Part-time courses for Adults

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

Art & Design (5 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time  
T00319 Introduction to Furniture Restoration - Level 1
Delivered at Queen Alexandra Campus
09 Jan 2018 Tuesday, 17:00 ~ 20:00 More
T00322 Introduction to Watercolours
Delivered at Queen Alexandra Campus
09 Jan 2018 Tuesday, 17:00 ~ 20:00 More
T00318 Introduction to Life Drawing
Delivered at Queen Alexandra Campus
11 Jan 2018 Thursday, 17:00 ~ 20:00 More
T00330 Foundation Degree (FdA) Graphic Communication - Undergraduate
Delivered at Queen Alexandra Campus
17 Sep 2018 Monday & Thursday, 09:00 - 15:00 More
T00329 Foundation Degree (FdA) Applied Fine Art Practice - Undergraduate
Delivered at Queen Alexandra Campus
17 Sep 2018 Monday & Thursday, 10:00 - 15:00 More

Beauty Therapy (4 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time  
T00063 Gel Nail Extensions (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
06 Dec 2017 Wednesday, 16:30 ~ 19:30 Apply
T00971 Introduction to the Hair & Beauty Sector (City & Guilds Award 3001-90) - Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
15 Jan 2018 Monday, 09:00 ~ 16:00 Apply
T00064 Introduction to Holistic Therapies
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
26 Apr 2018 Thursday, 17:00 ~ 20:00 Apply
T00061 Essential Gel Nails (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
23 May 2018 Wednesday, 16:30 ~ 19:30 Apply

Catering (1 course)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time  
T00072 A Taste of Asia (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
14 Mar 2018 Wednesday, 16:00 ~ 19:00 Enrol

Counselling (12 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time  
T00951 An Introduction to Gestalt Therapy
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
01 Dec 2017 Friday, 13:30 ~ 16:30 Enrol
T00003 Certificate in Counselling Skills - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
09 Jan 2018 Tuesday, 09:30 ~ 12:45 Apply
T00952 Working with visual impairment in counselling
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
19 Jan 2018 Friday, 13:30 ~ 16:30 Enrol
T00959 Counselling young people for working counsellors and trainees in placement
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
14 Feb 2018 Wednesday, 09:00 ~ 17:00 Enrol
T00953 Counselling for the new age, a reflection on Spiritual, Physical mental and emotional aspects and life after death
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
23 Feb 2018 Friday, 13:30 ~ 16:30 Enrol
T00954 An introduction to Acceptance and Commitment Therapy ACT
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
16 Mar 2018 Friday, 13:30 ~ 16:30 Enrol
T00955 Counselling Young People
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
20 Apr 2018 Friday, 13:30 ~ 16:30 Enrol
T00956 Grief and Loss
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
18 May 2018 Friday, 13:30 ~ 16:30 Enrol
T00960 Working with Suicidal/Challenging clients
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
23 May 2018 Wednesday, 09:00 ~ 17:00 Enrol
T00957 An Introduction to NLP
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
08 Jun 2018 Friday, 13:30 ~ 16:30 Enrol
T00008 Foundation Degree (FdA) Counselling (Afternoon/Evening) - Undergraduate
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
18 Sep 2018 Thursday, 13:30 ~ 21:00 More
T00010 Foundation Degree (FdA) Counselling - Undergraduate
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
20 Sep 2018 Monday, 09:30 ~ 17:00 More

Education & Training (7 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time  
T00336 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
09 Jan 2018 Tuesday, 09:30 ~ 12:30 Apply
T00044 Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training (CTTLS) - Level 4
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
09 Jan 2018 Thursday, 17:30 ~ 20:30 Apply
T00053 Award in Education and Training - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
17 Jan 2018 Wednesday, 17:30 ~ 20:30 Apply
T00059 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
01 Mar 2018 Flexible day & time Apply
T00054 Award in Education and Training - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
19 Apr 2018 Thursday, 17:30 ~ 21:00 Apply
1L1515 Professional Certificate in Post-Compulsory Education and Training PCET In-service - Undergraduate
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
17 Sep 2018 Wednesday, 17:00 ~ 21:00 More
T00051 PGCE Post Compulsory Education and Training In-service - Undergraduate
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
17 Sep 2018 Wednesday, 17:30 ~ 21:00 More

