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Total number of courses: 63



Apprenticeship in Customer Service

If you are a good communicator and enjoy helping people, this could be an ideal job for you.

Apprenticeships and Work-Based Training     
Time: Not Applicable

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.
This is a roll-on, roll-off course so can be started at any time of the year, by arrangement with the tutor.

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

Course Fee: £704 plus £92 exams and membership fee of £48

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

Course Fee: £1079 plus £147 AAT Membership and £233 exam fees

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

Course Fee: £2573 plus £236 exams and AAT membership fee - £147

Apprenticeship in Business Administration

If you enjoy keeping things in order and like being part of a team, an apprenticeship in Business Administration could suit you perfectly.

Apprenticeships and Work-Based Training     
Time: Morning

Apprenticeship in Early Years

If you enjoy working within Childcare, and providing a safe and caring environment for children to play and learn in this could be the job for you.

Apprenticeship in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (STLS)

If you enjoy working with groups of children under the supervision of the teacher and supporting learning activities then a Teaching Assistant could be the perfect job for you

Apprenticeships and Work-Based Training     
Time: Morning

Apprenticeship in Accountancy

If you enjoy data entry in sales, purchase and general ledgers, and are working in a finance environment then this could be the perfect job for you.

Apprenticeships and Work-Based Training     
Time: Morning

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: BSMA15
Time: Afternoon, 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: FREE

Food Hygiene for Early Years Practitioners

Suitable for practitioners who handle and prepare food in the setting

Childcare  EYFS     
Time: Morning

Course Fee: £10 - only for Rutland-based practitioners

AAT Workshop Level 4

Who is it for?
Those who:

  • Have completed the AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting and who would like to continue to build their accounting skills
  • Are already working in finance and would like a formal recognition of their skills
  • Would like to go on to become an AAT full member and/or study for chartered accountant status
  • Would like to start their own business through the AAT-licensed member in practice (MIP) scheme
Accounts     
Code: AEB
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 64

Course Fee: £2596 plus £283 exams and AAT membership fee - £147

Functional Skills Maths – online

If you’re not able to attend our centre to complete your maths functional skills, but have reliable access to the internet and a determination to complete this qualification within 4 months, this could be the answer for you. Please contact us to discuss.

Maths     
Code: FLM 2
Time: Evening

GCSE English – evening

Please contact us directly for this course’s start date. All learners should already have a D grade at GCSE or a level 2 qualification, and will be tested for current skills before being accepted onto the course. The course will cover the entire GCSE syllabus at grades 1-9. The specification will enable learners of all […]

English     
Code: GEN2
Time: Evening, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 32

Course Fee: Free

GCSE Maths – evening

Please contact us directly for this course’s start date. For anyone wishing to pass a GCSE in Maths who already has reasonable mathematical abilities. All learners should already have a D grade at GCSE or a level 2 qualification, and will be tested for current skills before being accepted onto the course.  If you do […]

Maths     
Code: GMA4
Time: Evening, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 31

Course Fee: Free

Functional Skills ICT – daytime

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: FSIT05
Date: Wednesday, 2 Sep 2020 to 2 Dec 2020
Time: Daytime, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £170.00

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: FSMA6
Date: Monday, 7 Sep 2020 to 1 Feb 2021
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
No. of sessions: 17

Course Fee: Free

Spanish Improvers B1

For learners with over four years of Spanish studies or equivalent able to
converse and communicate with some degree of fluency and read and
understand the main points of texts written at A2.2/B1 level.
Learners joining this course will have knowledge of regular, irregular and
reflexive verbs in the present, present continuous, past (indefinido,
imperfect, perfecto), future and conditional in indicative mood, and
present of the subjunctive mood.

Languages     
Code: LSP29
Date: Monday, 7 Sep 2020 to 7 Dec 2020
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £120.00

Spanish Beginners Year 3

For beginners with one year of Spanish studies that understand the
principles of verb conjugation, can use regular and (most used) irregular
verbs in the present tense, with a reasonable idea of when to use verbs
ser or estar, able to order food and drinks at a restaurant, ask and give
directions, reserve accommodation and describe homes and furniture.

Languages     
Code: LSP31
Date: Monday, 7 Sep 2020 to 7 Dec 2020
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £120.00

Italian Year 5

For people with some knowledge of the language, that can hold a conversation talking about preferences, everyday life, holidays ad weekends and who can use the verbs, regular and irregular, in the present and past tense, possessives and some prepositions

Languages     
Code: LIT33
Date: Monday, 7 Sep 2020 to 7 Dec 2020
Time: Evening, 6:15 pm to 8:15 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £120.00

Italian Improvers B1

This course is suitable for learners who have completed the previous Italian Improvers Plus Term and it is also suitable for learners who have had a previous experience in Learning Italian and/or are able to understand and produce a wide range of everyday expressions, who have understanding of some grammar structures such as regular and irregular verbs in present tense, conditional, Past and Imperfect and Future, Present Subjunctive, prepositions, direct and indirect pronouns, Possessive, Reflexives and Imperative.

