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Accredited by CPD & IAO | Complete Video Lessons from Expert Instructor | Tutor Support Included | 10 CPD Points

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Online, self-paced
10 hours
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12 months
No formal qualification
10 CPD hours / points
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  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students

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Learn everything about earth materials and master your geology major swiftly by taking the all-inclusive Online Geology course.

The comprehensive Online Geology course is crafted with all the geology fundamentals in an aim to equip you with an in-depth understanding of physical geology. You’ll learn about the solar system, weathering, different types of rocks, plate tectonics, volcanos and many more. Our expert-instructor will thoroughly teach you on each concept with best-suit pictures to provide clear ideas.

Let’s explore earth by enrolling today!

Why People Love And Enrol The Online Geology Course From One Education

  • Eligibility for an IAO & CPD-accredited certificate on successful completion of Online Geology Course
  • Learning materials of our Online Geology course contains engaging voiceover and visual elements for your comfort
  • Freedom to study at your own pace
  • 24/7 access to the Online Geology course materials for 12 months
  • Full Tutor support on weekdays (Monday – Friday)


10 CPD hours / points
Accredited by CPD Accreditation Group

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This masterclass Online Geology Course online training course is designed by industry experts and will give you an in-depth understanding of this topic. The Online Geology Course features easy-to-digest modules that break down each topic and ensure all our students receive an unrivalled and thorough learning experience.

If you want to work in this rapidly growing sector and stand out from the competition, then our Online Geology Course is the perfect place to kickstart your dream career.

On the Online Geology Course, we guarantee that you will gain relevant skills and acquire tremendous knowledge on the subject. The certificate you’ll achieve after completing the Online Geology Course will help you land the job you want in a related field.

Enjoy a pleasant and professional 100% online learning experience and enrol in our Online Geology Course today and take control of your career!

Course Curriculum:

Here is a curriculum breakdown of the Online Geology Course:

***Online Geology Course***


  • Geology
  • Importance
  • Development
  • the Scientific Method

Solar System

  • OverView
  • the Sun
  • the Moon
  • Terrestrial Planets
  • Jovian Planets
  • Other Solar Bodies

Geologic Time

  • OverView
  • Relative Dating
  • Numerical Dating
  • Fossils
  • The Geologic Time Scale

Inside Earth

  • Earth's Internal Structure
  • Exploration

Plate Tectonics

  • Continental Drift
  • Modern Evidence
  • Earth's Major Plates
  • Motion Drivers
  • Motion Measurement
  • Continental Margins
  • Ocean Floor Features
  • Oceanic Crust Layers
  • Destruction of Oceanic Crust
  • Features of Subduction Zones
  • Mountains
  • Topography


  • OverView
  • Mechanical Weathering
  • Chemical Weathering
  • Spheroidal Weathering
  • Soil

Deserts & Winds

  • Deserts
  • Wind Erosion
  • Wind as a Transporter
  • Wind Deposits


  • Atom
  • Periodic Table
  • Bond-s
  • Minerals
  • Formation
  • Mineral Identification
  • Crystalline Habits

Sedimentary Rocks

  • OverView
  • Detrital Sedimentary Rocks
  • Grain History
  • Chemical Sedimentary Rocks
  • Coal
  • Sedimentary Rocks Identification Table
  • Sediments to Sedimentary Rocks
  • Sedimentary Structures

Metamorphic Rocks

  • Metamorphism
  • Metamorphic Rocks
  • Metamorphic Drivers
  • Metamorphic Texture

Igneous Rock

  • Magma
  • Igneous Texture


  • Deformation
  • Deformation Stages
  • Folds
  • Faults & Joints


  • OverView
  • Volcanic Eruptions
  • Extruded Material
  • Volcanic Landforms
  • Volcanic Hazards

Mass Wasting

  • Overview
  • Types
  • Triggers

Surface Water

  • OverView
  • Hydrologic Cycle
  • Running Water
  • Flow
  • Channels
  • Depositional Landforms
  • Floods


Once you have finished the Online Geology Course, you will be eligible to apply for a CPD & IAO-accredited certificate as proof of your new skills and your continued professional development. Certificates are available as a PDF for £9, or you can request a hard copy to be sent in the post for £15.

Who is this course for?

The Online Geology Course training course is ideal for highly motivated individuals who want to enhance their professional skills and train for the job they want! This Online Geology Course also suits people aspiring for some in-depth knowledge on this topic and keep up to date with the latest information.

Study the Online Geology Course today and increase your professional skillset from the comfort of your home!


There are no formal entry requirements for the Online Geology Course, with enrollment open to anyone! Anyone and everyone with a knack for learning can enrol this course without any hesitation.

Learn online from any internet device, including your computer, tablet or smartphone. Study when it suits you and complete the Online Geology Course at your own pace.

All students must have a passion for learning and literacy, as well as being over the age of 16.

Career path

Studying the Online Geology Course is designed to help you get the job of your dreams, or even that promotion you’ve been waiting for a long time. Learn the essential skills and knowledge you need to exceed in your professional life with the help & guidance from our Online Geology Course.

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What does study method mean?

Study method describes the format in which the course will be delivered. At courses are delivered in a number of ways, including online courses, where the course content can be accessed online remotely, and classroom courses, where courses are delivered in person at a classroom venue.

What are CPD hours/points?

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. If you work in certain professions or for certain companies, your employer may require you to complete a number of CPD hours or points, per year. You can find a range of CPD courses on, many of which can be completed online.

What is a ‘regulated qualification’?

A regulated qualification is delivered by a learning institution which is regulated by a government body. In England, the government body which regulates courses is Ofqual. Ofqual regulated qualifications sit on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), which can help students understand how different qualifications in different fields compare to each other. The framework also helps students to understand what qualifications they need to progress towards a higher learning goal, such as a university degree or equivalent higher education award.

What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as Quality Licence Scheme and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.