Learning & skills

Northumberland Learning and Skills team offer residents over 600 full and part time courses for 16-18 year olds and adults; apprenticeships; career's guidance and employability advice and support.

Services

Northumberland Learning and Skills team offer residents over 600 full and part time courses for 16-18 year olds and adults; apprenticeships; career's guidance and employability advice and support.

Introduction

This information was last updated on 22 January 2021.

In light of the national lockdown, Northumberland Learning & Skills has switched to virtual learning. We have relocated learning away from face-to-face classes to learning from home using digital technology to support distance learning. Click here to find out more.

You can still ENROL for January courses. Stay home, stay safe and continue learning remotely with Northumberland Learning & Skills.  

Leaving school?

Full time courses for school leavers (16-18)

Your future starts here. With a full time course you'll get the qualification you need to stand out when looking for a job or going on to higher study.

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Looking for a part time course?

Part time courses

Nearly 300 courses to get the skills you need to advance your career, retrain, find employment or try something new.

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Enrol with us now

ENROL, Learning from home + FAQ

NEW: Update 22 January 2021. Enrol for January courses, learn more about our digital online courses. Exam updates, learner support and how to contact us.

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Northumberland apprenticeship programme

Find out about Northumberland County Council as an employer of apprenticeships, our Learning and Skills Service as an approved apprenticeship training organisation, and our services to businesses.

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Careers guidance team

Here you will find information about the Northumberland careers guidance team.

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Employment and skills support

Employability support and skills training

This page tells you about our employability support programmes, including Better Working Futures, Building Better Opportunities, Generation North East, North of Tyne Working Homes, and a range of skills training to help you find work.

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