Change your story

Whether you wish to continue your studies or to take those first steps back into learning after time away, our tutors have the passion and drive to make your learning a wonderful experience. We believe everyone has the potential to achieve! Have a look at our courses and talk to us if you need more information.

What could you learn?


Diploma in Supporting Teaching and Learning Level 3

This qualification provides learners with an in-depth understanding of

AAT Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping L3

This challenging qualification follows on from the Level 2

Spanish Improvers – Term 3

During this term you will learn about: talking about

AAT Diploma in Accounting Level 3

This challenging qualification follows on from the AAT Foundation

Get that Job in Customer Service

Working with Job Centre Plus we will be putting

Creative Writing – beginners

In the Summer you will continue to build your

Support Work in Schools and colleges – Level 2 Award

An introduction to the information and knowledge needed to

Introduction to Print Making

This is an exciting course which will enable you

Spanish Improvers – Term 3

During this term you will learn about: talking about

The Art of Sugarcraft

Learn to make beautiful flowers, foliage and other decorations

ESOL Entry 3 – Reading

The second term will give you the chance to
PACA Adult Learning Access to Higher Education courses in Brighton

Access to Higher Education

An Access course is a qualification that enables a person to become eligible to study at degree level. The course prepares those who would now like to go to University but for whatever reason, left school without the qualifications needed. The Access Diploma is recognised by the majority of UK universities and has no upper-age limitation. Access courses are typically one year long.

The Access pathway is suitable for those seeking Social Science related Higher Education, including degrees in Social Work, Teaching, Psychology, Sociology and Criminology, Law, Adult Nursing, Child Nursing, Paramedic Science, Midwifery, Operating Department Practice, Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy.

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Portslade Adult Learning is approved by AAT

Start your path to a new career in accounting

Are you looking to start a career in accounting or need to learn this skill for your business? Why don’t you start your career with us, students who study with us have achieved excellent results.

The AAT Accounting Qualification is universally respected and internationally recognised. Organisations such as Sainsbury’s, P&G, Morgan Stanley, the Ministry of Defence and many more continue to hire AAT qualified members for their knowledge, skills, diligence and enthusiasm, because AAT represents the highest standards of professionalism. In short, an AAT qualification is a route to some of the most in-demand skills in the world, and provides you with a professional status you can be proud of.

AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) award around 90% of all vocational qualifications in accounting, and are sponsored by the professional accounting bodies CIPFA, ICAEW, CIMA and ICAS.

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