learn something new


We can help you discover your learning needs and find out what support is available.


What is nextstep?


nextstep promotes learning and work to all adults aged 20 and over.

Whether you want to improve your career prospects, get a qualification or just make the most of your job, our services are available throughout England.

We’re here to help

Just about everyone needs help with learning, skills and work at some time in their lives.

We offer information that’s designed to help you make decisions about your future. We also tell you about the resources and facilities we have to offer.

Our aim is to help you identify where you need a bit of advice and skill support and give practical assistance to help you achieve your goals.

Our help is available in three areas: