How To Enrol


For Qualification Courses

Please contact us either by email at in person, or on the telephone if you are interested in one of our qualification courses as we need to ensure that you are applying for the right course for you and will give you advice and guidance either on the telephone or face to face.

You will then need to complete an enrolment form and provide appropriate benefit or proof of age evidence on enrolment if you wish to claim fee remission or concessionary fees (see the financial information).
Please note that for Access, Counselling, Learning Support Assistant and Working With Children courses there is a separate enrolment form available or you can phone our advice hotline on 01273 546602.

For Health & Personal Development and Leisure courses you can enrol in the following ways:

By Post
Fill in the enrolment form and post it with full payment, either by cheque (made payable to ‘Varndean College’) or debit/credit card details to Admissions, Varndean College, Surrenden Road, Brighton, BN1 6WQ, unless it is for a Counselling course when you should address it specifically to Counselling Courses, The Registry, Varndean College, Surrenden Road, Brighton, BN1 6WQ.

CACHE and Counselling courses have a separate application form as well as the general enrolment form.

By Telephone (using a credit/debit card)
Call 01273 546604 Monday – Thursday 8:30am-4:30pm or Friday 8:30am-4:00pm. Please have your debit/credit card and course details ready

In Person
Fill in the enrolment form and visit the Registry office at the college on Monday to Thursday 8:30am-4:30pm or on Friday 8:30am-4:00pm.

Via E-Mail
Send your completed enrolment form to . Emailed applications will receive an acknowledgment. If you do not hear from us within 7 days, please contact the college.

Complete it and send it with full payment to Admissions, Varndean College, Surrenden Road, Brighton BN1 6WQ at Varndean College or email it to .

BOOK EARLY! Don’t wait until the last minute to enrol as you may find the course is full or that we have had to cancel it due to low enrolment numbers!

Please read the following information carefully:

  • We do not send out acknowledgements of bookings. You should assume your enrolment has been accepted unless you are contacted by us.
  • Tuition and examination fees are due on enrolment.
  • No refunds are given once a course has started.