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News, activities and events
Look out for our additions to our existing programme.
January and February sees the fresh new starts of the current offer
- which provides great opportunities for new learners to
start. To complement this programme we have a new range of
tasters and short courses to inspire new hobbies and interests.
These include, Photography, Drawing & Painting, Millinery,
bespoke Creative Writing workshops and opportunities to come and
try a new language.
Please check the course finder for all updates.
What to look out for in Spring and Summer
Easter Holidays Activities
Festival of Learning - large offer of exciting free sessions,
taking place in inspiring locations across Medway - throughout
Dickens Festival 2017 - 9th-11th June
Our NEW 2016-17
Courses Directory has been released
We've just released our new Course Directory
for 2016-17. To find a course to open a new chapter in your
life, from new skills and qualifications to new friends and
experiences, download our new course directory showing our
latest available courses here at MACLS.
You can pick up our 2016-17
course directory from all adult learning
Libraries, leisure centres and various community
New ways of working
Over the past 10 months we have developed a number of
apprenticeship offers which will help employers to meet the
training needs of the new trainees. For
further details visit our Apprenticeship page.
Support for those seeking employment
If you have been made redundant recently or are at risk of
redundancy in the near future, we can support you with courses
especially designed to get you back into work as soon as possible.
For further details visit our Employability page.
If you are already out of work and feeling discouraged by the
shortage of opportunities, a brush up on your skills would enable
you to be more successful at getting interviews, see
programme to get you started on the pathway to success.
Skills training for those in work
The workplace these days is a rapidly changing environment and
it pays to maintain your skills and gain qualifications you always
wish you’d had. Our Skills for Work programme offers a wide range
of work-related training from short courses through to NVQs and
other qualifications. For further details visit
our Qualifications and skills for work page.
If you need GCSE English or maths to take your training options
forward into higher education or other professional avenues please,
visit our GCSE
page for further information. GCSEs in English and maths
are free to those who have not yet achieved above a D grade in
Course Finder directory
Use course finder to
either search for courses available or check the times, dates and
locations of courses you’re interested in. You can also read,
download or print off course information sheets for more in-depth
information about the courses you’re interested in.
Improving access to learning
Medway Adult Education is committed to equal opportunities,
changing attitudes and behaviour and improving access to learning
opportunities and the levels of achievement of all groups,
individuals and communities.
Find out more about:
Medway Adult Education - working in partnership
with the Skills Funding Agency and Young People's Learning