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

Courses for 2019 - 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 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.

Derby College - Course Listings by Subject Area

Access to Higher Education Agriculture Animal Care Arboriculture Beauty Business Childcare Computer Science and Digital Construction - Brickwork Construction - Carpentry Construction - Painting and Decorating Engineering Equine Floristry Hair Health and Social Care Horticulture Inclusion Curriculum (for students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities) Learning for Leisure Motor Vehicle Professional Construction Professional Education, Training and Development Retail Roundhouse Thinking Sport

Full Time Courses Full Time Courses Part Time Courses Part Time Courses

 

Access to Higher Education

 

PT Access to Higher Education Diploma: Health Professions - January Start: Site Ilkeston

PT Access to Higher Education Diploma: Health Professions - January Start: Site Joseph Wright Centre

 

Agriculture

 

PT Lambing - An Introduction to Theory and Practical: Site Broomfield Hall

PT NPTC Award in Land Based Telescopic Fork Lift Truck Operations: Site Broomfield Hall

PT NPTC Award in Sit-Astride ATVs : Site Broomfield Hall

PT NPTC Award Sit in All Terrain Vehicle (RTV): Site Broomfield Hall

PT NPTC Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Brush-cutters and Trimmers: Site Broomfield Hall

PT NPTC Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Pedestrian Controlled Mowers: Site Broomfield Hall

PT NPTC Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Ride-on Self-propelled Mowers: Site Broomfield Hall

PT NPTC Level 2 Award in the Transport of Animals by Road (Short Journeys): Site Broomfield Hall

PT NPTC Level 2 Award in Tractor Driving and Related Operations: Site Broomfield Hall

PT NPTC PA1 Pesticide Foundation: Site Broomfield Hall

PT NPTC PA2 Boom Sprayer : Site Broomfield Hall

PT NPTC PA6 Knapsack Application: Site Broomfield Hall

 

Animal Care

 

PT Animal Experience: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Groom Your Own Dog: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Hedgehog Rehabilitation and Release Workshop : Site Broomfield Hall

PT Introduction to Zoo Keeping: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Introductory Canine First Aid at Home - March: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Keeper for the Day: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Level 1 AMTRA SQP: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Level 1 Dog Psychology and Training: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Level 2 Certificate for Dog Grooming - February - Mondays: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Level 2 Certificate for Dog Grooming - February - Tuesdays: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Level 2 Certificate in Animal Health, Husbandry and Handling: Exotic Pets - Reptiles: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Level 2 Certificate in Animal Health, Husbandry and Handling: Small Animals: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Level 2 Certificate in Dog Walking: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Level 2 Certificate in Pet Sitting: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Level 2 Certificate in Pet Sitting: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Level 3 Certificate in Nutrition: Small Exotics: Site Broomfield Hall

 

Arboriculture

 

PT NPTC Award in Aerial Cutting of Trees with a Chainsaw using Free Fall Techniques: Site Broomfield Hall

PT NPTC Award in Chainsaw and Cross-Cutting: Site Broomfield Hall

PT NPTC Award in Felling & Processing Trees Up To 380mm: Site Broomfield Hall

PT NPTC Award in Tree Climbing and Aerial Rescue: Site Broomfield Hall

 

Beauty

 

PT Award in Nail Technology - Level 2: Site The RoundHouse

PT Beauty for Beginners: Site The RoundHouse

PT Gel Polish: Site The RoundHouse

PT Hair and Beauty - Make Up Masterclass: Contouring Skills: Site The RoundHouse

PT Indian Head Massage: Site The RoundHouse

 

Business

 

PT Award in Team Leading - Level 2: Site Workplace

PT Certificate in Advice and Guidance - Level 4: Site Workplace

PT Certificate in Business and Administration - Level 2: Site Workplace

PT Certificate in Team Leading - Level 2: Site Workplace

PT Diploma in Advice and Guidance - Level 3: Site Workplace

PT ILM Certificate in Leadership and Management - Level 3: Site Workplace

PT ILM Diploma in Management - Level 3: Site Workplace

PT ILM Diploma in Management - Level 4: Site Workplace

PT ILM Diploma in Team Leading - Level 2: Site Workplace

PT Leadership and Management - ILM Certificate in Leadership and Management - Level 5: Site Workplace

 

Childcare

 

PT CACHE Certificate for the Children and Young Peoples Workforce - Level 2: Site The RoundHouse

PT Certificate for Teaching Assistants - Level 2: Site Ilkeston

PT Certificate for the Early Years Advanced Practitioner - Level 4: Site Workplace

PT Certificate in Understanding Behaviour that Challenges - Level 2: Site Ilkeston

PT Diploma for the Early Years Educator - Level 3: Site The RoundHouse

PT Diploma in Children and Young Peoples Workforce - Level 2: Site Workplace

PT Diploma in Children and Young Peoples Workforce: Early Years Educator - Level 3: Site Workplace

