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We offer a wide variety of part-time courses to help you to enhance your CV, progress in your career or simply try out a new hobby.

With various start dates across the year you can start immediately or book your space for later.

Studying part-time at TyneMet College means that you can take advantage of our excellent facilities including: a well-stocked library, IT workshop, free wifi across the campus, a gym, cafés, a restaurant, hair and beauty salon and a floristry shop. You will also gain from all of our student support services which range from tutorial support to help with child care and course fees.

Contact the Gateway team for more information on any of our part-time courses and for help with course fees. Many of our part-time courses are free for individuals who are eligible - for full details of eligibility criteria, contact a student advisor in the Gateway team on 0191 229 5000 or email enquiries@tynemet.ac.uk

Part-time courses at TyneMet

Counselling (4 courses)

Course title Start date Time Sessions Campus
Certificate in Counselling Skills, Level 2 September Wed , 6:00pm - 9:00pm 29 TM
Certificate in Counselling Studies, Level 3 September Wed , 6:00pm - 9:00pm 30 TM
Certificate in Therapeutic Counselling Supervision Level 6 September Tue , 6:00pm - 9:00pm 32 sessions TM
Foundation Degree (FdA) Counselling September Mon , 9:30am - 5:00pm 32 TM

Creative Industries (2 courses)

Course title Start date Time Sessions Campus
HNC in Fine Art January Mon & Thu , 9am - 6pm Two years CS
HNC In Graphic Design January Mon & Thu , 9am - 6pm 1 year CS

Education & Training (9 courses)

Course title Start date Time Sessions Campus
Award in Education and Training, Level 3 22/09/2016 Tue , 5:30pm - 8:30pm 12 TM
Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement, Level 3 Flexible Various , TBC - TBC Various TM
Certificate in Education and Training, Level 4 14/01/2017 Tuesday 5.30pm - 8.30pm , 5:30pm - 8:30pm 21 TM
Diploma in Education & Training - TM
Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment Flexible Tue , 9.30am - 12.30pm 5 weeks TM
Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement Flexible Tue , 9.30am - 12.30pm 5 weeks TM
Level 4 Award in Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes & Practice Flexible Thu , 9.30am - 12.30pm TM
PGCE Post Compulsory Education and Training In-service September Tue , 5:00pm - 9:00pm 34 weeks TM
Professional Certificate in Post-Compulsory Education and Training In-service September Wed , 5:00pm - 9:00pm 34 weeks TM

Engineering (11 courses)

Course title Start date Time Sessions Campus
Foundation Degree (FdSc) Power Engineering 12/09/2016 - - TM
HNC in Electrical & Electronic Engineering 12/09/2016 - - TM
HNC in General Engineering 12/09/2016 - - TM
HNC in Manufacturing Engineering 12/09/2016 - - TM
HNC in Mechanical Engineering 12/09/2016 - - TM
17th Edition Wiring Regulations (BS7671) Qualification - TM
Introduction to AutoCAD Electrical 04/07/2016 - 5 weeks TM
Introduction to Electronic Circuit Construction 14/04/2016 - 12 weeks TM
Introduction to Fabrication & Sheet Metal Forming Processes. - TM
Introduction to Manual Milling Operations 11/07/2016 - 5 days TM
Programmable Logic Controller Training Various - 10 days TM

Working with Children & Young People (2 courses)

Course title Start date Time Sessions Campus
Diploma in Youth Work Practice at Level 3 Various Thu , 1pm - 4.30pm 33 TM
Foundation Degree (FdA) Education and Care September - 2 years TM

Campus key

  • TM - TyneMet College, Coast Road Campus
  • QA - Queen Alexandra, Hawkeys Lane Campus, North Shields
  • TMC - TMC Campus, Benton
  • IGNITE - IGNITE Centre for Engineering & Innovation