Adult Learning Courses - Solihull College - woman studying

It is never too late to change your career and learn new skills which is why Solihull College offers a range of adult learning courses Birmingham delivered through a variety of channels.

Whether you are looking to start an exciting new career, get a promotion at work or even start your own business, we offer a wide range of full and part-time adult learning courses at convenient times and locations, including learning from home online

Our courses for adult learning are designed to suit your life, your interests, and your career ambitions no matter what your age, background, or experience.  They are designed to help you gain confidence, step into employment, update your skills and improve your employment opportunities, including support to develop your CV, ensuring you are prepared for job searching and interviews where required. We offer English, Maths, and IT and a range of functional skills and vocational courses including university-level courses so there is definitely something for everyone.


Adult Learning Courses Birmingham Support

We know it can be daunting returning back to education in adulthood, that is why we have a range of support services to help you make the right choice about what course to study.

For adult learning courses in Birmingham, we have a wide choice of learning options available from apprenticeships to foundation degrees, short specialist courses to management and professional courses. Our aim is to offer flexible study programmes so you can fit your adult learning in with your busy work and home life.


University Level Courses for Adult Learning

One of our adult learning courses in Birmingham includes our own higher-level programmes where you can study on courses offered in partnership with top universities including Oxford Brookes, Northampton, Newman, and Coventry as well as the college’s own provision.

Programmes available include HNCs, HNDs, Foundation, top-up, and Bachelor’s Degrees developed with the help of industry across a variety of exciting subject areas.

Our competitive fees compared with many other universities offers you the chance to stay local and save thousands on your degree.


Learn From Home

At Solihull College we understand that fitting learning into your current lifestyle can be difficult, especially if you are currently working.   Our adult learning courses in Birmingham are available all year round and with 24/7 access to course materials so you can study at any time of the day from the comfort of your own home.

With our online courses, you do not require any entry qualifications meaning no previous qualifications are needed to take our courses.


You do not need to have just left school to become an apprentice, we have an array of apprenticeships for all ages and are a great way for adult learners to retrain for a new career.  Whatever destination you set your sights on, Solihull College will help you get there. All you need is to be living in England and not taking part in full-time education already.

One of the benefits of choosing an apprenticeship as one of our adult learning courses in Birmingham is you get the best of both worlds by getting paid while you learn so you learn the skills and gain the knowledge for your chosen profession, whilst working and earning a wage at the same time.


Management and Professional Courses

Our management and professional courses offer you the opportunity to enhance and develop the skills and knowledge that will help you achieve career success, whether you want to take your first steps into management or the opportunity to have your experience recognised.  We offer both full-time and part-time study options for adult learning, enabling you to fit studying around your current work and lifestyle.


If you are interested in enrolling in one of our adult learning courses on Birmingham, then get in touch with Solihull College today.  We have a range of courses and qualifications for all levels, tailored to offer something suitable for everyone.

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