THE Nelson and Colne College Group is holding adult advice events at its centre this week.

Anyone seeking to improve their professional skills can take part in a range of short-course qualifications at Nelson and Colne College and Accrington and Rossendale College.

Courses include hair and beauty, construction, business, engineering and sport and leisure.

The advice events will take place at Nelson and Colne College on Tuesday between 5pm and 7pm, The Waterside Centre in Accrington on Wednesday, from 11am to 3pm, and Accrington and Rossendale College on Thursday 5pm and 7pm.

Principal of the Nelson and Colne College Group Amanda Melton said: “Whether you are looking to develop your professional credentials for employment, want a change of career, or simply want to continue to invest in your professional development, we have a range of adult Professional Skills qualifications to meet your needs.

“Our offer is broad, across a number of industry areas and varying levels, to include, professional and technical qualifications such as hairdressing or health awareness, university level qualifications such as HNC/Ds and degrees, as well as a wide range of higher apprenticeships."