Adult College for Rural East Sussex

Emergency First Aid At Work Courses

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Autumn at ACRES


Courses Starting Soon


Cookery - Cakes and Bakes

Make a selection of cakes and baked products for family and friends which can be presented as beautifully packaged homemade gifts or for a tea party.

Uckfield - Starts 2nd November.


Willow Weaving

Winter Obelisk, Stars and Wreaths - 1 Day - Uckfield - Saturday 20th November.


Italian Poetry

Hear and enjoy the beautiful sound of Italian poetry with translations and explanations given in English.

Italian Poetry: Dante's Inferno - with Barbara Santini - Online - Starts 4th November.


Emergency First Aid at Work

One day certified course. Learn essential skills and have the confidence to know you could help.

Uckfield - 10th November.

Battle - 29th November.

Uckfield - 5th January.

Uckfield - 11th February.

Battle - 23rd February.


Courses starting January 2022

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Enrolments open to all, Monday 6th December.


Sign up now to study ESOL

Courses Starting in October, online and in-person (Uckfield).

Register your interest here. Be quick, there's still time.


Join The ACRES Team

Current Vacancies are for Tutors in Maths GCSE, Maths Functional Skills. See our vacancies page for more detail



Explore our courses

GCSE & Functional Skills
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
First Aid
Professional Development
Art, Media & Music
Creative Skills & Knowledge
Health, Fitness & Wellbeing
Saturday Workshops

Adult learning delivered in collaboration with

Education & Skills Funding Agency
Claverham Community College
Hailsham Community College
Heathfield Community College
Uckfield College
Uplands Community College
East Sussex County Council