Online courses now available
In line with government guidance and social distancing advice, Merton Adult Learning temporarily moved from face to face learning to online and distance learning. MAL is working in collaboration with our subcontracting providers to do the best for our learners during this period of uncertainty.
You can now enrol for courses beginning in September, and you will be kept informed on how your course will be delivered.
Courses may be delivered through a variety of options, providing continuity for our learners in these unprecedented times. So if you're looking to learn something new, develop your employment opportunities, stimulate your mind, or improve your wellbeing, follow the links and contact details below.
Learning courses for adults are available from Merton College, Global Solution Services and other providers.
Merton College adult learning courses
These courses are delivered at Merton College's campus in Morden, and in venues across Merton.
Autumn 20 Course guide
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Courses on offer
Art and Crafts: Drawing, Painting, Sculpture in Clay, Pottery, Stained and Fused Glass, Upholstery, Clothes Making, Embroidery, Photography and more.
Childcare and Teacher Training: Supporting Teaching and Learning and Early Years Care and Education
Computing and Digital Skills: Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Google Adwords and Analytics, eCommerce, ECDL, Computing, Excel, Microsoft Office and more
English and Maths: GCSE English, GCSE Maths, Functional Skills in English, Functional Skills in Maths and more
ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages)
Health: Tai Chi, Yoga, First Aid, etc.,
Work Skills: CV writing, Interview Skills, Jobsearch, Career matching etc.
Professional Development and Lifestyle: Book Keeping, Accounting, Business Start up, Translation and Interpreting, Literature Appreciation, Cake Decorating, Cake Baking, Public Speaking, Counselling, Guitar Rock and Pop and more
Merton College opening times and term dates
Contact Merton College
Global Solution Services courses
Courses provided by Global Solution Services include:
- Retail knowledge
- Health and social care
- Employment skills courses
- Digital skills courses
These courses are provided within venues in Merton.
Merton training opportunities from Global Solution Services
For further information or to book future dates
Telephone: 020 8665 4297
Mobile: 07921 036 927
Adult Training Network (ATN) courses
Courses provided by Adult Training Network include:
- Digital Skills
Merton training opportunities from Adult Training Network
These courses are provided within venues in Merton. To find our more information on enrolling and the courses available, please contact Gaurav Sharma on 07947 330575 or email
MI ComputSolutions courses
Courses provided by MI ComputSolutions include:
- ESOL - non-accredited
All courses currently available
These courses are provided within venues in Merton. For more information, contact 020 7501 6450 or email
The Assessment Training Centre (TATC) courses
Courses provided by TATC include:
- Level 2 Certificate in Customer Service in Health and Social Care
- Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care
These courses are provided within venues in Merton. For more information, please contact 020 7998 9414, 07754 159839, or email
All courses provided by MAL subcontractors are funded by the Greater London Authority or the
Education and Skills Funding Agency
All MAL subcontracted providers are accredited by
Online courses and resources available
The Department for Education have launched a new online learning platform,
The Skills Toolkit (GOV.UK website)
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