Time to learn something new? Start a new course this new year!

Learners looking to progress or move in a new career direction or start a new course simply for enjoyment have a variety of opportunities available to them this January.

The College’s courses are designed to suit the lives of learners and aim to work around other commitments such as employment and family life.

  • Are you looking to study a part-time programme?
  • Below are our courses that begin in January or the early part of the new year.

Some courses are even free of charge, so get in touch to take your place now!

Animal Care

Duration Day/s Time Fee
ANLAA033BCP0 Canine Care Welfare  09/01/18-13/03/18 Tu 19:00-21:00 £146.00
ANCDA033BCP0 Basic Dog Grooming Skills 16/01/18-13/02/18 Tu 19:00-21:00 £43.00
ANCEA033BCP0 Basic Dog and Cat First Aid 16/01/18-13/02/18 Tu 19:00-21:00 £43.00
ANMAA033BCP0 Teaching Dogs 24/04/18-26/06/18 Tu 19:00-21:00 £146.00

 

Art & Design

Duration Day/s Time Fee
CAACA092BCP0 Photography Improvers 10/01/18-28/03/18 We 18:00-20:00 £98.00
CAAFA092BCP0 Life Drawing Improvers* 10/01/18-28/03/18 We 18:00-20:00 £98.00
IUYAA062BCP0 Adobe creative suite – Beginners and Improvers* 10/01/18-28/03/18 We 18:00-20:00 £98.00

 

Beauty – Blossomfield

Duration Day/s Time Fee
SERAA073BCP0 Photographic Make Up and Dressing Hair Level 2 Award VTCT 10/01/18-18/04/18 We 18:00-21:00 £333.50

 

Business

Duration Day/s Time Fee
BMBQB153BCP0 Starting your own Business* 07/02/18-07/03/18 We 18:00-21:00 £75.00
BMBSB153BCP0 Starting your own Business* 18/04/18-09/05/18 We 18:00-21:00 £75.00
ADBXB152BCP0 Become an Administrator* 07/02/18-07/03/18 We 18:00-21:00 £75.00
ADBZB152BCP0 Become an Administrator* 18/04/18-09/05/18 We 18:00-21:00 £75.00
Level 3
DLRAA132BCP0 Assessing Competence in the Work Environment Level 3 Award OCR * Va Va Va £700.00
DLSAA132BCP0 Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement Level 3 Award OCR * Va Va Va £700.00
DLTAA132BCP0 Assessing Vocational Achievement Level 3 Certificate OCR * Va Va Va £900.00
DLUAA132BCP0 Understanding the Priniciples and Practices of Assessment Level 3 Award OCR * Va Va Va £300.00
Level 4
DLVAA132BCP0 Internal Quality Assurance Of Assessment Processes and Practice Level 4 Award OCR* Va Va Va £700.00

 

Catering and Hospitality

Food Safety Duration Day/s Time Fee
HCAQA074BCPN Food Safety in Catering Level 2 Award HABC 15/01/18-15/01/18 Mo 09:30-15:00 £60.00
HCARA074BCPN Food Safety in Catering Level 2 Award HABC 12/03/18-12/03/18 Mo 09:30-15:00 £60.00

 

