For Students

Supporting you
all the way

As Somerset’s leading adult education provider we build our courses, centres and facilities around you. When you come to SS&L you are treated as an adult and an individual – we are here for you!

You can learn the way that works for you. We offer on the job training, work experience, online courses, flexible learning, workshops, short courses and much more! Our classes are small, friendly, and our tutors are here to help you achieve your goals, whether you are seventeen or seventy!

  • 4,5004,500 students achieved their learning goals with us last year.
  • 98%98% of our students would recommend us to family & friends.
  • 328328 apprentices started their journey with us last year.
  • TickSmall, friendly classes. Centres across Somerset. Good Ofsted.


Every day is different
Working in childcare is so varied. You could be engaging children in messy play activities one day, planning trips or making a pirate ship from a cardboard box the next! It’s a rewarding career as you see children develop and grow on a daily basis.

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Make a difference every day
Teaching Assistants play a key role in schools today, supporting the class teacher to effectively deliver learning to pupils both individually and in groups.

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Business Admin & Customer Service

If you enjoy working with people and have a passion for supporting others then a business course could be right up your street. Or if you can inspire people to “have a great day”, why not consider a role in customer service?

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Leadership & Managment

Lead the way with an accredited qualification
Do you work as a supervisor, team leader or manager and lack the supporting qualifications? You probably know your job inside out, so wouldn’t it be great to have a recognised certificate or diploma?

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