Adult learning centres

Adult learning centres COVID-19 update

Our seven Adult Learning Centres are open. We are firmly committed to running a high-quality service, putting the safety and welfare of our learners and staff as our top priority.

You can read about the measures we have in place to ensure our centres are COVID-19 secure.

All of our centres are different and facilities such as parking or lifts are not available at all of them. Please see the below for more specific information for each centre.

Opening times vary and out of term time may not be open. If you plan on visiting a centre outside of term time, please check that they are open first, so you don't have a wasted journey.

Further Learner information is also available explaining what you can expect from us and what we expect from you.

If you have any other questions about our centres, our Customer Service Team will be pleased to advise you further.

We have seven Adult Learning Centres in Surrey, at the following locations:


Camberley

France Hill Drive, Camberley, Surrey GU15 3QB

Parking information: There is free parking on a first come first served basis. The car park is periodically patrolled by parking enforcement, parking permits are usually issued by your tutor at the start of term to ensure you do not receive a ticket.

Information about refreshments: Café is open: Monday to Thursday 9am to 2:30pm. Café is closed on Saturdays, during half term holidays and during summer courses. You can sit in the café area or on the benches around the centre to consume your packed lunch. Should you wish to purchase something to eat on the day we are five minutes' walk from the town centre. There is a contactless hot drinks machine offering hot drinks. The machine will only accept contactless payment using a debit/credit card. We also have a complimentary water cooler. Please bring your own water bottle.


Esher

19 Esher Green, Esher, Surrey KT10 8AA

Parking information: Unfortunately, there is no parking at the Esher Green Centre, unless you have a valid Blue Badge, but there are limited spaces. There are pay and display car parks very close to the Centre. Most of our learners use the Civic Centre Car Park behind the high street shops, 5 minute walk, the entrance is to the left of 'Costa Coffee' on Esher High Street.

Information about refreshments: There is no café on site, but there is a vending machine offering hot drinks. The vending machine will only accept contactless payment using a debit/credit card. We also have a complimentary water cooler. Please bring your own water bottle. The Esher is close to the town centre which has several cafés and takeaway outlets, as well as Waitrose which is just across the road.


Farnham

25 West Street, Farnham, Surrey GU9 7DR

Parking information: Unfortunately, there is no parking at the Farnham. There are pay and display car parks very close to the Farnham in The Hart or Waggon Yard (close to the Farnham Maltings). Please note that the 'Upper Hart' car park is much cheaper than the car park that is directly behind Waitrose, called the 'Lower Hart'.

Information about refreshments: There is no café on site, but there is a vending machine offering hot drinks. The vending machine will only accept contactless payment using a debit/credit card. We also have a complimentary water cooler. Please bring your own water bottle. The Farnham is close to the town centre which has several cafés and takeaway outlets, as well as Waitrose which is just across the road.


Guildford

Sydenham Road, Guildford, Surrey GU1 3RX

Parking information: Unfortunately, there is no car park at the Guildford for learner use. There are several car parks located nearby with the multi storey Castle Car Park (pay on exit) about a five-minute walk away going towards the old castle. There are three cycle racks at the Guildford. Guildford also has 4 Park & Ride car parks which are more economical and further information can be found in the Park & Ride directory. Some have convenient drop off and collection points at North Street/Library or G Live which are a 10-minute walk from the Guildford. Guildford Park & Ride, GU2 7AD Artington Park & Ride, GU3 1LP Spectrum Park and Ride, GU1 1UP Merrow Park & Ride, GU4 7AA Disabled parking may be available (subject to availability), check with the centre. There are also public disabled parking bays on Harvey and Sydenham Roads.

Information about refreshments: Our café is currently closed. Vending machines selling hot and cold drinks and snacks are available. Drinks vending machine will only accept contactless payment using a debit/credit card. We also have a complimentary water cooler. Please bring your own water bottle.


Molesey (Henrietta Parker)

Ray Road, West Molesey, Surrey KT8 2LG

Parking information: The centre offers free parking.

Information about refreshments: Our Café is open weekdays offering refreshments, including hot drinks and home-baked cakes as well as lunches. During evenings and Saturday workshops, there is a vending machine offering hot drinks but will only accept contactless payment using a debit/credit card. We also have a complimentary water cooler but please bring your own water bottle.


Sunbury

The Avenue, Sunbury-on-Thames, Surrey TW16 5DZ

Parking information: The site is located on a residential road at the end of the Avenue, closest to the M3/A316 and offers free parking. Parking is on a first come, first serve basis, however there is also free street parking outside on The Avenue.

Information about refreshments: There is no café on site, but there is a vending machine available for hot drinks. The vending machine will only accept contactless payment using a debit/credit card. There is also a complimentary water cooler: Please bring your own water bottle. The Sunbury is approx. 15 minute walk from the Sunbury Cross Shopping Sunbury, where there is a Supermarket, Food Hall and several takeaway options.


Woking

Hoebrook Close, Westfield, Woking, Surrey GU22 9PE

Parking information: The site is located off a residential road, in Hoebrook Close, and offers free parking on a first come, first served basis. Permits will be issued to learners during their first session and should be displayed when attending site.

Information about refreshments: Our Café is open weekdays offering refreshments, including hot drinks and home-baked cakes as well as lunches. During the evenings, and when the Café is closed, there is a vending machine offering hot drinks; our vending machine accepts contactless payment only. We also have a complimentary water cooler, please bring your own water bottle.


Term dates

Please see our term dates.


Courses in east Surrey

The Adult Education Centre at East Surrey College provides the local community with the opportunity to experience an excellent range of leisure courses as well as part-time Qualification and Professional courses. Courses take place during the day, evening and at weekends with new courses being added throughout the year. Please visit the East Surrey College website for more information and to enrol.


Music courses

Music courses are organised by Surrey Arts. Please visit the Surrey Arts website for further information and to enrol.


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