Education and learning

Education and schools admissions are the responsibility of Hertfordshire County Council.

Hertford Regional College (HRC) provides hundreds of full-time and part-time academic and vocational courses for young people and adults from modern campuses in Turnford and Ware.

Locally there are many interesting and rewarding courses available for local residents and families.  Find out more from:

Hertfordshire Adult and Family Learning Services

Cheshunt Extended Services

University of the Third Age, Lea Valley Group for retired people.


Public libraries in Cheshunt, Goffs Oak, Hoddesdon and Waltham Cross are run by Hertfordshire County Council.  As well as books, newspapers and magazines, all of them provide:

  • Access to computers, including Microsoft Office
  • Free internet
  • Colour printing
  • Free Wifi for Wifi-enabled devices
  • Study space
  • Photocopier and fax services
  • Information on full and part time learning opportunities
  • Careers information
  • Addresses of organisations, professional bodies, clubs and societies.