Our mission: creating opportunity, changing lives.
Our values: excellence, integrity, equality, respect, care, efficiency, innovation.
One of the biggest further education colleges in the country, Kirklees College is passionate about helping young people and adults achieve their ambitions.
Every year, hundreds of students leave the college equipped with the skills, experience, qualifications and confidence they need to be successful.
Whether you are interested in learning about animal care, brickwork or hairdressing, Kirklees College is the first step toward your dream career. With vocational full time, part time and higher educations courses at a variety of levels, the college has something to suit nearly everybody, no matter what results you’ve had before.
We also offer courses for businesses and professionals (read more below).
Business development and training
Kirklees College offers a wide range of options to help you develop and improve the skills of your workforce, with dedicated teams specialising in business solutions.
We will work together to:
• understand your needs,
• find the right solution,
• explore funding opportunities,
• evaluate the impact,
• develop a plan for the future.
Solutions tailored to your business
• bespoke training,
• NVQs and Diplomas,
• short courses.
Course areas include:
- building and construction,
- business and administration,
- catering and hospitality,
- cleaning and support services,
- customer service,
- finance and accountancy,
- hair and beauty,
- health and social care,
- information technology,
- motor vehicle,
- team leading and management.
This qualification focuses on practical skills and knowledge and combines classroom and workshop sessions. You will gain the practical experience and an understanding of some of the situations that you...more
Duration: 1 year
Other regulated/accredited qualification
This is a classroom based course providing an understanding of the functions and legal requirements for hot water systems and their safety controls. This course covers the following areas: Legal and...more
Duration: 2 days
This Plumbing and Heating Apprenticeship Level 2 work may include: fitting pipe work, emergency repair work, fitting and jointing rainwater, soil and drainage pipes, maintenance work, sheet lead work. ...more
Duration: 2 years
This Plumbing and Heating Apprenticeship Level 3 work may include: fitting pipe work, emergency repair work, fitting and jointing rainwater, soil and drainage pipes, maintenance work, sheet lead work. The...more
Duration: 2 years