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 £19,305 or below, you can study most of our adult courses for free
Or
If you are earning below £18,525, 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.

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Funding

You may qualify for funding to help you pay for all, or part of, your course. Fees may be waived due to personal circumstances and/or if you receive certain benefits. Please note that you will need to provide evidence to prove your benefit payments. Student funding support and instalment payments are also available for those who are eligible. For more information get in touch with us.

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Take a look at our professional courses

Business, management and administration
Course TitleStart DateLocations
AAT Level 1 Access Awards in Business and Bookkeeping (Accounting)
12/09/2022
University Centre Leeds
AAT Level 2 Certificate in Accounting
12/09/2022
University Centre Leeds
AAT Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping
12/09/2022
University Centre Leeds
AAT Level 3 Certificate in Bookkeeping
10/10/2022
University Centre Leeds
AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting
10/10/2022
University Centre Leeds
AAT Level 4 Diploma in Professional Accounting
12/09/2022
University Centre Leeds
Accountancy Apprenticeship Level 2
University Centre Leeds
Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship Level 3
University Centre Leeds
Business Administration Level 1 Award
Deacon House
Business Administration Level 2 Certificate
14/09/2022
Deacon House
Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship Level 6
University Centre Leeds
CILEx Professional Qualification (CPQ) – Advanced Stage
19/09/2022
University Centre Leeds
CIPD Associate Diploma in People Management Level 5
12/09/2022
University Centre Leeds
CIPD Foundation Certificate in People Practice 3
19/09/2022
University Centre Leeds
Customer Service Level 1 Award
Deacon House
HABC Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work
Printworks Campus
How Do I get into Business and Customer Service?
14/09/2022
Deacon House
How do I make Further Steps in Business and Customer Service?
14/09/2022
Deacon House
HR Consultant/Partner Apprenticeship Level 5
University Centre Leeds
HR Support Apprenticeship Level 3
University Centre Leeds
Introduction to Business – Developing Business knowledge and skills Level 3
Printworks Campus
Introduction to Business – Moving into work Level 2
Printworks Campus
IOSH Managing Safely 5.0
Printworks Campus
Level 3 Diploma in Business Studies
12/09/2022
Printworks Campus
Level 3 Diploma in Leadership and Management
12/09/2022
Printworks Campus
NEBOSH Diploma for Occupational Health and Safety Management Professionals Unit ND2
Printworks Campus
NEBOSH Diploma for Occupational Health and Safety Management Professionals Unit ND3
Printworks Campus
NEBOSH Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Unit A-D
Printworks Campus
NEBOSH Fire Safety Certificate
Printworks Campus
NEBOSH General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety
Printworks Campus
NEBOSH Health and Safety Management for Construction (UK)
Offsite
Principles of Business Administration Certificate TQUK Level 2
Park Lane Campus - A Block
Principles of Customer Service TQUK Certificate Level 2
Park Lane Campus - A Block
Principles of Management and Leadership CMI Diploma | Level 3
12/09/2022
University Centre Leeds
Principles of Team Leading TQUK Certificate Level 2
Park Lane Campus - A Block
Principles of Team Leading TQUK Level 2
12/09/2022
Printworks Campus
Professional Accounting Technician Apprenticeship Level 4
University Centre Leeds
Strategic Management and Leadership CMI Diploma | Level 7
12/09/2022
University Centre Leeds
Understanding Retail Operations TQUK Certificate Level 2
Park Lane Campus - A Block
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Assessor Qualifications
Course TitleStart DateLocations
Education and Training Award | Level 3
28/09/2022
24/01/2023
University Centre Leeds
Learning and Skills Teacher Apprenticeship Level 5
University Centre Leeds
Supporting Teaching and Learning in Physical Education and School Sport Apprenticeship Level 3
Park Lane Campus - A Block
Unsure what course to choose?
Human Resources
Course TitleStart DateLocations
CIPD Associate Diploma in People Management Level 5
12/09/2022
University Centre Leeds
CIPD Foundation Certificate in People Practice 3
19/09/2022
University Centre Leeds
Unsure what course to choose?
Law
Course TitleStart DateLocations
CILEx Professional Qualification (CPQ) – Advanced Stage
19/09/2022
University Centre Leeds
CILEx Professional Qualification (CPQ) – Foundation Stage
12/09/2022
University Centre Leeds
Unsure what course to choose?

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Not sure what you want to study?

No problem – fill in our quick enquiry form above and a member of our team will get back to you. You can also email us at Contact@leedscitycollege.ac.uk or give us a call on 0113 386 1997.

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 enrolment webpage for more information.

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