Training and CPD for Businesses

HCA is proud to offer a wide range of courses and training for businesses.

Business Short Courses

Hereford College of Arts has a range of ICT & Photography courses that are offered as part of the main short course programme; these can be accessed by businesses for professional development and a completion certificate is available on request.

“Thank you so much for a great course, I really did gain a lot and it has given me the incentive to go on and try and achieve more” – comment by a Short Course Evening Student.

Tailor Made Short Courses for Businesses

Hereford College of Arts has developed a range of vocational and professional courses for local businesses and creative industries. These courses are offered within the Short Course Programme, but can also be tailor made to meet your organisation’s individual needs and delivered exclusively to your business.

Our creative ICT (Information Communication Technology) courses are particularly interesting and beneficial – such as courses offered in Adobe Photoshop, Drawing with Adobe Illustrator, Desktop Publishing with Adobe Indesign and Web Design.

For further information or to discuss how we can meet the professional development needs of your business or industry please email

“The Team found the course interesting and beneficial, each member of the team managed to learn some new features” – comment by a Business User.

One-to-One Training for Businesses / Individuals

One-to-One Training offers businesses and individuals the opportunity to access ICT training on a one-to-one basis and each session usually last 1.5 hours. Packages are available for the majority of the ICT short courses offered by the College. While these session have been designed as a one-to-one service, in some instances we can accommodate a maximum of two delegates.

All One-to-One Training is subject to availability and by individual arrangement with the Short Course & Business Development Co-ordinator, Wendy Tolley on

For further information or to discuss how we can meet your professional development needs for your business or industry please email .

Recreational Short Courses

Hereford College of Arts offers a comprehensive range of recreational art, design and media short courses during the evening and daytime. Delivered in a relaxed environment, these courses are all about learning something new and having fun!

For more information, please visit our Short Courses section of the website.