Skills for Life
Fee Information

Fees indicated are based on the current year (August 2016 to July 2017) and are subject to change next year.

Our further education courses (Entry to Level 3) are usually free if you are 16-18 years old. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support to help with other costs associated with your course such as course materials and travel.

If you are aged 19 or over you may be required to pay fees.

If you are enrolling onto a Level 3 or 4 course and are over 19 years of age the fees may be higher and you will be required to take out an Advanced Learning Loan, please see the guide to fees for more information.

International students will be required to pay the full International course fee.

For more information, see our guide to fees.

This course is for you, if you would like to develop and improve your English and Maths skills. You can select a flexible combination of English & Maths module. You can study them together or stand alone. In addition, you will also have the opportunity to study a wide range of personal, social, and development modules.

Entry Requirements

You will have an entry test in English and/or Maths. This will include some writing and/or some Maths questions. You will also have an Interview with one of the Lecturers.

Progression Opportunities

Progress to the next level of the course, further study and employment. When you have finished the course you could continue your studies and gain additional qualifications. This will help you to enhance your employment opportunities. You could work in a variety of jobs when your English & Maths skills are at Entry 3 Level or above. (For example: Catering, Health & Social Care, IT, Hair & Beauty).

Study Methods

Part time, flexible hours according to the mixture of modules you take. (Day/Evening classes available).

You will learn in dedicated classrooms, some will have access to computers for self-study, project work and class work. Other resources include, access to learning materials.


We look forward to welcoming you to Ealing, Hammersmith and West London's College. We are enrolling now. Come along to the College to enrol directly. See our enrolment dates and times.