Courses for you

  • 3D Design A Level

    School Leavers (16-18)

    A Level 3D Design is a two year course which will give you the opportunity to explore materials and create three dimensional work using a broad range of materials and techniques. Students who enjoy and successfully complete this subject typically progress onto art and design related degrees.

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  • Art & Design UAL Level 2

    School Leavers (16-18)

    Over a one year course you will develop a range of practical skills and techniques including drawing, painting, mixed media, print and 3D. Many students who enjoy and successfully complete this course progress onto the L3 in Art and Design or Graphics.

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  • Art & Design UAL Level 3

    School Leavers (16-18)

    Over a two year course you will initially develop a broad range of practical skills and techniques within the areas of fine art, 3D, graphics, photography, textiles and contextual studies. Following this, you will then select an area in which to specialise in, where you will gain more advanced skills and knowledge, supporting successful progression into further study or employment within the field of art and design.

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  • Catering Level 2 Apprenticeship - Commis Chef

    Adults (18+),
    School Leavers (16-18)

    This course enables Apprentices to gain a qualification that relates directly to the hospitality industry. The dynamics of the course means that the Apprentice can gain professional skills in a variety of kitchen areas. The variety of units allows the qualification to be tailor-made to suit the Apprentice and employer. The Level 3 course provides experience of Professional Cookery at a supervisory level, together with a qualification directly suited to the catering and hospitality industry.

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  • Certificate in Education & PGCE (Post-Graduate Certificate in Education)

    Adults (18+)

    Our programmes are validated by the University of Central Lancashire and offer a sound introduction to teaching, giving you an integrated overview of teaching theory and practice. The courses are ideal if you are looking to start a career in teaching or already work as a teacher but do not have a teaching qualification. You may also be able to undertake your teaching practice at Runshaw College.

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  • Chef Diploma & Food and Beverage Services Level 2

    School Leavers (16-18)

    Over a one year course you will develop a range of practical skills and theoretical knowledge in the areas of food preparation and cooking and food and beverage service. You will gain work experience externally and also in the College’s award winning Foxholes restaurant. Many students who enjoy and successfully complete their City and Guilds L2 Food and Beverage qualification progress onto the L2 Chef Diploma or employment in the hospitality industry.

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  • Fine Art A Level

    School Leavers (16-18)

    A Level Fine Art is a two year course which will give you the opportunity to work in a range of media and to explore painting, drawing and print making. Students who enjoy and successfully complete this subject typically progress onto art and design related degrees.

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  • Foundation Diploma in Art & Design

    Adults (18+),
    School Leavers (16-18)

    The Foundation Diploma in Art & Design is an intensive one year course. It is primarily designed to bridge the gap between Sixth Form and University studies, supporting progression to a subject specialist art and design programme at Art College, or to an Honours or Foundation Degree at University.

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  • Foundation Diploma in Art & Design

    School Leavers (16-18)

    Our Foundation Diploma in Art & Design is an intensive one year course. It is primarily designed to bridge the gap between Sixth Form and University studies, supporting progression to a subject specialist art and design programme at Art College, or to an Honours Degree at University.

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  • Graphic Communication A Level

    School Leavers (16-18)

    A Level Graphic Communication is a two year course which will give you the opportunity to investigate the main areas of graphic design ranging from advertising to historical and contextual studies in graphic design. Students who enjoy and successfully complete this subject typically progress onto art and design related degrees.

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  • Graphic Design UAL Level 3

    School Leavers (16-18)

    Over a two year course you will develop a broad range of practical skills and techniques using traditional art materials as well as digital software such as Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator; you will develop confidence using Apple Macs, working to industry standard. Students who enjoy and successfully complete this course will progress onto further study or employment within the field of graphic design.

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  • Hospitality Level 2 - Hospitality Team Member

    Adults (18+),
    School Leavers (16-18)

    A hospitality team member can work in a range of establishments, for example bars, restaurants, cafés, conference centres, banqueting venues, hotels or contract caterers. The most important part of the role is developing fantastic ‘hospitality’ skills and knowledge such as recognising customer needs and working as part of a team to ensure that every customer feels welcomed and looked after.

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  • Hospitality Level 3 Apprenticeship - Hospitality Supervisor

    Adults (18+),
    School Leavers (16-18)

    This course enables the Apprentice to gain understanding, experience and a qualification that is directly suited to the catering and hospitality industry. The course content enables the Apprentice to gain invaluable professional skills in various departments in hotel, restaurant and kitchen environments. The variety of units means that the qualification can be tailor made to suit the Apprentice which will not only benefit the organisation but also the individual.

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  • Management of Events & Hospitality BTEC Level 3

    School Leavers (16-18)

    Over a two year course you will develop a range of practical skills and theoretical knowledge in the areas of hospitality and catering management. You will gain work experience externally and also in the college’s award winning Foxholes restaurant. Many students who enjoy and successfully complete this qualification progress onto Higher Education or employment in the hospitality industry.

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  • Photography A Level

    School Leavers (16-18)

    A Level Photography is a two year course which will give you the opportunity to form a personal enquiry and expression using the selection and manipulation of images. Students who enjoy and successfully complete this subject typically progress onto Photography or art and design related degrees.

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