Adult Skills Training and Employment (ASTE)

Darlington College’s ASTE team offer a 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 with high quality adult learning on your doorstep.


19+ years old | Employed but earning under £17,374.50 | 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.


Skills Bootcamps

ASTE Courses

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Adult Skills, Training and Employment

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