Adult, part-time and evening courses at Chesterfield College

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If you’re looking to take up a new hobby, need a qualification to aid with career progression or simply want to expand your learning, we have plenty of opportunities on offer at college. 

Take a look at our part time course brochure

From university-level courses and professional qualifications, to health and safety courses and even help with computer programmes, we’ve got something to suit all abilities, interests and career objectives.

Studying at college isn’t as expensive as you think. Depending on your personal circumstances and previous qualifications, some of our course could in fact be FREE! However, if there is a fee involved we can offer financial support in the form of advanced learner loans and bursaries. Find out more about financial support at college. 

English and Maths

In today’s competitive job market its increasing difficult to gain employment or progress in your career without a good standard of English and maths. Therefore, we offer a variety of English and maths courses including GCSEs, English and maths for Adults and ESOL. Most of these courses are FREE if you didn’t achieve a pass grade whist you were at school.

Train to teach

We have a number of teacher training courses on offer at college. Not only do we offer traditional curriculum-based courses designed to provide you with the skills you need to teach in a classroom environment; we also deliver work-based teaching qualifications, giving you the ability to teach in the workplace and deliver in-house training sessions for your colleagues.

Professional qualifications (AAT Accounting & CIPD Human Resources)

Our professional courses are designed for those looking to develop knowledge and skills in order to gain a qualification in a specific career such as management, accountancy, human resources or marketing.

Access to HE

If you would like to study a university-level qualification but don’t have the necessary qualifications then an Access to HE course is the perfect option for you. These courses are specifically designed to help those who have been out of education for some time to progress on to degree-level study.

University-level courses

We have a wide variety of university-level courses on offer in a range of subject areas. You can choose to study a HNC, HND, HN, foundation degree or even a full honours degree a little closer to home, right here in Chesterfield.