Adult and community education

Derbyshire County Council is responsible for education and learning in Erewash.

Please visit Derbyshire County Council - Adult Community Education page for further information.



Please visit the links below which provide information on local and national childcare.


Extra-Curricular Activities

Please visit Derbyshire County Council's education pages for more information about extra-curricular activities.


Learning Centres

Derbyshire Libraries have seven Learning and Training centres based at libraries in major towns across the county.

They are ideal for small businesses looking for a well-equipped off site facility for meetings or for training small groups. Community groups will also find them friendly and relaxed places in which to hold regular meetings.

The centres are available for hire by any group, business or individual and can be booked at the library either in person or by telephone.

For more information, please visit the Derbyshire County Council website.



For more information about Pre-School, please visit Derbyshire County Council's Early Education web page.


Schools and Colleges

Derbyshire County Council is responsible for education and learning in Erewash. As most education services in this area are provided by Derbyshire County Council, you may find it helpful to visit its website.

The following links may also be useful:


Training and development

For Individuals:

Looking for a job?
Thinking about returning to work?
Interested in doing a course but not sure what?
Considering retraining?
Wanting a complete change of career?
In need of help with CVs and interview preparation?
National Careers Service gives you access to information, careers advice and resources, which can help you make more effective skills, work and life choices.

For Businesses:

learndirect Business - learndirect for business provides online and work-based training to help companies develop and become more efficient. From short courses that you can buy online to more structured programmes leading to qualifications, learndirect Business can help your company with cost-effective training that fits around the working day. If your organisation has a specific need, it can help with tailored consultancy and training development services.


Further Information:

The following links may also be useful:

Erewash Borough Council

Erewash Borough Council, Town Hall, Wharncliffe Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 5RP
0115 907 2244
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