Upskill, reskill or learn for leisure. Discover Adult courses.

See yourself excel at what you love

Why not join the millions of people nationwide who have accomplished their ambitions through adult learning? With courses for professional progression, life skills and leisure, furthering your education could just be the start

Our courses can give you the boost you need

It’s been an unpredictable couple of years. Maybe you were furloughed, made redundant or left feeling stuck in your current role. If this has left you looking for more, we’re here to help.

At Harrogate College, you can take back control of your future and work towards something to be proud of. No two people are the same, and everyone’s circumstances are different, which is why our range of courses are designed to help all.


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A range of courses that work around you

Need flexibility when it comes to classes? We have evening classes that let the kids get settled before you start. After something practical that will boost your employability and get you back into work? Our Upskill/Reskill courses are just the thing. Looking to flex your artistic muscles? We have all sorts of creative courses to inspire you.

Skills for jobs: lifelong learning for opportunity and growth

If you already have a level 3 qualification or higher, but you earn below the National Living Wage annually (£18,525 from April 2022) or are unemployed, you can also access these qualifications for free. This is regardless of any qualifications you already have.

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Lifetime Skills Level 3 guarantee – level up your education for free

The Covid-19 pandemic has had an impact on all our lives, and it may have left you out of work or thinking of a complete career change. That’s where the Level 3 Lifetime Skills Guarantee comes in. If you don’t currently hold a Level 3 qualification (equivalent to an A level), then you can realise your ambitions and study for free.

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Like what you see? Get involved!

For more information on our courses, call 01423 879 466 or contact us.

Apply for a course today!

Like what you see? Get involved!

For more information on our courses, call 01423 879 466 or email Contact Us.

Apply for a course today!

What our students say:

“With the help and encouragement of my tutors, I have been able to achieve better results than I was expecting as a mature student and they have delivered exceptional support during the challenges of the 2020.”

“Throughout lockdown, the online lessons and exam revision gave me something to focus on, work towards and they also kept me busy. I am hoping to start the level 4 qualification soon which I am looking forward to!”

“The standard of teaching I received throughout the AAT level 2 was fantastic. The tutors Shelley and Jo create such an enjoyable, positive environment within the classroom. They are so patient with the students, very clear in their delivery making the content so easy.”