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Jul
18

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 […]

By Meghan Fenn | News
Jun
06

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 […]

By Meghan Fenn | News . Promotion
May
23

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. […]

By Meghan Fenn | News
Mar
29

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 […]

By Meghan Fenn | Academic . Courses
Mar
28

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 […]

By Meghan Fenn | Courses . News

More Progression Opportunities at PACA Adult Learning

Any students who are considering applying for the Access to Social Science or Access to Health courses, the next information and interview session is on 7-3-2018 at 2pm. Please let us know if you would like to attend (see below). Interview Session Foredown Tower, Wednesday 7-3-2018, 14.00 14.00 Welcome and outline of the course: Michele […]

By akamr | News
Jan
04

Progression Opportunities at PACA Adult Learning

Any students who are considering applying for the Access to Social Science or Access to Health courses, the next information and interview session is on 10-01-2018 at 2pm. Please let us know if you would like to attend (see below). Interview Session Foredown Tower, Wednesday 10-01-2018, 14.00 14.00 Welcome and outline of the course: Michele […]

By akamr | News
Dec
19

Christmas Holiday

We would like to remind all our visitors that our offices will be closed from 21/12/17 until 2/1/18. There will be an early closure on Wednesday the 20th of December, also. Merry Christmas, and a Happy New Year from everyone at PACA Adult Learning!

By akamr | News
Nov
22

A Success Story

At PACA Adult Learning we love to hear news from our students, especially those stories of success. We’ve just gotten some great feedback from James, who studied with us in 2016 and is now in Higher Education. The theory and skills learnt on the Level 2 Helping Skills Course have been an invaluable resource. Not […]

By akamr | News
Nov
01

Advanced Qualification for Teaching Assistants in Schools and Colleges

We will be holding an information session for the L4 Advanced Qualification for Teaching Assistants in Schools and Colleges which will start in January 2018. The session will be at 7pm on Wednesday the 15th of November, in the Hub at PACA Chalky Road. For more information please email s.hart@paca.uk.com.

By akamr | News
Jun
28

Thanks to our Art Students!

PACA Adult Learning would like to thank our Art Be Creative students for their wonderful display of paintings. We’ve added some pictures below, but why not join the course and see the real thing?

By akamr | Uncategorized
May
25

FREE Taster Classes in June/July

As a way of celebrating our wonderful and diverse range of Adult Learning classes , we would like to offer you a FREE taster class in June/July. Perhaps you can try something new or just have another FREE class of a subject you are already studying with us! In any case, we suggest you call […]

By akamr | News
May
10

NEW Distance Learning Access to Health Studies and Social Care

PACA, in partnership with Health Champions Training, have a new flexible route for students to get to University! The course will have a mix of evening tutorials, Saturday workshops and online workbooks. It is suitable for students wishing to go to university to study a range of health and social care professions such as nursing, midwifery, occupational […]

By akamr | News
Apr
13

SALE – UNDERSTANDING DEMENTIA

We have a limited-time offer on our Understanding Dementia course. This course was £500 but the last few places are now reduced to £250 This offer is for this course only and is unlikely to be repeated. Don’t miss out, last few places so grab one now! Please e-mail: S.Hart@paca.uk.com or phone 01273 422632 to check for funding […]

By akamr | News

Book on to our Learn SEO workshop

Book on to our Learn SEO workshop Date: Tuesday July 25th Time: 10am to 1pm Location: Portslade Learning Centre, 55 Boundary Road, Portslade BN3 4EF This workshop is being held in conjunction with Shake It Up Creative and is for business owners who have websites and company employees who hold a marketing or IT role and […]

By akamr | Uncategorized
Apr
05

Looking for inspiration? Read this from one of our students on the power of studying at PACA

We were so pleased to receive this message from one of our students! Learning at PACA Adult Learning can really transform lives. This message was from a student who studied on our Photography Self Health course.  The following is published with permission of the student:

By akamr | News
Mar
09

Congratulations to Lisa Goodman

Everyone here at PACA Adult Learning would like to pass on their congratulations to Lisa Goodman, who has just been accepted at the University of Nottingham on a highly competitive course: BSc Humanistic Counselling Practice! Lisa has just passed the Access course. She started a few years ago at PACA doing mental health 1 and […]

By akamr | News
Mar
08

PACA Adult Learning is enrolling now for Access to University Courses

Access courses are a great way for Adults who perhaps didn’t achieve their academic potential first time or might not have what they think are the right qualifications such as A levels to make their dream of university a reality. Come and talk to us: we have many students – who never thought they could […]

By akamr | News
Mar
07

New Vacancy – Internal Quality Assessor (Creative and Digital Media)

PACA Adult Learning is looking for a part time sessional / ad-hoc Internal Quality Assessor in Creative and Digital Media. To get more information, please click here.

By akamr | News
Feb
27

Marketing and SEO Workshops

Fantastic FREE opportunity to get expert business advice to take your business to the next level with our partners Shake it Up Creative. Come along to Portslade Learning Centre, 55 Boundary Road. Free, drop-in help with websites, WordPress, design, marketing, search engine optimisation (SEO), copywriting, email campaigns, video editing and social media Hands-on help – don’t […]

By akamr | News
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