Adult Courses

If you’re looking for courses in Manchester, you’ve come to the right place. Whether you’re looking to brush up on skills you already have, or you want to take your first steps in to something new - our training courses are the ideal starting point.
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Why choose us?

Multi-purpose GM SkillCentre

The Greater Manchester SkillCentre is a purpose built, state-of-the-art training facility, specifically built for training the next generation of apprentices and trainees.

Industry-experienced tutors

All of our tutors are highly qualified and experienced - meaning our learners are able to get the very best out of their training.

Free minibus service

We offer a free minibus service to our SkillCentre, with pick up points all around Greater Manchester as well as free car parking and a secure bike rack.

Advice and guidance

We can offer advice and guidance to help you with your career goals.
What we offer

Construction courses

We have a range of construction courses available for adults - painting and decorating, plastering, site carpentry, tiling and CSCS card.

Higher Education

We offer degree courses in business and management, early years and childhood studies, healthcare and education. We also have teaching qualifications and Access to Higher Education Diplomas.


We offer a wide-range of apprenticeships in the following industries: accounting and finance, automotive, business and professional, construction, engineering and manufacturing, health, care and education and IT and digital.

Access to Higher Education

We offer Access to Higher Education Diplomas in business, nursing and midwifery, counselling and psychology and health and social care. An Access to Higher Education Diploma is for people who are wanting to study at degree level but do not hold the relevant qualifications.
How long do they take to complete?

The duration of your course will depend on the course which you enrol onto.  To find out the duration of a course, click on the course page.

How do I apply?

It is easy to apply, you can apply online here or you can call our Recruitment team on 0161 233 2656.

Where will I study?

Where you study will depend on the course which you enrol onto.  To find out where a course is delivered, click on the course page.


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If you'd like to apply for one of our courses or if you'd like to talk to someone about your options, contact one of the team today.