Skip to content

Skills Bootcamps are Back

Fully fundedflexible and fast tracked. If you’re aged 19 and over, looking to change sectors or progress in your current industry, a Skills Bootcamp could be your next step.

Free Online Courses

If you' re looking to expand your skillset or you're an employer wanting to upskill your team, check out our courses in business, healthcare and wellbeing. 

Math and English: free online courses

Maths and English skills are required across all industries. Our brand new online courses will get you get up to speed with maths and English.

Shift your future

Teaching and training roles available for engineers and tradespeople. £4,000 joining incentive payment available.

Open Evenings: 16 - 25 January

Say hello to learning that works. With cutting-edge facilities and expert lecturers, hear how we prepare you for the future will skills that businesses truly need.

Sylvester Ghanney


Electronic and Electrical Engineering

Read My Story

Amelia Thomas

HND (Level 5)

Digital Forensics and Cyber Security

Read My Story

Naoki Onimaru

Applied Technology BSC

Film Production

Read My Story

Ella Cash



Read My Story

Matthew Cooper


Theatrical Production

Read My Story

Gemma Curtis

Foundation Degree


Read My Story


Level 2


Read My Story

Olivia Simpson


Fashion and Textiles

Read My Story

Lahiba Saeed

Level 3


Read My Story

Katie Mawdesley

Level 2


Read My Story

Benji Bradshaw

T Level

Adult Nursing

Read My Story

Jess Hands

Level 2

Motor Vehicle

Read My Story

Jess Hopkins

Foundation Degree

Early Years

Read My Story

Taylor Watson

Degree Apprenticeship (Level 6)

Cyber Security

Read My Story

Kamran Delsetan



Read My Story

Kyle Anderson

Level 3


Read My Story

Deniqua Williams

Level 3

Health and Social Care

Read My Story

Georgina Wilson

Level 2

Beauty Therapy

Read My Story

Open Evenings

View allopen days
Monday 16 January 5:00 - 8:00 pm Gloucester
Monday 23 January 5:00 - 8:00 pm Forest of Dean
Wednesday 25 January 5:00 - 8:00 pm Cheltenham

Term Dates

View all
Term 1 Starts 7 September 2022 Ends 21 October 2022
Term 2 Starts 31 October 2022 Ends 14 December 2022
Term 3 Starts 3 January 2023 Ends 17 February 2023

Learning That Works

At GC we make people more employable. Our students leave us with the skills employers love! Discover how GC has learning that truly works.

Great Staff, Great Facilities

Our expert teachers, caring support staff and high standard facilities make GC a great place to learn and work. If you'd like to be part of the team please check our jobs list.

Education That Pays

At GC you can earn while you learn by taking one of our Apprenticeships. We can also help employers take on apprentices and provide bespoke training for your current staff.

Aged 16-24 and Want To Work?

Traineeships provide work experience to help you get your dream job or apprenticeship.


Latest News and Events

Visit our News and Events pages to hear the latest news from the College and find out when we’re holding our next Open Evenings, Parent Information Sessions and other events.

A large group of adults in a classroom

Adult Education at Gloucestershire College

At GC, we firmly believe that learning never stops. We are passionate about offering courses to adults across a range of different sectors that are flexible and work around them. Regardless of where you currently are in your career, we have entry level, progression pathways and management courses available.

Lecturer teaching adult students in a classroom using a whiteboard

Can I use the Apprenticeship Levy to train my existing staff?

The short answer is yes, but you need to do it the right way.

Gloucestershire College

Build Your Future Here

Find your perfect course...

Find a course

Still wondering what career you'd like and how you're going to get there? Call us on 0345 155 2020 - it's about time we had a chat about your future...


Why Gloucestershire College?

We guide any ambitious and motivated person on their journey through education and their career, by providing the right environment that encourages and nurtures individual talents.

Our industry-standard facilities and experienced teaching team provide our students with the skills businesses truly need.

We are here to help

0345 155 2020

90% of students would recommend GC and 95% said that the teaching on their course was good.

Ofsted has rated us good.

  • We offer industry relevant facilities
  • Our lecturers are passionate subject specialists
  • Employers value our students' skills

We'll look after you. We have dedicated teams to help you and a great Learning Mentor scheme.