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DACES receive funding from the ESFA to provide courses for Derbyshire residents.  By registering/enrolling with us you are consenting to sharing your information with us and funding organisations in line with Government guidance for further education providers and you are agreeing to our Terms and Conditions of enrolment. On an annual basis you will be required to show evidence of residency to check your eligibility for funding, as well as for ID checks. 

Adult learners aged 19+ If you live in a devolved area you can enrol online, over the phone or in centre, but full cost fees apply and we will contact you about any additional fees due (check your eligibility for funding online).    Learners under 19, or up to 24 with an active an EHC Plan (check your eligibility for funding online). 

If you have any issues with registering or enrolling with us online or you have any questions please call us or email  A member of our team may be able to enrol you over the telephone if you are unable to enrol online.  Why not sign up to our monthly mailing list for emails with information and advice about how you can benefit from learning.

Cookie Policy for Derbyshire Adult Community Education


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Our Cookies Policy explains what cookies are, how we use cookies, how third-parties we may partner with may use cookies on the Service, your choices regarding cookies and further information about cookies.

What are cookies?

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When you use and access the Service, we may place a number of cookies files in your web browser.

We use cookies for the following purposes: to enable certain functions of the Service, to provide analytics and to store your preferences.

We use both session and persistent cookies on the Service and we use different types of cookies to run the Service

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