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Part-time Adult Learning

What do you want to achieve this year? Whether you’ve set your mind on a promotion, want to learn a new language or simply want to expand your skills or learn a new one – we can help you make it happen.

Make an impact on your career with a professional qualification

Our career courses are designed to give you the specific skills and knowledge you will need to progress into your chosen profession. Whether you’re looking to retrain or wanting to secure a promotion in your current field, our courses are sure to boost your career prospects. To suit all needs and abilities, all of our courses are delivered at different levels.

Career courses on offer include:

  • Accounting
  • Beauty and Holistic Therapy
  • Business Management
  • Care
  • Electrical
  • Health and Social Care
  • Teaching and Training
  • Welding


Having GCSE qualifications, especially in English and Maths, is becoming more important than ever before. Those without these key qualifications will find it increasing difficult to find employment in today’s competitive job market. Don’t let GCSE qualifications hold you back any longer – enrol today and instantly improve your prospects. Best of all, if you haven’t already achieved English and Maths at grade A*-C at GCSE, you can study them for free!

Part-time Community Courses for Adults

Whatever your reasons for thinking about getting back in to education, we can support you every step of the way at Nottingham College. Our short beginners and improvers courses take place both in our main centres and out in the community, attracting those who want to meet people, make new friends and discover something about themselves – you’ll feel right at home in our welcoming and friendly environment.

Most of our adult learners find the short community courses very appealing as an easy transition back into the classroom.

Courses include:

  • Beauty and Holistic Therapy
  • Computing for Beginners
  • Creative Arts and Design
  • First Aid
  • Languages
  • Counselling
  • Skills for Life
  • Spiritual Awareness


Are you looking to get back into the workplace? We have a range of employability courses including application and interview skills, computing for beginners and qualifications such as Health and Safety at Work and Food Safety in Catering.

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