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Total number of courses: 70



Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping

For those on JSA or Work-related ESA, the Level 2 is fully funded and therefore free to the learner. The Level 2 can also be fully funded for 19- to 23-year-olds, depending on prior attainment.

Bookkeeping
Code: AEB
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 11:30 am
No. of sessions: 12

£704


AAT Workshop Level 2

This course is for you if:
• If you work in accounts and would like a formal qualification
• You would like to acquire new skills to help with a change in your career
• You would like to go on to be an AAT member or study for chartered status

Accounts
Code: AEB30
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 42

£1079 plus £135 AAT Membership


AAT Workshop Level 3

This is a progression from the level 2 and in most cases learners will have had to complete the level 2 accounts first

Accounts
Code: AEB31
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 42

£2573 plus exams and AAT membership fee - £138


Food Hygiene – L2 Award

Suitable for practitioners who handle and prepare food in the setting

Childcare
Code:
Time: Morning, to

£16.50


GCSE English – eve

For those who need to develop their English skills and who wish to achieve a nationally recognised qualification.

English
Code: AEB2
Date: Wednesday, 5 Sep 2018 to 22 May 2019
Time: Evening, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 31

£0.00


GCSE Maths – eve

For anyone wishing to pass a GCSE in Math’s who has already achieved Functional Skills Level 2 or equivalent, or has a D or grade 3 in math’s GCSE.

Maths
Code: AEB4
Date: Thursday, 6 Sep 2018 to 16 May 2019
Time: Evening, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 30

£0.00


Functional Skills maths – day

For learners with the skills to take a L1 or a L2 course. You will be assessed before starting your course to check your current skills. The exam will take place 1 week after the end of the course.

Maths
Code: AEB12
Date: Monday, 7 Jan 2019 to 1 Apr 2019
Time: Morning, 9:45 am to 12:15 pm
No. of sessions: 12

£0.00


Spanish Yr 3 Plus Term 2

For those who have completed two or three years of Spanish classes or equivalent and can use present tense, gerund, reflexive verbs and commonly used verbs in the past tense.

Languages
Code: C38T2
Date: Monday, 7 Jan 2019 to 1 Apr 2019
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 11:30 am
No. of sessions: 12

£120.00


Spanish Improvers Plus Term 2

For learners who have done over 3 years of Spanish classes and have the knowledge of: regular and irregular verbs in present tense, preterit, imperfect, future and conditional tense, as well as the knowledge of subjunctive, reflexive verbs and gerund ( -ando, -yendo, -iendo).

Languages
Code: C40T2
Date: Monday, 7 Jan 2019 to 1 Apr 2019
Time: Afternoon, 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

£120.00


Spanish Beginners Term 2

For Beginners with no formal language learning and those with very little knowledge of the language, who have attended term 1. Those with a little knowledge may be able to join at term 2 – please enquire.

Languages
Code: C42T2
Date: Monday, 7 Jan 2019 to 1 Apr 2019
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

£120.00


Italian Yr 3

Learners will engage in lots of activities to improve their speaking, listening, writing and reading skills. They will be able to feel more confident whilst speaking in Italian and understanding native speakers

Languages
Code: C45T2
Date: Monday, 7 Jan 2019 to 1 Apr 2019
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

£120.00


Functional Skills English – evening

This course is ideal for someone who wants to be able to improve their employment prospects or be confident in their writing and when speaking and listening at work or socially.

English
Code: AEB33
Date: Monday, 7 Jan 2019 to 8 Apr 2019
Time: Evening, 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

£0.00


Italian Improvers Plus T2

This course is suitable for learners who have completed the previous Italian Improvers term or learners who have had a previous experience in learning Italian and/or are able to understand and produce a wide range of everyday expressions; learners who have understanding of some grammar structures such as regular and irregular verbs in present tense, conditional, past and imperfect, prepositions, direct and indirect pronouns, possessive, reflexives.

Languages
Code: C47T2
Date: Monday, 7 Jan 2019 to 1 Apr 2019
Time: Morning, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

£120.00


Italian Advanced T2

This course is suitable for learners who have a good knowledge of the language and can make themselves understood in most social situations.

