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Short & Part-time Courses

Discover new opportunities and explore your creativity with our range of short and part-time courses.

We offer a variety of adult courses tailored towards professional progression across a wide range of subjects. Whether you are looking to enhance your career opportunities or return to education, Ashford College is sure to have the right course for you.

Please note you must be at least 19 years of age before you start a part-time course.

**Many of our courses could be free of charge depending on your personal circumstances. Please get in touch for more information regarding funding. 



Study with us and kick-start your career in Accounting.

AAT Accounting Certificate Level 2 (Evening)

AAT Accounting Level 3 (Evening)


Early Years, Health and Teaching 

Gain qualifications to enable you to start or progress your career as a keyworker in the health, early years or teaching industries. 

Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools

Level 2 Health and Social Care Course (Evening)



Gain qualifications that can help you spark up a career in the electro-technical industry.

18th Edition Wiring Regulations

Electrical Installation Diploma Level 2

Electrical Installation Diploma Level 2 (Saturday)

Electrical Installation Diploma Level 3

Level 2 Certificate in Fundamental Inspection, Testing and Initial Verification



Gain qualifications and open the door to a whole new career. 

Award in 2D Computer Aided Design (CAD) Level 3

Award in 3D Computer Aided Design (CAD) Level 3

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Award Level 2

Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering level 3


English & Maths

Improve your skills and employment chances. 

English as a Second Language (Adult 19+)

English Functional Skills L1

English GCSE Evening

Maths GCSE Evening



Develop the essential skills required in order to build a career in hairdressing.

Level 2 Diploma in Barbering



Gain qualifications that can get you started on a career in the plumbing industry.

Plumbing Studies Diploma Level 2

Plumbing Studies Diploma Level 2 (Saturday)

Plumbing and Heating Diploma Level 3

Water Regulations Level 3