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

Create a Willow Reindeer/Stag Workshop

Leisure and Professional
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 1 Day, 09:30-16:30   |   Part-time
  • Level – Level 1
  • Available Starts – 17/11/2024, 24/11/2024, 01/12/2024
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Create a Willow Hare Workshop

Leisure and Professional
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 1 Day, 09:30-16:30   |   Part-time
  • Level – Level 1
  • Available Starts – 27/10/2024
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An Introduction to Equine Behaviour – Online

Leisure and Professional
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 6 hours over 2 weeks in the learners own time.   |   Online
  • Level – No Qualification
  • Available Starts – 02/09/2024, 07/10/2024, 13/01/2025, 24/02/2025
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Land Based Forklift Truck Operations City & Guilds Award

Adult Employer Training
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 3 Days   |   Part-time
  • Level – Level 2
  • Available Starts – 28/10/2024, 09/12/2024, 10/02/2025, 21/04/2025
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Policing Diploma Level 3

16-19 Adult
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 1 year   |   Full-time
  • Level – Level 3
  • Available Starts – 10/09/2024
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Know your Soil and Composting

Adult
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 1 full day This course runs from 09:30 to 16:00   |   Part-time
  • Level – No Qualification
  • Available Starts – 14/07/2025
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Junior Tractor Driving

Leisure and Professional
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 1 Day, 9am-4pm   |   Part-time
  • Level – No Qualification
  • Available Starts – 25/07/2024, 01/11/2024, 21/02/2025, 25/07/2025
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Sit Astride All Terrain Vehicle Handling City & Guilds Award

Leisure and Professional
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 1 Day, 9am-4pm   |   Part-time
  • Level – Level 2
  • Available Starts – 21/10/2024, 18/02/2025, 21/03/2025
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