DC Works – Unlock Your Lifelong Potential

DC Works offers unique adult learning provision to support learners into employment, further education, professional development or future learning. Offering quality delivery and industry relationships, our diverse and learner centred courses are bespoke to support your journey.

Across the Tees Valley, we look to inspire our learners, building trust to raise aspirations and unlock your lifelong potential.


19+ years old | Employed but earning under £16,050 | In receipt of benefits (e.g. Universal Credit etc) | Not currently enrolled onto ESFA funded programmes (such as a traineeship or college study) | Live within the Tees Valley Region

*If you are not eligible, we can discuss course fees on an individual basis. For Workplace CPD we can arrange fees via a consultation.

Click HERE to visit our Learner Case Studies page to find out how our learners have Unlocked their Potential! 

Click HERE to find out more about our ‘developing you’ process.

Courses enrolment date learn from home cost* employer Linked
Level 1 Customer Service Now 2020/21 £0 Yes
Level 1 Business Administration Now 2020/21 £0  
Level 1 Retail Now 2020/21 £0 Yes
Level 1 Hospitality (Work Experience included) Now 2020/21 £0 Yes
Level 1 Taxi Logistics (Taxi Badges Fully Funded) Now Yes £0 Yes
Level 1 LGV Logistics (LGV License Fully Funded) Now Yes £0 Yes
Level 1 Intro in Health & Adult Social Care Now Yes £0 Yes
Level 1 Prep to Work in Health & Adult Social Care Now Yes £0 Yes
Entry Level 1 – Level 2 Digital Skills for Work Now Yes £0  
Entry Level 1 – Level 1 Digital Skills for Life Now Yes £0  
Emotional Well-Being Now Yes £0  
Mind over Matter Now Yes £0  
DC WORKshops Now 2020/21 £0 Yes
Essential Digital Skills September 2020 Yes £0  
Level 1 Mental Health Awareness September 2020 2020/21 £0  
Level 2 LGBT Inclusivity in H&S Care September 2020 2020/21 £0  
Level 1 Mental Wellbeing to Optimise Performance September 2020 2020/21 £0  
Parents into Work Now Yes £0  
SIA (Fully Funded) July 2020 Yes £0 Yes
Level 2 LGBT Inclusivity in Workplace September 2020 2020/21 £0  

For more information, fill out the form below, or email dcworks@darlington.ac.uk

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