 

Computer Science and Digital

 

PT Certificate in ICT User Skills - Level 2: Site Workplace

PT Certificate in IT User Skills - Level 3: Site Workplace

 

Construction - Brickwork

 

PT Introduction to Bricklaying: Site Ilkeston

PT NVQ Diploma in Trowel Occupations - Level 2: Site Workplace

 

Construction - Carpentry

 

PT NVQ Diploma in Wood Occupations - Level 2: Site Workplace

 

Construction - Painting and Decorating

 

PT Introduction to Plastering: Site Ilkeston

PT NVQ Diploma in Decorative Finishing - Level 2: Site Offsite

PT NVQ Diploma in Plastering - Level 2: Site Workplace

PT Wallpapering Skills: Site Hudson Building

 

Engineering

 

PT MIG Welding - February - Level 1: Site Ilkeston

PT MIG Welding - February - Level 2: Site Ilkeston

 

Equine

 

PT Adult Riding Camp: Site Broomfield Hall

PT BHS Stage 2 Preparation: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Intermediate Improve Your Riding (7 weeks): Site Broomfield Hall

 

Floristry

 

PT Introduction to Seasonal Floral Design - Spring is in the Air: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Introduction to Seasonal Floral Design - Summer Solstice: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Taster in Floristry: Site Broomfield Hall

 

Hair

 

PT Hair Plaits and Braiding: Site The RoundHouse

 

Health and Social Care

 

PT Award in Introduction to Counselling Skills - Level 2: Site The RoundHouse

PT Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems - Level 2: Site The RoundHouse

PT Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems- Short Course - Level 2: Site Other

PT Certificate in Counselling Skills - Level 2: Site The RoundHouse

PT Certificate in Equality and Diversity - Level 2: Site The RoundHouse

PT Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care - Level 3: Site The RoundHouse

PT Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care - Level 2: Site Distance Learning

PT Certificate in the Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities - Level 2: Site Distance Learning

PT Certificate in the Safe Handling of Medicines - Level 2: Site Distance Learning

PT Diploma in Care - Level 2: Site Other

PT Diploma in Clinical Healthcare Support - Level 2: Site Workplace

PT Diploma in Clinical Healthcare Support - Level 3: Site Workplace

PT Diploma in Lead Adult - Level 3: Site Other

PT Higher Diploma for Health and Social Care and Children's and Young People's Services - Level 5: Site Workplace

PT Higher Diploma in Leadership and Management for Residential Childcare - Level 5: Site Other

 

Horticulture

 

PT RHS Level 2 Certificate in Practical Horticulture - Daytime: Site Broomfield Hall

PT RHS Level 2 Certificate in Practical Horticulture - Evening: Site Broomfield Hall

PT RHS Level 3 Certificate in Practical Horticulture - Daytime: Site Broomfield Hall

 

Inclusion Curriculum (for students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities)

 

PT Want to Work - January: Site Other

PT Want to Work - March: Site Other

PT Want to Work - May: Site Other

 

Learning for Leisure

 

PT Creative Arts - Botanical Painting and Drawing for All : Site Ilkeston

PT Creative Arts - Creative Writing Workshop: Character Development : Site The RoundHouse

PT Creative Arts - Creative Writing Workshop: Fairy Tales: Site The RoundHouse

PT Creative Arts - Digital Photography Workshop : Site Ilkeston

PT Creative Arts - Mobile Phone Photography Workshop : Site The RoundHouse

PT Creative Arts - Recycled Plastic Jewellery Workshop: Site The RoundHouse

PT Creative Arts - Silversmithing Jewellery : Site The RoundHouse

PT Creative Arts - Textile Collage Workshop: Landscapes : Site The RoundHouse

PT Creative Arts - Upcycle Your Own Jewellery : Site Ilkeston

PT Food and Drink - A Taste of Italy: Site The RoundHouse

PT Food and Drink - A Taste of Thai : Site The RoundHouse

PT Food and Drink - Artisan Bread : Site The RoundHouse

PT Food and Drink - French Patisserie : Site The RoundHouse

PT Food and Drink - Let's Make Pasta: Site The RoundHouse

PT Humanities and Languages - Exploring Psychology: Site Ilkeston

PT Humanities and Languages - German for Beginners : Site The RoundHouse

PT Humanities and Languages - Introduction to Sociology : Site The RoundHouse

PT Humanities and Languages - Spanish for Beginners: Site Ilkeston

PT Humanities and Languages - Spanish for Holidays : Site The RoundHouse

PT Mind and Wellbeing - A Mindful Start to 2019: Site The RoundHouse

PT Mind and Wellbeing - Introduction to Counselling: Site Ilkeston

PT Mind and Wellbeing - Mindful Practice Day : Site The RoundHouse

PT Mind and Wellbeing - Mindfulness Workshop: Developing Compassion and Loving Kindness : Site The RoundHouse