Languages     
Code: LIT34
Date: Monday, 7 Sep 2020 to 7 Dec 2020
Time: Morning, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £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: ILUOW10
Date: Monday, 7 Sep 2020 to 7 Dec 2020
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 11:30 am
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: Free

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: FSEN8
Date: Monday, 7 Sep 2020 to 1 Feb 2021
Time: Evening, 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
No. of sessions: 17

Course Fee: Free

Foundation English

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

English     
Code: BSFE13
Date: Tuesday, 8 Sep 2020 to 8 Dec 2020
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 11:30 am
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: Free

Spanish A2-B1

For learners with four years of Spanish studies or equivalent with
knowledge of regular, irregular and reflexive verbs in the present, present
continuous, future and past tenses (indefinido, imperfecto, perfecto).
Learners joining this course will be able to communicate and interact with
others with little or no need of using their first language (English).

Languages     
Code: LSP28
Date: Wednesday, 9 Sep 2020 to 9 Dec 2020
Time: Evening, 6:15 pm to 8:15 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £120.00

Italian Beginners Year 3

For beginners with a little knowledge of the language that would like to progress

Languages     
Code: LIT36
Date: Wednesday, 9 Sep 2020 to 9 Dec 2020
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £120.00

ESOL mixed level

For intermediate ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) learners who want to improve their English language skills and communicate with more confidence.

English  Languages     
Code: LESM18
Date: Wednesday, 9 Sep 2020 to 9 Dec 2020
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 3:15 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: 00

Spanish Advanced B2

This course is suitable for learners who have studied Spanish to A level
and/or have substantial experience of speaking the language at that
level, with knowledge of all verb tenses, including conditional and
subjunctives and those who can interact and make themselves
understood in Spanish in most social situations.

Languages     
Code: LSP30
Date: Thursday, 10 Sep 2020 to 10 Dec 2020
Time: Morning, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £120.00

Spanish Beginners Year 2

For Beginners with very little knowledge of the Spanish language. Learners
familiar with formal and informal greetings, vocabulary and expressions
related to occupations and professions, countries, nationalities and
members of the family.

Languages     
Code: LSP32
Date: Thursday, 10 Sep 2020 to 10 Dec 2020
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £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: BSEN14
Date: Thursday, 10 Sep 2020 to 10 Dec 2020
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 11:30 am
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: 000

Functional Skills English – daytime

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: FSEN7
Date: Thursday, 10 Sep 2020 to 21 Jan 2021
Time: Daytime, 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm
No. of sessions: 17

Course Fee: Free

Writing for wellbeing – ONLINE

This online workshop offers you the opportunity to slow down your day and relax by playing with words in a safe and respectful space. We will use a series of fun and engaging prompts to encourage you to put pen to paper and produce your own responses through expressive writing. You’ll learn about mindfulness as […]

Arts     
Code: ACW41
Date: Saturday, 19 Sep 2020 to 19 Sep 2020
Time: Morning, 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £7.50

Life Drawing – FULL

Suitable for all abilities. Learners will be able to observe and draw from a life model. Please note the model will be nude.

Arts     
Code: ALD22
Date: Sunday, 20 Sep 2020 to 20 Sep 2020
Time: Morning, 10:00 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £15

Creative Writing Taster – ONLINE

This online session will introduce you to creative writing in a safe and supported environment. You’ll be encouraged to think creatively and experiment with language in a range of forms, including prose and poetry. You’ll unlock your imagination and start to produce work of your own. The course will be delivered online will offer a […]

Arts     
Code: ACW64
Date: Thursday, 1 Oct 2020 to 1 Oct 2020
Time: Evening, 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £7.50

Creative Writing Taster – ONLINE

This online session will introduce you to creative writing in a safe and supported environment. You’ll be encouraged to think creatively and experiment with language in a range of forms, including prose and poetry. You’ll unlock your imagination and start to produce work of your own. The course will be delivered online will offer a […]

Arts     
Code: ACW65
Date: Saturday, 3 Oct 2020 to 3 Oct 2020
Time: Morning, 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £7.50

Glass Workshop – Mandala Bowls

This workshop is for beginners and for those who have a little experience of working with glass. The morning will be arranged in two halves. The first half is to identify the colour and shapes that you are attracted to. You will then be given help to cut them. The second half of the morning […]

Arts     
Code: AFG46
Date: Saturday, 3 Oct 2020 to 3 Oct 2020
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £30

Life Drawing – FULL

Suitable for all abilities. Learners will be able to observe and draw from a life model. Please note the model will be nude.

