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At Selby College, we have a fantastic range of part-time Courses for Adults, that can be delivered at our campus or online.

Whether you're looking for a way to upskill and improve your career prospects, refresh existing skills or learn a new subject, the chances are Selby College will have something to interest you!

Are you currently unemployed, or maybe you want a change of career? It's never to late to learn - Our Adult Learning Courses can get you back into education at any age.

We can provide 1-to-1 Adult Guidance sessions. Get in touch by emailing or calling 01757 211097 to book your slot.

Distance Learning Courses

Our distance learning courses are available to anyone over the age of 19, and are available free of charge as long as they are completed within your given deadline. There is no need to formally attend college; these courses can be completed online at home at a time that suits you. You will be provided with a knowledgeable tutor who will support you throughout the course, providing feedback and guidance where necessary.

Courses for Adults

Selby College offers a range of adult courses including Functional Skills in English and Maths up to level 2 and Essential Digital Skills which can be studied in our Adult Learning Hub at Selby College, or alternatively at any location with appropriate internet access.

We also run a range of short courses which may be of interest to you to learn new skills of enhance your knowledge. Our courses range from first aid in the workplace, to food safety courses and the care certificate, with many being delivered online. However, our first aid courses are run multiple times throughout the year on college premises, with the option to be delivered to you in your workplace for a minimum of six people.

Higher Education

You can complete a degree at any age! We have a range of courses available to help you re-skill.. Visit our Higher Education page for course specific information.

For further information on our Adult Learning courses, please contact our team on 01757 211097 or email

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