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How to login

Login using the email address you used to register with Holly and Hugo or your username.

Then, put in your password. Remember this is case-sensitive and without any spaces anywhere.

Visit your virtual campus

Yay!! Welcome to your Virtual Campus! Here you’ll see all the course(s) you’ve invested in and their status.

You need to activate your course to start studying - just press the Start button and you’re ready to begin. 

Remember, you’ve 12 months to start your course from the time you signed up for it.

Ready to look around your Virtual Campus now?

What else can you do in your virtual campus?

Your Virtual Campus is your virtual classroom too. You can manage all your courses from here - and choose some more! You can also:    

  • Edit your account details
  • Change your password
  • Shop for additional materials
  • Redeem a voucher
  • Access your downloads
  • Suggest a course that you'd like us to create 



All our courses are accredited by the International Council for Online Educational StandardsICOES is the accrediting body responsible for establishing, maintaining and improving the educational standards of online teaching institutions. Your ICOES certificate allows you to prove to employers, colleagues and customers that your course is from a well run, ethical institution that meets the highest standards in online education.

International Open Academy

The need for professionals to practice Continuing Professional Development (CPD) / Continuing Education (CE), in order to remainin their profession or to develop to the next steps in their careers,is increasing each year

The key to progressing in one's career is to take a course that offers recognized CPD/CE points upon course completion. CPD/CE showsa clear commitment to self-development and professionalism.  

We offer recognized CPD/CE points in the majority of our Holly and Hugo courses. You will find the CPD/CE logo on the course description pages.

Did you know?

Original Holly and Hugo's Dog Grooming course was compiled by Tolo Vicens, a professional dog groomer with 20 years experience in the dog grooming industry.

Holly and Hugo courses are well presented and structured, with clear explanations, pictures and some include video tutorials that help you train in the procedures and techniques you’ll use when looking after many different breeds of dog, cats and other pets.