Community Learning

Arden School Station Road, Knowle B93 0PT
Duration Day/s Time Fee
HCCLZ074E004W ** Cookery – Far East Food Odyssey* 26/02/18-26/03/18 Mo 18:30-20:30 £70.00
HOCAC032E004W Floristry All levels – Spring Flowers 15/01/18-12/02/18 Mo 19:00-21:00 £70.00
HOCLY032E004W * Floristry – Create a Mothers Day Floral Gift* 05/03/18-05/03/18 Mo 19:00-21:00 £14.00
OLAWA122E004W Spanish Beginners / Improvers  15/01/18-26/03/18 Mo 19:00-21:00 £140.00
Wider Family Learning Adults Only
HCCAB074E004W Cookery – Italian and Spanish Favourites* 15/01/18-12/02/18 Mo 18:30-20:30 free
Wider Family Learning Adult and Child Courses
HCCLX074E004W Family Baking Parent and Child 7 to 15 Years  15/01/18-26/03/18 Mo 18.30-20.30 free
Blossomfield Campus Blossomfield Road, Solihull B91 1SB
PICLE094E001W Creative Writing – Life Writing 15/01/18-12/02/18 Mo 19:00-21:00 £70.00
PICLF094E001W Creative Writing – Life Writing  26/02/18-26/03/18 Mo 19:00-21:00 £70.00
CACCS092E001W Calligraphy 15/01/18-26/03/18 Mo 11:30-13:30 £140.00
OLANA122E001W Italian Beginners / Improvers  15/01/18-26/03/18 Mo 18:30-20:30 £140.00
OLALA122E001W French Beginners / Improvers  16/01/18-27/03/18 Tu 18:30-20:30 £140.00
OLCLA122E001W Spanish Beginners / Improvers 17/01/18-04/04/18 We 18:30-20:30 £140.00
HCCLZ074E001W ** Cookery – Far East Food Odyssey* 28/02/18-28/03/18 We 18:30-20:30 £70.00
CACLF092E001W Art Workshop 18/01/18-29/03/18 Th 11:00-13:00 £140.00
Wider Family Learning Adults Only
IUCLR062E001W Computing – Beginners 15/01/18-26/03/18 Mo 14:00-16:00 free
IUCLS062E001W Computing – Beginners  17/01/18-28/03/18 We 19:00-21:00 free
HCCAB074E001W Cookery – Italian and Spanish Favourites* 17/01/18-14/02/18 We 18:30-20:30 free
Coleshill Heath Excellence in Community Centre Lime Grove, Chelmsley Wood B37 7P
CACLW092E015W Sewing and Dress Making  17/01/18-28/03/18 We 12:30-14:30 £70.00
CACLX092E015W Sewing and Dress Making 17/01/18-28/03/18 We 14:30-16:30 £70.00
Elmwood Place 37 Burtons Way Smith’s Wood B36 0UG
Wider Family Learning Adults Only
IUCLT062E017W Computing – Beginners 15/01/18-26/03/18 Mo 09:30-11:30 free
Lyndon School Daylesford Road, Solihull B92 8EJ
HOCLY032E006W * Floristry – Create a Mothers Day Floral Gift* 07/03/18-07/03/18 We 19:00-21:00 £14.00
OLANA122E006W Italian Beginners/Improvers  17/01/18-28/03/18 We 19:00-21:00 £70.00
Wider Family Learning Adult and Child Courses
HCANA074E006W Family Cake Decorating Parent and Child 7-15 Years* 17/01/18-28/03/18 We 19:00-21:00 free
Solihull Lodge Community Centre Grafton Road, Solihull Lodge, Shirley B90 1NJ
Wider Family Learning Adults Only
CACLP092E011W Art Workshop – Relaxation Art 16/01/18-27/03/18 Tu 12:45-14:45 free
PICLA094E011W Creative Writing  16/01/18-27/03/18 Tu 10:00-12:00 free
St. Mary’s Hobs Moat 30 Hobs Meadow, Solihull B92 8PN
HOCLD032E012W Floristry Spring Workshop – All Levels 17/01/18-28/03/18 We 19:00-21:00 £70.00
Woodlands Campus Auckland Drive, Smith’s Wood B36 0NF
OLCLJ122E002W British Sign Language – Next Steps Stage 1 16/01/18-27/03/18 Tu 19:00-21:00 £70.00
OLCAC122E002W British Sign Language – Next Steps Stage 2  17/01/18-28/03/18 We 19:00-21:00 £70.00
CACLR092E002W Cake Decorating for Beginners  17/01/18-28/03/18 We 19:00-21:00 £70.00
CACCF092E002W Cake Decorating All Levels 19/01/18-30/03/18 Fr 09:30-11:30 £70.00
HOCLW032E002W Floristry All Levels  16/01/18-27/03/18 Tu 19:00-21:00 £70.00
HOCLX032E002W Floristry Beginners 17/01/18-28/03/18 We 19:00-21:00 £70.00
CADBC092E002W Sew me Something  28/02/18-28/03/18 We 18:30-20:30 £35.00
OLCLA122E002W Spanish Beginners / Improvers  17/01/18-28/03/18 We 16:45-18:45 £70.00
OLAWA122E002W Spanish Beginners / Improvers  17/01/18-28/03/18 We 19:00-21:00 £70.00
OLCLB122E002S Spanish Improvers  18/04/18-04/07/18 We 19:00-21:00 £70.00
CACCL092E002W Sugarcraft Flowers – All Levels  19/01/18-30/03/18 Fr 12:30-14:30 £70.00
Wider Family Learning Adults Only
CADBA092E002W Sew me Something  17/01/18-14/02/18 We 18:30-20:30 free
Yorkswood Excellence in Community Centre Kingshurst Way B37 6DF
Wider Family Learning Adults Only
CACCJ092E018W Vintage Crafts 19/01/18-30/03/18 Fr 09:30-11:30 free
* Material Costs Extra
** Adults Only

