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FREE online Business courses 

Get a new qualification in as little as 12 weeks.  

Online courses available in business administration, equality and diversity and management techniques to study at home when it suits you. Flexible, free and with dedicated online support.


Maximise your potential 

Business skills are key across a wide range of sectors. This means the skills you gain are transferable and can help open doors to a variety of career paths. Our courses can even help you progress in your current role or help you start your own business. 


Whether you are looking to start your career, are self employed, part of an organisation or an aspiring business owner, this course is for you. Our free business courses can help you refresh, upskill and enhance your current knowledge.  


We understand you have commitments both in and outside of the working world, which is why our courses are flexible and can be tailored to suit you. Find out more below. 



Choose a free course

Quality Management

Whether you are an individual or an employer looking to upskill your team, developing the skills and knowledge to successfully lead a team is crucial, particularly for those looking to progress themselves or their staff into management positions.

Business Essentials

These business courses will give you the knowledge you need to successfully work in a range of different environments. If you are looking to progress in your career and gain transferable skills, apply for free today. 



Wellbeing, Equality and Diversity

Whether you would like to strengthen your own knowledge, or become more socially aware, the topics below will help you progress. Explore different subjects to ensure you can be your best self. 

Courses delivered through our 24/7 online learning portal

  • Completely FREE for everyone
  • Nationally accredited qualifications
  • Flexible around family and working from home
  • Easy to use
  • Personalised support 
  • Access and support available 24/7

We understand you have commitments in your personal life, whether that be family, hobbies or simply catching up with friends. You shouldn't have to choose between education and life commitments, which is why our online platform is easy to use and accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  







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

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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.