Benefits to adults

Benefits to adults

Adults + Cardiff and Vale College = better prospects

Want to boost your earnings, train for a new job, add to your qualifications or learn new skills? Join the thousands of adult learners at Cardiff and Vale College and benefit from:

  • learning at one of a number of locations, from Cardiff City Centre to the heart of Barry, or even adult and community learning centres across the region – whichever is closer to your work or your home
  • the widest choice of courses across Cardiff and the Vale, including a huge range of professional industry courses so you can boost your work potential or train for a new career
  • specific courses designed for adults to help ease you back into education, or progress on to university, like Return to Learn and Access courses
  • a range of courses accredited by universities, you can get a Higher Education qualification and even a degree at College
  • staff who are industry experts and experienced in the subject they teach – so you benefit from their knowledge and contacts and training is relevant to your work
  • a range of financial support available to over 19s to cover the cost of the course, or even the extra cost of learning such as books or kit, childcare or travel
  • learning support, whether you have dyslexia or need more help with English and Maths
  • a supportive approach to parents or those with family commitments – including some courses taught during school hours and some on-site childcare facilities
  • programmes to help those who are unemployed gain skills and knowledge and get back into work, like the Skillbuild scheme
  • online learning programmes, so you can learn at work, at home and at anytime through your computer
  • flexible study to suit you – whether part-time in the day, in the evening, on block and day release or on flexible study
  • excellent facilities used by industry to ensure your learning experience is relevant to your career
  • helping your money go further – eat in the training restaurant, join the gym or be pampered at the hair and beauty academies, for much less than high street prices

Email info@cavc.ac.uk or call 030 30 30 10 10 for more information.