About Northumberland Learning & Skills Service

Find out about our service, where we are located & how to contact us.

We deliver adult learning for over 15,000 people aged 16+ throughout the county every year.

We offer a great place to learn locally in our friendly and supportive centres – whether you want to study for improved job prospects, to gain extra skills, or just for fun, we have a course for you!

What we offer

We provide opportunities for people aged 16+ to take part in part time and full time courses and apprenticeships with us, as well as offering a range of support services to help make your learning successful.

  • Health, Care and Teaching and Learning
  • Maths and Sciences
  • Access to Higher Education Diploma
  • Engineering and Transportation
  • Construction
  • Information Technology
  • Hospitality, Retail and Beauty Therapy
  • Sports and Leisure
  • Arts and Creative Crafts
  • Languages
  • English, Maths and Employability Skills
  • Business, Administration and Management
  • Family English, Maths and Language and Family Support

Our centres

We have a range of learning centres located across the county so there is always somewhere to learn close to where you live. Contact details for our centres are listed below.

Click here for a map showing all our centre locations.

Alnwick Adult Learning Centre, Lindisfarne Road, Alnwick, NE66 1AX. Tel: 01665 604563 

Amble Centre, Dovecote Street, Amble, NE65 0DX. Tel: 01665 714736

Berwick Adult Learning @ Berwick Workspace, 90 Marygate, Berwick upon Tweed, TD15 1BN. Tel: 01670 626107

Rothbury Middle School, Silverton Lane, Rothbury, NE65 7RJ. Tel: 01669 621292

Haltwhistle Library and Information Centre, Westgate, Haltwhistle, NE49 0AX. Tel: 01434 322809

Hexham Gatehouse, Wanless Lane, Hexham, NE46 1BU. Tel: 01434 607298

Prudhoe Open Door Learning Centre, The East, Front Street, Prudhoe, NE42 5HN. Tel: 01661 836215

Ashington Training Centre, Freeman Way, Ashington, NE63 0YB. Tel: 01670 854372        

Bedlington Open Learning Centre, Jubilee Terrace, Bedlington, NE22 5HB. Tel: 01670 823821         

Blyth Adult Learning Centre, Princess Louise Road, Blyth, NE24 2TS. Tel: 01670 622099   

Morpeth Open Learning Centre, Cottingwood Lane, Morpeth. NE61 1DN. Tel: 01670 622257           

Northumbria House, Manor Walks, Cramlington, NE23 6UR. Tel: 01670 622104

Latest news

We send out our course guides on door-to-door delivery with the Royal Mail.

The autumn prospectus are due to be delivered in the two weeks commencing Monday 7th September 2015.

They are delivered to all Northumberland households and can take up to two weeks from the delivery starting to reach every household. 

You will be sent the brochure of the area closest to where you live. You can download course guides and maps for all areas of Northumberland 

If you need this information in large print, Braille, Audio, or in another format or language, please contact us:

Telephone: 01670 622104                     

Type talk: 01800108456006400                             

Email: adultlearning@northumberland.gov.uk