All our online courses are 100% online and can be completed at your own pace. They are designed to offer flexible and interactive learning from the comfort of your own home.


Unlimited time to complete*
Take as long as you like for maximum learning and photography improvement. Go back over the units when you are finished to refresh your knowledge.

IOP® provide CPD Certified Courses. Find out more here.

Tutor support and feedback
You will have your own, personal tutor for help and advice. Get expert feedback on your photos for the best and fastest way to improve your photography.

Access to our tutor supported forums
The IOP® Camera Club forums are an IOP® member only area, full of help, support and tutor advice. See what your peers think of your images, get help from a tutor and enjoy sharing with other enthusiasts.

IOP® Jobs Board
We are renowned for producing great photographers and as part of your IOP membership, you get full access to the IOP Jobs Board, with photography jobs from all over the UK open for application from our students. 


Diploma in Photography Course
Perfect for complete beginners or those who want to learn photography for fun and personal development.

Professional Diploma in Photography Course
Ideal for all skill levels including beginners right up to expert level who wish to have the most in-depth course and have aspirations to pursue a photography career.

Diploma in Street Photography
An in-depth course on this popular genre of photography, looking not only at the technical aspects of street photography, but also builds your confidence when photographing the public. 

Diploma in Advanced Lightroom Editing
The ultimate Lightroom course covering all aspects of sensitive and judicious editing. This course is about making the most of your photos in a subtle, yet transformational way. We teach you the basics, more advanced techniques and perhaps most importantly when to stop editing your photographs. 

Diploma in Wedding Photography
Possibly the most in-depth wedding photography course available to study online, this Diploma covers many different aspects of wedding photography from technical to organisational. 

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