Greenwich

Learning opportunities for adults

Adult learning courses

It's never too late to learn something new. The Royal Borough of Greenwich has a wide range of education and training opportunities for all ages.

How much courses cost

There are no charges for English, maths, English for speakers of other languages (ESOL), access to employment, and family learning courses, or courses leading to an accredited qualification.

The hourly costs for other courses are:

  • Royal Borough resident - £5.55
  • Royal Borough resident on means-tested benefit - £1.50
  • Greenwich One Card holder - £5
  • residents of other boroughs - £6.80

Course providers

London South East Colleges

London South East Colleges (LSEC) provides a wide variety of courses for individuals and community groups through its adult and community learning programme.

Courses include art, catering, construction, creative crafts, English, ICT, languages, maths, personal development, self-employment skills, sewing, textiles and more.

View the LSEC range of Adult and Community Learning courses

City Lit

City Lit offers a wide range of free family learning courses and workshops in the community.

Visit the City Lit website

Community Systems

Community Systems offer one-day customer service and food safety courses.

Visit the Community Systems website

Equestrian Skills and Riding Centre

At the Royal Borough of Greenwich Equestrian Skills and Riding Centre you can study horse-related courses on a full or part-time basis.

View the equine courses on offer at the Equestrian Skills and Riding Centre

Flower Skills

Flower Skills offer a range of courses in construction skills.

View the adult courses Flower Skills offers

Greenwich Co-operative Development Agency (GCDA)

GCDA offers a range of healthy eating courses for families, and courses for people interested in starting their own business.

View the training courses on offer with GCDA

HCT Group

The HCT Group offers a wide range of specialist employability courses.

View the range of courses on offer at the HCT Group Learning Centre

Horticultural Skills Centre

The Royal Borough of Greenwich Horticultural Skills Centre provides a range of part-time leisure and interest courses in horticulture.

View the courses on offer at the Horticultural Skills Centre

Ravensbourne and Greenwich Digital Skills Centre

Ravensbourne specialises in digital media, fashion, broadcasting and design courses.

View the courses on offer at Ravensbourne

Vi-Ability

Vi-Ability provides opportunities for people of all ages to develop skills by offering training, work experience and qualifications in commercial sports management.

View the programmes on offer from Vi-Ability

Volunteer Centre Greenwich

Voluntary work can give you useful skills and experience, with hundreds of different roles available across the borough.

Visit the Volunteer Centre Greenwich website