How can adult education help you?

Return to study and develop your passion

Adult courses play an important role in promoting lifelong learning and personal development whilst benefiting society as a whole. Our vocational training and leisure courses are designed to support you reach your goals and passions, enriching your life by achieving higher levels of self-fulfilment and broader professional opportunities. Discover our wide range of courses and take your next step in learning, creating, and earning.

Funding and Support
If you are studying a full-time Further Education study programme at Cornwall College and your household income is below £28,000 per year you could be eligible for financial support with your studies.  … Find out more

Some of the professional training courses available at Bicton College

National Water Hygiene (EUSR)

Adult Employer Training Leisure and Professional
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – ½ Day   |   Full-time
  • Level – Professional Qualification
  • Available Starts – As required
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Introduction to Neuromuscular skeletal therapies for exotic and non-domestic animals

Adult
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 6 hours face to face delivery – 4 hours independent study   |   Part-time
  • Level – Level 6
  • Available Starts – 16/07/2024, 01/11/2024, 21/02/2025, 30/05/2025
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Growing without soil

Adult
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 1 full day This course runs from 09:30 to 16:00   |   Part-time
  • Level – No Qualification
  • Available Starts – 15/07/2025
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The Basics of Equine Nutrition (Online)

Leisure and Professional
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 6 hrs   |   Online
  • Level – No Qualification
  • Available Starts – 18/11/2024
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Advanced Technical Certificate in Forestry and Arboriculture

16-19 Adult
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 1 Year   |   Full-time
  • Level – Level 3
  • Available Starts – 09/09/2024
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RHS Certificate In The Principles Of Plant Growth, Propagation & Development

Adult
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 33 Weeks   |   Part-time
  • Level – Level 2
  • Available Starts – 10/09/2024, 12/09/2024
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Preparing for Employment

16-19 Adult
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 36 weeks, 1 year   |   Full-time
  • Level – No Qualification
  • Available Starts – 11/09/2024
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Creative Craft Garden & Plant Design NCFE Certificate

Adult
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 36 Weeks   |   Part-time
  • Level – Level 2
  • Available Starts – 13/09/2024
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