• Build your qualifications.

    Whether you are looking to develop your professional credentials for employment, want a change of career, or simply want to continue to invest in your professional development, we have a range of adult professional skills qualifications to meet your needs.

    Adult Courses

    • AAT Accounting Foundation Level 2

      Adult

      The AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting is the course to start your accounting career by providing you with a professional accounting qualification.  You...

    • AAT Foundation Level 2

      Adult

      Individuals looking to develop their Accountancy qualifications to work in the finance sector. The aim of this level of the AAT is to introduce learners...

    • AAT Intermediate Accounting Level 3

      Adult

      AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting is the intermediate level of the AAT Accounting Qualification and offers technical training in accounting.  The main purpose of Level...

    • AAT Intermediate Level 3

      Adult

      Individuals looking to develop their Accountancy qualifications to work in the Finance sector. The Level 3 Diploma in Accountancy offers you the skills and knowledge...

    • AAT Technician Level 4

      Adult

      Individuals looking to develop their Accountancy qualifications to advanced level for senior positions or career progression within the Finance sector.

    • Access to HE (Business)

      Adult

      The Access to Higher Education Diploma is a QAA accredited course that provides students with an essential qualification, subject knowledge, and skills to progress to...

    • Access to HE (Health Science)

      Adult

      The Access to Higher Education Diploma is a QAA accredited course that provides students with an essential qualification, subject knowledge, and skills to progress to...

    • Access to HE (Social Science)

      Adult

      The Access to Higher Education Diploma is a QAA accredited course that provides students with an essential qualification, subject knowledge, and skills to progress to...

    • Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing) Award

      Adult

      This programme is aimed at enthusiasts and those who are interested in learning the basics of 3D printing. Please enquire for more information regarding this...

    • All Things Brows Masterclass

      Adult

      This course is for people who are interested in developing skills in basic brow techniques.

    • Autism Spectrum Condition Level 1

      Adult

      The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with an understanding of Autism Spectrum Condition, personcentred approach and knowledge of the importance of...

    • Award in Education and Training Level 3

      Adult

      This course is aimed at anyone interested in a teaching and/or training role.

    • BA (Hons) in Counselling and Psychotherapy Studies (Top-Up)

      Adult

      This programme will enable you to critically engage with various theoretical frameworks and concepts relevant to the context and practice of counselling and psychotherapy work....

    • BA (Hons) in Early Childhood Studies (Top-Up)

      Adult

      The programme will be available on a full-time basis over one year. Students will attend one day/evening per week for the full-time route. This qualification...

    • BA (Hons) in Education and Professional Development

      Adult

      The programme is aimed at the professional development needs of teachers or trainers in further, higher, adult and secondary education and those who work in...

    • BA (Hons) in Health and Applied Social Studies

      Adult

      This programme aims to emphasise the causes and consequences of human actions and contextualise these to a range of social and health issues, related social...

    • Beauty Therapy Techniques

      Adult

      This course is for anyone interested in a career in Beauty Therapy.

    • BEng (Hons) Engineering (Top up) (all pathways)

      Adult

      This programme is offered in partnership with the University of Cumbria and is aimed at those who want to improve their Foundation Degree or HND in and...

    • Biohazard, Crime and Trauma Scene Cleaning

      Adult

      The course involves studying five units, which relate to Biohazard cleaning and cleaning up trauma scenes. Trauma scenes can include crime scenes, police cells, detention...

    • Bitesize Money Management

      Adult

      For more information about this course, please contact: 0333 003 1717.

    • BSc (Hons) Sport Coaching and Performance

      Adult

      This programme provides a positive environment that engages independent student learning and develops transferable skills relevant to employment in the sport coaching and performance industry....

    • CACHE Level 1 Award in Preparing to Work in Schools

      Adult

      This Level 1 accredited qualification is designed to prepare learners for further learning and training, whilst developing an understanding of the teaching and learning environment...

    • CACHE Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges

      Adult

      The Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges has been designed as an introduction to the knowledge and understanding needed to work...

    • Computer and Online Skills for Beginners

      Adult

      The purpose of this qualification is to increase learner’s confidence in the use of computers and online activity. As the name suggests, this course is aimed...

    • Counselling Skills – Level 2 Certificate

      Adult

      This qualification will give you the opportunity to investigate the knowledge and skills needed to use counselling skills. This document covers applications to study Level...

