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NPTC Group of Colleges

Whether you are leaving school, interested in degree-level courses, want to study part-time to improve your job prospects, or simply learn for fun, NPTC Group of Colleges is a great place to study.

Whether you're leaving school this summer, want to gain skills to progress at work, or need qualifications to start a whole new career, you’ll find a wide range of full and part-time courses at NPTC Group of Colleges.

NPTC Group of Colleges is a thriving Further Education College that has nine campuses across Wales. They stretch from the picturesque coast in the South, through the beautiful mountains in mid-Wales and on to the lush green pastures in the North. From Swansea, Neath Port Talbot to Brecon and Newtown, we deliver courses in every conceivable area to students, businesses, and the community.

From A levels, GCSEs and hands-on Vocational Courses to Degrees and Apprenticeships we provide one of the widest ranges of subject choices for learners in Wales with courses that appeal to all ages and interests.

You will not only have access to a wide choice of subjects but first-class support, industry-standard facilities, workshops and classrooms plus the Lee Stafford Academy of Hairdressing, Barbering and Applied Therapy, our training restaurants Blasus and Themes, our theatres - Nidum Arts Centre and Hafren, Motor Vehicle Centre of Excellence in Pontardawe and the renowned Llandarcy Academy of Sport

We employ professional and dedicated staff who deliver the highest standards of education and training and are the driving force of our success. They have a wealth of experience and have not only built a strong reputation in the UK but also on an international level where programmes have been delivered overseas in China and India.

Free* Flexible Part Time Courses

There has never been a better time for adults to step back into education. Whether you're looking to re-skill, take a change of direction or progress in your career, there's a course for everyone.

Our courses run throughout the year, are flexible to fit around work and family commitments. We understand the importance of having help along the way which is why we offer small class sizes offering one to one support our dedicated lectures are there to support you every step of the way, making sure all your questions and needs are met.

And guess what? Some are even totally free, depending on your circumstances, through a Personal Learning Account (PLA).

A Personal Learning Account (PLA) is a programme for employed individuals to access funding for courses. PLA’s will allow you to gain the right skills to either change careers or progress in employment at a higher level.

To be eligible for a Personal Learning Account, individuals will need to be over 19 and living in Wales, in employment earning under £29,534 a year, or have been furloughed.

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