The Pathway Group Of Schools, founded in 1928, began operating in Zimbabwe as an agency in 1956 and as a branch office in 1964. The aims and objectives of the College are to provide affordable tuition by distance learning, e learning and blended learning, and all courses lead to public examinations. The College offers its own diplomas on a number of vocational courses.
As the leading self-study distance Education College in Southern Africa, The Pathway Group Of Schools caters for students in virtually every community centre in the region. Courses range from Private Investigator and Security Guard Training to National Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health and Higher National Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health courses recognised as equivalent to University Honours level. New developments are being made in electronic communication of distance learning material of the PGOS.