 

Computing & Specialised IT Training

Level 1 Duration Day/s Time Fee
IUWAA062BCP0 IT User Skills ECDL Essentials ITQ Level 1 Award BCS 10/01/18-18/04/18 We 09:00-12:30 £249.00
IUXAA062BCP0 IT User Skills ECDL Essentials ITQ Level 1 Award BCS 25/04/18-25/07/18 We 09:00-12:30 £249.00
Level 2
IUSAA062BCP0 IT User Skills ECDL Extra ITQ Level 2 Certificate BCS  10/01/18-31/10/18 We 12:30-16:30 £444.00
Professional IT Training
MTA Foundation
IPAAL061BCP0 MTA IT Infrastructure Track Va Tu 18:00-21:00 £315.00
IPAAM061BCP0 MTA Developer Track Va We 18:00-21:00 £315.00
IPABA061BCP0 MTA Database Administration Fundamentals Va Tu 18:00-21:00 £315.00
Desktop Certification
IPAAV061BCP0 Installing and Configuring Windows 10* Va Tu 18:00-21:00 £450.00
IPBBM061BCP0 Configuring Windows 10 Devices* Va Va 18:00-21:00 £450.00
Server 2012 Certification
IPACA061BCP0 MCSA 410 Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 Va Tu 18:00-21:00 £450.00
IPADA061BCP0 MCSA 411 Administering Windows Server 2012 Va Tu 18:00-21:00 £450.00
IPAEA061BCP0 MCSA 412 Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services Va Tu 18:00-21:00 £450.00
Database Certification
IPAHA061BCP0 MCSA 461 Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Va Tu 18:00-21:00 £450.00
IPAIA061BCP0 MCSA 462 Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases Va Tu 18:00-21:00 £450.00
IPAJA061BCP0 MCSA 463 Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Va Tu 18:00-21:00 £450.00
Cisco
IPAAS061BCP0 Cisco CCENT 17/01/18-09/01/19 We 17:30-20:30 £710.00
IPAAB061BCP0 Cisco IT Essentials CITE Part 1 and 2 Comp TIA A plus Va Tu 18:00-21:00 £595.00
Applications
IPAAT061BCP0 Microsoft Project Va We 18:00-21:00 £240.00
IPAAX061BCP0 Introduction to Project Management* Va We 18:00-21:00 £400.00
IPARA061BCP0 MOS Specialist Office 2010 Word Excel PPT Access and Outlook Distance Learning Pack Va Va 00:00-00:00 £240.00
IPATA061BCP0 MOS Specialist Office 2013 Word Excel PPT Access and Outlook Distance Learning Pack Va Va 00:00-00:00 £240.00
Web & Enterprise
IPBBA061BCP0 Web Design and Authoring Dreamweaver Va We 18:00-21:00 £400.00
IPBBC061BCP0 Web Design and Authoring WordPress Va We 18:00-21:00 £400.00
IPBBD061BCP0 Web Design and Authoring Basic Programming Va We 18:00-21:00 £400.00
Cloud Platform
IPBBN061BCP0 Introduction to Windows Azure for IT Pros* Va Va 18:00-21:00 £400.00
IPBBP061BCP0 Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions* Va Va 18:00-21:00 £450.00

 

Construction – Woodlands

Duration Day/s Time Fee
BUAAT052CCP0 Introduction to Bricklaying Skills* 06/02/18-17/04/18 Tu 18:00-21:00 £98.00
BUAAS052CCP0 Introduction to Tiling Skills* 24/04/18-19/06/18 Tu 18:00-21:00 £98.00

 

Counselling – Blossomfield

Level 2 Duration Day/s Time Fee
HECBD013BCP0 Counselling Skills Level 2 Award NCFE CACHE 22/01/18-30/04/18 Mo 09:45-12:45 £410.00
Level 3
HECBC013BCP0 Counselling Skills and Theory Level 3 Award NCFE 10/01/18-20/06/18 We 12:30-16:00 £800.00

 

Electrical Engineering – Woodlands

Duration Day/s Time Fee
BUUAA052CCPW Requirements For Electrical Installation BS7671 2008 2015 Level 3 Award CG 2382 15 17/01/18-21/03/18 We 18:00-21:00 £426.50
BUUAA052CCPS Requirements For Electrical Installation BS7671 2008 2015 Level 3 Award CG 2382 15 TBC We 18:00-21:00 £426.50

