We want to help you go further and achieve your personal and career goals.
Explore our courses and get the latest industry insights in our brand-new adult learner magazine.
Whether you want to embrace a new hobby, learn new skills or gain a qualification to boost your earning potential, we've got you.
Hear what our learners have to say
We offer adult and professional courses in a huge range of subject areas:
- Business, Professional and Trade Union Education
- Childhood Studies
- Computing and Digital
- Construction and Engineering
- Creative and Digital Media
- ESOL, English and Maths
- Hair and Beauty
- Health and Social Care
- Hospitality and Catering
- Performing Arts
- Supported Learning
- Teacher Education
- Theatrical and Media Make-up
- Travel, Tourism and Aviation
- Visual Arts
- Youth, Community, Work and Skills
Finances and tuition fees don't need to be a barrier to learning or your success - we are here to support you.
Greater Manchester Skills Fund
Study for free if you're aged 19 or over and this is your first or second Level 3 qualification, click here to explore eligible courses.
National Skills Fund
Study for free if you're aged 24 or over and this is your first Level 3 qualification, click here to explore eligible courses.
Advanced Learner Loan
If you're aged 19 or over and you're starting a Level 3 or Level 4 course with us, you can take advantage of this loan which can be used to pay some or all of the tuition fees for your course.
19+ Study Programme Award
If you're aged 19-23, you may be eligible to access funding support through your legal entitlement to your first full Level 3 qualification.
Adult Learner Week | Re-watch our open events
To celebrate Adult Learner Week, we hosted a number of virtual open events covering a range of topics from funding options to our subject areas and courses.
You can now watch these events back on our YouTube channel.