Upcoming Part-Time Courses

Whether you are looking for a promotion, want to upskill or wish to retrain in a specific area, our wide breadth of courses will help you get where you want to be.

Please note:

On-site course dates may have changed due to the national lockdown, please email courseinformation@mbro.ac.uk for the latest information.


  • Pre-Apprenticeship Academy
  • STEPS Programme (inc Functional Skills)
  • Searching for Work Using IT
  • Job Club
  • Preparing to Work in a Customer Facing Role
  • Preparing to Work in Health and Social Care
  • Preparing to Work in a Warehouse Environment
  • Preparing to Work in the Security Sector
  • Preparing to Work in the Construction Industry
  • Introduction to Customer Service (Contact Centre)
  • Introduction to Working in Retail and Catering
  • Introduction to Health and Safety
  • Introduction to Functional Skills
  • Family English or Maths
  • Community Crafts
  • Flower Arranging
  • Plot to Plate
  • Basic Computing
  • STEPS Programme (inc Functional Skills) 16-18 Years
  • Business Startup
  • IT for Beginners
  • Digital Skills for Employment 
  • Introduction for Functional Skills
  • Searching for Work Using IT
  • Childcare Academy
  • Introduction to Health and Social Care
  • Health and Care Academy (inc L2 Food Safety)
  • Flower Arranging 
  • Cake Decorating
  • Basic Computing
  • Community Crafts
  • Beginners Sewing 
  • Asian Cookery
  • Cleaning Academy 
  • Prepare to Work in Security 
  • Security Academy CCTV (inc. Licence)
  • Security Academy Door Supervisor (inc. Licence)
  • Pre-Apprenticeship Academy
  • Construction Academy (with CSCS Card or CCNSG)
  • Contact Centre Academy 
  • Hospitality Academy
  • Digital Skills Programme
  • Adult Social Care Academy
  • Manufacturing Academy
  • Rail Academy Including PTS
  • Transport Academy
  • Introduction to Hair and Beauty
  • Introduction to Working in Retail and Catering 
  • Introduction to Customer Service
  • Customer Service in Hospitality
  • Food Safety
  • Customer Service Skills
  • Health and Safety (inc CSCS Card)
  • Introduction to Warehousing and Storage & PMO
  • Preparing to Work in Construction 
  • Preparing to Work In the Facilities Industry
  • Introduction to the Facilities Industry (includes CCNSG Site Safety Passport or CSCS)
  • Warehousing & Storage (includes FLT Counterbalance, Scissor Life & Cherry Picker Training)
  • Performing Manufacturing Operations (PMO)
  • FLT Training (Counterbalance)
  • FLT Refresher Training (Counterbalance)
  • Scissor Lift or Cherrypicker Training
  • Plant Operations - Forklift Truck Training 
  • Introduction to Working in Transport
  • Introduction to Health and Safety


*If unemployed and in receipt of benefits the above courses are free.*

  • Diploma in Residential Childcare
  • Diploma in Leadership & Management for Residential Childcare
  • Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools 
  • Diploma in Specialist in Support Teaching and Learning in Schools
  • Certificate for the Children's and Young People's Workforce
  • Diploma in Children's and Young People's Workforce
  • Diploma in Early Years Practitioner 
  • Diploma in Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator)
  • TAQA Assessing Vocational Achievement (All Units)
  • TAQA Leading the IQA of Assessment Processes & Practice
  • Cert Ed: Education and Training
  • Prof Grad: Education and Training

  • Pre-ESOL
  • ESOL Skills for Life (Reading)
  • ESOL Skills for Life (Writing)
  • ESOL Skills for Life (Speaking and Listening)

  • Catering Academy
  • Construction Academy (inc H&S and CITB exam)
  • Customer Service - Contact Centre Academy
  • Customer Service - Hospitality & Retail Academy
  • Facilities Academy (inc CCNSG & CSCS)
  • Health and Care Academy inc Food Safety and First Aid
  • Oil and Gas Academy inc Offshore Survival
  • Performing Manufacturing Operations (PMO) Academy
    inc FLT Licence
  • Rail Academy
  • Renewable Energy Academy
  • Security Academy (2 routeways - CCTV/ Door Supervisor) inc First Aid
  • Transport Academy
  • Warehousing Academy (inc FLT)

If unemployed and in receipt of benefits the below courses are free.

Our adult courses are delivered at our Middlehaven campus, which has great links to Middlesbrough rail and bus station. Most of our courses are delivered on a part-time basis with class times scheduled to fit around work and family commitments and evening classes available to cater for those in employment. 

Contact our Course Information Team

If you have any questions about our courses, or would like to enquire about a course not listed on our website, please do not hesitate to get in-touch with our friendly course information team. 

Call 01642 333333 or email courseinfo@mbro.ac.uk.