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Course types

  • Full-time courses
    Course length: 1-2 years
    From A Levels to vocational courses including NVQs and BTECs; we offer a wide-range of full-time courses for those wanting to develop skills for a specific industry or develop the practical skills needed for employment.
  • Designed for adults returning to education. These courses will help prepare you for higher-level academic study.
  • Part-time, evening and short courses
    Course length: various
    A selection of courses for those looking to update their skills, retrain for a new career or achieve a qualification that will help them to improve on their current role.
  • Community courses can provide a great first step back into education and learning, and you will have the opportunity to gain new-found skills and qualifications, as well as to meet like minded people in your area, with the same interests.
  • Professional training courses
    Course length: various
  • University-level courses
    Course length: 1-3 years (depending on progression)
    HNCs, HNDs and foundation and full honours degrees offered by NTU in Mansfield.
  • Free online distance learning courses
    Course length: various
    A range of online distance learning courses for adults aged 19 and over which are FREE, no matter what your current employment or benefits status is.
  • Work-based learning
    Course length: various
    A wide number of professional work-based training courses across a number of sectors. Students enrolling on these courses may need significant experience or be already in employment. Please contact 0808 100 3626 for more information.
Adult part-time course guide

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Why choose West Notts?

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100% A Level pass rate in 2020.

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One of the top colleges in the UK for student satisfaction.**Learner Exit Survey 2019/20

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An extensive bus service across Mansfield and the surrounding area.

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We have four campuses each boasting a number of state-of-the-art facilities.

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