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Total number of courses: 58



Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting

This qualification will prepare you for junior and entry level accounting roles. It delivers a solid foundation in finance administration – covering areas such as double entry bookkeeping to basic costing principles and using accounting software. You will learn finance, accountancy, business and communications skills. 

Accounting and Bookkeeping     
Code: AEB
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 42

Course Fee: £1097 plus £248 exam fees and £155 AAT membership fee

Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting

In this qualification you will master more complex accounting disciplines including financial processes, advanced bookkeeping, final accounts and ethical practices for accountants.

Accounting and Bookkeeping     
Code: AEB31
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 42

Course Fee: £2573 plus £250 exam fees and £155 AAT membership fee

Food Hygiene for Early Years Practitioners

This is an online course suitable for Early Years practitioners who handle and prepare food in the setting.

Early Years     
Time: Not Applicable

Course Fee: £10 - only for Rutland-based practitioners

Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping

The AAT Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping provides an entry point for anyone wishing to start a career in accountancy or finance. It may also support career progression for those already in employment by formally recognising their skills in manual bookkeeping

Accounting and Bookkeeping     
Code: AEB
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £704 plus £98 exams fees and £50 AAT membership fee

Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship

If you enjoy working within Childcare and providing a safe and caring environment for children to play and learn in, an Early Years apprenticeship could be perfect for you.

Apprenticeships  Early Years     
Time: Morning

Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (STLS) Apprenticeship

If you enjoy working with groups of children under the supervision of the teacher and supporting learning activities, then a Teaching Assistant apprenticeship could be perfect for you.

Apprenticeships     
Time: Morning

Accountancy Apprenticeship

If you enjoy data entry in sales, purchase and general ledgers, and are working in a finance environment then this could be the perfect job for you.

Accounting and Bookkeeping  Apprenticeships     
Time: Not Applicable

Level 4 Professional Diploma in Accounting

In this qualification you will cover higher accounting tasks including drafting financial statements, managing budgets and evaluating financial performance, as well as optional specialist units including business tax, personal tax, external auditing and credit management and cash and treasury management.

Accounting and Bookkeeping     
Code: AEB
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 64

Course Fee: £2596 plus £301 exams fees and £155 AAT membership fee

Customer Service Apprenticeship

This apprenticeship is suitable for anyone who is involved in any customer-focused role in any industry. Good ‘people skills’, a friendly approach and excellent communication skills are all needed in this career.

Apprenticeships     
Time: Not Applicable

Awareness of Mental Health Problems

This online qualification is designed for anyone looking to develop their understanding of mental health and the problems that can cause mental ill-health. It aims to raise awareness and understanding of a range of mental health problems, which could be used to support their role in the workplace or where they may work or interact with individuals with mental health problems.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Principles of Business Administration

This online course provides learners with the knowledge needed work in a business administration role in a range of environments. Learners will discover how to carry out various administrative tasks, and will be able to apply their knowledge in a variety of industries and job roles.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Course Fee: fully funded for learners who meet the eligibility criteria

Equality and Diversity

This online qualification is suitable for those in or seeking employment. It is also ideal for those who need to develop an awareness of issues surrounding equality and diversity, for example as part of an induction programme or personal development.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Improving Personal Exercise, Health and Nutrition

This online qualification is designed for those who wish to learn how to improve their personal health and well-being.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Information, Advice or Guidance

This qualification is designed for people who work in, or wish to work in, roles where providing information, advice or guidance is necessary.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Lean Organisation Management Techniques

This online qualification aims to provide learners with the knowledge and understanding needed to successfully and efficiently lead a business team.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Principles of Team Leading

This qualification is designed to provide learners with the knowledge and understanding required to successfully lead a team. This will focus on the study of leading a team in a business environment.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Understanding Autism

This online qualification aims to develop learners’ understanding of autism and the principles of supporting individuals with autism – covering the person-centred approach and influence of positive communication methods, how to support positive behaviour, and how individuals with autism can be supported to live healthy and fulfilled lives.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Understanding Behaviour that Challenges

This online qualification is designed to increase learners’ awareness and understanding of behaviour that challenges and its effects.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health

The aim of this online qualification is to increase the learner’s knowledge and awareness of children and young people’s mental health.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Understanding Mental Health First Aid and Mental Health Advocacy in the Workplace

This online course aims to increase the learner’s knowledge and understanding of mental health conditions and the principles of mental health first aid and how this can be implemented in the workplace. It will give learners the opportunity to understand mental health, its associated care and how this can be applied to learners or colleagues in the workplace.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent

The purpose of this online qualification is to increase the learner’s knowledge and awareness of the Prevent Duty and safeguarding, including online safety.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties

This online qualification aims to give learners knowledge of different Specific Learning Difficulties, how they are diagnosed and how individuals can be supported.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Understanding Working with People with Mental Health Needs

This online qualification is designed for a wide range of learners who wish to understand the approaches to care and support of those with mental health problems.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Business Administration Apprenticeship

This qualification is suitable for anyone who is involved in any administration-focused role in any industry. It aims to develop learners’ highly transferable set of knowledge, understanding and skills across a range of administrative practices and tasks, which can be applied to all industries.

