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English at Skills and Learning Adult Community Education

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At Skills and Learning Adult Community Education, we offer courses across Dorset in over 20 subject areas including learning for leisure, vocational courses to help you with work and much more. To find out more, please visit our website. 

If you want to improve your English skills for work, further study, to support your children with their homework, or to simply make everyday life a bit easier, then you've come to the right place.

  • New qualifications - At Skills and Learning, we offer a range of qualifications to suit all abilities, including portfolio-based units, stepping-stone assessments, Functional Skills and GCSE.
  • More confidence for communication - Developing your reading, writing, and speaking and listening skills can help give you confidence when communicating at work, in interviews or in everyday situations.
  • New job prospects - Gaining qualifications and skills can help you improve your job prospects and open up new opportunities and pathways.

For more information, and to enrol, please visit English - Skills & Learning Adult Community Education (

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Venue/Contact Details
Poole Adult Learning Centre
Dolphin Centre
BH15 1SZ
Area coverage
Pan Dorset
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  • Refreshment / Snacks
  • Toilet Available
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Accessible Toilet
  • Car Parking
Times and Costs
Opening times:
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Further opening details:
  • Evening
  • Afternoon
  • Morning
  • Daily
  • All Year Round
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Ages, Booking Details and Referral Information
Booking Information:
Booking is required.