Languages
Code: C48T2
Date: Monday, 7 Jan 2019 to 1 Apr 2019
Time: Afternoon, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

£120.00


Understanding Our World

For learners with mild learning difficulties, who would like to explore interesting aspects of our world through classroom activities.

Independent Living
Code: C59T2
Date: Monday, 7 Jan 2019 to 1 Apr 2019
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 11:30 am
No. of sessions: 12

Free


Functional Skills maths – evening

For learners with the skills to take a L1 or a L2 course. You will be assessed before starting your course to check your current skills. The exam will take place 1 week after the end of the course.

Maths
Code: AEB13
Date: Tuesday, 8 Jan 2019 to 2 Apr 2019
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 12

£0.00


Functional Skills English – day

This course is ideal for someone who wants to be able to improve their employment prospects or be confident in their writing and when speaking and listening at work or socially.

English
Code: AEB14
Date: Tuesday, 8 Jan 2019 to 9 Apr 2019
Time: Afternoon, 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm
No. of sessions: 12

£0.00


Italian Yr 3 Plus T2

For people with some knowledge of the language that are able to have simple conversation about everyday life using past tense of regular and irregular verbs, prepositions and some direct and indirect pronouns

Languages
Code: C46T2
Date: Tuesday, 8 Jan 2019 to 2 Apr 2019
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

£120.00


First Steps Maths

This course is for learners with entry level skills who wish to develop their ability in maths and be confident to use maths in everyday life.

Maths
Code: C54T2
Date: Tuesday, 8 Jan 2019 to 2 Apr 2019
Time: Afternoon, 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

00


Foundation English

For learners with very low skills who wish to develop their reading and writing, and their communication skills.

English
Code: C55T2
Date: Tuesday, 8 Jan 2019 to 2 Apr 2019
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 11:30 am
No. of sessions: 12

Free


Spanish Beginners Yr 2 Term 2

For Beginners with one year of learning Spanish and those with the knowledge of verbs in the present tense

Languages
Code: C35T2
Date: Wednesday, 9 Jan 2019 to 3 Apr 2019
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 11:30 am
No. of sessions: 12

£120.00


Spanish Yr 4 Term 2

Those who have completed three years of Spanish classes or equivalent

Languages
Code: C39T2
Date: Wednesday, 9 Jan 2019 to 3 Apr 2019
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

£120.00


ESOL mixed level

For intermediate ESOL (English Second Language) learners who want to improve their English language skills and communicate with more confidence.

English
Code: C60T2
Date: Wednesday, 9 Jan 2019 to 3 Apr 2019
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 3:15 pm
No. of sessions: 12

00


Spanish Beginners Yr 2 eve Term 2

For Beginners with one year of learning Spanish and those with the knowledge of verbs in the present tense

Languages
Code: C36T2
Date: Thursday, 10 Jan 2019 to 4 Apr 2019
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

£120.00


Spanish Advanced Term 2

This course is suitable for learners who have an A level in Spanish and/or have substantial experience of speaking Spanish at that level

Languages
Code: C41T2
Date: Thursday, 10 Jan 2019 to 4 Apr 2019
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 11:30 am
No. of sessions: 12

£120.00


First Steps English

This course is for learners with entry level skills who wish to develop their reading, writing, speaking and listening skills in English.

English
Code: C71T2
Date: Thursday, 10 Jan 2019 to 4 Apr 2019
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 11:30 am
No. of sessions: 12

000


ESOL Beginners – afternoon

ESOL for those with little or no English skills.

English
Code: C77
Date: Friday, 11 Jan 2019 to 5 Apr 2019
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 3:15 pm
No. of sessions: 12

00


Italian NEW Beginners

Learners will be able to communicate at a survival level, asking and answering to basic information, whilst acquiring familiarity with the language.
Topics will include:
– Greetings
– Numbers and alphabet.
– Basic grammar, including some common regular and irregular verbs.
– Adjectives, nationalities, relationships and more.
– Jobs and professions.

