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York Learning provides part-time and full-time courses at a variety of venues, dates and times across the York area. Our range of courses is designed for learners aged 16 and over.

Our Learning 4 Everyone brochure details our programme of courses, including:

  • English
  • maths
  • computing skills
  • programmes to improve employment prospects
  • painting and drawing
  • flower arranging
  • dressmaking
  • cookery and baking
  • health and fitness classes
  • drama
  • history

Sign up for a course

Sign up for a course:

  • online at
  • by telephone: 01904 554277 (leave your contact details on our answerphone and we'll call you back if we're not available)
  • in person - visit us at our Customer Centre

Paying for your course

Course costs depend on:

  • the length of your course
  • if your course leads to a qualification
  • if your course carries a government subsidy

If your course cost is over £120, you may be able to pay in instalments.

This option is only available when booking by telephone - ask us about this when you enrol.

Free courses

Some courses are free to everyone (listed as 'free' in the course guide).

You may also be entitled to attend a course for free if:

  • you're on a low income
  • you receive benefits, such as Job Seekers' Allowance

Find out more about entitlement to free courses:

  • in our guide
  • when you enrol
  • on our website

Note: You may need to pay an administration fee for some courses.

Reduced fees for courses

We offer reduced fees for some courses, including age-related reductions for some recreational courses - check when you enrol.

You can view our fee policies, including eligible benefits, on our website.

Note: You'll need to provide proof of entitlement to claim a course fee reduction.

Additional costs for courses

You may need to pay additional costs over and above the listed fee for some courses - check when you enrol.

Contact us for more information if:

  • you're unsure about what you should be paying
  • you have any queries about your course

Course brochure distribution dates

'Learning 4 Everyone' is distributed door-to-door for:

  • Autumn/Winter in June
  • Spring/Summer in December

Copies of our latest Learning for Everyone brochure are also available from your local library.

Also see

York Learning

West Offices, Station Rise, York, YO1 6GA

Telephone: 01904 554277