Our Tavistock Centre supports courses in Tavistock, Okehampton, Holsworthy and the surrounding area. In our centres you can find information about us and our courses, enrol and get support for your learning.

The Alexander Centre
62 Plymouth Road
PL19 8BU


01822 613701



Our offices are currently closed due to Coronavirus restrictions.

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The reception office is on the right after you go through the main door at the front of the  building. For disabled access, follow the drive up past the left hand side of the building and use entrance on the level access at the back of the building. Follow the corridor through the building and the office is the last door on the left.


Limited spaces on site and the pay and display car park at the Wharf (5 minutes walk from the centre).

directions and transport

From town centre follow directions to Plymouth. The Alexander Centre is on the right before you reach the Sir Francis Drake roundabout.

The bus station is a short distance away with a 5 minute walk to the centre.

More information can be found at Travel Devon and Traveline.


A communal kitchen area is available for making hot drinks (beverages are provided at a small charge).

room hire

We have the following rooms available for hire:

  • Four rooms each seating up to 15 people
  • Computer suite for up to 12 people
  • Hall seating up to 55 people

The costs per hour for the training rooms are £9 for non-profit-making groups or £15 for commercial groups. The costs per hour for the hall are £15 for non-profit-making groups or £25 for commercial groups.

Caretaking costs apply on all bookings starting before 9am or finishing after 9pm, and on all Saturday bookings. This is at a rate of £25 per visit. Please phone the centre for more information on room hire and  availability.

Please note: while we try to keep this information up to date, it is provided for information only and local details may be subject to changes beyond the control of Learn Devon.