Joining a course
Please enrol as soon as possible and at least 2 weeks before your chosen course is due to start. Courses cannot start unless enough students enrol. If for any reason a course is delayed or cancelled prior to starting we will try to contact you on the tel. no. given on your enrolment form.
Enrolment by Post
You can apply by post for non-funded courses (not pre-fixed by the letters ‘F’, ‘L’ or ‘N’) by downloading an enrolment form from our website. If you are enrolling by post and wish to claim a concession you will need to include proof of your benefit (please see ‘concessions’ section below. Swarthmore is a not-for-profit charity and cannot confirm receipt of your enrolment form unless a stamped address envelope is included. You are welcome to ring the Centre to confirm receipt, if preferred. We cannot accept enrolments without payment.
Enrolment times at the Centre
Wednesday 13 December 9am – 7.30pm
Thursday 14 December 9am – 7.30pm
Friday 15 December closed (staff training)
Monday 18 December 9am – 4.30pm
Tuesday 19 December 9am – 4.30pm
Wednesday 20 December 9am – 4.30pm
Closed for the festive period– 21 December – 1 January
Re-open from – Tuesday 2 January
Monday – Thursday 9am – 7.30pm
Friday – 9am – 3pm
Open Days(Group visits must be arranged in advance)
Wednesday 3 January 2018 – 10.30am – 1.30pm & 5-7pm
Half-term opening times 12 – 16 February 2018
Monday – Thursday 9am – 4.30pm
Friday 9am – 3pm
Enrol on funded courses (pre-fixed by a letter ‘F’, ‘L’ or ‘N’.)
Funding is available for courses pre-fixed by a letter ‘F’, ‘L’ or ‘N’. Please read the Costs page for more information.
Cost of Courses
Costs are shown alongside each course in the brochure with concession rates in brackets e.g.
£59 (R: £45 A: £25)