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Part-time courses at TMC

We offer a wide variety of part-time courses to help you to enhance your CV, progress in your career or simply try out a new hobby.

With various start dates across the year you can start immediately or book your space for later.

Studying part-time at TyneMet College means that you can take advantage of our excellent facilities including: a well-stocked library, IT workshop, free wifi across the campus, a gym, caf├ęs, a restaurant, hair and beauty salon and a floristry shop. You will also gain from all of our student support services which range from tutorial support to help with child care and course fees.

All of our part-time courses are grouped by subject area and you can find these by choosing a department in the 'vocational courses' menu.

Contact the Gateway team for more information on any of our part-time courses and for help with course fees. Many of our part-time courses are free for individuals who are eligible - for full details of eligibility criteria, contact a student advisor in the Gateway team on 0191 229 5000 or email

Part-time courses

Title Level
Metal stud partition N/A
Boarding and finishing N/A
Jointing and finishing (by hand) N/A
Jointing and finishing (mechanical) N/A
Skim finishing and basic trowel skills N/A
MF suspended ceilings N/A

Don't take our word for it

TMC has provided me with all of the help and guidance to gain the qualifications and experience I need to become a plumber. The staff are great and I’ve made loads of new friends.

Callum Burney | Diploma in Plumbing Studies

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