Adult courses in Bristol

Our adult courses (for adults aged 19+) offer something for everyone. Get your next qualification or learn a new skill with City of Bristol College.

Our courses for adults include:

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Free and low-cost online courses

Looking for CPD, a change of career or additional skills?

There are over 50 short online courses you can study at home.

Short online courses
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Reach your goals with one of our courses for adults

Looking to gain employment, up-skill or start a new hobby?

Our wide range of courses include flexible study options and courses at all levels. There’s never been a better time to study.

You can explore our adult subject areas, by choosing one of the blocks above, or search all courses for adults.

When you’ve found the right course, you can enquire or apply online.

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How to fund your adult course

Your finances or employment don’t need to be a barrier to starting a course.

There are concessions available on tuition fees for many courses as well as various payment options, including Advanced Learner Loans.

You may also be able to benefit from financial support. That could be assistance with course fees, childcare, travel, equipment or study skills.

Financial support
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