Whether you are looking to boost your employability, change the direction of your career, update your skills or simply learn something new, at Gower College Swansea we will have a part time course for you.

We realise that adult learners have many demands on their time and, for this reason, we offer a variety of flexible and short courses.

Part time courses Full time courses Higher education Apprenticeships

Update: part time courses

Unfortunately we are unable to confirm dates and times for our part time courses for 2020/21 at this moment.

Please have a browse through our courses section below where you will find a flavour of what we offer.

We are working hard to finalise the curriculum for 2020/21 ensuring that the health and safety of our students remains paramount. As soon as we are able to advertise this new curriculum with you, we will do.

We also have ongoing employability and career support available through our Better Jobs, Better Futures team.

We hope you understand and we are sorry for any inconvenience. As soon as we are in a position to share further updates, we will do.

Student support

Student services is the first contact point for information, support and advice on anything from careers advice to financial assistance. Our specialist student support staff are available at Llwyn y Bryn, Tycoch and Gorseinon campuses.

Learning support

We provide specialist support for students with additional learning needs or disabilities. We can also apply for funding if you require specialist equipment.



Our libraries have a wealth of resources and our experienced and friendly staff can provide support throughout your education.

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The Welsh language at Gower College Swansea

Gower College Swansea aims to be a bilingual college, with the Welsh language and culture central to the college ethos. We promote Welsh and bilingual learning and encourage our students to use their Welsh.

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If English is not your first language, we’ve got FREE accredited courses at different levels that can help improve your English speaking, writing and listening skills.

Find out more about ESOL courses

Improve your Basic Skills

Basic Skills

Do you struggle to help your children with their homework? Is your lack of computer skills holding you back? Do you need to improve your basic skills to move on at work? If you’ve answered yes to one or more of these questions, we have the solution for you.

Sign up to our FREE courses in English and maths skills and we can work around your needs. You can even work towards a qualification with the City and Guilds Essential Skills Wales Certificate and AGORED Cymru courses.

Funding Questions


Facing redundancy?

ReAct II helps people affected by redundancy gain new skills and encourages recruiting employers to employ a redundant worker.

Is your family income less than £18,370 a year?

The Welsh Government Learning Grant is for learners aged 19+ (eligibilty criteria applies)

Are you in the Armed Forces?

The Ministry of Defence's Enhanced Learning Credits Scheme (ELC) is an initiative to promote lifelong learning amongst members of the Armed Forces.

Are you an employer looking to upskill your staff?

You could be eligible for assistance from the Skills for Industry initiative.