Adult education courses

Our annual programme gives you a chance to brush up your old skills or learn new ones, all in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere in local venues.

There is a wide range of lifelong learning activities, to encourage people of all ages and backgrounds to get into learning. It includes certificated courses e.g. Higher English and non certificated courses.

Download 2016-17 programme brochure (PDF)

  • Terms last 10 weeks unless otherwise stated.
  • Courses run during school terms only.
  • The Lasswade Centre (0131 271 4535) and Beeslack Community High School (01968 673893) occasionally have courses that run outwith the standard terms. Please contact them directly to enrol (you cannot enrol by post).


You must enrol by each term closing date. If not, there may be no places left, or there's a risk it may be cancelled due to lack of interest.

  • Term 1 closed Thursday 15 September 2016
  • Term 2  closed Thursday 5 January 2017
  • Term 3  closes Thursday 20 April 2017

You will get a receipt and confirmation of a place once we have processed your booking.

You can enrol by post:

Download postal enrolment form (PDF)


If you have specific needs or access issues, please contact us using the details below before sending in your enrolment form.