 

Engineering – Woodlands

  Duration  Day/s  Time   Fee
IUNAA062CCP0 CAD/Solidworks 06/02/18-17/04/18 Tu 18:00-21:00 £180.00
IUPAA062CCP0 CAD/Solidworks 25/04/18-20/06/18 We 18:00-21:00 £180.00
ENVAA041CCP0 Introduction to Mechanical Maintenance 07/02/18-18/04/18 We 18:00-21:00 £180.00
ENXAA041CCP0 Introduction to Mechanical Maintenance 25/04/18-20/06/18 We 18:00-21:00 £180.00
ENWAA041CCP0 Introduction to Hydraulics 27/02/18-01/05/18 Tu 18:00-21:00 £180.00
ENYAA041CCP0 Introduction to Pnuematics 25/04/18-20/06/18 We 18:00-21:00 £180.00
ENZAA041CCP0 Flight Simulator Club 07/03/18-28/03/18 We 18:00-20:00 £800.00

 

ESOL – English for Speakers of other Languages – Blossomfield

Entry Level 1 Duration Day/s Time Fee
FLPAA141BCP0 ESOL Literacy Entry Level 1 CG 15/01/18-20/06/18 Mo/Tu/We 09:30-11:45 Free
Entry Level 2
FLQAA141BCP0 ESOL Literacy Entry Level 2 CG 15/01/18-21/06/18 Mo/We/Th 09:30-11:45 Free
FLBCL141BCP0 ESOL Literacy Entry Level 2 CG 15/01/18-21/06/18 Mo/We/Th 12:45-15:00 Free
Entry Level 3
FLBCM141BCP0 ESOL Literacy Entry Level 3 CG 16/01/18-21/06/18 Tu/We/Th 12:45-15:00 Free
FLRAA141BCP0 ESOL Literacy Entry Level 3 CG 16/01/18-21/06/18 Tu/We/Th 09:30-11:45 Free
Level 1
FLBAX141BCP0 ESOL Literacy Level 1 CG 16/01/18-21/06/18 Tu/We/Th 09:30-11:45 Free
FLVAA141BCP0 ESOL Literacy Level 1 CG 16/01/18-21/06/18 Tu/We/Th 12:45-15:00 Free

 

Health & Social Care – Blossomfield

Care and Education
Level 2 Duration Day/s Time Fee
XXXXX132BCP0 Care and Education Level 2 Programme Va Va Va POA
Access to HE
Level 3
HEBZB013BCF0 Access to Higher Education Diploma Health Level 3 OCNWM 08/01/18-14/12/18 Va Va £3,000.00
Certificate Programmes
BMAAB153OCP0 Principles of Team Leading Level 2 Certificate NCFE Va Va Va free
HEBYB013OCP0 Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care Level 2 Certificate NCFE* Va Va Va free
HEDHA013OCP0 Understanding Autism Level 2 Certificate NCFE Va Va Va free
HEDJA013OCP0 Principles of Dementia Care Level 2 Certificate NCFE Va Va Va free
HEDKA013OCP0 Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care Level 2 Certificate NCFE Va Va Va free
HEDLA013OCP0 Awareness of Mental Health Problems Level 2 Certificate NCFE Va Va Va free
HEDMA013OCP0 Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities Level 2 Certificate NCFE Va Va Va free
HEDNA013OCP0 Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings Level 2 Certificate NCFE Va Va Va free
HEDPA013OCP0 Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes Level 2 Certificate NCFE Va Va Va free
PRASG142OCP0 Equality and Diversity Level 2 Certificate NCFE Va Va Va free
HEDCA013OCP0 Health and Social Care Adults For England Level 3 Diploma CG* Va Va Va free
HEDQA013OCP0 Clinical Healthcare Support Level 3 Diploma CG* Va Va Va free
HEDRA013OCP0 Health and Social Care Adults For England Level 2 Diploma CG* Va Va Va free
HEEUA013OCP0 Understanding Behaviour that Challenges Level 2 Certificate NCFE* Va Va Va free
CHAFA015OCP0 Introducing Caring for Children and Young People Level 2 Certificate NCFE* Va Va Va free

First Aid

Duration Day/s Time Fee
tbc Emergency First Aid at Work Level 2 Award HABC Va Va Va £70.00
tbc Emergency Paediatric First Aid Level 3 Award HABC* Va Va Va £110.00
tbc Paediatric First Aid Level 3 Award HABC* Va Va Va £170.00
tbc First Aid at Work Level 3 Award HABC Va Va Va £175.00
tbc First Aid at Work Level 3 Award Re-Qualification HABC Va Va Va £110.00

