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English language and basic training skills for adults

You can access classes in language, employment and other skills in learning centres and libraries around the borough 

We have two library-based learning centres - First Steps Learning Centre at the Central Library, and Islington Computer Skills Centre at the Finsbury Library. We also run classes at the North Library and West Library halls.

There are courses and training sessions on:

For information about classes and courses, including in the library halls, you can call 020 7527 7002 or email

For information about classes and courses across Islington, see our Adult and community learning website.

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