Courses

How to enrol

Early booking is advised to ensure a place. Courses are reviewed before their start date. Should enrolments be low, Lancashire Adult Learning reserves the right to postpone or cancel such courses.

By telephone

Contact Lancashire Adult Learning:

For courses in Preston, Lancaster, Fylde, and Wyre please ring 01524 581269

For courses in Burnley, Hyndburn, Pendle, Ribble Valley, Rossendale, Chorley, West Lancashire and South Ribble please ring 0300 123 6711 or 01257 276719.

You will need to know the course name and code and your payment details. (Please note full payment is required when using this method). You will receive from us a receipt and a course information leaflet.

In person

Course Administration is open during normal office hours from Monday to Friday.  Hours vary during busy times and holiday periods.

For courses in Preston, Lancaster, Fylde, and Wyre visit The Adult College, White Cross Education Centre, Quarry Road, Lancaster LA1 3SE.

For courses in Burnley, Hyndburn, Pendle, Ribble Valley, Rossendale, Chorley, West Lancashire and South Ribble visit Lancashire College, Southport Road, Chorley, Lancashire PR7 1NB.

By post

Send details of the course you wish to attend along with a cheque made payable to Lancashire County Council for the full fee to Course Administration.

For courses in Preston, Lancaster, Fylde, and Wyre sent to The Adult College, White Cross Education Centre, Quarry Road, Lancaster LA1 3SE.

For courses in Burnley, Hyndburn, Pendle, Ribble Valley, Rossendale, Chorley, West Lancashire and South Ribble send to Lancashire College, Southport Road, Chorley, Lancashire PR7 1NB.

Payment

Payment may be made by VISA, MasterCard, Maestro, cheque or cash. If you’re eligible for fee remissions, there is a £5 minimum charge. You will be asked to provide us with evidence of benefits. See Remission of Fees below for further details. If the course or courses you enrol on cost more than £85, you can pay in two equal instalments. Different fee remission rates may apply to Learning Breaks and learndirect provision. Please contact Lancashire Adult Learning for further information.

Remission of Fees

Learners who are claiming certain income-related benefits or who are dependent on someone who is claiming may be eligible for fee remission. Refer to the Service Fee Policy document for further information.  [Please note that not all courses qualify for fee remission].

Cancellations

Course fees will be refunded less £20 administration fee if you cancel your place at least 10 working days before the start of the course. If the course fee was less than £20, the full fee is retained, but no further administration fee is charged. Lancashire Adult Learning reserves the right to postpone or cancel any course due to unforeseen circumstances or insufficient numbers. In this event the full course fee will be refunded. For conditions relating to residential learning breaks and other provision please contact Course Administration.