We offer courses from Entry Level to Level 3, which is equivalent to 3 A Levels. Our courses are designed in conjunction with industry experts and we'll prepare you for further study or for the world of work.
Our subjects range from art and design to engineering and we can help you to progress to the next level so if you are thinking of studying a higher education course check out our courses, alternatively we'll prepare to move on to study at university.
Choose from over 40 different Apprenticeships, one of the largest range of Apprenticeships in the region. We have excellent links with employers in Northumberland and the wider North East region so we can also help you to find an employer.
If you are unemployed and you are looking to re-skill or build up your confidence, an Employability course could be ideal for you.
You will cover team work skills, CV writing, interview skills and we'll help you to identify your transferable skills.
If you are looking for a short part-time course, we have hundreds to choose from in everything from garden design to digital skills.
HE Access Courses
We offer popular Higher Education Foundation Certificate courses (HEFCs), which are the equivalent of A Level study and are perfect for adult learners aged 19 or over who would like to progress to university, but need additional qualifications to meet entry criteria.
Choose from HNC or HND courses - these Level 4 courses are widely recognised and valued as vocational higher education qualifications by employers.
We also offer a range of Foundation Degrees that are validated by our leading university partners including Newcastle University, University of Cumbria and University of Huddersfield.