Engineering (23 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time  
T00798 Advanced CNC Milling Programming & Machining Industrial Training (Hass VF1 4 axis)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
Rolling programme Thursday, 09:00 ~ 16:30 Apply
T00799 Advanced CNC Turning Programming & Machining Industrial Training (Haas ST10T)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
Rolling programme Thursday, 09:00 ~ 16:30 Apply
T00800 CNC Milling - Basic Operator Training incl. H&S (Hass VF1)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
Rolling programme Thursday, 09:00 ~ 16:30 Apply
T00801 CNC Turning - Basic Operator Training incl. H&S (Hass ST10T)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
Rolling programme Thursday, 09:00 ~ 16:30 Apply
T00808 Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) Training (online course)
Delivered at Online course
Rolling programme Online course delivery Apply
T00795 17th Edition Wiring Regulations (BS7671) - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
05 Dec 2017 Tuesday - Friday, 08:30 - 16:00 More
T00244 Manual Metal Arc Welding - Level 1
Delivered at IGNITE Centre for Engineering & Innovation
05 Dec 2017 Tuesday, 18:00 ~ 21:00 Apply
T00245 Tungsten Inert Gas Welding - Level 1
Delivered at IGNITE Centre for Engineering & Innovation
05 Dec 2017 Tuesday, 18:00 ~ 21:00 Apply
T00251 HNC in Electrical & Electronic Engineering (part-time) - Level 4
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
15 Jan 2018 Monday & Tuesday, 09:00 - 17:00 More
T00807 NVQ Producing Electrical/Electronic Engineering Drawings Using CAD (032) - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
21 Feb 2018 Wednesday, 09:00 ~ 16:30 Apply
T00802 NVQ Assembling & Testing Fluid Power Systems (022) - Level 2
Delivered at IGNITE Centre for Engineering & Innovation
22 Feb 2018 Thursday, 09:00 ~ 16:30 Apply
T00803 NVQ Preparing & Using CNC Milling Machines (016) - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
22 Feb 2018 Thursday, 09:00 ~ 16:30 Apply
T00804 NVQ Preparing & Using CNC Turning Machines (015) - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
22 Feb 2018 Thursday, 09:00 ~ 16:30 Apply
T00805 NVQ Preparing & Using Lathes for Turning Operations (011) - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
22 Feb 2018 Thursday OR Friday, 09:00 - 16:30 Apply
T00806 NVQ Preparing & Using Milling Machines (012) - Level 2
Delivered at IGNITE Centre for Engineering & Innovation
23 Feb 2018 Friday, 09:00 ~ 16:30 Apply
T00796 17th Edition Wiring Regulations (BS7671) - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
06 Mar 2018 Tuesday - Friday, 08:30 - 16:00 More
T00258 Manual Metal Arc Welding - Level 1
Delivered at IGNITE Centre for Engineering & Innovation
06 Mar 2018 Tuesday, 18:00 ~ 21:00 Apply
T00260 Metal Inert Gas Welding - Level 1
Delivered at IGNITE Centre for Engineering & Innovation
06 Mar 2018 Tuesday, 18:00 ~ 21:00 Apply
T00259 Tungsten Inert Gas Welding - Level 1
Delivered at IGNITE Centre for Engineering & Innovation
06 Mar 2018 Tuesday, 18:00 ~ 21:00 Apply
T00810 Programmable Logic Controller 10 day Industrial Training
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
09 Apr 2018 Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 16:30 Apply
T00797 17th Edition Wiring Regulations (BS7671) - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
29 May 2018 Tuesday - Friday, 08:30 - 16:00 More
T00234 HNC in Mechanical Engineering - Level 4
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
10 Sep 2018 Various More
T00239 HNC in General Engineering - Level 4
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
10 Sep 2018 Tuesday & Thursday, 18:00 - 21:00 More