    • Counselling Skills – Level 3 Diploma

      Adult

      This qualification is appropriate for you if you have already acquired a recognised qualification in counselling skills and want to take the next step in...

    • Diploma AAT Professional Accounting

      Adult

      This course can be studied completely in the workplace. The total number of hours is determined via negotiation with each individual learner. AAT Level 4...

    • Diploma in Business and Administration

      Adult

      This course is suitable for administrators working at a senior level with considerable responsibility for the management of systems and resources, working with an extensive...

    • Diploma in Commercial Procurement and Supply

      Adult

      This course provides a valuable management tool for those moving into junior and middle management procurement roles or those supervising the procurement function. It focuses...

    • Diploma in Leadership and Management

      Adult

      The Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management aims to develop your skills and knowledge across a range of management topics. The programme has three...

    • Diploma in Women’s and Men’s Hairdressing

      Adult

      Those looking to qualify in all aspects at Level 2 in Hairdressing and Barbering. It will be a progression route upon completion of the Certificate...

    • English Functional Skills

      Adult

      The aim of this qualification is to improve your English skills, assisting you in your life and work.

    • ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages)

      Adult

      This is a one-year full-time course which involves three days of study a week. The course is designed to support learner’s development in the use...

    • Essential Digital Skills

      Adult

      Do you need to improve your ICT skills? Do you want to boost your employment prospects? Essential Digital Skills We offer a range of FREE...

    • Fitness Instructing Level 2

      Adult

      This programme is aimed at anyone seeking to start their journey towards becoming a Fitness Professional and forging a career in the Fitness and Leisure...

    • Foundation Degree Early Years

      Adult

      This programme is designed for those who wish to, or those already, working or volunteering in an Early Years setting, who want to progress their...

    • Foundation Degree in Alcohol and Substance Misuse Work

      Adult

      The programme offers you the opportunity to expand your knowledge and skills across a range of frameworks, contexts and practices relating to substance misuse work....

    • Foundation Degree in Coaching and Mentoring

      Adult

      This programme is designed for those students wishing to pursue a career working in Coaching and Mentoring, enabling clients to reach their full potential. There...

    • Foundation Degree in Counselling Studies

      Adult

      The programme will enable you to critically engage with the various theoretical frameworks and concepts relevant to the context and practice of counselling work. Additionally...

    • Foundation Degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice

      Adult

      This programme has been designed for those people already working in the criminal justice sector who wish to upskill and enhance their knowledge, as well...

    • Foundation Degree in Early Years (Childhood Studies)

      Adult

      This programme is aimed at those looking to build on the skills and knowledge of young children’s care that students are most likely to have...

    • Foundation Degree in Health and Social Care

      Adult

      The programme is available on a full-time basis over a two year period. This programme offers a unique opportunity to undergo a course of study,...

    • Foundation Degree in Mental Health Work

      Adult

      The area of mental health work is expanding and new roles have been developing at a fast pace. This qualification aims to assist individuals working...

    • Foundation Degree in Mental Health Work

      Adult

      The programme is available on a full-time basis over a one year period.

    • Foundation Degree in Paralegal Services

      Adult

      This programme has been designed for those people already working in the legal and related sectors who wish to upskill and enhance their knowledge in...

    • Foundation Degree in Teaching and Learning Support

      Adult

      This programme is offered in partnership with the University of Cumbria and has been designed for those who wish to, or those already, working or...

    • Foundation Degree Working with Children and Families

      Adult

      This programme leads to a Foundation Degree (FdA) in Working with Children and Families over two full-time years, or the part-time equivalent. It contains a...

    • Functional Skills (Maths, English or ICT)

      Adult

      Looking to improve your ICT, Maths or English Skills? From Entry Level Functional Skills Courses to Level Two ICT, Maths and English, we can help you improve your skills and...

    • GCSE Biology

      Adult

      This course is for people who need a single Science at GCSE to access another course, such as nursing or paramedic training.

    • GCSE Biology

      Adult

      This course is for people who need a single Science at GCSE to access another course, such as nursing or paramedic training.

    • GCSE English

      Adult

      This programme would appeal to anyone wanting to gain a GCSE in English.

