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In-person Courses

There are so many benefits that come from taking one of our in-person part-time courses and we’d be delighted to welcome you to one of our campuses.

You’ll have access to face-to-face teaching, where you’ll get to hear from our expert tutors and learn in our state-of-the-art facilities. It’s a fantastic way to gain new skills!

Our part-time courses are suitable for people of all ages and abilities. If you’re aged 19 – 99, we ‘re confident that we have something for you – whether you're looking to retrain, upskill or simply learn something new.

Be sure to check out the below options to find the course that will help you achieve your goals in 2022!

Animal Management
  • Level 2
  • 6 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Animal Management
  • Middleton
Art and Graphic Design
Level 2 Award in Drawing Fundamentals
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Rochdale
Level 2 Award in Photography Fundamentals
  • Level 2
  • 15 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Rochdale
Printmaking - Beginner (Level 2)
  • Level 2
  • 15 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Art & Design
  • Rochdale
  • Level 2
  • 15 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Art & Design
  • Rochdale
Business Travel & Accounts
  • Level 2
  • 26 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Middleton
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Accounting
  • Middleton
  • Level 1
  • 8 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Accounting
  • Rochdale
  • Level 2
  • 24 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Accounting
  • Middleton
  • Level 3
  • 20 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Accounting
  • Middleton
  • Level 3
  • 32 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Accounting
  • Middleton
Level 1 Award in Mentoring
  • Level 1
  • Part Time
  • Employability Skills
ESOL
Adult ESOL Classes
  • Dependent on Assessment
  • 1 or 2 years depending on Assessment
  • Part Time
  • ESOL
  • Rochdale
  • Level 1
  • 18 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • ESOL and Teacher Education
  • Rochdale
  • Level 2
  • 18 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • ESOL and Teacher Education
  • Rochdale
ESOL Employability Courses
ESOL Entry Level ICT
  • Entry Level
  • 18 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • ESOL ICT
  • Rochdale
ESOL ICT Entry 3 Essential Digital Skills
  • Entry Level 3
  • 18 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • ESOL ICT
  • Rochdale
ESOL - Job Club
  • Mixed Level
  • 1 day
  • Part Time
  • ESOL Job Club
  • Rochdale
ESOL Functional Skills Maths
  • Mixed Level
  • 18 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • ESOL Maths
  • Rochdale
Education & Childcare
  • Level 1
  • 35 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Early Years
  • Rochdale
  • Level 2
  • 35 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Education & Training
  • Level 3
  • 35 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Early Years
  • Middleton
  • Level 2
  • 35 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Early Years
  • Middleton
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Early Years
  • Rochdale
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Early Years
  • Rochdale
  • Level 3
  • 35 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Early Years
Education & Training
  • Level 3
  • 18 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Teacher Training
  • Rochdale
Level 3 Award in Education and Training
  • Level 3
  • 15 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Education & Training
Electrical Installation & Electrotechnology
  • Level 1
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Electrical Installation
  • Middleton
Engineering & Built Environment
  • Level 1
  • 18 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Engineering
  • Middleton
  • Level 1
  • 18 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Middleton
  • Level 1
  • 18 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Middleton
English and Maths
GCSE English Language
  • Level 2
  • 32 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • English
  • Rochdale
GCSE Maths
  • Level 2
  • 32 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Maths
  • Rochdale
Functional Skills English
  • Part Time
  • English
  • Rochdale
Functional Skills Maths
  • Part Time
  • Maths
  • Rochdale
Flexible Learning Courses
Certificate in Principles of Team Leading
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Team Leading
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Undertsanding Data Protection and Data Security
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Creating a Business Start-Up
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Business Administration
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Lean Organisation Management Techniques
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings
Certificate in Understanding Autism
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Dementia Care
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Level 1
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Behaviour that Challenges
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Business Improvement Techniques
Certificate in Cleaning Principles
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Cleaning Principles
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Climate Change and Environmental Awareness
