Portslade undergraduate beats over 2000 adult learners to become Laser Learning Award Runner-Up

Laser Learning Awards (LASER) is an international awarding organisation regulated by Ofqual to offer qualifications.  LASER promotes widening participation, social inclusion, employer engagement and lifetime learning for all.  This Autumn, two adult learning students from PACA Adult Learning were shortlisted for its Outstanding Commitment to Study Access Prize and Lance Robinson has been announced as […]

By Meghan Fenn | Academic . Courses . News

Access to HE – A positive learning experience and inspirational story

Alexadria Best undertook our Access to Higher Education programme and graduated from Sussex University with a degree in Social Work. She is studying for her Masters in Criminal Law and Criminology and is currently teaching Counselling level 2 here at PACA Adult Learning.  Alexandria is happy to share her story to inspire others: “My early […]

By Meghan Fenn | Academic . Courses

Our ‘grown-up’ students prove it’s never too late to succeed

This summer it wasn’t only 15 and 16 year olds receiving their GCSE results, over 150,000* over 16s sat GCSEs at the end of the last academic year and we are still beaming with pride having seen 100% of our students awarded grade 3 or above in both English and Maths.  We know that adults […]

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Leading the way in adult education

Portslade Adult Learning, located at Chalky Road and Foredown Tower, Portslade, has set a new record for its academic results and appears to be leading the way in adult education. Across the 2017-18 academic year, the college achieved a 95.2% average student achievement rate, with 32 of its courses hitting the full 100%. Feedback figures […]

By Meghan Fenn | Academic . News

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