Read the latest information and advice on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) — Latest information

Close

It looks like you have JavaScript turned off

Pretty much everything should work. But you may find some components look slightly off as a result. You can find out what JavaScript is here. If you don't have JavaScript turned off, or if something doesn't work that you think should do, please get in touch.

Employability and Professional Development

A student finance staff member helping a student with a financial application form, sitting at a table

Whether you are looking for a part-time course to help you get back in the job market, deal with a range of situations in the workplace or even like a career boosting professional qualification, browse the courses below and see what we have to offer!

Nottingham College works closely with Job Centre Plus and Nottingham City Council to support those unemployed back into work. We run regular courses throughout the year that your work coach will be able to provide information and refer you onto your chosen course. We offer bespoke training for those wishing to apply for civil service vacancies, short courses for support with competency based interviews and applications as well as regular courses that are focused on supporting you back into work. We also offer a range of one day employability workshops that are run throughout the year and these are advertised on the college website

You're viewing all 21 courses

Assertiveness and Confidence Building - Part-time

Ever feel like you could be more assertive, or would you like to feel more confident and in control in certain situations?

Award in Leadership and Team Skills (ILM Level 2 Award - ESF Funded) - Part-time

This course is ideal for new, aspiring or practicing team leaders or supervisors.

British Sign Language for Beginners - Part-time

This is a great introduction to British Sign Language.

Building Self Confidence - Part-time

The emphasis of this confidence building course is to develop inner confidence.

Communication Skills - Part-time

This course is suitable for anyone of limited reading and written English skills or if English is not your first language.

Computing Skills for Beginners/Improvers - Part-time

On this course you will gain a basic knowledge of computers in a relaxed environment. It is suitable for both beginners and improvers.

Computing Skills for Employment - Part-time

On this course you will gain a basic knowledge of computers in a relaxed environment. It is suitable for beginners and improvers.

Counselling for Beginners - Part-time

This course is suitable for anyone who is interested in gaining an awareness of the core counselling skills.

Everyday English - Part-time

This course perfect if you have limited reading and written English skills and would like to improve them. It is NOT suitable for ESOL students.

Follow On Counselling - Part-time

This course is structured to be a follow-on to the first course but would also stand alone if you have some knowledge of this or a related subject, for example, you may be a support work worker.

Food Safety in Catering (HABC Level 2) - Part-time

This course is suitable for anyone who works with food and has a special responsibility for safeguarding the health of consumers and ensuring that the food they serve or sell is perfectly safe to eat.

Getting Ready for Universal Credits for Beginners - Part-time

If you are looking to improve your job opportunities and preparing for the government universal credit system then this course is for you.

Independent Job Searching and Applications - Part-time

This is a weekly course that will give support and assistance to anyone who is unemployed or facing redundancy.

Introduction to Counselling - Part-time

This course is suitable for anyone who is interested in the basic principles of counselling.

IT for Beginners - Part-time

This course is for those who have little of no computer experience and would like to learn in a relaxed environment.

IT for Improvers - Part-time

This is a follow on course from the IT for Beginners.

Microsoft Office Skills - Part-time

This course is for those who wish to learn the basics of Word 2016 and Excel 2016.

Microsoft Units: Spreadsheets (Level 1) - Part-time

This course will consolidate existing knowledge of Microsoft Excel at Level 1.

Problem Solving Introduction/Improvers - Part-time

This course will help you with problem solving using basic mathematical techniques and is suitable for beginners or improvers.

Work Club for Beginners - Part-time

This is a weekly course for students who are looking for employment and would like help with applying for jobs and interview techniques.

Work Club for Improvers - Part-time

This is a weekly course for students who are looking for employment and would like help with applying for jobs and interview techniques.

Can’t find the course you’re looking for?

Lewis joins international artists for special London exhibition

25/09/2020

Read more

Thomas’s VE Day photo wins top competition

18/09/2020

Read more

Rob’s storybook raises eco awareness

28/07/2020

Read more