Alert close - icon Fill 1 Copy 10 Untitled-1 tt copy 3 Untitled-1 Untitled-1 tt copy 3 Fill 1 Copy 10 menu Group 3 Group 3 Copy 3 Group 3 Copy Page 1 Group 2 Group 2 Skip to content

The Guide - learner handbook

This section is our online learner handbook, The Guide, which contains lots of useful information about learning with us, including ways we can support you with your learning.


The GuideWe want to make sure that our learners get the very best from their experiences with us.

We pride ourselves on our high quality, local courses for learners, and we are also proud of the level of additional tailored support we can offer to our learners to ensure an inclusive learning environment.

This section has lots of information for new and existing learners. It can help you with practical aspects of your learning, and answer your questions.

You may also be interested in:

Supporting learners

At Derbyshire Adult Community Education Service we pride ourselves on our high quality, local courses for learners. And we're also proud of the level of additional tailored support we can offer to our learners to ensure an inclusive learning environment.

Support we can offer includes:

  • national careers service coaches
  • help with taking the next step in your learning
  • help with childcare
  • support for people with additional learning needs, access needs and dyslexia
  • financial help, including access to loans, funds and payment by instalment for some courses

Find out more about what our support has meant to our learners in our success stories.