Adult Learners & Courses
We deliver courses across the South West, enabling people to achieve their goals, move into employment and make positive changes. We have a strong team of friendly and supportive tutors who are experts at helping people grow their skills and confidence. We have an established reputation for delivering high quality training and working with individuals, communities and organisations to tailor programmes to their needs.
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If there’s a course you’d like that we’re not currently offering, or if you’d like to know about the upcoming dates for a particular course, please register your interest here.
Career & Computers
Health & Wellbeing
Family & Fun
Our fee structure: ALL of our courses are fully funded (FREE) to anyone claiming benefits, but you need to meet the criteria set by the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) who fund our courses.
To be eligible for a free course you must be:
- Aged 19+
- Unemployed and in receipt of a benefit, job seeking or working 16 hours or less a week and earning no more than £520 per month
And have lived in the UK or an EU country continuously for the last 3 years on the first day of their intended course
Anyone who hasn’t lived in the UK or EU for the required 3 years is eligible if they meet the criteria above and have been granted one of the following: (We are required to see evidence of residency in the form of visas and relevant home office documents, this is to ensure we meet our funding requirements)
- Refugee status
- Humanitarian Protection
- Indefinite Leave to enter/remain
- Discretionary Leave to enter/remain
- Leave to enter to accompany a spouse.
If you are NOT in receipt of benefits: you can still take advantage of the reduced (Co-Funded) price, as long as you are a UK resident or have been resident in an EU member state for at least 3 years.