Adult learning

A dedicated website for those committed to making the most of their free time.

Develop your talents

We keep our adult learning programmes on a separate website where you can enrol on or apply to courses directly.

If you are looking to kick-start a new career, keep physically or mentally healthy, or dive into a new or existing hobby, Activate Learning offers a huge range of daytime, evening and weekend courses to suit your needs.

Activate Learning colleges are local to you and offer flexible learning options to work around your schedule, as well as provide a welcoming community of like-minded people and online support with regular and informative news, top tips, and blog posts!

Search our courses now and discover how you can unlock your potential.

Why Reading College?

  • Clear routes of progression with qualifications ranging from foundation level to degree level!
  • Industry experienced teaching staff give you the responsibility and independence you need to take charge of your own future.
  • 150+

    courses available

  • 95%

    of our graduates go into work or higher education

  • 65+

    years of teaching experience

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Our Campus

Reading College has a wide range of facilities to make your education and training as practical and relevant as possible.

The college benefits from some exceptional resources, which replicate real-working environments so you’re always putting into practice the theory that you’ve learned.