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Adult Learners' Week

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This years Adult Learners’ Week is on the 21st – 27th of September, and there are plenty of events you can take part in online.

Together with our partners, we’re running live masterclasses, courses and podcasts covering a range of areas. Our online learning platform is also full of free courses and tutorials that are quick, fun and easy-to-do.

There are loads of areas to choose from.

So, Get in touch to speak to an adviser,  or pick a category below and change your story, online.

Real life stories

Emma's Story

From homelessness to a Master's degree, adult learning changed Emma's life...

Joseff's Story

Joseff says learning Welsh helped him fall in love with the country...

Chloe's Story

A six-week placement led to a Traineeship for Chloe and now she's planning her degree...

Choose a category

Live Courses & Masterclasses

Throughout Adult Learners' Week 21-27 September 2020,  you can take part in a wide range of live courses. See the planned schedule now. 

Adult Learners' Week Podcast Series

Listen to the Adult Learners' Week podcast series.

Essential & employability skills

A range of courses and tutorials to improve your skills for everyday life and to help you get into work. 

Exercise, health & well-being

Achieve a healthy body & mind with our exercise, health & well-being courses. 

Making & Creating

Unlock your potential with one of our courses on creativity from our partners. 

Languages & communication

Learn a new language or improve your communication skills with confidence with one of these courses.

Digital & Technology skills

A range of courses and tutorials to develop your technical and digital literacy skills. 

Further support

Redundancy Support

Find out about the redundancy support available to you in Wales. Get help with how to move on from redundancy with confidence.

About adult and community education

Learn what's involved and the benefits of doing a course.

Rewrite your career with a Personal Learning Account

Make your success story by rewriting your career with a Personal Learning Account.

Funding your studies

Funding options available

Explore the funding available in Wales for courses and training.

Funding for Higher Education

Discover the new financial support for university students.

Funding for students with learning difficulties and disabilities

Find information on some of the funding opportunities available to support you.

Spotlight on

Learning Welsh

Find your local Welsh language course.

English for Speakers of Other Languages

Courses to improve your English language skills.


Build your confidence as well as your skills.

Change your story by speaking to an adviser

Find out about the different ways to get in touch