Certificate in Customer Service
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Customer Service
Certificate in Employability Skills
  • Level 1
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • NCFE Level 1 Certificate in Employability Skills
Certificate in Equality and Diversity
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Equality and Diversity
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care
  • Level 2
  • 15 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Level 2
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
Free Short Taster Courses
  • 5 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Taster
  • Rochdale
  • 5 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Taster
  • Rochdale
  • 5 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Taster
  • Rochdale
Metal Detecting Taster
  • Taster
  • Part Time
Hairdressing - Hair up Tutorial
  • Part Time
  • Taster
Hairdressing - Braiding Hair Tutorial
  • Part Time
  • Taster
Digital Skills Taster
  • Taster
  • Part Time
Get Into Work Courses
Get into Working in Construction
  • Level 1
  • 1 week
  • Part Time
  • Construction
Get Into Working in Health & Social Care
  • Level 1
  • 2 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Health & Social Care
Build your Confidence
  • 1 week
  • Part Time
  • Employability Skills
Employability Skills - Level 1 Certificate
  • Level 1
  • 1 week
  • Part Time
  • Employability Skills
  • Rochdale
Hair & Beauty
Semi-Permanent Lash
  • 2 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Hair and Beauty
  • Rochdale
Level 2 Certificate in Make-up - Part Time
  • Level 2
  • 26 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Hair and Beauty
  • Rochdale
  • Level 2
  • 26 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Hair and Beauty
  • Rochdale
  • Level 2
  • 26 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Hair and Beauty
  • Rochdale
  • Level 2
  • 26 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Hair and Beauty
  • Rochdale
  • Level 3
  • 26 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Hair & Beauty
  • Rochdale
  • Level 3
  • 18 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Hair & Beauty
  • Rochdale
  • Level 3
  • 35 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Hair & Beauty
  • Rochdale
  • Level 3
  • 35 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Hair & Beauty
  • Rochdale
Health & Social Care
  • Level 2
  • 35 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Health & Social Care
  • Middleton
  • Level 2
  • 17 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Health & Social Care
  • Middleton
  • Level 3
  • 26 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Health & Social Care
  • Middleton
  • Level 2
  • 23 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Health & Social Care
  • Middleton
Higher Education courses
  • Level 4
  • 35 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Fitness Academy
  • Middleton
HNC Mechanical Engineering
  • Level 4
  • 2 Years
  • Part Time
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Middleton
  • Level 4
  • 20 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Education & Training
  • Middleton
  • Level 4
  • 33 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Education & Training
  • Middleton
Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training
  • Level 5
  • 2 Years
  • Part Time
  • Education & Training
  • Middleton
  • Level 4
  • 1 Year
  • Part Time
  • Hair & Beauty
  • Rochdale
  • Level 5
  • 2 Years
  • Part Time
  • Art & Design
  • Rochdale
Hospitality & Catering
  • Level 2
  • 15 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Hospitality & Catering
  • Rochdale
  • Level 2
  • 35 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Hospitality & Catering
  • Rochdale
  • Level 2
  • 15 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Hospitality & Catering
  • Rochdale
Level 1 Award in Culinary Skills
  • Level 1
  • 6 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Hospitality & Catering
  • Rochdale
IT & Computer Science
Microsoft Office Skills - Beginner
  • Entry 3
  • 18 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Digital IT
  • Middleton
Microsoft Office Skills - Intermediate
  • Level 1
  • 18 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Digital IT
  • Middleton
  • Level 3
  • Part Time
  • IT and Digital
  • Middleton
Award in Cloud Services - Level 3
  • Level 3
  • Part Time
  • IT and Digital
  • Middleton
Award in Coding and Logic - Level 3
  • Level 3
  • Part Time
  • IT and Digital
  • Middleton
Motor Vehicle
  • Level 1
  • 10 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Motor Vehicle
  • Middleton
Multi-skilled
  • Level 1
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Building Maintenance
  • Middleton
  • Level 1
  • 12 Weeks
  • Part Time
  • Building Maintenance
  • Middleton
Science
GCSE Science - Biology
  • GCSE
  • 33 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Science
  • Middleton
Training for Trades
  • Level 3
  • 3 days
  • Part Time
  • Electrical Installation & Electrotechnology
  • Middleton
  • Level 3
  • 12-76 weeks
  • Part Time
  • Electrical Installation & Electrotechnology
  • Middleton
  • Level 3
  • 2 days
  • Part Time
  • Electrical Installation & Electrotechnology
  • Middleton
  • Level 3
  • 2 days
  • Part Time
  • Electrical Installation & Electrotechnology
  • Middleton
  • Level 3
  • 5 days
  • Part Time
  • Electrical Installation & Electrotechnology
  • Middleton