Adult Learning & Education

BYCS offers a wide range of informal and accredited learning to help people develop their skills and abilities enabling them to progress to further learning opportunities or to help them secure employment. You can choose from the following courses:

GCSE: English, Mathematics, ICT, Economics, History, Law, Citizenship Studies, Italian and Bengali,
iGCSE: Biology, Chemistry and Physics
All GCSE and iGCSE courses above are AQA accredited


Pre-Entry ESOL
ESOL (Entry Level, Level 1 & 2) – Cambridge ESOL Examination Accredited
Functional Skills: English (Entry Level to Level 2) OCR Accredited
ESOL Skills for Life (Entry Level 1-3) – City & Guilds Accredited
ESOL for Work-City& Guilds Accredited


Functional Skills: Mathematics (Entry Level to Level 2) –OCR Accredited


Functional Skills: ICT (Entry Level to Level 2)
Online Basics (Entry Level 3) – Cityand Guilds Accredited
Computerised Bookkeeping
Computerised Accounting
All courses above are OCR accredited.


Level 2 Food Safety in Catering
Level 3 Food Safety in Catering
Level 2 Health & Safety in the Work Place
Level 2 Principles of Manual Handling
Level 2 Principles of COSHH
Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Management
Level 2 Award in Stress Awareness
All courses above are CIEH accredited
Diploma/Certificate in Book Keeping – OCR Accredited
Diploma/Certificate in Accounting – OCR Accredited
Employability Skills – OCR Accredited
Personal Life Skills – OCR Accredited
Lifeand Living Skills – OCR Accredited
Business & Administration NVQ Level 1-2 – OCR Accredited
Customer Service NVQ Level 1- 2 – OCR Accredited


Building Self -Confidence
Parenting Course
Financial Literacy
Time Management
Communication Skills
Marketing Skills


For further information and course registration please visit our office or call us on: 0116 2755855 click here  for more details