Find out more about the courses we offer

We offer a variety of courses for adults. Whether you want to improve your professional skills, return to work or change to a new career. Use the subject areas below to find the course you want or the course search facility on the right. 

If you can’t see the course you’re looking for in the list of subject areas below, have a look at our full course list. You may also like to look at the courses which we offer through our community programme: Community Courses @altoncollege

Have a look at our funding pages and see if you're eligible for free courses!

Skills Funding Agency funded courses are part financed by the European Social Fund (ESF). See all of our funded courses.

If courses may be paid for using an Advanced Learner Loan, this is indicated in the course description details here

Access to Higher Education 
Accounting and Bookkeeping
Child Protection
Children's and Young People's Workforce and Early Years Education & Care 
English Language
English as a Foreign Language


Foundation Degree (Early Years)
Foundation Degree (Engineering)
Health and Social Care 
Supporting Teaching and Learning