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 2021/22 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
20143DBEA Diploma in Beauty Therapy - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Thursday, 09:00 ~ 19:30 3345.00 Apply
20142DBEA Diploma in Beauty Therapy - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Thursday, 09:00 ~ 19:30 1287.00 Apply

Catering (2 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time Cost  
20142DCOOK Diploma in Professional Cookery - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing 00:00 ~ 00:00 1287.00 Apply
20141DCOOK Diploma in Professional Cookery - Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Monday, 00:00 ~ 00:00 1287.00 Apply

Counselling (6 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time Cost  
21142CCOUNA Certificate in Counselling Skills (Tuesday) - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Tuesday, 09:30 ~ 12:30 362.00 More
21143CCOUNTU Counselling Studies (Tuesday) - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Tuesday, 09:30 ~ 12:45 811.00 More
21142CCOUNC Certificate in Counselling Skills (Wednesday) - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Wednesday, 18:00 ~ 21:00 362.00 More
21143CCOUN Counselling Studies (Wednesday) - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Wednesday, 18:00 ~ 21:00 811.00 More
21142CCOUNB Certificate in Counselling Skills (Friday) - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Friday, 09:30 ~ 12:30 362.00 More
21143CCOUNFR Counselling Studies (Friday) - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Friday, 09:30 ~ 12:45 811.00 More

Education & Training (7 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time Cost  
21144AQUAL Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice - Level 4
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
Rolling programme 00:00 ~ 00:00 504.00 Apply
20142CTEACH/20142TEACHC Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning (September) - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing 00:00 ~ 00:00 585.00 Apply
20143DTEACH/20143DTEACHB Diploma in Supporting Teaching and Learning - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing 00:00 ~ 00:00 2225.00 More
21143CVOCA Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Wednesday, 09:30 ~ 12:30 500.00 Apply
T00055 Certificate in Education and Training - Level 4
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Thursday, 17:15 ~ 20:45 1417.00 Apply
21143DYOU Diploma in Youth Work Practice - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
22 Sep 2021 Thursday, 12:00 ~ 15:30 811.00 More
20142CTEACHB Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
11 Jan 2022 Tuesday, 00:00 ~ 00:00 585.00 More

Engineering (3 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 ~ 21:00 250.00 Apply
T00246 Metal Inert Gas Welding - Level 1
Delivered at IGNITE Centre for Engineering & Innovation
ongoing Tuesday, 18:00 ~ 21:00 250.00 Apply
T00245 Tungsten Inert Gas Welding - Level 1
Delivered at IGNITE Centre for Engineering & Innovation
ongoing Tuesday, 18:00 ~ 21:00 250.00 Apply

Floristry (17 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time Cost  
20143DFLOR Diploma in Floristry - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Wednesday, 09:00 ~ 16:15 4600.00 Apply
20142DFLOR Diploma in Floristry - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing 09:00 ~ 16:15 2085.00 Apply
20141AFLOA Floristry for Beginners (September) - Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Tuesday, 17:00 ~ 21:00 150.00 More
21141ADRI Arranging with Dried flowers - n/a
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
05 Nov 2021 Friday, 14:00 ~ 16:00 35.00 Apply
21141AHOLLYA Holly Wreath (workshop) - n/a
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
24 Nov 2021 Wednesday, 18:00 ~ 20:00 35.00 Apply
21141AHOLLYB Holly Wreath - December (workshop) - n/a
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
03 Dec 2021 Friday, 14:00 ~ 16:00 35.00 Apply
21141AXMASC Contemporary Christmas (workshop) - n/a
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
08 Dec 2021 Wednesday, 18:00 ~ 20:00 35.00 Apply
21141AXMAST Traditional Christmas (workshop) - n/a
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
17 Dec 2021 Friday, 14:00 ~ 16:00 35.00 Apply
21141AFTEA Floral Demo with Afternoon Tea (workshop) - n/a
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
21 Jan 2022 Friday, 14:00 ~ 16:00 25.00 Apply
21141AFLOB Floristry for Beginners (February) - Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
01 Feb 2022 Tuesday, 17:00 ~ 21:00 150.00 More
21414AWEDD Wedding Flowers for Beginners (workshop) - n/a
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
02 Feb 2022 Wednesday, 18:00 ~ 20:00 35.00 Apply
21141AEAST Easter/ Spring Wreaths (workshop) - n/a
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
11 Mar 2022 Friday, 14:00 ~ 16:00 35.00 Apply
21141ADESIGN Contemporary Designs for the Home (workshop) - n/a
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
27 Apr 2022 Wednesday, 18:00 ~ 20:00 35.00 Apply
21141AFLOS Seasonal Table Designs (workshop) - n/a
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
04 May 2022 Wednesday, 18:00 ~ 20:00 35.00 Apply
21141ACROW Flower crowns (workshop) - n/a
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
08 Jun 2022 Wednesday, 18:00 ~ 20:00 35.00 Apply
2114AECO Eco Friendly Designs (workshop) - n/a
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
17 Jun 2022 Friday, 14:00 ~ 16:00 35.00 Apply
21141AAWEDD Advanced Wedding Designs - n/a
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
22 Jun 2022 Wednesday, 18:00 ~ 20:00 35.00 Apply

Hairdressing (4 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time Cost  
20141DHAIR Introduction to the Hairdressing Sector - Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Tuesday, 00:00 ~ 00:00 993.00 More
20142DHAIR Diploma in Womens Hair - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Thursday, 00:00 ~ 00:00 1287.00 Apply
20143DHAIR 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 (5 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
T02300 ACTIVEIQ Award Instructing Kettlebells - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Saturday, 09:00 ~ 16:00 100.00 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

Improve your English (ESOL) (14 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time Cost  
T00134 ESOL - Speaking and Listening Skills (Entry Level 1) - Entry Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Tuesday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 300.00 Apply
T00136 ESOL - Speaking and Listening (Entry Level 3) - Entry Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Wednesday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 300.00 Apply
T00135 ESOL - Speaking and Listening (Entry Level 2) - Entry Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Thursday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 300.00 Apply
T00138 ESOL - Speaking and Listening (Level 1) - Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Monday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 300.00 Apply
T00137 ESOL - Speaking and Listening (Level 2) - Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Monday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 300.00 Apply
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
T00141 ESOL - Writing Skills (Entry Level 3) - Entry Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Wednesday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 225.00 Apply
T00140 ESOL - Writing Skills (Entry Level 2) - Entry Level 2
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
T00129 ESOL - Reading Skills (Entry Level 1) - Entry Level 1
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Tuesday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 150.00 Apply
T00131 ESOL - Reading Skills (Entry Level 3) - Entry Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Wednesday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 150.00 Apply
T00130 ESOL - Reading Skills (Entry Level 2) - Entry Level 2
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Thursday, 09:30 ~ 14:45 150.00 Apply

Sport (3 courses)

Code Course title Start date Study day and time Cost  
20114CMASS Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy - Level 4
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Tuesday, 17:30 ~ 20:45 870.00 More
20113DMASS Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
ongoing Wednesday, 17:30 ~ 20:45 1000.00 More
21113DGYMFIT ActiveiQ Diploma in Gym Instructing and Personal Training - Level 3
Delivered at Coast Road Campus
22 Sep 2021 Wednesday, 17:00 ~ 21:00 2225.00 More