Whether you’re looking for a new hobby, gain skills to progress at work or simply need qualifications to start a new career, you’ll find a wide range of short, part-time and professional courses at NPTC Group of Colleges.

Part-time learning can enhance your current job prospects or kick-start a brand new career in many sectors especially those with skills shortages. You’ll be able to get new skills and qualifications that local employers need to help you progress or change careers altogether.

Enrolment is open – visit a course page to begin.

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Personal Learning Accounts

A Personal Learning Account (PLA) is a programme launched by the Welsh Government to access flexible part-time courses with the aim of obtaining the skills and qualifications you would need to change careers or to upskill within your current area of employment to access a wider range of job opportunities and/or gain employment at a higher level.

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NVQ Level 1 Certificate in Hospitality Skills
NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Decorative Finishing Industrial Painting Occupations – Painter
Pizza Cookery
Plastering L3 Dip / NVQ Shared Apps TP
Police Entry Course
Professional Bakery Level 2 (Part-Time)
Professional Certificate in Education (PCE) PCET (Part-Time)
Professional Cookery NVQ Level 3 (Part-Time)
Professional Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) PCET (Part-Time)
Report Writing
Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS)
Site Management Safety Training Scheme Refresher (SMSTS)
Site Supervisor’s Safety Training Scheme Refresher (SSSTS)
Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS)
Social Media for Business
Spanish (Beginners) Stage 1 (Part-Time)
Speaking with Confidence
Spray Tanning
Spring Planters
Transition into Playwork