 

Motor Vehicle

 

PT Award Automotive Refrigerant Handling - February - Level 3: Site Johnson Building

PT Award Automotive Refrigerant Handling - January - Level 3: Site Johnson Building

PT Award Automotive Refrigerant Handling - May - Level 3: Site Johnson Building

PT Award in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Operation and Maintenance - April - Level 2: Site Johnson Building

PT Award in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Operation and Maintenance - January - Level 2: Site Johnson Building

 

Professional Construction

 

PT Introduction to Building Information Modelling (BIM) - April: Site The RoundHouse

PT Introduction to Building Information Modelling (BIM) - January: Site The RoundHouse

PT Introduction to Building Information Modelling (BIM) - July: Site The RoundHouse

 

Professional Education, Training and Development

 

PT Award in Coaching - Level 3: Site The RoundHouse

PT Award in Education and Training - Term 2 Starting April 2019 - Level 3: Site The RoundHouse

PT Award in Understanding the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (Flexible Location) - Level 4: Site Workplace

PT Certificate for Teaching Assistants - Level 2: Site The RoundHouse

PT Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (Flexible Location) - Level 3: Site Workplace

PT Diploma for Teaching Assistants - Level 3: Site The RoundHouse

 

Retail

 

PT Level 1 Certificate in Warehousing and Storage: Site Workplace

PT Level 2 Certificate in Warehousing and Storage: Site Workplace

PT Level 2 Diploma in Team Leading: Site Workplace

PT Level 2 HABC Certificate in Customer Service: Site Workplace

PT Level 2 HABC Certificate in Customer Service Knowledge: Site Workplace

PT Level 2 HABC Certificate in Team Leading Principles: Site Workplace

PT Level 2 HABC Certificate in Warehousing and Storage Principles: Site Workplace

PT Level 2 HABC Diploma in Retail Skills : Site Workplace

 

Roundhouse Thinking

 

PT E-learning - First Aid at Work: Site Broomfield Hall

PT E-learning - Level 1 Food Safety: Site Broomfield Hall

PT E-learning - Level 1 Health and Safety: Site Broomfield Hall

PT E-learning - Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders: Site Broomfield Hall

PT E-learning - Level 2 Fire Safety: Site Broomfield Hall

PT E-learning - Level 2 Food Safety: Site Broomfield Hall

PT E-learning - Level 3 Food Safety: Site Broomfield Hall

PT E-learning - Level 3 Health and Safety: Site Broomfield Hall

PT E-learning - Manual Handling: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Finance - Finance for Non-Finance Directors: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Health and Safety - Level 2 Award in Fire Safety: Site Broomfield Hall

PT IT Courses - Further Microsoft Word Skills : Site Broomfield Hall

PT Leadership & Management - Presentation Skills: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Leadership and Management - ILM Level 5 Award in Leadership and Management: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Leadership and Management - How to be Happier and More Productive in Work and Life: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Leadership and Management - ILM Level 3 Award in Coaching and Mentoring: Site Joseph Wright Centre

PT Leadership and Management - Managing Successful Meetings : Site Broomfield Hall

PT Leadership and Management - Negotiating with Confidence : Site Broomfield Hall

PT Leadership and Management - Performance Management: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Leadership and Management - Time Management: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Logistics and Supply Chain Management - Introduction to Lean and Creating a Lean Environment: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Marketing - Get it Sold! : Site Broomfield Hall

PT Marketing - How to Start Selling : Site Broomfield Hall

PT Marketing - Progressive Selling : Site Broomfield Hall

PT Marketing - Strategic Selling : Site Broomfield Hall

PT People Skills - Delivering Exceptional Customer Service : Site Broomfield Hall

PT People Skills - Handling Complaints Effectively : Site Broomfield Hall

PT People Skills - Improving Customer Loyalty : Site Broomfield Hall

PT People Skills - Improving your Personal Impact: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Project Management - Introduction to Revit and Building Information Modelling (BIM): Site The RoundHouse

PT Project Management - PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Strategy - Formulating Strategy: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Strategy - Translating Strategy into Action: Site Broomfield Hall

 

Sport

 

PT Award in Nutrition, Performance and Healthy Eating - Level 2: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Fitness Classes: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Fitness Workshops: Site Broomfield Hall

FT International Academy - Derby County Education and Football: Site Broomfield Hall

FT International Academy - Derby Trailblazers Basketball : Site Broomfield Hall

FT International Academy - Performance Golf: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Level 1 Award in Coaching Football : Site Workplace

PT Level 2 Award in Instructing Kettlebells: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Level 2 Award in Safeguarding and Protecting: Site Broomfield Hall

PT Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Football: Site Workplace

PT Level 2 Certificate in Gym Instructing - January: Site Broomfield Hall

Full Time Courses Full Time Courses Part Time Courses Part Time Courses

 

 

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