Lewisham Council - Adult education

Adult education

You can find information on all our courses running from June 2016 to July 2017. Learning new skills can help your prospects at work and increase your employability, or perhaps help you to prepare for a change of career.


Fees for 2016–17

Adult education fees for 2016–17 have changed. Find more information about Adult Learning Lewisham fees.

Arts and design courses

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​Develop your creativity with expert tuition from artists, designers and industry professionals.

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Browse courses by subject or find classes taking place on a particular day or at a certain time.


We offer free internet access at our sites to everyone enrolled with us and there are computers available for learners to use in all of our centre cafes.

We also have a website for learners and tutors. Here you can communicate with your tutor and fellow learners, download resources for your course and continue your learning outside of the classroom at a time that suits you.

Adult Learning Lewisham are partly funded by the European Social Fund.

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Learn My Way IT support session

Downham Library 
24 February 10am to 12 noon

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Library staff will help you work through pre-prepared IT training tutorials. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

Learn My Way: IT support session

Lewisham Library 
24 February 2.30PM to 4.30PM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet.

Women's self-defence course

The Abbotshall Road Healthy Lifestyle Centre 
24 February 6.30PM to 7.30PM

Open to all women and girls aged 13 and over. This course will give you a basic introduction to self defence.

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