Leicester College - Adult Education Evening

The below information has been taken from the Leicester College website.

Join us for our Adult Education Open Evening from 4 pm – 6:30 pm on Tuesday 22 February 2022. The FREE event will be held at our Abbey Park Campus and will also include our Get the Job Fair.

If you’re looking for a career change or want to get back into education to improve your work prospects then this is the event you need to attend!

The event will showcase our full range of opportunities across part-time hobby courses, entry-level to level 3 courses, access to education courses, professional training, higher education, and apprenticeships.

There will also be representatives available on the evening from the College’s Welfare, Finance, and Careers teams to speak directly to you about returning to education, options, and finances.

Course areas covered at the event will include:

• Accounting
• Access to Higher Education
• Apprenticeships
• Art, Design, and Graphics
• Beauty Therapy and Artistic Makeup
• Brickwork and Plastering
• Built Environment and Construction
• Business and Management
• Carpentry and Joinery
• Childcare
• Computing
• Electrical Installation
• Engineering
• ESOL (English Speakers of Other Languages)
• Fashion, Footwear, and Upholstery
• GCSEs for Adults and Functional Skills
• Hairdressing
• Hospitality and Catering
• Maths Functional Skills
• English Functional Skills
• Motor Vehicle
• Music and Sound Technology
• Painting and Decorating
• Performing Arts
• Plumbing and Gas
• Science, Social science, and Humanities
• Skills for Work
• Sports and Fitness
• Teacher Training
• Travel and Tourism
• Uniformed Public Services
• Video and Photography

Adults who earn up to £17,374 can benefit from free adult courses* up to and including level 2 courses. Leicester College also offers Advanced learner loans to anyone 19+ to assist with course fees for levels 3, 4, 5, or 6*. Partial or full loans are available and will only need to be paid back after completing the course and when earning over £27,228 per annum.
*Eligibility criteria applies

If you’re interested in our adult courses, book your place and come visit us!

Covid Notice: Please note we will be following national COVID-19 guidance on the day and this can be subject to change last minute and we reserve the right to refuse entry if the guidance is not followed.

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