Education and Learning
Whether you want to gain a qualification, or just learn something new for fun, Basingstoke and Deane has a lot to offer. This section of the website helps you understand more about some of the options open to you.
Whether you’re looking for a full-time, part-time or day release course, GCSE, NVQ or professional qualification, hundreds of courses are available throughout Basingstoke. You can search by:
- specific learning provider, course or location
- course length
Adult and Community Learning
Basingstoke and Deane offers a wide range of adult and community learning opportunities, which can provide you with a flexible way of learning.
You can learn anything from an introduction to computing or web design, languages, setting up your own business, maths and much more. Many of these courses lead to qualifications.
Colleges and University
We have two main colleges in the borough:
- Basingstoke College of Technology (BCOT)
- Queens Mary’s College (QMC)
In addition, University College Winchester offers courses in the town.
- learning more about playing with your baby or toddler
- developing your confidence and skills in managing your children
- helping your children with their literacy and numeracy
- learning more about the range of family services available in your area.
Many of Basingstoke and Deane’s community schools offer family learning programmes.