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Adult Education

Impending redundancy? Looking for a career change? Need a maths or English qualification? Or simply want to learn a new skill for pleasure? Make a change for the better!

Whether you're looking for a short term course to improve your job prospects, need to upgrade your skills to secure that promotion or want to step into Higher Education, we’re here to help get you on the right track. Our adult offering ranges from entry-level all the way through to higher education and is designed to boost your CV as well as your confidence!

Register for our Clearing and Higher Education Open Event on Saturday 20 August from 9.30am to 12:30pm

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We run courses at the following locations:

We run classes across all our centres and our class sizes have been adapted to meet social distancing requirements.  Please look at subject area to find out more how we are adapting courses in the current situation.

"The staff at the Learning Centre are always great, very welcoming and supportive.  Please pass my thanks on to them... I love being a student."

Course levels explained

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    Course levels explained

    Entry Level

    Entry level Awards, Certificates and Diplomas. Foundation Learning, Functional Skills, ESOL and Essential Digital Skills Qualifications (EDSQ) at Entry level

    Level 1

    GCSE grades 1-3, BTEC Awards, Certificates and Diplomas at Level 1. NVQ level 1. Functional Skills, ESOL and Essential Digital Skills Qualifications (EDSQ) at Level 1

    Level 2

    GCSE grades 4-9 . BTEC Awards, Certificates and Diplomas at Level 2. NVQ level 2. Functional Skills, ESOL at level 2

    Level 3

    Access to Higher Education Diplomas, A-levels, T-levels, Apprenticeships, BTEC Subsidiary and Extended Diplomas, NVQ Level 3 

    Level 4

    Foundation Degree (Year 1), Higher Apprenticeship, Degree Apprenticeship, HNC, Professional Qualifications, Certificate in Higher Education 

    Level 5

    Foundation Degree (Year 2), Higher Apprenticeship, Degree Apprenticeship, Professional Qualifications 

    Level 6

    Honours Degree, Degree Apprenticeship 


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