Type of Course

  • Young Apprenticeships
  • Apprenticeships
  • Advanced Apprenticeships
  • Work Place Learning
  • ICT
  • 14 - 19 Diplomas
  • Jobcentre Plus

Occupational Areas

  • Accountancy
  • Catering and Hospitality
  • Early Years Care
  • Business Programmes
  • Management
  • Skills for Life
  • Returning to Work


  • First College
  • First College
  • First College


First College provides high quality training and national qualifications many of which are delivered in a work based environment. We offer independent information and advice to people of all ages who want to make positive changes in their life through learning.

Our courses cover a wide range of occupational areas and levels up to NVQ level seven.

Many of our learning programmes are work based but if you are not currently in employment we can help you find a job or placement to enable you to complete the qualification you are working towards.


  1. Spilsby Young Farmers


    Twelve young people aged between 13 and 25 from The Spilsby Young Farmers Club came along to a cookery evening at Skegness First College this month. Tutors Julie Middleton, Chris Trinder and Julie Cartwright gave a talk on all of...
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  2. Christmas Cookery Course

    Our ever popular Christmas Cookery courses are running at our North Parade Centre in Skegness on 26th November, 3rd and 10th December 6pm - 8:30pm. Learn how to add that special touch to your festive feasts. Demonstrations and practical...
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  3. Short Courses - Forthcoming Dates

    Short Courses


    First College provide a number of short courses usually run over one day. These are classroom based courses run...
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  4. AAT Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping Course

    New Course! AAT Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping - learn how to process bookkeeping transactions and control accounts, journals and banking systems. The 12 week course starts 24 September at North Parade Skegness 5 - 7pm or 25...
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  5. Basic ICT Training Course

    New Course starting in September!!! Basic ICT Training ... Learn how to surf the internet, use ebay, transfer photos from your camera / phone to your computer, use Facebook and Twitter, and create a basic webpage! Whatever your age...
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  6. Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools

    Are you unemployed and interested in working in a school?

    Or are you volunteering in a school?


    We are now offering Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools


    This course is FREE and is being delivered one day a week for 12...
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  7. The Lincolnshire and Rutland Skills Awards 2013

    The Lincolnshire and Rutland Skills Awards 2013 Winners Announced!

    The Showroom
    in Lincoln was the venue for the fourth prestigious Lincolnshire & Rutland
    Skills Awards, a celebration of the successful commitment of individuals and
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  8. Taste of Lincolnshire Event

    Better than alright, Jack

    by Laura Stuart-Cook

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  9. Apprenticeship Week Success

    The Apprenticeship week 11 - 15th March 2013 proved a success at First College.

    Our newly appointed Business Administration Apprentice Alex Rees arranged a number of events during Apprenticeship week including 2 very useful Learner forums, where potential learners were able to gain...
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  10. Hospitality Units for the Unemployed

    Hospitality Level 1 Units for the Unemployed

    Are you aged over 19 and currently unemployed? Would you like to learn how to bake bread, prepare and cook meat and poultry, vegetables and pasta? Gain confidence to apply for jobs in the Hospitality industry?

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