We are passionate about helping you to achieve your ambitions and our courses are consistently recommended by students and employers.
We work closely with universities and employers to ensure that our courses are designed with your career in mind. In doing so, we ensure that you will gain the qualifications, skills and confidence you need to be successful in your chosen field.
Why choose us?
We are the number one choice for many adult learners in Essex because we offer:
- Value for money
- Dedicated, friendly teaching staff with industry experience in the subjects they teach
- Qualifications accredited by leading professional bodies
- Courses eligible for Advanced Learner Loans that don’t need to be paid back until you earn more than £25,000 per year. Even better, if you study an Access course you could effectively study for FREE!*
- Financial support, careers advice and guidance and wellbeing support
- A convenient location, located just off the A13, with free parking (subject to availability).
*Access to HE students could be eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan which will be written off by the Government once they've finished their Higher Education qualification.
Discover our courses
Access to Higher Education
The Access to Higher Education (HE) Diploma is a qualification that prepares adults aged 19 or over to study at university level.
Accounting & Business Courses for Adults
Business Skills, Secretarial, Digital Marketing, Bookkeeping and Accounting courses.
Creative Arts Courses for Adults
View our wide range of art, design, photoshop and performance courses.
Early Years & Education Courses for Adults
Discover our range of childcare, peer support and teaching qualifications
English & Maths Courses for Adults
Develop your English and Maths skills with our Functional Skills and GCSE courses.
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
Speaking & listening, reading and writing courses for people whose first language is not English.
Health & Social Care Courses for Adults
Health & Social Care courses ideal for those wanting to upskill or looking to gain employment in the sector.
Science Courses for Adults
Our courses in Applied Science & Health Science can help you in your career or progression to university.
Our Adult courses
Offering adults the chance to learn new skills and gain nationally recognised qualifications.