Part-time courses for Adults

Whether you're looking for a hobby course, enhancing your CV or fancy a career change, we offer something for all ages and abilities. We're passionate about providing the community with the skills and opportunities to achieve their potential. 

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 workshops, free wifi across the campus, a gym, Costa, a restaurant, hair & 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 childcare and course fees.

Did you know, we were also rated 'Good' by Ofsted in October 2019? This makes us the highest rated college in Tyneside! Why wouldn't you pick the best?

Contact the Gateway team for more information on any of our part-time courses. 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

Check out our 2019/20 Adult Guide.

Part-time courses at TyneMet

Beauty Therapy (3 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time Cost  
T02191 Introduction to the Beauty Sector - Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing 00:00 ~ 00:00 993.00 More
T00069 Diploma in Beauty Therapy - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing 09:00 ~ 19:30 1287.00 Apply
T00068 Diploma in Beauty Therapy - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing 09:00 ~ 19:30 3345.00 Apply

Catering (2 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time Cost  
T00074 Diploma in Professional Cookery - Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing 00:00 ~ 00:00 1393.09 Apply
T00075 Diploma in Professional Cookery - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing 00:00 ~ 00:00 1399.46 Apply

Counselling (11 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time Cost  
T00007 Certificate in Counselling Skills (Tuesday) - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Tuesday, 09:30 ~ 12:45 493.00 More
T00003 Certificate in Counselling Skills (Wednesday) - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Wednesday, 18:00 ~ 21:00 493.00 More
T00005 Counselling Studies (Wednesday) - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Wednesday, 18:00 ~ 21:00 811.00 More
T00006 Certificate in Counselling Skills (Friday) - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Friday, 09:30 ~ 12:45 493.00 More
N/A Certificate in Counselling Skills (Friday) - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Friday, 13:00 ~ 16:00 493.00 More
T02233 "The Quiet One At The Back": - Understanding Highly Sensitive Persons (workshop) - POSTPONED
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Friday, 13:30 ~ 16:30 20.00 Book Now
T02237 Counselling Young People (workshop) - POSTPONED
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Friday, 13:30 ~ 16:30 20.00 Book Now
T02238 Raising Awareness of Sexual Violence (workshop) - POSTPONED
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Friday, 13:30 ~ 16:30 20.00 Book Now
T02239 "Tapping Into Self Care: Self-help for stressed or distressed counsellors using EFT" (workshop) - POSTPONED
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Friday, 13:30 ~ 16:30 20.00 Book Now
T00009 Counselling Studies (Tuesday) - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
08 Sep 2020 Tuesday, 09:30 ~ 12:45 811.00 More
T00004 Counselling Studies (Friday) - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
11 Sep 2020 Friday, 09:30 ~ 12:45 811.00 More

Education & Training (8 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time Cost  
T00059 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
Rolling programme Flexible 525.00 Apply
T00060 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
Rolling programme Flexible 475.00 Apply
T00050 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice - Level 4
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
Rolling programme Flexible 525.00 Apply
T00058 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Flexible day & time 475.00 Apply
T00048 Diploma in Youth Work Practice - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Thursday, 12:00 ~ 15:30 2250.00 More
T00053 Award in Education and Training - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing 00:00 ~ 00:00 300.00 More
T00338 Diploma in Supporting Teaching and Learning - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
07 Sep 2020 00:00 ~ 00:00 2225.00 More
T00334 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
07 Sep 2020 00:00 ~ 00:00 585.00 Apply

Engineering (5 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time Cost  
T00244 Manual Metal Arc Welding - Level 1
Delivered at IGNITE Centre for Engineering & Innovation
ongoing Tuesday, 18:00 ~ 21:00 240.00 Apply
T00246 Metal Inert Gas Welding - Level 1
Delivered at IGNITE Centre for Engineering & Innovation
ongoing Tuesday, 18:00 ~ 21:00 240.00 Apply
T00245 Tungsten Inert Gas Welding - Level 1
Delivered at IGNITE Centre for Engineering & Innovation
ongoing Tuesday, 18:00 ~ 21:00 240.00 Apply
T02310 18th edition IET Wiring Regulations
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Thursday, 09:00 ~ 16:00 399.00 More
T02077 Maths Bridging Unit - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
13 Jul 2020 09:00 ~ 16:30 399.00 More

