Looking for a new career direction?

Better job prospects?, New skills?, Professional qualifications?, Returning to education?

Courses for 2017 - Apply right now to take that first step towards an exciting future.

Whatever your interests and aims, Derby College has a wide range of full-time and part-time courses and adult learning opportunities to suit your needs. We have everything from Access Courses to Welding to Teaching Assistant Qualifications and even Dog Grooming.

Here at Derby College we know that part-time students have demanding work and family commitments and we do everything we can to help you fit your studies into your lifestyle.

Our excellent learning resources are conveniently located at sites across the city and part-time students can take advantage of all the services available to full-time students.

Expert support and guidance is available to help you make the most of your time with us and our professional tutors are dedicated to your success.

Derby College is offering you the opportunity to apply for courses starting now.

You can apply online for your place, simply select the course of your choice below and complete the application form – we will do the rest.

Course Listings

Part Time Adult Listings Starting Before August 2017

Course Title
Level 5 ILM Certificate in Leadership and Management: Site Workplace
Access to Higher Education Diploma: Art and Design: Site Joseph Wright Centre
Access to Higher Education Diploma: Creative Digital Media: Site Joseph Wright Centre
Access to Higher Education Diploma: Health Professions: Site Joseph Wright Centre
Access to Higher Education Diploma: Health Professions: Site Ilkeston
Access to Higher Education Diploma: Science: Site Joseph Wright Centre
Access to Higher Education Diploma: Social Science: Site Joseph Wright Centre
Access to Higher Education Diploma: Social Science: Site Ilkeston
Access to Higher Education: Fashion Business: Site Joseph Wright Centre
Access to Higher Education: Teaching and Education Studies : Site Ilkeston
Access to Higher Education: Teaching and Education Studies: Site Joseph Wright Centre
Advanced AAT Diploma in Accounting: Site The RoundHouse
Advanced AIM Award in Note-taking for Learners with Disabilities: Site The RoundHouse
Advanced Award Automotive Refrigerant Handling - January: Site Johnson Building
Advanced Award Automotive Refrigerant Handling - March: Site Johnson Building
Advanced Award Automotive Refrigerant Handling - May: Site Johnson Building
Advanced Award Automotive Refrigerant Handling - November: Site Johnson Building
Advanced Award in Education and Training - Term 1 Starting October 2017: Site The RoundHouse
Advanced Award in Education and Training - Term 2 Starting March 2018: Site The RoundHouse
Advanced Award in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Repair and Replacement - April: Site Johnson Building
Advanced Award in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Repair and Replacement - January: Site Johnson Building
Advanced Award in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Repair and Replacement - September: Site Johnson Building
Advanced Award in Understanding the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (Flexible Location): Site Workplace
Advanced Barbering Techniques: Site The RoundHouse
Advanced BPEC Gas Foundation Training: Site The RoundHouse
Advanced BTEC Diploma in Engineering: Site The RoundHouse
Advanced BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Engineering: Site The RoundHouse
Advanced CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) Parts 1-4: Site Joseph Wright Centre
Advanced Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (Flexible Location): Site Workplace
Advanced Certificate in General Patisserie and Confectionery: Site The RoundHouse
Advanced Certificate in IT User Skills: Site Workplace
Advanced Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care: Site The RoundHouse
Advanced Certificate in Stone Therapy Massage: Site The RoundHouse
Advanced Diploma Allied Healthcare Professionals : Site Workplace
Advanced Diploma for Residential Childcare: Site Workplace
Advanced Diploma for the Children and Young People's Workforce : Site Workplace
Advanced Diploma for the Early Years Educator: Site The RoundHouse
