Adult Education at Aquinas College

Aquinas College provides an extensive range of courses for adults in our state-of the-art facilities in the heart of the Stockport community.

We offer a variety of leisure courses and examination courses on Monday and Tuesday evenings. For further information and a copy of our programme call our team on 0161 419 9163.

Emma Bradbury, Head of Adult Education


Latest News


Access to Higher Education Open Event

We are holding an Access to Higher Education Diploma Information Evening on Wednesday 20th April 2016. There will be a presentation about the course and what it can lead to and this starts at 6.00pm followed by a 45 minute question session 6.45 pm to 7.30 pm.
You can speak to staff
Find out about fees
Advanced Learner Loan information
How to apply, eligibility etc.

If you would like to reserve a place please email: [email protected] or telephone: 0161 419 9163; otherwise please just come along.

Applications for the Access to HE Diploma will be taken FROM Monday the 7th March 2016 onwards. Full details will be on our Access to HE Diploma page here:


Leisure course Satisfaction survey

Have you attended a leisure course at Aquinas since September 2015?

Leisure courses are part funded by the SFA and they would like you to fill in the following satisfaction survey. The survey is open between now and April 2016.

SFA satisfaction Survey

You should have received a letter giving you your ULN number and Provider ID that you will need for the survey. If you have not received this please call 0161 419 9163 or email [email protected]

Taking part in this survey will provide the Government Adult Skills department with essential information to continue to fund adult informal learning.

Brochure 2015-16

View the current adult education brochure or click the link to download below.

Adult Education Brochure - 2015-16

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Contact details

0161 419 9163
(Adult Education Helpline)

 0161 483 3237
(College switchboard)

[email protected]


Skills Health Check

The National Careers Service is offering a Skills Health Check. This quick process will help identify skills that will enhance your profile.

Click here to start the Skills Health Check

Stockport CES

If you are unable to find what you are looking for in our brochure or on the Adult Education website, there may be something available within the Stockport Continuing Education Service programme.

You can find details of their courses online:

Or you can telephone the freephone helpline: 0800 389 0804.