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Course enrolment and fees

Book soon, as the registration deadline for courses is Wednesday 8 January. Most courses start in the week beginning Monday 13 January.

Enrol via telephone

To enrol via telephone, call 01656 642729. Telephone enrolments require a credit or debit card, and are only available Tuesday to Thursday 9am to 3.30pm.

Enrol in person

If you want to pay by cash or cheque, please ring us to arrange this. The cheque must be made out to ‘Bridgend County Borough Council’.

Ask for Welsh medium courses

Please tell us if you want your sessions delivered in Welsh.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for our courses. We do not restrict access due to prior academic attainment, age, employment, location or any other grounds.


Please see individual courses for fee details.


Courses are free for 16 to 18 year olds.

Band 1

People who qualify for concession band 1 only pay £5 per course.
You are in concession band one if you claim or are a dependent of a claimant of:

  • Job Seekers Allowance (JSA)
  • Income Support (IS)
  • Severe Disablement Benefit (SDB)
  • Employment Support Allowance (ESA), which was previously known as Incapacity Benefit
  • Guaranteed Pension Credit (PC)

Proof of identity

You must provide evidence that you receive the above benefits. Please bring current and up-to-date proof of eligibility when enrolling. Such evidence could include a bank statement or a recently dated award letter.

Important note for Agored Cymru courses

Agored Cymru accredits some of our courses. Courses don’t involve exams, but there is continuous assessment throughout with the creation of a portfolio. By enrolling on an Agored Cymru course, learners agree to complete the paperwork involved.

For more information


Bridgend Adult Community Learning

Bridgend County Borough Council
Telephone: 01656 642729
Address: Level 3, Civic Offices, Angel Street, Bridgend, CF31 4WB.
Opening hours:
Tuesday to Thursday 9am to 3.30pm (An answerphone operates outside these times).

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