Online courses

Want to try something new but don’t want to commit to attending a lesson on-campus? We offer a range of courses that can be studied online and at your own pace, so there’s never been a better time to enrol on one of our online short courses!

Designed to suit any interest, these programmes will give you the chance to learn a new skill, develop existing ones and gain a qualification.

Please see the subjects and course details below:

Business/Professional

Course Title Duration Fee
Advice and Guidance NVQ Level 3 Up to 18 months £895
Advice and Guidance NVQ Level 4 Up to 18 months £1,395
Business: Business (Professional) Administration Award/Certificate/Diploma Level 4 1 year £2,495
Careers Guidance and Development NVQ Level 6 Up to 2 years £2,195
Career Information and Advice Level 4 Up to 18 months £1,395
Customer Service Level 1 Award 6 weeks £150 – funding may be available
Customer Service Level 3 Certificate 26 weeks £1,265 – funding may be available
Employability Skills Level 1 Award 8 weeks £150 – funding may be available
Information, Advice or Guidance Level 2 Certificate 12 weeks (depending on your engagement to the course) £724 – funding may be available
Information, Advice or Guidance Level 2 Certificate (Online) 12 weeks £405
Lean Organisation Management Techniques Level 2 Online 16 weeks £362 – funding may be available
Leadership and Management Level 3 (ILM) 18 months £1,987 – funding may be available
Management and Leadership (CMI) Level 5 Up to 2 years £1,987
Management and Leadership Level 7 40 weeks £2,500
Team Leading Level 2 Certificate 26 weeks £362 – funding may be available

 

Computing/Digital Skills

Course Title Duration Fee
Employability Skills Level 1 Award 8 weeks (depending on your engagement to the course) £150 – funding may be available
Principles for Digital Skills in Employment Level 2 Certificate Part-time (online) This is a self-paced course – learn at a time that suits you. £362
IT User Skills/Essential Digital Skills 6–10 weeks (depending on your prior knowledge). We recommend that you allocate approximately seven hours per week to your studies online. £150 – funding may be available
Digital Marketing Level 2 Certificate 10 – 12 weeks £362
English GCSE One year This course is fully funded to anyone who is aged 19+ and does not already have a grade 4/C in this subject. For applicants who do not meet all these criteria, the full cost of the course is £500.
Maths GCSE One year This course is fully funded to anyone who is aged 19+ and does not already have a grade 4/C in this subject. For applicants who do not meet all these criteria, the full cost of the course is £500.

 

Health and Social Care

Course Title Duration Fee
Level 2 Understanding Autism 6-8 weeks £125 – funding may be available
Mental Health First Aid and Advocacy in the Workplace Certificate Level 2 6-8 weeks £125 – funding may be available
Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties Certificate Level 2 6-8 weeks £125 – funding may be available

 

Public Services

Course Title Duration Fee
Access to Higher Education: Criminal Justice and Policing Level 3 36 weeks £3,020

If you’d like to book a place on one of these courses, simply click the links. To find out more about the courses, fees or funding, call our friendly Information Unit on 01226 216 123 or by emailing info@barnsley.ac.uk

Funding may be available for these courses if you are in receipt of benefits or earn below £21,255 a year.

Interested in our other part-time courses? View our full list on the Adult and Part Time page.

Last updated: 11th November 2022