Languages
Code: C116T1
Date: Wednesday, 16 Jan 2019 to 27 Mar 2019
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
No. of sessions: 10

£100.00


Drawing – evening

If you’re adventurous, curious or just out of practice, and want to broaden your approach to drawing, give this course a go!

Arts
Code: C128
Date: Tuesday, 26 Feb 2019 to 9 Apr 2019
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 7

£87.50


Mixed Media

For all learners interested in mixed media work regardless of experience.

Arts
Code: C113
Date: Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019 to 10 Apr 2019
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 7

£105


Drawing

For all learners interested in drawing techniques regardless of experience.

Arts
Code: C114T4
Date: Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019 to 4 Apr 2019
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 7

£105


Introduction to Counselling

Please note there will be no class on Thursday 21st March This course is an introduction to basic counselling skills and their application, and is of value to people both in their personal and working lives. It is especially suitable for those who have no prior knowledge of counselling even though they may be well […]

Counselling
Code: C117
Date: Thursday, 28 Feb 2019 to 4 Apr 2019
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm
No. of sessions: 5

£62.50


ESOL Beginners – morning

It is for beginner ESOL (English Second Language) learners who want to improve their English language skills and communicate with more confidence.


Code: C271
Date: Friday, 1 Mar 2019 to 5 Apr 2019
Time: Morning, 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
No. of sessions: 6

00


Photography: How to take better pictures

For those who can already use the controls on their DSLR camera.

Arts
Code: C122
Date: Saturday, 2 Mar 2019 to 2 Mar 2019
Time: Morning, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 1

£30


Introduction to Creative Writing

This workshop is suitable for anyone interested in creative writing, and offers a fun and interactive introduction to some of the basics. You will explore a range of techniques to spark the imagination and tap into your inner creativity. You’ll work with a range of writing forms, such as poetry and flash fiction, and be […]

Arts
Code: C140
Date: Saturday, 2 Mar 2019 to 2 Mar 2019
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

£25


Fused Glass Workshop: Jewellery

Please note: This course is spread over two sessions. The first is on 2nd March from 10am – 12pm, and the second is on 23rd March from 9am – 10am.  This is a short course good for beginners or for anyone interested in making their own jewellery. We will be working with transparent, opaque and […]

Arts
Code: C146
Date: Saturday, 2 Mar 2019 to 23 Mar 2019
Time: Morning, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
No. of sessions: 2

£35 inc materials


Safeguarding Children Learning

This course will give basic guidance to practitioners on meeting the requirements of the EYFS.

Childcare
Code: E5
Date: Thursday, 7 Mar 2019 to 7 Mar 2019
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 1

£45.00


Paediatric First Aid

This qualification provides learners with the first aid skills they require when working with young children / or in a young children’s setting.

Date: Saturday, 9 Mar 2019 to 16 Mar 2019
Time: Morning, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 2

£70.00


Basic Health and Safety

This workshop will provide an awareness of your own role and responsibilities in relation to health and safety within EYFS.

Date: Thursday, 14 Mar 2019 to 14 Mar 2019
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 1

£45.00


Creative Writing – afternoon

This fun, interactive course is suitable for anyone curious about and wanting to take their first steps into creative writing; it is also suitable for people who have already begun to write and may be looking for opportunities to explore their creativity in a supportive group environment. You’ll explore a range of techniques to spark the […]

Arts
Code: C141
Date: Thursday, 14 Mar 2019 to 11 Apr 2019
Time: Afternoon, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
No. of sessions: 5

£50


Creative Writing – evening

This fun, interactive course is suitable for anyone curious about and wanting to take their first steps into creative writing; it is also suitable for people who have already begun to write and may be looking for opportunities to explore their creativity in a supportive group environment. You’ll explore a range of techniques to spark the […]

Arts
Code: C142
Date: Thursday, 14 Mar 2019 to 11 Apr 2019
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
No. of sessions: 5

£50


Designated Safeguarding Lead

This is an interactive course with lots of learner participation aimed at providing the skills and knowledge needed to perform the role of designated safeguarding person in early years provision.

