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Skills & Learning provide rewarding and enjoyable learning courses in Dorset to improve your confidence, wellbeing and take your skills to the next level.

Since 2013, we have worked with over 33,500 learners to provide a meaningful and worthwhile learning experience. We pride ourselves on our service and offer many benefits to our learners, including support throughout the course and enrichment opportunities to enhance your learning.

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Over 25 subject areas to choose from

We offer so much, from Arts & Crafts courses to help you be creative or start a new side hustle, to Maths & English courses to help you gain vital skills for your career. Choose from courses to help you gain qualifications, let your creativity flourish, or gain skills to use everyday – the choice is yours! Explore our subjects today.

Adult Education Inspiration

Check out our latest blog posts below for inspiring learner stories, news, and much more.

Poole Lollipop Lady is Guiding Adults Towards Better Maths

A Poole lollipop lady who has been helping children cross the roads for 36 years is now guiding herself and other adults towards better maths skills.  …

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Building Confidence with Numbers: Meet the Newest Members of the Multiply Team!

We’re delighted to welcome two new members to the Skills & Learning Multiply team!Firstly, we’d like to introduce our newest tutor, Kellie Bird. Kellie brings a …

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Skills & Learning Scores Big with Executive Regional Partnership at AFC Bournemouth!

We are proud to announce that Skills & Learning Adult Community Education, the leading provider of adult education in Dorset, is now an Executive Regional Partner of Prem…

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