Adult Skills

At North Lindsey College, we offer a range of learn from home and on-site Adult Skills courses. You’ll also have an assigned, qualified tutor who will support and guide you throughout your course.

Apply or Enquire for Adults Skills courses

Interested in finding out more about our Adult Skills courses? Contact us via telephone on 01724 294124 or email on adultskillsnlc@northlindsey.ac.uk.

Learn From Home courses

We offer a wide range of courses available to study from the comfort of your own home, at a time to suit you.

At North Lindsey College, we offer a range of adult education courses across GCSEs, further education, vocational qualifications, higher education and industry-related short courses.  We welcome students of all ages and backgrounds and offer a supportive, inclusive environment for those returning to education. 

Health & Social Care Online Courses

  • Level 1 Award in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
  • Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Personal Care Needs
  • Level 2 Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
  • Level 2 Certificate in Principles of End of Life Care
  • Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care
  • Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding
  • Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health
  • Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Infection Control and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings
  • Level 2 Certificate in Common Health Conditions
  • Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes
  • Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities
  • Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism
  • Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Problems
  • Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health First Aid and Mental Health Advocacy
  • Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Working with People with Mental Health Needs
  • Level 2 Certificate in Improving Personal Exercise, Health and Nutrition
  • Level 2 Understanding Behaviours that Challenge

Other Online Courses

  • Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Business Administration
  • Level 2 Certificate in Information, Advice and Guidance
  • Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Team Leading
  • Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Retail Operations
  • Level 2 Certificate in Principles in Customer Service
  • Level 2 Certificate in Equality and Diversity
  • Level 2 Understanding Nutrition and Health
  • Level 2 Warehousing and Storage
  • Level 2 Safeguarding and PREVENT

Health and Social Care Level 3 Courses

As well as our Level 1 and Level 2 learn from home courses, we offer Level 3 Health and Social Care courses on campus, which may even be free for you with our latest Free Courses for 24+ Learners offer.

Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

This qualification is an excellent introduction to the health and social care sector, this qualification aims to introduce the basic concepts of caring and employment in the sector.

Level 3 Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes

This qualification will help you to gain knowledge and understanding of diabetes, including:

  • the types, causes, signs and symptoms of diabetes
  • anatomy and physiology
  • the impact of diabetes on individuals, others and society
  • the treatment and management of diabetes
  • common complications of diabetes

Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism

This qualification will give you a knowledge and understanding of autism, including:

  • how to adopt a positive approach to supporting individuals with autism
  • how to support and manage transitions for individuals with autism
  • the range of therapeutic interventions and support available for individuals with autism and co-occurring conditions
  • how to support communication and social interaction for individuals with autism

Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health

This qualification will help you to understand:

  • how to support mental well-being through various stages of life
  • mental ill health, treatment options available and the potential consequences of mental ill health
  • the skills required to work in a mental health service

Level 3 Certificate in Understanding the Principles of Dementia Care

This qualification enables you to develop knowledge and understanding of caring for individuals with dementia. During the qualification you will look at:

  • types of dementia and the importance of early diagnosis
  • person-centred approaches in dementia care
  • the use of medication to support individuals with dementia.

Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care

This qualification will give you an understanding of the principles of end of life care, including:

  • the definition of end of life care
  • approaches to end of life care
  • how to support a person’s familial, spiritual, social and emotional needs
  • how to confront issues of death and bereavement.