Advanced Diploma in Barbering: Site The RoundHouse
Advanced Diploma in Beauty Therapy: Site Ilkeston
Advanced Diploma in Beauty Therapy: Site The RoundHouse
Advanced Diploma in Clinical Healthcare Support: Site Workplace
Advanced Diploma in Complimentary Therapies: Site The RoundHouse
Advanced Diploma in Dental Nursing : Site The RoundHouse
Advanced Diploma in Hairdressing: Site Ilkeston
Advanced Diploma in Hairdressing - Evening: Site The RoundHouse
Advanced Diploma in Health and Social Care : Site Workplace
Advanced Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles: Site Joseph Wright Centre
Advanced Diploma in Massage: Site The RoundHouse
Advanced Diploma in Maternity and Paediatric Support: Site Workplace
Advanced ILM Certificate in Leadership and Management: Site The RoundHouse
Advanced MIG Welding: Site Ilkeston
Advanced Reflexology : Site The RoundHouse
Advanced Unvented Hot Water Storage - Saturday 19th November: Site The RoundHouse
Certificate in Customer Service Knowledge Level 2 HABC: Site Workplace
Certificate in Team Leading Principles Level 2 HABC: Site Workplace
Certificate in Warehousing and Storage Level 1: Site Workplace
Certificate in Warehousing and Storage Level 2: Site Workplace
Certificate in Warehousing and Storage Principles Level 2 HABC: Site Workplace
EAL Diploma in Engineering Technologies: Site The RoundHouse
English for Speakers of Other languages - All levels: Site St James Centre
FA Level 1 Award in Coaching Football : Site Workplace
FA Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Football (September and February): Site Workplace
Functional Skills Digital - all levels: Site Joseph Wright Centre
Functional Skills English - all levels: Site Joseph Wright Centre
Functional Skills ICT - all levels: Site Joseph Wright Centre
Functional Skills Maths - all levels: Site Joseph Wright Centre
GCSE English - Daytime: Site Ilkeston
GCSE English - Daytime: Site Joseph Wright Centre
GCSE English - Evening: Site Ilkeston
GCSE English - Thursday Evenings: Site Joseph Wright Centre
GCSE English - Tuesday Evenings: Site The RoundHouse
GCSE IN BIOLOGY - EVENING : Site Joseph Wright Centre
GCSE IN BIOLOGY FOR HSC STUDENTS: Site The RoundHouse
GCSE Maths - Daytime: Site Ilkeston
GCSE Maths - Daytime: Site Joseph Wright Centre
GCSE Maths - Evening: Site Ilkeston
GCSE Maths - Thursday Evening: Site Joseph Wright Centre
GCSE Maths - Tuesday Evening: Site The RoundHouse
Higher Certificate (Level 4) in Education and Training: Site The RoundHouse
Higher Certificate in Coaching and Mentoring: Site The RoundHouse
Higher Level Certificate for Teaching Assistants: Site The RoundHouse
Intermediate Award in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Operation and Maintenance - Starting April 2018: Site Johnson Building
Intermediate Award in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Operation and Maintenance - Starting January 2018: Site Johnson Building
Intermediate Award in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Operation and Maintenance - Starting September 2017: Site Johnson Building
Intermediate Award in Nail Technology: Site The RoundHouse
Intermediate CAD - Models and Drawings: Site The RoundHouse
Intermediate Certificate for the Children and Young People's Workforce : Site The RoundHouse
Intermediate Certificate in General Patisserie and Confectionery: Site The RoundHouse
Intermediate Diploma in Beauty Therapy: Site Ilkeston
Intermediate Diploma in Beauty Therapy: Site The RoundHouse
Intermediate Diploma in Clinical Healthcare Support: Site Workplace
Intermediate Diploma in Hairdressing: Site Ilkeston
Intermediate Diploma in Heath and Social Care : Site Workplace
Intermediate Diploma in Plastering: Site Workplace
Intermediate Diploma in Trowel Occupations: Site Workplace
Intermediate Foundation Certificate in AAT Accounting: Site The RoundHouse
Intermediate ITQ Certificate in ICT User Skills: Site Workplace
Intermediate MIG Welding - Starting February 2018: Site Ilkeston
Intermediate MIG Welding - Starting September 2017: Site Ilkeston
Intermediate NVQ Diploma in Barbering: Site The RoundHouse
Intermediate Turning: Site The RoundHouse
Introduction to Seasonal Floral Design - Autumn/Winter: Site Broomfield Hall
