Professional Training Solutions

Overview

We run a range of professional training courses for people at all levels, in subjects from English and maths to skills based subjects.

We are able to offer training based at the College, delivered in the workplace and in a distance learning format. We offer courses including coaching and mentoring, basic electrical installation, plastering trade skills, first aid and many more.

Who are Leicester College’s professional training courses for?

Professional, part time courses can be for people who want training to help with the work they are doing in their workplace, or for people to learn extra or enhanced skills.

A choice of off-the-shelf training is provided alongside bespoke courses which can be adapted to meet the needs of your business.
Professional training courses can offer the chance to broaden you and your team’s knowledge so that you can work more effectively and efficiently.

Bookkeeping AAT Award level 1

Course Code: C6110

Key Information

  • Start Date 22 May 2019
  • Study Hours Part Time
    5 hours per week
  • Duration 4 weeks
  • Campus Abbey Park Campus

This is a short bookkeeping qualification which will introduce you to manual bookkeeping. It is run over a period of four weeks with an exam the following week. It will cover a range of skills including the need for confidentiality and accuracy in your work. You will gain a fundamental understanding of double-entry bookkeeping and […]

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Scaling Networks Cisco CCNA 3

Course Code: C6347

Key Information

  • Start Date 22 May 2019
  • Study Hours Part Time
    3 hours per week
  • Duration 11 weeks
  • Campus City Skills Centre

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Routing and Switching is a certification program for entry-level network engineers that helps maximize your investment in foundational networking knowledge and increase the value of your employer’s network. This course is for the first of four modules that lead to the CCNA certification. There is an emphasis on practical activities […]

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Manual Grading for Industry

Course Code: C6822

Key Information

  • Start Date 29 May 2019
  • Study Hours Part Time
    3 hours per week
  • Duration 4 weeks
  • Campus St Margaret's Campus

Manual grading is a technical and skilled part of pattern cutting. This short four-week course will introduce you to the basic skills of pattern grading, where the focus will be on grading for knitted and stretch garments. The coursework produced will include increment charts, size specifications and graded patterns. This course would be a useful […]

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Connecting Networks CISCO CCNA 4

Course Code: C5653

Key Information

  • Start Date 05 Jun 2019
  • Study Hours Part Time
    3 hours per week
  • Duration 10 weeks
  • Campus City Skills Centre

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Routing and Switching is a certification program for entry-level network engineers that helps maximise your investment in foundational networking knowledge and increase the value of your employer’s network. This course is for the first of four modules that lead to the CCNA certification. There is an emphasis on practical activities […]

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Bookkeeping AAT Award level 1

Course Code: C6111

Key Information

  • Start Date 19 Jun 2019
  • Study Hours Part Time
    5 hours per week
  • Duration 4 weeks
  • Campus Abbey Park Campus

This is a short bookkeeping qualification which will introduce you to manual bookkeeping. It is run over a period of four weeks with an exam the following week. It will cover a range of skills including the need for confidentiality and accuracy in your work. You will gain a fundamental understanding of double-entry bookkeeping and […]

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HTML5 and CSS

Course Code: C5465

Key Information

  • Start Date 24 Jun 2019
  • Study Hours Part Time
    18 hours per week
  • Duration 1 week
  • Campus St Margaret's Campus

Developing a website using HTML5 and CSS. This course will introduce HTML5 and CSS3. At the end of this course students will be able to develop responsive web applications using HTML5 and CSS3. Responsive web design techniques which allow web pages to be viewed on both desktop and mobile clients are also introduced.This course is […]

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Connecting Networks CISCO CCNA 4

Course Code: C6348

Key Information

  • Start Date 21 Aug 2019
  • Study Hours Part Time
    3 hours per week
  • Duration 10 weeks
  • Campus City Skills Centre

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Routing and Switching is a certification program for entry-level network engineers that helps maximise your investment in foundational networking knowledge and increase the value of your employer’s network. This course is for the first of four modules that lead to the CCNA certification. There is an emphasis on practical activities […]

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BPEC Domestic Gas Foundation Certificate of Achievement

Course Code: C0399

Key Information

  • Start Date 02 Sep 2019
  • Study Hours Part Time
    6 hours per week
  • Duration 1 year
  • Campus Freemen's Park Campus

BPEC Gas Foundation is a bespoke service and maintenance training programme. The engineer at the end of this training will be suitably skilled to undertake a Core Gas Safety Assessment (separate course). Installation skills will be gained during training but the substantive skills will be learned onsite with a Gas Safe operative (provided by learner). […]

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Employability and Personal Development

Course Code: C0814

Key Information

  • Start Date 03 Sep 2019
  • Study Hours Full Time
  • Duration 1 year
  • Campus Abbey Park Campus

You will have the opportunity to improve skills necessary for independent living, healthy lifestyles, personal finance, and work skills. You will be given the opportunity to develop your maths and English as you work towards recognised qualifications. You will also be able to take part in enrichment activities and volunteering experiences to help you to […]

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