Childcare
Code: E154
Date: Saturday, 16 Mar 2019 to 16 Mar 2019
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

£65


Photography: Further Skills

For intermediate-level photographers familiar with their DSLR/Bridge camera controls who wish to improve their photography.

Arts
Code: C123
Date: Saturday, 16 Mar 2019 to 16 Mar 2019
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 4:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

£30.00


Fused Glass Workshop: Sgraffito

This course is for anyone who likes working with glass, beginners or experienced. You will learn how to use glass enamels, how to scratch away the paint to reveal an image in the glass (using a technique called sgraffito) and about the importance of allowing the light to penetrate the medium.

Arts
Code: C148
Date: Saturday, 23 Mar 2019 to 23 Mar 2019
Time: Daytime, 10:30 am to 1:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

£30 inc materials


Fused Glass: Mosaic Hearts

This work shop is a good introduction to working with glass and broken ceramic.

Arts
Code: C155
Date: Saturday, 30 Mar 2019 to 30 Mar 2019
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

£30


Computing 121

The Computing 1:1 sessions are bookable hourly slots with the tutor. This allows for you to have individual help with your specific queries

ICT
Code: C151
Date: Friday, 12 Apr 2019 to 12 Apr 2019
Time: Daytime, 9:30 am to 3:50 pm
No. of sessions: 1

£25.00


Functional Skills maths – day

For learners with the skills to take a L1 or a L2 course. You will be assessed before starting your course to check your current skills. The exam will take place 1 week after the end of the course.

Maths
Code: AEB17
Date: Monday, 29 Apr 2019 to 22 Jul 2019
Time: Morning, 9:45 am to 12:15 pm
No. of sessions: 12

£0.00


Functional Skills ICT – evening

For those who already have basic skills in ICT, but would like to take it to the next level and gain certification in using Microsoft Office 2010 applications: Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint and Internet Explorer.

ICT
Code: AEB16
Date: Tuesday, 30 Apr 2019 to 23 Jul 2019
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 12

£170.00


Functional Skills maths – evening

For learners with the skills to take a L1 or a L2 course. You will be assessed before starting your course to check your current skills. The exam will take place 1 week after the end of the course.

Maths
Code: AEB18
Date: Tuesday, 30 Apr 2019 to 22 Jul 2019
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 12

£0.00


Functional Skills English – day

This course is ideal for someone who wants to be able to improve their employment prospects or be confident in their writing and when speaking and listening at work or socially.

English
Code: AEB19
Date: Tuesday, 30 Apr 2019 to 23 Jul 2019
Time: Afternoon, 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm
No. of sessions: 12

£0.00


Pottery – evening

Beginners will learn the skills and techniques needed to make pottery items which can be used in the home, garden or for purely decorative purposes. Skills include how to choose and prepare clay ready for a particular project, handbuilding skills (pinching, using soft slabs and coiling) and simple decoration using ceramic colourants and glazes. We […]

Arts
Code: C250
Date: Tuesday, 30 Apr 2019 to 11 Jun 2019
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 6

£75


Functional Skills ICT -day

For those who already have basic skills in ICT, but would like to take it to the next level and gain certification in using Microsoft Office 2010 applications: Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint and Internet Explorer.

ICT
Code: AEB15
Date: Wednesday, 1 May 2019 to 24 Jul 2019
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
No. of sessions: 12

£170.00


Intermediate Floristry

Ideal for those who have already done our Beginners Floristry course, or have an idea of Floristry skills.

Arts
Code: C267
Date: Wednesday, 1 May 2019 to 5 Jun 2019
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 5

62.50 (excluding materials)


Pottery workshop Thursday afternoon

Learners will make a number of decorated ceramic items eg for the home or garden (with step by step guidance from the tutor for beginners).

