Free qualifications for adult learners – Lifetime Skills Guarantee

If you’re 19 or over and don’t have a Level 3 qualification (equivalent to A Levels), you can study one of the below courses for FREE to gain in-demand skills and change the course of your future.

We’re helping Bradford get back on its feet by offering a wide range of courses to adults, as part of the government-backed Lifetime Skills Guarantee scheme.

What is the Lifetime Skills Guarantee?

The scheme, which is part of the wider £2.5 billion National Skills Fund, is designed to help our country build back better after the pandemic, and the qualifications in the scheme have been carefully chosen to help adults improve their career prospects and meet the needs of the economy.

You can find out more information about the Lifetime Skills Guarantee on the Government’s website here.

Do you qualify for the Scheme?

The guarantee allows us to offer a range of courses to any adult meeting the criteria below.

Are you:

  • An adult of any age (but over 19)?
  • Without Level 3 qualifications ?
  • Living in Bradford?
  • Looking for a career change or retraining?
  • Looking to learn practical skills?

What courses are we offering as part of the guarantee?

The courses on offer include:

Level 3 AAT Advanced Diploma Accounting

Level 3 BTEC Computing for the Creative Industries

Pearson BTEC National Diploma in IT

Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Engineering

Level 3 Advanced Technical Certificate in Engineering

BTEC Level 3 National Foundation Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment

BTEC Level 3 National Foundation Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment

Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England

Level 3 CACHE Diploma (QCF) Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator)

Level 3 Diploma in Youth Work

If you’re interested in studying with us, please submit an application using the form below. Once the application is received, we will check your eligibility and progress your enrolment.

Talk to an advisor before you apply, we offer free careers advice and guidance, book an appointment now.

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