Part-time Courses at Kirklees College
People enrol on a part time course for many reasons; for fun, to build friendships, to spend time with family, for health reasons and most importantly, to develop their skills.
Competition for jobs is stronger than ever and having the right skills is essential to succeed professionally. Whether you want a complete change in direction or your ambition is to move to the next level, there are hundreds of options for you at Kirklees College. A course will help you boost your CV as well as your confidence.
Skills stretch further than the workplace; a part time course can help you improve your wellbeing and introduce you to new friends.
Whatever your experience of learning in the past, there are plenty of opportunities to try something new and enrich your life.
Courses in your community
Kirklees College is delighted to offer part time courses at more than 40 different venues each year. We offer courses in Batley, Dewsbury, Holmfirth and Huddersfield.
Our courses include courses for leisure and work, from short courses of around six weeks to full, professional qualifications, such as NVQs like hairdressing.
Studying an apprenticeship with Kirklees College in Huddersfield or Dewsbury means you can earn a wage, work in an organisation and gain a qualification.
Association of Accounting Technicians
Our AAT qualifications are based on real-world knowledge, supported by in-depth expertise. Its value is so widely known that firms like Vodafone, the NHS, the Metropolitan Police and KPMG actively seek AAT qualified staff for their knowledge, skills, diligence and enthusiasm.
View details of our AAT courses
Do I qualify for fee discount?
Kirklees College wants to encourage as many people to get involved with our courses as possible. Some of the college’s adult education courses can be offered at a discounted fee for adults (aged 19 or over) who are in receipt of certain state benefits.
You will need to sign a declaration form when you come into college for your first lesson, or to collect your student ID card.
You may be eligible for a fee discount:
- (a) If you are unemployed, claiming one of the following benefits at the start of the course and it is your intention to work, you will be entitled to pay the discounted fee.
- Benefits that qualify for discounted fees:
- Council Tax Reduction (excluding single occupancy)
- Employment and Support Allowance (Income Related)
- Housing Benefit
- Income Support
- Unemployed person named on a joint claim for Working Tax Credit with a household income under £15,276
- (b) If you are in receipt of the below benefits at the start of the course:
- Employment Support Allowance (ESA) Work Related Activity Group (WRAG)
- Jobseekers Allowance (JSA) (inc. those receiving National Insurance Credits only).
If you would like advice on whether you qualify to pay the discounted fee, please contact the information team at Kirklees College on 01484 437070 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Kirklees College
To find out more about part time courses, please contact:
Tel: 01484 437070
Courses for adults - September 2014
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