Adult Professional Courses

Progress in your professional career

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Professional adult courses

If you’re pursuing a professional role in areas such as accounting, HR, management or procurement, these courses are for you. Running through to Level 7, many of our programmes are accredited by the relevant chartered institutes, providing you with recognised qualifications.

Whether you’re looking for new skills to develop or find that dream job, we have removed as many barriers as possible to help you succeed, including flexible course options and funding support.

Did you know?

We have government funded courses which means there’s potential 
for you to study something you’ve dreamed of for free.

If you are earning £23,400 or below, you can study most of our adult courses for free


If you are earning below £23,400, unemployed or have never studied a Level 3 course before 
(equivalent to A Levels), 
you can study one of our level 3 courses listed here for free.

Benefits of professional courses

At Leeds City College, we realise the importance of developing skills fit for today’s workplace in-line with industry demands. That’s why we offer courses specifically designed for adult learners, to help you refresh your skills.

  • Achieve industry-recognised qualifications
  • Study modules hand-picked to meet industry needs
  • Experience part-time study around your work commitments
  • Acquire professional skills, ready to step into a senior role
  • Gain progression advice and support
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How to apply

Click on a course below to find out more information. Then when you’re ready, hit the ‘Apply Now’ button – this can be found at the top of every course page.

After consenting to allow us to contact you, the form should already be filled in with your selected course. All that is left for you to do is to select your start date and enter your details.

We will then be in contact with you regarding the next steps.

Take a look at our professional courses

Read through our prospectus

Not sure what you want to study?

No problem – you can email us at or give us a call on 0113 386 1997 and a member of our team will get back to you.

Our open days and online webinars are also a great way to find out more about studying at Leeds City College and our courses; please see our events webpage for more information.

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