How can adult education help you?

Return to study and develop your passion

Adult courses play an important role in promoting lifelong learning and personal development whilst benefiting society as a whole. Our vocational training and leisure courses are designed to support you reach your goals and passions, enriching your life by achieving higher levels of self-fulfilment and broader professional opportunities. Discover our wide range of courses and take your next step in learning, creating, and earning.

Funding and Support
If you are studying a full-time Further Education study programme at Bicton College and your household income is below £31,000 per year you could be eligible for financial support with your studies.  … Find out more

Some of the professional training courses available at Bicton College

Bicton College logoRHS Certificate In The Principles Of Garden Planning, Establishment And Maintenance

RHS Certificate In The Principles Of Garden Planning, Establishment And Maintenance

Adult
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 33 Weeks   |   Part-time
  • Level – Level 2
  • Available Starts – 15/09/2022, 16/09/2022, 21/09/2023
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Bicton College logoFloristry Designs NCFE Award

Floristry Designs NCFE Award

Adult
  • Location – Bicton College, Honors Flowers
  • Duration – 23 Weeks (1 Evening Per Week)   |   Part-time
  • Level – Level 2
  • Available Starts – 01/03/2023, 05/04/2023
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Bicton College logoEco Friendly Floristry – An Introduction

Eco Friendly Floristry – An Introduction

Adult
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 4 Weeks   |   Part-time
  • Level – Entry Level
  • Available Starts – 14/09/2022, 20/09/2023
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Duchy College logoForest School Taster

Forest School Taster

Leisure and Professional
  • Location – Bicton College, Duchy College Stoke Climsland
  • Duration – One full day. This course will run from 9.30am to 4pm   |   Full-time
  • Level – No Qualification
  • Available Starts – 19/01/2023, 25/05/2023, 16/03/2023
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Bicton College logoAdvanced Technical Diploma In Floristry

Advanced Technical Diploma In Floristry

16-19 Adult
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 1 Year   |   Full-time
  • Level – Level 3
  • Available Starts – 12/09/2022, 20/09/2023
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CCB Training logoCity And Guilds Professional Floristry Higher Diploma

City And Guilds Professional Floristry Higher Diploma

Adult
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 2 days a month over 17 months ( Sundays)   |   Part-time
  • Level – Level 4
  • Available Starts – 24/09/2023
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Bicton College logoUnderstanding Canine Behaviour

Understanding Canine Behaviour

Leisure and Professional
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 1 day   |   Part-time
  • Level – Entry Level
  • Available Starts – 05/04/2023
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Bicton College logoWomans Shed – Skills for Working Life

Womans Shed – Skills for Working Life

Adult
  • Location – Bicton College
  • Duration – 3 hours per week for 6 weeks This course will run from 17:30 to 20:30   |   Part-time
  • Level – Entry Level
  • Available Starts – 03/01/2023
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