Floristry (7 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time Cost  
T00082 Diploma in Floristry - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing 09:00 ~ 16:15 2085.00 Apply
T00092 Diploma in Floristry - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing 09:00 ~ 16:15 4600.00 Apply
T00107 What's in Trend (workshop) - POSTPONED
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Friday, 14:00 ~ 16:00 35.00 Book Now
T00089 Classy Designs for the Home (workshop) - POSTPONED
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Wednesday, 18:00 ~ 20:00 35.00 Book Now
T00091 Caribbean Creations (workshop) - POSTPONED
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Friday, 14:00 ~ 16:00 35.00 Book Now
T00109 Advanced Wedding Designs (workshop) - POSTPONED
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Wednesday, 18:00 ~ 20:00 35.00 Book Now
T00083 Creative Crafts - Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
24 Sep 2020 Thursday, 18:00 ~ 20:00 225.00 More

Hairdressing (4 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time Cost  
T02090 Introduction to the Hairdressing Sector - Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Tuesday, 00:00 ~ 00:00 993.00 More
T00127 Diploma in Womens Hair - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Thursday, 00:00 ~ 00:00 1287.00 Apply
T00125 Diploma in Womens Hair - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Thursday, 00:00 ~ 00:00 3345.00 Apply
T00971 Introduction to the Hair & Beauty Sector (Award) - Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing 00:00 ~ 00:00 350.00 Apply

Health and Fitness Academy (6 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time Cost  
T02083 ACTIVEIQ Award in Mental Health Awareness - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing 00:00 ~ 00:00 200.00 More
T02084 ACTIVEIQ Award in Mental Health Awareness (2) - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing 00:00 ~ 00:00 200.00 More
T02301 ACTIVEIQ Award Instructing Circuit Training - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Saturday, 09:00 ~ 16:00 200.00 More
T02302 ACTIVEIQ Award Instructing Studio Cycling - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Saturday, 09:00 ~ 16:00 200.00 More
T02300 ACTIVEIQ Award Instructing Kettlebells - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Saturday, 09:00 ~ 16:00 100.00 More
n/a Active IQ Diploma In Exercise Referral - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Saturday, 09:00 ~ 16:00 500.00 Apply

Improve your English (ESOL) (10 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time Cost  
T00142 ESOL - Writing Skills (Level 1) - Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Monday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 225.00 Apply
T00143 ESOL - Writing Skills (Level 2) - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Monday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 225.00 Apply
T00139 ESOL - Writing Skills (Entry Level 1) - Entry Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Tuesday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 225.00 Apply
T00140 ESOL - Writing Skills (Entry Level 2) - Entry Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Wednesday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 225.00 Apply
T00141 ESOL - Writing Skills (Entry Level 3) - Entry Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Thursday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 225.00 Apply
T00132 ESOL - Reading Skills (Level 1) - Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Monday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 150.00 Apply
T00133 ESOL - Reading Skills (Level 2) - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Monday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 150.00 Apply
T00129 ESOL - Reading Skills (Entry Level 1) - Entry Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Tuesday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 150.00 Apply
T00130 ESOL - Reading Skills (Entry Level 2) - Entry Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Wednesday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 150.00 Apply
T00131 ESOL - Reading Skills (Entry Level 3) - Entry Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Thursday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 150.00 Apply

Sport (4 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time Cost  
T00024 Certificate in Fitness Instructing - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Tuesday, 17:30 ~ 20:45 435.00 More
T00031 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Wednesday, 17:30 ~ 19:45 1000.00 More
T00017 Certificate in Personal Training - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Thursday, 17:30 ~ 20:45 1000.00 More
T00022 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy - Level 4
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Thursday, 17:30 ~ 20:45 870.00 More