West Lothian Council, Adult Learning

Adult Learning offers a range of quality learning opportunities for adults.

Service Description

Groups are run across West Lothian by experienced tutors with support from volunteers. Adult Learning builds skills and confidence with everyday activities including:

  • Reading – Writing – Spelling – Numbers
  • Digital Skills
  • English for Speakers of Other Languages
  • Lip Reading
  • Short courses
  • Leisure Courses in Community Venues

Adult learning offers support for learners in friendly and informal ways, free of charge. Opportunities for learning are in local communities. Courses include options to gain basic qualifications and there is a  wide range of choice to suit the needs of learners

Learners with dyslexia and use accessibility tools to support learning are welcomed. Groups are small and tutors are experienced and knowledgeable. Learners will find learning new skills with us is enjoyable and rewarding.

Service Categories

Eligibility

Intended Client Groups:

  • Black and Minority Ethnic
  • Carers
  • Drug and Alcohol Users
  • Homeless People
  • Lesbian Gay Bisexual & Transgender
  • Men
  • Older People
  • People Experiencing Mental Health Difficulties
  • Survivors of Abuse
  • Women
  • Young People

Applicants for this service should also meet this condition:

Open to anyone 16 years old and over who is no longer in full time education.

Referral

Self Referral

This service accepts direct self referrals.

By Appointment

This service is available by appointment only.

Contact Info. & Service Address

St David House
20 South Bridge Street
Bathgate
EH48 1TT

Office Hours

Monday - Friday 8.30 am - 5.00 pm Monday – Friday 9.00 am – 9.00 pm

Service Contact

Tel: 08001214695
Email: adultlearning@westlothian.gov.uk
Website: www.westlothian.gov.uk/adultlearning

Facilities & Access

This service has the following facilities:

  • Public Parking
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Creche Available
  • Crèche will be organised according to the needs of the group.

Provider's Name: West Lothian Council

Type: Charity/Voluntary

West Lothian Council is one of the 32 Local Government councils in Scotland covering the West Lothian area.  

Services run by this provider

Service Contact

Tel: 08001214695
Email: adultlearning@westlothian.gov.uk
Website: www.westlothian.gov.uk/adultlearning

Office Hours

Monday – Friday 8.30 am – 5.00 pm
Monday – Friday 9.00 am – 9.00 pm

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