It’s never too late to learn a new skill or begin a new hobby, and we have a broad spectrum of leisure courses to choose from at GC.

Whether you’re looking for self-improvement, a useful skill or simply fun, we have a part-time class for everyone, with a choice of times and locations to fit in with busy lifestyles. We also offer a full recreational programme for Adults with Learning Difficulties or Disabilities (ALDD).

Quick Facts

  • We run classes at a range of locations including Harts Barn Cookery School and Cheltenham’s Phoenix Centre
  • Ofsted said our teachers “use their enthusiasm and subject knowledge to provide a positive learning environment”
  • Courses range from one day tasters to weekly classes taking you from beginner to intermediate

Why Gloucestershire College?

We have a lot of experience offering Apprenticeships and work-related training. We have industry-standard facilities and experienced teaching staff which provide the ideal complement to work-based learning.

We are here to help

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90% of students would recommend GC and 95% said that the teaching on their course was good.

Ofsted has rated us "good" with "outstanding" features.

We'll look after you. We have dedicated teams to help you and a great new Personal Tutor scheme.