Floristry (20 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time  
T00077 Holly Wreath (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
28 Nov 2017 Tuesday, 16:30 ~ 18:30 Enrol
T00091 Holly Wreath (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
01 Dec 2017 Friday, 14:00 ~ 16:00 Enrol
T00090 Holly Wreath (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
08 Dec 2017 Friday, 14:00 ~ 16:00 Enrol
T00084 Christmas Table Designs (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
12 Dec 2017 Tuesday, 16:30 ~ 18:30 Enrol
T00078 Christmas Glamour (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
15 Dec 2017 Friday, 14:00 ~ 16:00 Enrol
T00086 Floristry for Beginners - Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
09 Jan 2018 Tuesday, 16:00 ~ 20:00 Apply
T00099 Flower Demo with Afternoon Tea
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
26 Jan 2018 Friday, 14:00 ~ 16:00 Enrol
T00080 Wedding Buttonholes & Corsages (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
30 Jan 2018 Tuesday, 16:30 ~ 18:30 Enrol
T00079 Designing with Foliage (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
06 Feb 2018 Tuesday, 16:30 ~ 18:30 Enrol
T00105 Designs for the Home (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
23 Feb 2018 Friday, 14:00 ~ 16:00 Enrol
T00104 Mother & Daughter Floristry Workshop with Afternoon Tea
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
09 Mar 2018 Friday, 14:00 ~ 16:00 Apply
T00108 Spring Wedding (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
13 Mar 2018 Tuesday, 16:30 ~ 18:30 Enrol
T00107 Spring to it Designs (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
23 Mar 2018 Friday, 14:00 ~ 16:00 Enrol
T00087 Floristry for Beginners - Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
24 Apr 2018 Tuesday, 16:00 ~ 20:00 Apply
T00089 Natural Wedding Flowers (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
24 Apr 2018 Tuesday, 16:30 ~ 18:30 Enrol
T00100 Floral Crown (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
11 May 2018 Friday, 14:00 ~ 16:00 Enrol
T00109 Wedding Table Centres (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
22 May 2018 Tuesday, 16:30 ~ 18:30 Enrol
T00097 Church Flowers (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
05 Jun 2018 Tuesday, 16:30 ~ 18:30 Enrol
T00103 Designs in Jugs & Jars (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
15 Jun 2018 Friday, 14:00 ~ 16:00 Enrol
T00098 Contemporary Designs (Workshop)
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
26 Jun 2018 Tuesday, 16:30 ~ 18:30 Enrol

Hairdressing & Barbering (1 course)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time  
T00971 Introduction to the Hair & Beauty Sector (City & Guilds Award 3001-90) - Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
15 Jan 2018 Monday, 09:00 ~ 16:00 Apply

Health & Social Care (1 course)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time  
T00314 Health and Social Care FdA - Undergraduate
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
17 Sep 2018 Thursday, 13:00 ~ 21:00 More

Improve your English (ESOL) (4 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time  
T00128 ESOL in the Community - Entry Level
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
30 Nov 2017 Thursday, 09:30 ~ 12:00 Apply
T00146 Pre-ESOL English Development Programme - Entry Level
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
09 Jan 2018 Tuesday, 09:30 ~ 12:00 Apply
T00128 ESOL in the Community - Entry Level
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
22 Mar 2018 Thursday, 09:30 ~ 12:00 Apply
T00145 Pre-ESOL English Development Programme - Entry Level
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
17 Apr 2018 Tuesday, 09:30 ~ 12:00 Apply

Sport (1 course)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time  
T00017 Certificate in Personal Training - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
18 Jan 2018 Thursday, 17:45 ~ 20:45 Apply

Working with Children & Young People (1 course)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time  
T00057 Foundation Degree (FdA) Education and Care - Undergraduate
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
17 Sep 2018 Various More