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Please note: we are experiencing intermittent issues with our phone lines which may mean we cannot take your call. If you experience any issues please email or use the contact form below. We thank you for your patience.

 Opening Hours

Blandford Adult Learning Centre – Black Lane, Blandford DT11 8SW

Mon & Tues: 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm

Thurs: 2pm to 5pm

Bournemouth Indoor Bowling Centre – Kings Park Drive, Kings Park, Bournemouth BH7 6JD

Mon to Thurs: 9:30am to 1pm

and 2pm to 4:30pm

Fri: 9:30am to 12:30pm


Dorchester Library & Learning Centre – Charles Street, Dorchester DT1 1EE

Mon to Fri: 10am to 1pm

Oakdale Centre – Wimborne Road, Oakdale, Poole BH15 3DL

Mon to Thurs: 9am to 5pm

Fri: 9am to 4:30pm

Weymouth Library & Learning Centre – Great George St, Weymouth DT4 8NN

Mon: 10am – 12:30pm and 1:30pm to 4:30pm

Fri: 9:30am to 12:30pm and 1:30pm to 4:30pm

How to Enrol

  • First choose the course or courses that you would like to take. A course information sheet will help you with this decision – find one on our list of courses or telephone 01202 123444 and request one
  • Check the information on our Finance and Course Fees page to see if you may be entitled to a Free Course or a Concessionary Fee (CF)*

Terms and conditions

Cancellation Form

If you are eligible for a Concessionary Fee (CF) or fully funded course please telephone 01202 123444 or call in to enrol.  If you are not claiming a Concessionary Fee (CF) or a fully funded course you can enrol on other courses by:

  • Telephoning 01202 123444
  • Visiting Web Enrol (card payments only, not available for CF or fully funded courses)
  • Visiting one of our centres 
  • If you require an English, Maths, Functional Skills ICT or English for Speakers of Other Languages Course you will need to apply for an admission session here.

Please see our Finance and Course Fee’s page for further details on course fees.

Where and when to enrol

If you cannot enrol online or by telephone you can visit one of the above venues at the times given.

Comments, compliments and complaints

We welcome comments, compliments and complaints and you can contact us in many ways:

We are listening – Your views are important to us

The Feedback Officer, Skills & Learning BDP,  


Oakdale Centre,

Wimborne Road,

Poole BH15 3DL

Skills & Learning also has an Appeals Procedure. The Appeals Procedure is for appeals against assessment decisions that will contribute towards an externally accredited award e.g. City and Guilds qualification.

If your complaint is regarding an assessment decision, please refer to our Appeals Procedure.

Alternatively, please fill out the form below.

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