flexible schedule, enabling learners to choose when and where they engage with the material. This flexibility is particularly beneficial for individuals with busy schedules, allowing them to balance education with work, family, or other commitments. Online platforms for private learning further enhance convenience by providing access to resources and support from virtually anywhere.

Individualised Support and Feedback

Private learning environments often offer dedicated support and feedback mechanisms, ensuring that learners receive timely assistance when needed. Whether through one-on-one sessions, personalized feedback on assignments, or responsive online forums, individuals can benefit from tailored guidance, leading to a more effective and efficient learning experience.

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