Apprenticeships     
Time: Not Applicable

Early Years Educator Apprenticeship

If you enjoy working within Childcare and providing a safe and caring environment for children to play and learn in, an Early Years apprenticeship could be perfect for you.

Apprenticeships  Early Years     
Time: Not Applicable

Principles of Dementia Care

This online qualification aims to assist learners to develop their knowledge and understanding of the principles of caring for those with dementia. It covers areas such as person-centred care, the influence of positive communication methods, issues relating to the use of medication for those with dementia and the importance of providing appropriate activities.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings

This online qualification aims to help learners to understand the meaning and importance of infection control, the causes of infections, the conditions in which they thrive and the ways that they can be spread and methods used to prevent and control the spread of infection.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care

This online course aims to help learners develop an understanding of the safe handling of medication, and support them in, or help them move towards, employment in the health and social care sector.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Understanding Personal Care Needs

This online course is aimed at individuals who are working, or wishing to work, within the health and social care sector, and are looking to gain specialist knowledge and understanding of personal care needs.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Principles of Warehousing and Storage

This online course is designed for learners to enter and/or progress from entry roles in the Warehousing and Storage industries. Learners will develop the underpinning knowledge necessary to support them in their role in this sector.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Principles of Customer Service

This online course is designed to provide learners with the skills and knowledge needed to work in a variety of customer service roles.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Principles of End of Life Care

This online course is designed for a wide range of learners who wish to gain an understanding of end of life care.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Course Fee: fully funded for eligible learners

Principles of Care Planning

This online qualification is aimed at people aged 19+ who would like to gain an understanding of their role in supporting the preferences and needs of individuals in relation to their care or support. 

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Course Fee: fully funded for eligible learners

Creating a Business Start-Up

This online qualification is aimed at adults wishing to gain an understanding of business start-ups.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Course Fee: fully funded for eligible learners

First Steps Maths

This free course is for learners with entry-level skills who wish to develop their skills and knowledge in maths, and have the confidence to use these skills in everyday life.

Maths     
Code: BSMA15T5
Date: Tuesday, 19 Apr 2022 to 12 Jul 2022
Time: Afternoon, 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: Free

Italian A2 Pre-Intermediate

This course is for intermediate learners with a pre-existing knowledge of the Italian language who would like to progress and start to engage on a wider range of topics.

Languages     
Code: LIT37T5
Date: Wednesday, 20 Apr 2022 to 13 Jul 2022
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £132

First Steps English

This supportive, friendly class will help learners with basic English skills develop confidence in all forms of communication. Learners will gain improved skills, confidence and a sense of achievement and, once at the right level, could progress onto a qualification.

English     
Code: BSEN14T5
Date: Thursday, 21 Apr 2022 to 14 Jul 2022
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 11:30 am
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: Free

Italian Intermediate Year 5 B1

Learners joining this course will have a knowledge of everyday expressions, regular and irregular verbs in the present, conditional, future, past (imperfect and simple), present subjunctive and imperative tenses, together with a familiarity with prepositions, pronouns and reflexive verbs.

Languages     
Code: LIT35T5
Date: Monday, 25 Apr 2022 to 11 Jul 2022
Time: Morning, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 11

Course Fee: £110

Understanding Our World

This course is for learners with mild learning difficulties who would like to explore interesting aspects of our world through classroom activities.

Independent Living     
Code: ILUOW10T5
Date: Monday, 25 Apr 2022 to 18 Jul 2022
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 11:30 am
No. of sessions: 11

Course Fee: Free

Italian Advanced B2

This course is for learners who have a good knowledge of the language and can interact and make themselves understood in most social situations.

Languages     
Code: LIT36 T5
Date: Monday, 25 Apr 2022 to 11 Jul 2022
Time: Afternoon, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
No. of sessions: 10

Course Fee: £110

Italian Beginners Year 2 A1

This course is for learners with about one year of Italian studies; those with knowledge of the present tense and basic past tense and can use basic expressions and vocabulary mainly useful for travelling, such as ordering food, booking accommodation, and asking for directions and information.

Languages     
Code: LIT39T5
Date: Tuesday, 26 Apr 2022 to 19 Jul 2022
Time: Evening, 6:15 pm to 8:15 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £132

Emergency First Aid at Work

This accredited qualification is aimed at people with a general interest in how to administer First Aid in an emergency, or people in employment who need to be a First Aider within a work-based setting.

First Aid     
Code: EEFA308
Date: Tuesday, 10 May 2022 to 10 May 2022
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £60

Watercolour – morning

This four-week course is for anyone who would like to develop or improve Watercolour painting skills.