Introduction to Seasonal Floral Design - Spring is in the Air: Site Broomfield Hall
Introduction to Seasonal Floral Design - Summer Solstice: Site Broomfield Hall
Introductory Certificate in Food Preparation and Cooking: Site The RoundHouse
Introductory MIG Welding - Starting February 2018: Site Ilkeston
Introductory MIG Welding - Starting September 2017: Site Ilkeston
L2 Award for Working as a Door Supervisor within the Private Security Industry: Site Broomfield Hall
L2 Certificate in Event Security Operations HABC: Site Broomfield Hall
L2 NVQ Certificate in Spectator Safety : Site Workplace
Level 1 Award in Coaching Basketball - Bespoke Dates: Site Broomfield Hall
Level 1 Award in Coaching Orienteering - February 2018: Site Broomfield Hall
Level 1 Certificate in Floral Design: Site Broomfield Hall
Level 2 Award for Working as a CCTV Operator (Public Space Surveillance) in the Private Security Industry: Site Broomfield Hall
Level 2 Award in Instructing Kettlebells ACTIVEiQ: Site Johnson Building
Level 2 Award in Nutrition for Healthy Living YMCA: Site Broomfield Hall
Level 2 Award in Understanding Prevent and Safeguarding Strategies - Starting April 2018: Site The RoundHouse
Level 2 Award in Understanding Prevent and Safeguarding Strategies - Starting November 2017: Site The RoundHouse
Level 2 Certificate for Teaching Assistants - Starting March 2018: Site The RoundHouse
Level 2 Certificate for Teaching Assistants - Starting October 2017: Site The RoundHouse
Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction - Gym-based Exercise : Site Johnson Building
Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction - Gym-Based Exercise: Site Johnson Building
Level 2 Certificate in Floral Design: Site Broomfield Hall
Level 2 Diploma in Business and Administration: Site Workplace
Level 2 Diploma in Team Leading: Site Workplace
Level 2 ILM Award in Leadership and Team Skills: Site Workplace
Level 2 ILM Certificate in Leadership and Team Skills : Site Workplace
Level 2 ILM Diploma in Team Leading: Site Workplace
Level 3 Award in Nutrition for Physical Activity YMCA: Site Broomfield Hall
Level 3 Certificate in Advice and Guidance: Site Workplace
Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training YMCA: Site Johnson Building
Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training YMCA: Site Johnson Building
Level 3 Diploma for Teaching Assistants - Starting March 2018: Site The RoundHouse
Level 3 Diploma for Teaching Assistants - Starting October 2017: Site The RoundHouse
Level 3 Diploma in Business and Administration: Site Workplace
Level 3 Diploma in Retail Skills: Site Workplace
Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy YMCA: Site Ilkeston
Level 3 ILM Award in Leadership and Management: Site Workplace
Level 3 ILM Certificate in Leadership and Management: Site Workplace
Level 3 ILM Diploma in Management: Site Workplace
Level 4 Certificate in Advice and Guidance: Site Workplace
Level 4 Certificate in Principles of Leadership and Management for Adult Care: Site The RoundHouse
Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy ACTIVEiQ: Site Ilkeston
Level 4 Diploma in Hair and Media Make-up: Site The RoundHouse
Level 4 Diploma in Hairdressing: Site The RoundHouse
Level 4 Diploma in Principles of Hospitality Management: Site The RoundHouse
Level 5 BTEC Diploma in Leadership and Management for Residential Childcare: Site Workplace
NPTC Award in Chainsaw and Cross-Cutting: Site Broomfield Hall
NPTC Award in Sit-Astride ATVs : Site Broomfield Hall
NPTC Award Sit in All Terrain Vehicle (RTV): Site Broomfield Hall
Pre Access - Level 2 Certificate in Skills for Health Professions: Site Joseph Wright Centre
Pre Access - Level 2 Certificate in Skills for Health Professions: Site Ilkeston
Preparing and using Milling Machines: Site The RoundHouse
Professional Floristry Skills in Floral Designs: Site Broomfield Hall
Retail Sales Professional Diploma Level 3: Site Workplace
Retail Skills Diploma Level 2 HABC: Site Workplace
RHS Level 2 Certificate in Practical Horticulture - September daytime: Site Broomfield Hall
RHS Level 2 Certificate in Practical Horticulture - September evening: Site Broomfield Hall
Wood Occupations Level 2 (on-site): Site Workplace
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