 

Horticulture 

Duration Day/s Time Fee
HOLAA032BCP0 Market Gardening an Introduction 17/02/18-23/03/18 Sa 10:00-13:00 £86.00
HONAA032BCP0 The Safe Application of Pesticides Using Pedestrian Hand Held Equipment Level 2 Award CG (PA1 and PA6) 23/02/18-27/02/18 Fr/ Mo/Tu 09:00-16:00 £413.50

 

Management & Professional 

All Management & Professional courses may be subject to additional membership fees and/or exam fees paid directly to the awarding body
Duration Day/s Time Fee
Level 2
AFCAQ151BCP0 * Accounting Level 2 Foundation Certificate AAT 08/01/18-20/06/18 Mo/We 18:00-21:30 £850.00
AFCAR151BCP0 Accounting Level 2 Foundation Certificate AAT 11/01/18-21/06/18 Th 09:00-16:30 £850.00
Level 3
AFCAU151BCP0 * Accounting Level 3 Advanced Diploma AAT 09/01/18-22/06/18 Tu/Fr 09:15-15:45 £1,987.00
Marketing – CIM
Level 3
AFCAU151BCP0 Marketing Introductory Level 3 Foundation Certificate CIM 09/01/18-26/06/18 Tu 18:30-21:30 £750.00
Human Resources Practice CIPD
Level 7
BMCAJ153BCP1 Human Resources Management Level 7 Advanced Diploma CIPD  29/01/18- 25/02/19 Mo 13:00-19:30 £2,095.00
*Students need to attend all sessions

 

Motor Vehicle – Woodlands

Duration Day/s Time Fee
TRACA043CCP0 MOT Testing Classes 4 and 7 Level 2 Award ABC 15/01/18-19/01/18 Mo to Fr 09:00-17:00 £700.00
TRYAA043CCP0 MOT Testing Classes 4 and 7 Level 2 Award ABC 29/01/18-02/02/18 Mo to Fr 09:00-17:00 £700.00
TRZAA043CCP0 MOT Testing Classes 4 and 7 Level 2 Award ABC 19/03/18-23/03/18 Mo to Fr 09:00-17:00 £700.00
TRAHA043CCP0 Motor Vehicle Studies Level 2 Diploma ABC* 16/01/18-20/06/18 Tu/We 18:00-21:00 £1,500.00
TRAGA043CCP0 Know Your Car* 31/01/18-21/03/18 We 18:00-21:00 £150.00

 

Public Services

Duration  Day/s Time Fee
PUPAA014BCP0 Introduction To Apply for the Police Force* 31/01/18-28/02/18 We 18:00-21:00 £28.00
PUQAA014BCP0 Introduction To Apply for the Police Force* 07/03/18-28/03/18 We 18:00-21:00 £28.00
PURAA014BCP0 Introduction To Apply for the Police Force* 02/05/18-23/05/18 We 18:00-21:00 £28.00

 

Retail – Blossomfield

Duration  Day/s Time Fee
RECAA071BCP0 World Host The Principles Of Customer Service Va Va Va £68.00
REDAA071BCP0 World Host Sales Powered by Service Va Va Va £55.00
REEAA071BCP0 World Host Frontline Management Solutions Va Va Va £68.00

 

Sport

Duration  Day/s Time Fee
SPABK081BCP0 Introduction Into Being a Fitness Instructor* 01/02/18-01/03/18 Th 18:00-21:00 £28.00
SPABL081BCP0 Introduction Into Being a Fitness Instructor* 08/03/18-29/03/18 Th 18:00-21:00 £28.00
SPABM081BCP0 Introduction Into Being a Fitness Instructor* 03/05/18-24/05/18 Th 18:00-21:00 £28.00

 

Teacher Training ~ Blossomfield

Level 3 Award Duration Day/s Time Fee
TEKAA131BCP0 Education and Training Level 3 Award EDEXCEL 19/04/18-24/05/18 Th 09:30-15:30 £402.00
Level 4 Certificate
TEBAA131BCP0 Education and Training Level 4 Certificate EDEXCEL 30/01/18-10/07/18 Tu 15:00-17:30 £1,417.00

 

Our partner college also has courses beginning early 2018.
Please follow this link to view the courses offered at: Stratford-Upon Avon College