Arts     
Code: AWC276T6
Date: Tuesday, 7 Jun 2022 to 12 Jul 2022
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 6

Course Fee: £99

Watercolour – afternoon

This six-week course is for anyone who would like to develop or improve Watercolour painting skills.

Arts     
Code: AWC277T6
Date: Tuesday, 7 Jun 2022 to 12 Jul 2022
Time: Afternoon, 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm
No. of sessions: 6

Course Fee: £99

Drawing for Beginners

For learners with little or no experience of drawing; the curious, adventurous, out of practice, or those who want to broaden their approach to drawing.

Arts     
Code: ADR20T6
Date: Wednesday, 8 Jun 2022 to 13 Jul 2022
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
No. of sessions: 6

Course Fee: £66

Pottery – Fri am

All learners are welcome, from complete beginners to more experienced potters. You’ll produce a variety of decorated ceramic items, with step-by-step guidance from the tutor as necessary.

Arts     
Code: APO3T6
Date: Friday, 10 Jun 2022 to 8 Jul 2022
Time: Morning, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
No. of sessions: 5

Course Fee: £82.50

Paediatric First Aid

This Level 3 Award is aimed at those working with young children and babies, including teachers, childminders and Early Years practitioners working in nurseries or pre-schools.

Early Years  First Aid     
Code: EPFA56
Date: Saturday, 9 Jul 2022 to 16 Jul 2022
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 2

Course Fee: £10/£70

Functional Skills Maths

This course is for people with basic Maths skills looking to improve their knowledge and gain an accredited qualification at Level 1 or Level 2.

Maths     
Code: FSMA5
Date: Monday, 5 Sep 2022 to 30 Jan 2023
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
No. of sessions: 17

Course Fee: Free

GCSE Maths – daytime

This course is suitable for anyone who already has reasonable mathematical abilities and would like to gain their GCSE Maths qualification.

Maths     
Code: GMA3
Date: Monday, 5 Sep 2022 to 8 May 2023
Time: Afternoon, 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm
No. of sessions: 27

Course Fee: Free

Functional Skills English – evening

This course is ideal for someone who wants to be able to improve their employment prospects or be confident in their writing and when speaking and listening at work or socially.

English     
Code: FSEN22
Date: Tuesday, 6 Sep 2022 to 7 Feb 2023
Time: Evening, 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
No. of sessions: 17

Course Fee: Free

Functional Skills English – daytime

This qualification is aimed at people with basic English skills who want to improve their reading, writing, speaking and listening.

English     
Code: FSEN6
Date: Tuesday, 6 Sep 2022 to 7 Feb 2023
Time: Daytime, 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm
No. of sessions: 17

Course Fee: Free

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Intermediate

For intermediate ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) learners who want to improve their English language skills and communicate with more confidence.

English  Languages     
Code: LES138T1
Date: Wednesday, 7 Sep 2022 to 7 Dec 2022
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 3:15 pm
No. of sessions: 13

Course Fee: Free

GCSE English – evening

This course is for those who need to develop their English skills and who wish to achieve a nationally-recognised GCSE English qualification.

English     
Code: GEN2
Date: Wednesday, 7 Sep 2022 to 10 May 2023
Time: Evening, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 27

Course Fee: Free

GCSE English – daytime

This course is for those who need to develop their English skills and who wish to achieve a nationally-recognised GCSE English qualification.

English     
Code: GEN1
Date: Wednesday, 7 Sep 2022 to 10 May 2023
Time: Afternoon, 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
No. of sessions: 27

Course Fee: Free

GCSE Maths – evening

This course is suitable for anyone who already has reasonable mathematical abilities and would like to gain their GCSE Maths qualification.

Maths     
Code: GMA4
Date: Thursday, 8 Sep 2022 to 11 May 2023
Time: Evening, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 27

Course Fee: Free

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Beginners Plus

This course is for those who want to learn and improve their English as a second language at Elementary Level. It is a non-qualification course and it is equivalent to A2 and B1 level.

English  Languages     
Code: LES136T1
Date: Friday, 9 Sep 2022 to 9 Dec 2022
Time: Morning, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 13

Course Fee: Free

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Beginners

This ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) course is for those with little or no skills in English. It will help learners to improve their communication skills and feel more confident when using English in everyday life.

English  Languages     
Code: LES137T1
Date: Friday, 9 Sep 2022 to 9 Dec 2022
Time: Afternoon, 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
No. of sessions: 13

Course Fee: Free

Emergency First Aid at Work

This accredited qualification is aimed at people with a general interest in how to administer First Aid in an emergency, or people in employment who need to be a First Aider within a work-based setting.

First Aid     
Code: EEFA102
Date: Tuesday, 11 Oct 2022 to 11 Oct 2022
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £60