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Our impact


Short course learners in the last 3 years


Pass rate achieved for the last 3 years


Of our 2017/18 intake are unemployed or from a disadvantaged background

Courses starting in January

Enrol now for courses starting in January 2019💪. We have over 200 courses to help support your personal, educational or employability goals. The college is close to Birmingham city centre and provides a unique learning experience. Find out more 👉


Author: Fircroft College

Coping with Stress

You will learn about the symptoms, causes and effects of stress, and different ways of coping with stress.


Author: Naomi Minto

Bespoke Training

We offer high quality training sessions to meet the needs of your organisation.


Author: Chris Bauer

Conference Facilities

Fircroft College of Adult Education is the perfect venue for your next meeting or event.


Author: Chris Bauer


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Our Blogs

  • Student Blog: Chris's journey -moving from 'can't do' to 'can do'

    Before attending Fircroft I didn’t’ have much confidence in my ability’s to learn new skills and be in an educational environment I never found school easy.... Read more

  • Leading change

    Fircroft College was shortlisted by CIPD for “Best Change Initiative” . Read more here. Read more

  • 5 Ways Mentoring Changes Lives

    Fircroft offers a fantastic Mentoring course aimed at volunteers who may be working in support roles, or people in employment. Take a look at our latest log post to find out 5 ways that mentoring affects the lives of both the mentor and the mentee. Read more


  • Fircroft College shortlisted for two awards at the Tes FE School Awards 2019

    The most outstanding individuals and institutions that the FE sector has to offer have been recognised in the shortlist for the 2019 Tes FE Awards. It's been revealed that Fircroft College has been shortlisted for the ‘Professional services team of the year’ and ‘Adult and community learning provider of the year’ award. Read more

  • Fircroft College Opens New Reception

    Steve McCabe, MP for Selly Oak constituency joined Dr. Cheryl Turner, Chair of Fircroft Governing Body and Mel Lenehan, CEO and Principal of Fircroft College, to officially open the new receptionat Fircroft College. Read more

  • UK Adult Residential Colleges celebrate ‘Love our Colleges Week’

    Fircroft, Ruskin and Norther Colleges are joining fellow Colleges across the UK this week to celebrate ‘Love your Colleges’ week and the transformative impact of residential education on individuals and local communities Read more