Arts
Code: C265
Date: Thursday, 2 May 2019 to 13 Jun 2019
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 6

£90


Pottery workshop Friday afternoon

Beginners will learn the skills and techniques needed to make pottery items which can be used in the home, garden or for purely decorative purposes. Skills include how to choose and prepare clay ready for a particular project, handbuilding skills (pinching, using soft slabs and coiling) and simple decoration using ceramic colourants and glazes. We […]

Arts
Code: C252
Date: Friday, 3 May 2019 to 14 Jun 2019
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 6

£90


Pottery workshop Friday morning

Learners will make a number of decorated ceramic items eg for the home or garden (with step by step guidance from the tutor for beginners).

Arts
Code: C251
Date: Friday, 3 May 2019 to 14 Jun 2019
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 6

£90


Photography: How to take better pictures

For those who can already use the controls on their DSLR or Bridge camera wishing to improve their pictures by gaining insight into the ingredients that make for a more satisfying result.

Arts
Code: C272
Date: Saturday, 4 May 2019 to 4 May 2019
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 4:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

£30


Computing 121

The Computing 1:1 sessions are bookable hourly slots with the tutor. This allows for you to have individual help with your specific queries. Learners bring in their own tablet, Ipad or laptop or we have PCs available to use.


Code: C270
Date: Friday, 17 May 2019 to 17 May 2019
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 3:40 pm
No. of sessions: 1

25


Photography: Further Skills

This course is for intermediate level photographers who are familiar with the controls on their DSLR or Bridge camera.

Arts
Code: C273
Date: Saturday, 18 May 2019 to 18 May 2019
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 4:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

£30


Abstract Art

(details coming soon)

Arts
Code: C268
Date: Tuesday, 4 Jun 2019 to 16 Jul 2019
Time: Afternoon, 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm
No. of sessions: 6

£90


Drawing for Beginners

This course is designed for learners with little or no experience of drawing.

Arts
Code: C264
Date: Tuesday, 4 Jun 2019 to 16 Jul 2019
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 6

£75


Drawing

This course is suitable for all learners interested in drawing techniques, regardless of experience.

Arts
Code: C263
Date: Wednesday, 5 Jun 2019 to 17 Jul 2019
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 6

£90


New Practitioners

This course will give basic guidance to practitioners on meeting the requirements of the EYFS, as well as providing useful advice and information on supporting the Welfare requirements. The course allows practitioners to explore learning and development opportunities across the seven areas of learning in a practical and imaginative way, and is suitable for all new practitioners working within the 0-5 age range..

Childcare
Code: E2
Date: Thursday, 6 Jun 2019 to 6 Jun 2019
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 1

£45.00


Fused Glass workshop

This workshop is perfect for both beginners and those who have a little experience of working with glass.

Arts
Code: C274
Date: Wednesday, 12 Jun 2019 to 10 Jul 2019
Time: Evening, 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
No. of sessions: 5

£75.00


Pottery – evening

This workshop is for everyone interested in working in clay, from complete beginners to more experienced potters.

Arts
Code: C253
Date: Tuesday, 18 Jun 2019 to 16 Jul 2019
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 5

£62.50


Pottery – afternoon

This workshop is for everyone interested in working in clay, from complete beginners to more experienced potters.

Arts
Code: C266
Date: Thursday, 20 Jun 2019 to 18 Jul 2019
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 5

£75


Pottery workshop – afternoon

This workshop is for everyone interested in working in clay, from complete beginners to more experienced potters.

Arts
Code: C255
Date: Friday, 21 Jun 2019 to 19 Jul 2019
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 5

£75


Pottery workshop – morning

This workshop is for everyone interested in working in clay, from complete beginners to more experienced potters.


Code: C254
Date: Friday, 21 Jun 2019 to 19 Jul 2019
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 5

£75


Pottery – morning

This workshop is for everyone interested in working in clay, from complete beginners to more experienced potters.

Arts
Code: C254
Date: Friday, 21 Jun 2019 to 19 Jul 2019
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 5

£75


Mixed Media

This course is suitable for learners interested in mixed media creative work regardless of experience.

Arts
Code: C262
Date: Wednesday, 5 Sep 2019 to 17 Jul 2019
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 6

£90