    • GCSE English (19+)

      Adult

      The course follows the new specification GCSE English Language, which grades students from 9-1 instead of from A*-G. You will have the opportunity to talk and...

    • GCSE Maths

      Adult

      This programme would appeal to anyone wanting to gain a GCSE in Mathematics.

    • GCSE Maths (19+)

      Adult

      The course follows the new specification GCSE Maths, which grades students from 9-1 instead of from A*-G. This one-year GCSE Maths course is designed for...

    • Gel Polish Masterclass

      Adult

      Anyone currently working in the Beauty Therapy industry or students currently working towards a Beauty Therapy Level 2 or 3 qualification, or individuals who have...

    • Get into Construction

      Adult

      Build the foundations to your future career with one of our FREE Adult courses in Construction, starting this Autumn. Learn skills that can help improve...

    • Get into Facilities and Building Cleaning Level 1

      Adult

      There will always be a need for service and maintenance of buildings and that’s why caretaking and building cleaning are vital to keep them in...

    • Get into Hair and Beauty

      Adult

      This programme is for those looking to get into the Hair and Beauty industry. Please enquire for more information about this course.

    • Hair Extensions Masterclass

      Adult

      This programme is aimed at Stylists currently working in the Hairdressing industry or students currently working towards a Level 3 qualification.

    • Hair Techniques (Hair or Barbering)

      Adult

      This course is aimed at those who are interested in Hairdressing or qualifying as a Barber.

    • Health and Safety in Construction

      Adult

      If you require a CSCS card to get a labouring job but don’t have the required qualification and need practice to pass the CITB test...

    • Health and Safety in Construction

      Adult

      If you require a CSCS card to get a labouring job but don’t have the required qualification and need practice to pass the CITB test...

    • Health and Safety in Construction

      Adult

      If you require a CSCS card to get a labouring job but don’t have the required qualification and need practice to pass the CITB test...

    • Health and Safety in Construction

      Adult

      If you require a CSCS card to get a labouring job but don’t have the required qualification and need practice to pass the CITB test...

    • Health and Safety in Construction

      Adult

      If you require a CSCS card to get a labouring job but don’t have the required qualification and need practice to pass the CITB test...

    • Health and Safety in Construction

      Adult

      If you require a CSCS card to get a labouring job but don’t have the required qualification and need practice to pass the CITB test...

    • Health and Safety in Construction

      Adult

      If you require a CSCS card to get a labouring job but don’t have the required qualification and need practice to pass the CITB test...

    • Health and Safety in Construction

      Adult

      If you require a CSCS card to get a labouring job but don’t have the required qualification and need practice to pass the CITB test...

    • Health and Safety in Construction Programme

      Adult

      This course is aimed at individuals who require a CSCS labouring card to get a job within the Construction Industry but don’t currently have the...

    • Health and Safety In Construction Programme

      Adult

    • Higher Level Apprenticeships

      Adult

      Higher Level Apprenticeships provide students with the opportunity to gain a qualification at Level 4 and above while working within a job role. Higher Apprenticeships...

    • HNC/D in Business

      Adult

      This programme is aimed at students who have completed a Level 3 course in Business or a related subject, who are looking to study a Higher Education...

    • HNC/D in Computing

      Adult

      This programme is for students who wish to pursue or advance their career in computing or related fields. Those who are working or wish to work...

    • HNC/D in Construction

      Adult

      This is a qualification for established construction personnel who wish to upgrade their skills and knowledge, possibly with a view to preparation for promotion, additional...

    • HNC/D in Engineering

      Adult

      This programme is aimed at students who have completed a Level 3 course in Engineering or a related subject, or working in the industry, who are...

    • Hygiene and Infection Control in Your Community

      Adult

      This qualification is designed to make you aware how infection control plays a key part in any community. Preventing illness and infection is vitally important...

    • Hygiene and Infection Control in Your Workplace

      Adult

      This qualification is designed to make you aware how infection control plays a key part in any workplace. Preventing illness and infection is vitally important...

    • Individual Lashes Masterclass

      Adult

      This programme is aimed at Beauty Therapists already working within industry, students currently working towards a Beauty Therapy Level 2 qualification, or simply individuals with...

    • Introduction to Academic Studies

      Adult

      This qualification will give you the opportunity to start back in academic study. It is designed to prepare you to progress to the level 3...

