Education & Childcare

Short Courses

Buxton & Leek College offers a variety of short courses. They will help your staff brush up on key skills, learn new ones or keep up with industry standards, keeping your staff safe and effective and your business compliant. To see more Short Courses for other subjects visit here.

We can also include these as part of a pre-Apprenticeship or a Traineeship.

Booking information
We advise you to book early to avoid disappointment. Please call us on 0800 074 0099 to reserve your place.
Funding
Many of our short courses are eligible for government funding and so free for most people- get in touch to learn more!
Please note
The successful running of courses is dependent on a minimum number of enrolments. If the numbers are not met, you will be notified in advance and a full refund given. A charge will be made for materials used depending on the course.

Available courses

Certificate in leading Quality Assurance of the Assessment Process and Practice

  • Course type: Employer Short Course
  • Study Duration: 20 weeks
  • Campus: Buxton, Leek
  • Sep & Jan start, Flexible roll on off provision
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Paediatric First Aid

  • Course type: Employer Short Course
  • Study Duration: 12 Hours
  • Campus: Leek
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Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism (NCFE)

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning
  • Study Duration: 12 Week Programme - roll on roll off
  • Level: Level 2
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • September Start
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Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Children and Young Peoples Mental Health (NCFE)

  • Course type: 16-18, Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning
  • Campus: Distance Learning
  • September start
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Level 2 Award in an Introduction to Neuroscience in Early Years (NCFE CACHE)

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Duration: 12 weeks
  • Level: Level 2
  • Campus: Buxton & Leek Campuses
  • September start
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Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent (NCFE CACHE)

  • Course type: Adults
  • Study Type: Distance Learning
  • Study Duration: 12 weeks
  • Level: Level 2
  • September Start
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