Adult Courses

Retrain, upskill, or do something you love with our wide range of courses. Many of our courses are FREE for adults! Don't miss out on this opportunity to study with us starting in September 2024.

Retrain, upskill or do something you love

We’ve got lots of exciting courses for you and we’ve removed or reduced fees wherever we can, meaning many of our courses are free.

Whether you are looking to earn higher wages, find a new career, progress to further study, enhance your wellbeing, or meet new friends, we have something for you. Our flexible courses include part-time and evening study options to fit your schedule.

If you’re aiming to advance in your current industry or explore new opportunities, a free qualification can set you on the path to a better job. Study a Level 3 qualification with Free Courses for Jobs, linking to a wide range of sectors including accounting, health and social care, education, early years, construction, and management.

Alternatively, enhance your wellbeing and have fun by joining one of our Leisure and Wellbeing courses. These sessions are a great opportunity to do something you love while developing new skills. Welcoming and inclusive, they are suitable for all skill levels. Courses include Spanish classes, pottery, fashion, photography and more.

Apply Now for September 2024: Retrain, Upskill, or Pursue Your Passion!

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Course Fees and Discounts

You may be surprised at the many ways in which you may be eligible for free or discounted courses.

Choosing the Right Level

Find out which is the right course level for you.

Adult Courses Prospectus 2023/24

Read our adult course guide now.

Leisure and Wellbeing Courses

Learn a new skill! Fun and inclusive short courses. Subjects include pottery, painting and more.
Leisure and Wellbeing Courses

Free Essential Skills Courses

English, maths and digital skills courses to support with everyday work, life and further study.
Free Essential Skills Courses

New City Trade Skills

Get qualified quickly and effectively with our professional trade qualifications.
New City Trade Skills

Courses for Job-Seekers

Free short employability courses to support job seekers, often leading to an interview.
Courses for Job-Seekers


Available in a wide range of industries, you can gain a qualification and earn while you learn.

Find your local campus

Arbour Square Campus

Arbour Square Campus
Arbour Square
London, E1 0PT

Ardleigh Green Campus

Ardleigh Green Road,
RM11 2LL

Epping Forest Campus

Borders Lane,
IG10 3SA

Ilford Campus

9th Floor, Lynton House
255-259 High Road
Ilford IG1 1NN

Rainham Construction and Engineering

New Road,
RM13 8GP

Redbridge Campus

Chadwell Heath Lane
Chadwell Heath RM6 4XT

Tower Hamlets Campus

Poplar High Street
E14 0AF