Due to government advice, our Parkshot site is now partly open running specific courses subject to social distancing, we continue to have courses online too. If you have any questions, please contact our team on

We are happy to be running some online Open Days with key tutors giving information in their subject areas. Registration coming soon. Provisional dates below:

Parkshot Campus - Richmond TW9 2RE

Hillcroft Campus - Surbiton KT6 6DF

See more about RHACC here.

At our open days, you can explore all the opportunities open to you, meet our tutors and see our fantastic facilities. Learn more about our courses. 

There will be staff available to discuss your career options and personal development. You can also get information on fees, Advanced Learner Loans, student finance, bursaries, crèche and volunteering opportunities.

To enrol on a qualification course, you will need to bring:

  • Certificates to show any qualifications you have
  • Photo ID (Eg Passport or driving licence)
  • National insurance number
  • Benefit awarding letter (if applying for concession)

If you are not a British Citizen, you will also need to bring:

  • Passport
  • UK Travel Document
  • UK Immigration Status Document
  • UKBA/Home Office letter
  • Letter from Asylum Support service or NASS or Social Services
  • Any other proof of your residency status

If you are unemployed or employed but earning less than £338 a month and receiving qualifying means tested benefits. Then many courses will be free.

Bring one of the below benefit awarding letters dated within the last three months.

  • Job Seeker's Allowance including National Insurance credits only
  • Council Tax Reduction
  • Housing Benefit
  • Income Support
  • Employment Support Allowance
  • Working Tax credits (applicable to dependants only)
  • Universal Credits

If you household income is less than £27,000 per year (net)? Please bring:

  • Council tax letter or Tenancy Agreement
  • Consecutive payslips for the last three months
  • Bank statement for the last three months
  • Benefit awarding letter

If you earn less than £20,527 per annum (full or part-time) and live within the Greater London Authority (GLA), or you earn less than £16,009.50 and live outside the GLA, then many courses leading to a qualification will be FREE. Email to find out more.


Our Open Day's are the perfect opportunity to experience RHACC with tours of our superb facilities, featuring the Richmond Art School, Richmond Business School, Theatre, Dance Studio, Ceramics Studio and many other specialist classrooms.

Click here for full details about how to find and get to our campuses. 

Click here to register your attendance at our Open Day.