Learn for work, personal growth or just for fun


Welcome to the Adult and Community Learning website in the Vale of Glamorgan. 


We recognise the value of learning throughout life and offer opportunities for the whole community in the community.


You can learn new skills, gain qualifications, improve your job prospects, stay fit and healthy or simply enjoy learning just for fun.


Whatever your reason for learning there's a course to suit you.  Welsh, other European languages, computing, drawing, textiles, art, basic skills, and much, much more. Courses start all year round. 


Course times are flexible, run in the day and evening and we also offer one day or weekend workshops.

Photo of Adult learning courses prospectus 2013- 2014

Course for Adults 2013/14 Prospectus

The 2013/14 Courses for Adults Prospectus is now available. You can either request a copy, pick one up from your local library or download a copy online:

How to apply

Simply choose your course, complete the enrolment form and send with a cheque made payable to: The Vale of Glamorgan Council, and return to the centre where the course is being held.


Enrolments are accepted from Monday 24 June 2013 at all main centres. Enrolments are accepted in person or by post. Please note: A separate enrolment form is required for each course.



Free Twitter Taster

Wednesday 12 and Thursday 14 February 2014

There are some free Twitter tasters across the Vale of Glamorgan on Wednesday 12 and Thursday 13 February. Learn how to setup a Twitter account, send a tweet and follow tweeters. Use twitter to find local info and support job seeking:


Wednesday 12 February, 10.00am to 12noon at Barry Library

To book: 01446 733762


Wednesday 12 February, 1.00pm to 3.00pm at Llantwit Library

To book: 01446 773831


Thursday 13 February, 10.30am to 12.30pm at Dinas Powys Library

To book: 029 2070 1569


Thursday 13 February, 1.30 to 3.30pm at Penarth Library

To book: 029 2070 1569



For more information please contact:

  • 01446 700111


Alternatively you can contact via online form|.


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