Courses for adults starting in January and February 2019

Start your Career Start at CANDI

Make 2019 Your Year with a FREE Course

Start the New Year with a bang and enrol on a course with us - many of our Entry Level, Level 1 or Level 2 courses are now FREE! Whether you're just starting in your career, looking to brush up your skills or striving to step up the career ladder, City and Islington College has the right course for you.

ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages)

Accounting and Bookkeeping

ICT and Web Design

Preparation for Access to Higher Education

Counselling, Health and Social Care and Child Care

Hair and Beauty

Business and Professional Services

English as a Foreign Language

English and Maths

Music

Help to pay for your course!

Entry Level, Level 1 and Level 2 Courses

Most of our Entry Level, Level 1 or Level 2 courses are now FREE to adults aged 19 and older, regardless of your age or income.

Level 3+ Courses

If you are aged 19 or over and want to study an Access to Higher Education Diploma, a Level 3 - 6 Certificate or Diploma, there is help available to fund your course.

Advanced Learner Loans:

  • are easy to apply for
  • have low rate of interest
  • don’t take your household income into account
  • don’t involve a credit check

We provide childcare facilities while you learn…

The Care to Learn scheme can help with childcare costs while you study.

What you get: You may receive up to £175 a week (deposits paid and holiday retainers).

What you need: You need to be a parent aged under 20. You can claim this benefit as long as the other parent is not available to provide childcare (e.g. if they are working) and they are not claiming Childcare Tax Credit. For more information please click here.

Adult courses explained

It is never too late to return to education.Take a look at the different options available to you to help you achieve your ambition.

Financial support for adults (aged 19+)

Are you aged 19+? Find out about fees and funding to help you during your adult learning.

Choose a course - courses for adults

Apply now - adult courses

From entry level to higher education we have the right course for you. See our adult courses.

Courses for adults  guide 2018-19

Courses For Adults Guide

Download the Courses For Adults Guide 2018-19, view the interactive guide online or order your copy

The Centre for Lifelong Learning

Centre for Lifelong Learning

On the doorstep of Finsbury Park this Centre specialises in adult education, English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Literacy and Numeracy, IT and Teacher Training.

Teacher with students

What is it like studying Access to Higher Education?

Want to know what it is like studying Access to Higher Education? Read Bernadette's story

Advanced Learner Loans

Advanced Learner Loans

If you are aged 19+ there is help available to fund your course. Take a look here.