Special Offer!

£10 off for any new student who enrols and pays before 20th December 2018*

And, £5 off for existing students who enrol and pay before 20th December 2018*.

Take a look at our upcoming courses and book on with these special offers!

*Applies to community learning courses costing £90 or more only. To be deemed a new student you must not have taken a course with us in 2017/18.

Upcoming education courses

We believe everyone has the potential to achieve! Have a look at our courses and talk to us if you need more information.

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Art be Creative – Intermediate TASTER

This is an opportunity to get a taste of

Teacher Training Award in Education and Training

This Level 3 qualification is an introduction to teaching,

Spanish Intermediate – Term 2

The main aim of the course is to consolidate

Art – Be Creative Improvers

A course which covers the key elements of art

Diploma in Supporting Teaching and Learning Level 3

This qualification provides learners with an in-depth understanding of

Art – Watercolour and Drawing for Beginners/Improvers

In this course you will develop a free and

Creative Writing – beginners

In the Summer you will continue to build your

AAT Diploma in Accounting Level 3

This challenging qualification follows on from the AAT Foundation

Computing for ESOL

These intensive courses are for non-native speakers of English. 

Make Your Own Christmas Wreaths

Come along and make unique Christmas wreaths to impress

Get that Job in Retail

Working with Job Centre Plus we will be putting
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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Boundary Road Closure

Dear everyone, We are a little sad to announce our site at 55 Boundary Road will be closing on July 27th, 2018. We are doing this so we can focus our activities at our main site at the fantastic PACA school on Chalky Road and the unique and wonderful Foredown Tower, both in the Mile […]

Home to top adult teaching talent

  Voted for by students, the AAT Awards recognise accountancy teachers from across the country and PACA Adult Learning tutor Paul Robbins was listed in this year’s final four. His second award nomination this year, it made him the first person ever to be shortlisted for both this and a PQ Magazine Award in the […]

Dementia Action Week

We’re taking action during #DAW2018 and sharing this story about two friends asking for help to be less scared. It is written by Alison Plaumer, a senior lecturer on the Access to Higher Education course here at PACA Adult Learning. Alison is very keen to emphasise the importance of treating the person with Dementia holistically. […]

Access to Higher Education courses

We are delighted to share some feedback from our Access to Higher Education students, one of whom is currently studying economics at the University of Bath, rated in the top 10% in the country.  “I received my first semester results a few weeks back and you’ll be pleased to know I achieved strong firsts within […]

Adult learning at Quayside Youth Centre

At the start of the academic year, we reached out into the west of the community, offering creative courses at Quayside Youth Centre in Southwick. We are pleased to report that courses are going very well. Quayside Youth Centre is a special location, a venue for all types of activities, events and parties serving local […]