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Adult learners can choose to study part-time, full-time, short or professional courses. Our courses are designed to fit around busy lives. You can update your skills ready for a career move, gain a qualification to get your dream job, or learn for fun with one of our leisure & hobby courses.

We offer:

  • Professional qualifications
  • Access to HE
  • Service industry & trade courses
  • Short courses in design, digital & media
  • Part-time art foundation
  • Leisure & hobby courses
  • Free courses for job seekers
  • GCSE English & maths for adults and much more…

Leisure & Hobby Courses

Learn a new language or try your hand at painting, floristry, cookery or more. Our range of leisure and hobby courses keeps growing, with even more fun and exciting courses starting soon.

Adult Professional

We offer a wide range of professional qualifications including AAT, CIPD and ILM delivered by industry experts.

Invest in yourself with our tailored study programmes which will ensure you feel inspired and motivated to unlock your potential and transform your future.

Higher Education at Brighton

We offer a number of higher education courses at other Chichester College Group Colleges including Northbrook, Worthing and Chichester.

Prepare for University with an Access to HE course

Our Access to Higher Education courses prepare you for university and are an alternative to the traditional route into undergraduate study.

We offer Access courses at our Central Campus and our focus is to encourage you to adopt the necessary academic skills to prepare you for the journey ahead.

Adult GCSEs

Whether you are looking to get your GCSE qualification or improve your confidence in English, maths or science, we can help. Our tutors are supportive, friendly and experienced. We have excellent achievement rates and will work with you to help you reach your goals.

Our GCSE courses are entirely free if you haven’t already achieved a Grade 4 (C) in your chosen subject.

More Adult Education options

FREE courses for job seekers

Our free courses for jobseekers will support you on your journey back into work. You can apply if you are aged 19+, claim benefits or earn below £20,319 (T&C’s apply).

You’ll improve your job prospects and gain new skills. Courses start throughout the year.

Click below and type word FREE when searching for courses.

Free online courses – VRQs

Make the most of these extraordinary times and gain a nationally-recognised qualification. We understand the challenges that employers, employees and the unemployed face and can offer a wide range of online courses aimed at enhancing skills and increasing knowledge, confidence and motivation.

Select from our accredited online courses in your area of work or personal interest.

English courses for speakers of other languages (ESOL)

We have a range of ESOL courses to suit all learners and levels that we run throughout the year.

These include qualification courses (Ascentis Skills for Life) from Entry to Level 2, as well as integrated skills courses to support students with literacy and employability skills. We also offer a Pre-Entry course for students with little or no literacy.