“The atmosphere at the college is very relaxed and geared to teaching adults. The lecturers are very knowledgeable and approachable and the course is a must for health professionals involved in imparting health information. The course is also enjoyable, very interactive and you get to meet lots of people from different occupational backgrounds.” Afrah, Award in Education & Training
Come to Sandwell College to get qualified, get the skills you need to succeed in your career, or just learn something that interests you.
Our courses are designed to improve job prospects and help you towards work or university.
Whatever your career aspirations are, many of our adult courses are part time and flexible to fit in with your life, from Automotive, Beauty and Business, to Photography, Teacher Education and Travel & Tourism.
If you are aged 19 – 24 and looking for your first full Level 2 or your first Level 3 qualification, or you are in receipt of a state benefit and are actively seeking work, you will not usually have to pay for tuition fees. Some courses are ‘full-cost’ and these full-cost courses must be paid for by all students; fees vary. To find out more, telephone 0800 622006.
To see if the course you’re interested in is free, simply contact our friendly advisors or come along to one of our open days. Our award-winning team can find the right course for you and advise on funding and career paths.
If you’re aged 24 or over, and starting a course on or after 1 August 2019, you may qualify for a 24+ Advanced Learning Loan. With no up-front fees to pay, you won’t have anything to pay back either until your annual income is over £21,000 a year.
Click here for more information and details on how to apply.