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Free English and maths courses

Free English and maths courses

We are offering free part-time English and maths courses for anyone wanting to improve their reading, writing and numeracy skills.

The free Functional Skills courses are offered from Entry Level to Level 2 where you will develop essential skills and knowledge in a range of topics including spelling, form filling, note writing, interpreting numbers and dealing with money. This knowledge will help you to operate confidently in everyday life and gain confidence in your reading, writing, speaking and numeracy skills…

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Come to Barnsley College and be part of the most successful general further education college in the region.

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We have over 300 courses for you to choose from.

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School Leavers

The pathway to your dream career

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We are recognised as outstanding by Ofsted.

We aim to make your move from school easy and enjoyable, so use this part of the website to get a flavour of what’s available to you. Our wide range of study programmes will provide you with skills and experiences for the rest of your life, while our additional activities and support services will bring you extra benefits.

Apprenticeships

We have an apprenticeship for you

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We are BTEC Apprenticeship Provider of the Year 2017.

If you are a school leaver, currently unemployed or looking to start a new career, we can help you to find the right apprenticeship and employer for you. If you are already in employment we have a range of options to further your career.

Shops and Services

Open to the Public

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93% of students said they would recommend us to a friend.

We are helping our students prepare for their future careers by operating a number of commercial ventures where they get the chance to have real work experience. We make sure that when they leave college they are prepared for their next adventure, whether that be further study or work. Visit us and be part of this experience!