We offer a wide range of adult courses that are designed to suit your needs if you are returning to study. You can choose from apprenticeships, degree courses, short leisure courses and training to get you back into employment. With full-time, part-time and work-based options on offer you are guaranteed to find the course for you.

Please note: course fees on the website are only a guide. Due to changes in government funding throughout the year, please contact us for the very latest information.

The latest for adults

24 min 59 sec ago

We're looking forward to celebrating our #graduates' achievements tomorrow! #SECGraduation

2 weeks 5 hours ago

Who is going to the Your Future event tonight at the Towngate Theatre in Basildon? We’ll be there! Come pick up a prospectus and say hi :)

2 weeks 8 hours ago

Don't forget to sign up for your FREE Student Smartcard to get 1/3 off season ticket (inc weekly) rail travel to either Basildon, Grays or Southend Central. See how much you could save here

4 hours 36 min ago

Due to signalling problems at Pitsea fewer trains are able to run on all c2c lines. Updates at

4 hours 54 min ago

Want to give up #smoking? Drop in sessions every Wednesday at #Thurrock Campus

2 weeks 10 hours ago

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