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.
In this course students will learn the key concepts of marketing operations. These skills involve developing an understanding of marketing theory; the principles of market research and the legal,...more
Duration: 15 months
This course is for people of all ages and stages of their career. Ideal for managers in non-marketing functions, entrepreneurs, apprentices and those starting out in a marketing career. There are 2 units...more
Duration: 1 year
This course is designed for learners who are already working in a marketing environment in a responsible position. It includes higher levels of marketing skills, including communication, team working,...more
Duration: 24 months
This course explore how to target the right people with the right message at the right time; how to form a relationship with potential customers; and how to write a direct mail letter and measure the...more
Duration: 2 days