Developing People

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About On Course South West

About Us

Inspiring learning and opportunities for all

On Course South West delivers accredited and non-accredited learning opportunities to adults across a wide range of subjects, which include vocational, life skills and personal development. Preparing people for training employment or advancement.

As a not for profit Community Interest Company, we are committed to creating inspiring learning activities for social benefit and reinvestment in communities. We continue to develop a responsive and streamlined provision that helps support education for adults. Any profits received from our education services are fully re-invested into our community education provision.

Our mission

Creating and delivering high quality learning experiences which inspire the growth of communities and business.

Our purpose

To develop education and training opportunities for the community in Plymouth with a primary focus on the most deprived wards and to support the whole community while working closely in partnership with other community and voluntary groups in the area.

We also deliver community learning provision in venues throughout the city and can create bespoke courses which can be developed for organisations upon request.

Our videos

To find out more about our Adult and Community learning, watch our video show reels that highlight the different types of courses we deliver across Plymouth and the local area. Featuring real-life footage of learners and tutors from everyday sessions as well as interviews and micro-documentaries with learners.

On Course Vimeo Video Channel video channel

Our partners

YMCA Plymouth, Shekinah, Open Doors International Language School, Mount Batten Centre, Plymouth Social Enterprise Network, POP+, Lynher Training, North Prospect Community Learning and Plymouth City Council.

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2018 -19 Course Guide

We are pleased to announce our New 2018-19 Course Guide is now ready!

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Information, Advice and Guidance

On Course has a team of Learning Advisers whose role is to help you identify goals and make informed decisions about the next steps for your learning. Learning Advisers are available by phone, email and in person.

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