    • Introduction to Autism

      Adult

      The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with an understanding of Autism Spectrum Condition, personcentred approach and knowledge of the importance of...

    • Introduction to Body Massage Masterclass

      Adult

      This programme is aimed at those who are interested in developing introductory skills in all aspects of Body Massage.

    • Introduction to Learning Disabilities

      Adult

      Please contact us for more information on this programme. Contact: 0333 003 1717

    • Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector Level 1

      Adult

      This programme is aimed at people who are interested in progressing onto Level Two Hair or Beauty but do not yet have the Maths or...

    • Introduction to Web Design

      Adult

      Whether you want a website for personal or business use, this course will guide you through the steps to create a site that you can...

    • Joinery Skills for the Home

      Adult

      The course is designed for people who would like to learn how to carry out home and garden repairs using wood and basic joinery techniques.

    • Lancashire Lifesavers

      Adult

      Would you know what to do if a loved on suffered a cardiac arrest? If not, now is the time to become a Lancashire Lifesaver!...

    • Long Hair Styling Level 2

      Adult

      People who are interested in developing skills in Long Hair Styling.

    • Make Up Techniques Masterclass (Including Eye Treatments)

      Adult

      This programme is aimed at those interested in Beauty Therapy and looking to work within the make-up industry.

    • Maths Functional Skills

      Adult

      Improving your Maths skills will help you in your life and work.

    • Motor Vehicle General Maintenance

      Adult

      This qualification involves a practical approach to assessment and includes many visual questioning techniques which stimulates and draws interest to learners. The qualification’s combination of...

    • Multicraft in Construction

      Adult

      Build the foundations to your future career with one of our Adult courses in Construction, starting this Autumn. The course will introduce 3 trade specialist...

    • Painting and Decorating Skills for the Home

      Adult

      The course is designed for people who would like to learn how to paint and decorate their home to a professional standard.

    • Personal Training Level 3

      Adult

      This programme is aimed at anyone seeking to start their journey towards becoming a Fitness Professional and forging a career in the Fitness and Leisure...

    • PGCE/Certificate in Education

      Adult

      This programme is aimed at those wanting to teach in further, higher and adult education, also within the 14+ school sector (Qualified Teacher Learning and...

    • Plastering Repairs in the Home

      Adult

      The course is designed for people who would like to learn how to carry out home repairs involving plastering and skimming.

    • Pointing, Laying Flagstones and Landscaping for Beginners

      Adult

      The course is designed for peopl who would like to learn how to carry out home and garden repairs involving flags, brickwork and pointing and...

    • Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Advanced PGCE)

      Adult

      This programme is aimed at those wanting to teach in further, higher and adult education, also within the 14+ school sector (Qualified Teacher Learning and...

    • Professional Outdoor Cleaning

      Adult

      There will always be a need for service and maintenance of the exterior of buildings and that’s why outdoor cleaning is vital to keep them...

    • Self Tanning Masterclass

      Adult

      Therapists currently working in the Beauty Therapy industry or students currently working towards a Beauty Therapy Level 2 qualification, or simply individuals with an interest...

    • Supporting Teaching and Learning Level 2 Certificate

      Adult

      This qualification is part of the new suite of Supporting Teaching and Learning qualifications. Do you need to be working to take this qualification? Learners...

    • Supporting Teaching and Learning Level 3 Diploma

      Adult

      Do you need to be working to take this qualification? As learners need to show competence in both skills and knowledge, they will need to...

    • Tree Treasures

      Adult

      For more information about this course, please contact: 0333 003 1717.

    • Twinkle Toes Masterclass

      Adult

      This programme is aimed at Therapists currently working within the Beauty Therapy industry, students that are currently working towards a Beauty Therapy Level 2 qualification,...

    • Tyre Fitting

      Adult

      Please enquire for more details about this course.

    • Understanding Children and Young Peoples Mental Health

      Adult

      The Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Awareness been designed to develop understanding of the skills and knowledge needed to work in the health and...

    • Understanding Mental Health- Level 3 Certificate

      Adult

      This course is designed to increase your knowledge and understanding of mental health and mental wellbeing. This document covers applications to study Level 3 Certificate...

    • Waxing Techniques

      Adult

      This programme is for those people who are interested in developing introductory skills in Waxing techniques.