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Adult Community Education

Sewing  Make & Mend Course

Mondays 10am – 12pm

This course is an introduction to machine and hand embroidery techniques developing both group project work as a team, individual sewing and embroidery skills. 

Bring your own ideas and materials to upcycle, make, mend and alter.

A Free course for people over 19 who are carers, people with disabilities or 60+.
There is a £5 contribution to resources used on the course.

Starts: 21st January 2019                Ends: 25th March 2019


Talk & Play Together Workshop

Mondays 9.30am – 12pm

Free fun sessions & activities for parents to enjoy together with their child/ren.
(Children from 18 months to 3 yrs).

Starts: 14th January 2019                  Ends: 25th March 2019


Employability with English (FREE)

Mondays:  1pm – 3pm

On this course you will develop your skills in the following:

  • English for the workplace
  • CVs and job applications
  • Interview skills            
  • Team working

Starts:  14th January 2019                 Ends: 25th March 2019


Childcare Level 2

Tuedays 9.30am – 4pm

(Classes do not run during the half term, although you will need to attend a one to one tutorial)

Accredited Course to prepare you to work with children aged between birth and five years, with knowledge of children up to seven years old. Assessment is in a form of a portfolio and practical observations of you with the children. You will be given homework to complete for your portfolio and your tutor will provide you with written and verbal feed back regularly.

Once you have achieved this award you can apply for assistant type positions in the childcare field or you can progress on to a Level 3 childcare qualification.

Starts: 18th September 2018                  Ends: April 2019

We are assessing new learners interested in joining the Childcare course in September 2019.
Please come along to the centre and ask Gio for further information.


Level 1 Award in Working in Administration

Wednesdays 10am – 2pm

On this course you will develop your skills in the following:

  • Customer Service
  • Reception & filing skills
  • Health & Safety
  • Team working
  • IT skills for work 
  • Study Skills

Starts: 14th January 2019                  Ends: 1st April 2019

You will need to be Assessed before attending classes.


Stay Secure & Safe Online

Feel more secure and safe when you use your computer. What steps can you take to avoid the pitfalls, malware, viruses, hacking, identity fraud, the scams and data loss. Be a more canny computer user.

Wednesday Afternoons Class 1pm – 3pm

Starts: 16th January 2019                  Ends: 3rd April 2019


Microsoft Office 2016 Taster

Get an overview of the four MS Office Applications Word, PowerPoint, Excel and possibly Publisher.

Be aware of the differences between Office 2016 and earlier versions. Practice skills at whatever level you are at. Start as a beginner or keep up with new features.

Wednesday Morning Class 10am – 12pm

Starts: 16th January 2019                  Ends: 3rd April 2019 


Computer Classes

For further information see here.