WAES is Westminster's adult college based in the heart of London. Our vision is to engage, challenge and inspire individuals, communities and employers through learning and training.
As Westminster's only specialist adult education provider you can expect to study with like minded people in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. We make sure that you get all the support you need to help fulfil your ambitions. Read more...
Westminster is one of the most diverse and dynamic communities in Britain. Westminster Adult Education Service, WAES, reflects that diversity as one of the largest local authority adult education providers in the country. Read more...
93% of learners would recommend WAES to family and friends according to the FE Choices Learner Satisfaction Survey, May 2017.
Visit WAES Lisson Grove Centre at one of our open days and get a taste of the adult courses on offer across Westminster. Attend free taster sessions and seminars, tour our modern facilities and get advice and guidance for your next course. Read more...
News and Events
Find out the latest WAES news stories and be the first to learn about our exciting community and Open day events across Westminster. Read more...
European Social Fund in England
Westminster Adult Education Service is match-funded by the European Social Fund in England.
Education and Skills Funding Agency
The ESFA brings together the former responsibilities of the Education Funding Agency (EFA) and Skills Funding Agency (SFA) to create a single agency accountable for funding education and skills for children, young people and adults.
ESFA is an executive agency, sponsored by the Department for Education.
Job vacancies at WAES
Westminster Adult Education Service, a service of Westminster City Council, is one of the largest local authority providers of adult and community learning in London. View current vacancies and volunteering opportunities
Press and media
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