About us

The Adult College for Rural East Sussex (ACRES) was formed in August 2005 as a consortium of Community Colleges serving the mainly rural areas of East Sussex.


The Community Colleges that form ACRES are Hailsham, Heathfield, Uplands (Wadhurst), Claverham (Battle) and Uckfield.

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