If you’re over 16 and you’ve left school, you normally don’t have to pay to do:
- English or maths to GCSE level
- Certain information and communication technology (ICT) courses
- English for speakers of other languages (ESOL)
If there’s a fee, you may be able to get Discretionary Learner Support
Find a course
Search for a course on the National Careers Service Course Finder or call the helpline.
National Careers Service helpline
- National Careers Service Helpline
- Telephone: 0800 100 900
- 8am to 10pm, 7 days a week
- Find out about call charges
You can also ask for an adviser to call you - this won’t cost you anything.
Where you can learn
You can do courses at:
- further education colleges
- adult education centres
- some libraries
- other training providers
The information on this page was supplied by the gov.uk website.