https://www.barnsley.gov.uk/services/adult-skills-and-community-learning/learning-centres/

Learning Centres

We run our courses in many venues across Barnsley – chances are there’s a course near to you!

All of our learning centres have links with community support groups and services. 

Each centre offers a range of information, advice and guidance on learning opportunities, health, finance, welfare rights and employment programmes. There's also free Wi-Fi and a library service.

Our main learning centres are:

  • Wellington House, Wellington Street, Barnsley, S70 1WA
    Call 01226 775270   
  • The Acorn Centre, High Street, Grimethorpe, S72 7BB
    Call 01226 712575
  • Cudworth Centre of Excellence, Robert Street, Cudworth, S72 8UQ
    Call 01226 717531
  • Penistone Library and E-learning Centre, High Street, Penistone, S36 7BR
    Call: 01226 762313
  • Roundhouse Lifelong Learning Centre, Laithes Crescent, Athersley, S71 3AE
    Call: 01226 244528
  • Royston Lifelong Learning Centre, Station Road, Royston, S71 4EP
    Call: 01226 787222

Find a learning centre or a course near you on our map

What our learners say

  • I have passed my assessments up to level 2 and this has helped me to do employment training in social care.
    Adult learner
  • It's inspired me to go on and do GCSE and other forms of further education.
    Adult learner
  • I am already in work but it has given me more confidence to aim higher.
    Adult learner
  • This course has helped me to build up my self-confidence. The tutor put us all at ease and explained things that I didn't understand.
    Adult learner