Thurrock Adult Community College


Thurrock Adult Community College offers hundreds of high-quality courses, during daytime and evenings, for beginners through to advanced diplomas. We provide relevant, useful and enjoyable learning experiences.

Our tutors are experienced, professionally-trained teachers and experts in their field. They are committed to helping adults and young people improve their skills, for work and for their wellbeing, in a safe and welcoming community setting. Ofsted has graded our courses and teaching as 'Good' – read the Ofsted report.

Check out our courses and enrol today!

We help people to:

  • learn skills to get into work
  • upskill to improve their job prospects or retain employment
  • improve basic skills to integrate into their communities
  • learn digital skill
  • attend free confidence boosting courses

We want you to believe in yourself, achieve your learning goals and succeed in life.

Where our courses take place

We have moved from our old centre in Richmond Road, Grays and our courses now take place at the new, modern centres below.

Centre Address Days
Thurrock Adult Community College centre within South Essex College High Street, Grays, RM17 6TF Monday to Friday, daytime and evening
Aveley Community Hub Recreation Ground, High Street, Aveley, South Ockendon, RM15 4BX Wednesdays
Thurrock Adult Community College

: 01375 372 476


Classes take place at either:

  • Thurrock Adult Community College centre, South Essex College, High Street, Grays, RM17 6TF
  • Aveley Community Hub, Recreation Ground, High Street, Aveley, South Ockendon, RM15 4BX

Letters, forms and other post should be addressed to:

  • Thurrock Adult Community College, Civic Offices, New Road, Grays, RM17 6SL