Free Courses for Adults

Earn less than £25,000 per year?

Aged 19 or over?

You can study for FREE*!

Take advantage of the new funding and #DoMore with your future.

Part-time courses starting from January. Check out the list below to see the courses available then just click to apply!

Apply here!

 

*Terms and conditions apply. Entry requirements apply for certain courses. Funding for free courses only applies to ESFA funded adult courses, excluding full cost courses and courses eligible for loans.

Access to HE

  • Pre Access to HE

Business & IT

  • Cyber Security ~ Securing Your Systems
  • IT Users (iTQ) Entry Level 3 Award
  • Programming for Parents – Get Up to Scratch!
  • Introduction to Programming with Python
  • Spreadsheet Software Level 1
  • Spreadsheet Software Level 2
  • Word Processing Software Level 1
  • Word Processing Software Level 2

Construction

  • Brickwork Level 2 Diploma Yr 1
  • Construction Skills Level 1 Certificate
  • Carpentry and Joinery Level 1 Diploma
  • Carpentry and Joinery Level 2 Diploma
  • Electrical Installation 2365 Level 2 Diploma
  • Painting and Decorating Level 1 Diploma
  • Painting and Decorating Level 2 Diploma
  • Plumbing Level 2 Diploma

Creative Arts

  • Design and Make Jewellery UAL Level 1 Award
  • Fashion Design for Beginners UAL Level 1 Award
  • Interior Design for Beginners UAL Level 1 Award
  • Using Photoshop UAL Level 1 Award
  • Pottery for Beginners UAL Level 1 Award
  • Computer Games Design for Beginners UAL Level 1 Award
  • Social Media Video Production for Beginners UAL Level 1 Award
  • Music Studio Recording for Beginners UAL Level 1 Award
  • Performing Arts Acting and Singing UAL Level 1 Award

Engineering

  • Performing Engineering Operations Level 2 NVQ Diploma evening

Hair & Beauty

  • Beauty Specialist Techniques Level 2 Diploma
  • Barbering Level 2 Certificate

Health, Social Care & Early Years

  • Children and YPW ~ CACHE Childcare Level 2 Certificate
  • Employment into Early Years Level 1 Award
  • Employment into Early Years and Health & Social Care Level 1 Award
  • Counselling Skills Level 2 Certificate
  • Skills for Professions in Health & Social Care Level 2 Certificate

Hospitality & Catering

  • Barista Skills Level 2 Award
  • Professional Bakery Level 2 Diploma
  • Cake Decorating Level 1 Award
  • Food Industry Skills Level 1 Certificate
  • General Patisserie and Confectionary Level 2 Certificate

Teaching & Education

  • Dyslexia Awareness Level 2 Award
  • Playwork Level 2 Award
  • Supporting Your Childs Learning
  • Teaching Assistants Level 2 Certificate
  • Understanding Autism Level 2 Certificate

Maths & English

  • ESOL

Science

  • Biology GCSE
  • Chemistry GCSE

Sport

  • Fitness Instructing Level 2 Certificate

What next?

You need to enrol! 

We are open for you to enrol at Paget Road campus on:

  • Mondays 10am-4pm
  • Tuesdays 10am-7pm
  • Wednesday 10am-4pm
  • Thursdays 10am-7pm
  • Fridays 10am-2pm

Or at Wellington Road campus on:

  • Mondays 10am-7pm
  • Tuesdays 10am-7pm
  • Wednesday 10am-4pm
  • Thursdays 10am-7pm
  • Fridays 10am-2pm

Or at our Metro One campus on:

  • Mondays 10am-4pm
  • Tuesdays 10am-4pm
  • Wednesday 10am-4pm
  • Thursdays 10am-4pm
  • Fridays 10am-2pm

Even if you’re not 100% sure what course or level you’re after, come along and speak to our careers team who will be happy to guide you through all the career options available. Alternatively, fill in the form below and we’ll get back you.

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