Free* adult learning that helps you progress at work

Fircroft College is committed to providing adults with an excellent learning environment that helps them succeed, meet personal goals, progress at work or change careers

Working and studying need not be an unattainable dream; you can do both in our supportive and relaxed environment. Our courses are designed for adult learners just like you. No previous qualifications are required.

You will benefit from:

  • An adult environment
  • Intensive, short courses that allow you to maximise your time
  • Evening and weekend courses, with residential options available
  • Affordable courses (*you may be entitled to learn with us for free if you earn under £15,736.50)
  • You can pick and mix to create a personalised programme
  • Careers advice from our Information, Advice and Guidance team who have a wealth of information on the labour market

You may want to find out more about our short courses; we have 200+ courses to choose from that help you progress in your current role or change direction including:

  • Coping with Stress
  • Introduction to Mentoring
  • Introduction to Coaching Skills
  • Skills at Work
  • Public Speaking and Presentation Skills
  • IT for the Workplace
  • And many others.

Our specialisms

  • People come to us from all sectors. We have particular expertise in the voluntary and social care sectors  
  • We also offer a number of courses that are perfect for those looking to take on more responsibility and gain promotion as managers

Want to find out more?

Register your interest in our next Open Day on Saturday June 29th. The session runs from 10am until 1pm. This is a great starting point, and even if you don't find a course at Fircroft, our Guidance team will be able to point you in the right direction of a course and college that is suitable.