Arts     
Code: ALD54
Date: Sunday, 4 Oct 2020 to 4 Oct 2020
Time: Morning, 10:00 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £15

Creative Writing – ONLINE

This online course will introduce you to creative writing in a safe and supported environment. You’ll be encouraged to think creatively and experiment with language in a range of forms, including prose and poetry. You’ll gain an insight into some of the devices and techniques used by writers, unlock your imagination and start to produce […]

Arts     
Code: ACW66
Date: Thursday, 8 Oct 2020 to 5 Nov 2020
Time: Evening, 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
No. of sessions: 5

Course Fee: £37.50

Photography: Take better pictures with your DSLR camera

For those who can already use the controls on their DSLR/Bridge camera and wish to improve their photography

Arts     
Code: APH24
Date: Saturday, 10 Oct 2020 to 10 Oct 2020
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 4:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £32.50

Creative Writing – ONLINE

This online course will introduce you to creative writing in a safe and supported environment. You’ll be encouraged to think creatively and experiment with language in a range of forms, including prose and poetry. You’ll gain an insight into some of the devices and techniques used by writers, unlock your imagination and start to produce […]

Arts     
Code: ACW67
Date: Saturday, 10 Oct 2020 to 7 Nov 2020
Time: Morning, 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
No. of sessions: 5

Course Fee: £37.50

Life Drawing – FULL

Suitable for all abilities. Learners will be able to observe and draw from a life model. Please note the model will be nude.

Arts     
Code: ALD53
Date: Sunday, 11 Oct 2020 to 11 Oct 2020
Time: Morning, 10:00 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £15

Watercolour Workshop for Beginners – Mon pm

What will I learn? How to plan and paint paintings which feature water and reflection. How to build up the above composition using layers, complimentary colour mixes, swift brushstrokes, detail with pen and nibs. How to use tonal effects to create depth Course outcomes: 2 completed paintings using tutor-led composition

Arts     
Code: AWCB8T2
Date: Monday, 26 Oct 2020 to 7 Dec 2020
Time: Afternoon, 1:15 pm to 4:15 pm
No. of sessions: 6

Course Fee: £90

Watercolour Workshop – Tues pm

What will I learn? How to plan and paint paintings which feature water and reflection. How to build up the above composition using layers, complimentary colour mixes, swift brushstrokes, detail with pen and nibs. How to use tonal effects to create depth Course outcomes: 1 completed painting using tutor lead compositions and 1 painting using […]

Arts     
Code: AWC7T2
Date: Tuesday, 27 Oct 2020 to 8 Dec 2020
Time: Afternoon, 1:15 pm to 4:15 pm
No. of sessions: 6

Course Fee: £90

Watercolour Workshop – Tues am

What will I learn? How to plan and paint paintings which feature water and reflection. How to build up the above composition using layers, complimentary colour mixes, swift brushstrokes, detail with pen and nibs. How to use tonal effects to create depth Course outcomes: 1 completed painting using tutor lead compositions and 1 painting using […]

   
Code: AWC6T2
Date: Tuesday, 27 Oct 2020 to 8 Dec 2020
Time: Morning, 9:15 am to 12:15 pm
No. of sessions: 6

Course Fee: £90

Watercolour Workshop for Beginners

What will I learn? How to plan and paint paintings which feature water and reflection. How to build up the above composition using layers, complimentary colour mixes, swift brushstrokes, detail with pen and nibs. How to use tonal effects to create depth Course outcomes: 2 completed paintings using tutor-led composition

Arts     
Code: AWC9T
Date: Tuesday, 27 Oct 2020 to 8 Dec 2020
Time: Evening, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 6

Course Fee: £90

Pottery Workshop – Tues eve

All learners are welcome from complete beginners to more experienced potters.

Arts     
Code: APO1T2
Date: Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020 to 8 Dec 2020
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 6

Course Fee: £75

Drawing for Beginners

Learners with little or no experience of drawing. For the curious, adventurous and out of practice, and those who want to broaden their approach to drawing.

Arts     
Code: ADR20T2
Date: Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020 to 8 Dec 2020
Time: Evening, 6:45 pm to 8:45 pm
No. of sessions: 6

Course Fee: £60

Drawing – Wednesday afternoon

For all learners interested in practicing and exploring drawing techniques regardless of experience.

Arts     
Code: ADR19T2
Date: Wednesday, 4 Nov 2020 to 9 Dec 2020
Time: Afternoon, 1:15 pm to 3:45 pm
No. of sessions: 6

Course Fee: £75

Pottery Workshop – Thurs pm

All learners are welcome from complete beginners to more experienced potters.

Arts     
Code: APO2T2
Date: Thursday, 5 Nov 2020 to 10 Dec 2020
Time: Afternoon, 1:15 pm to 4:15 pm
No. of sessions: 6

Course Fee: £90

Pottery Workshop – Thurs eve

All learners are welcome from complete beginners to more experienced potters.

Arts     
Code: APO5T2
Date: Thursday, 5 Nov 2020 to 10 Dec 2020
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 6

Course Fee: £75

Pottery Workshop – Fri pm

All learners are welcome from complete beginners to more experienced potters.

Arts     
Code: APO4T2
Date: Friday, 6 Nov 2020 to 11 Dec 2020
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 6

Course Fee: £90

Pottery Workshop – Fri am – FULL

All learners are welcome from complete beginners to more experienced potters.

Arts     
Code: APO3T2
Date: Friday, 6 Nov 2020 to 11 Dec 2020
Time: Morning, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
No. of sessions: 6

Course Fee: £90

Photography: Further Skills

For intermediate-level photographers who are familiar with the controls on their DSLR/Bridge camera

Arts     
Code: APH25
Date: Saturday, 7 Nov 2020 to 7 Nov 2020
Time: Daytime, 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £35

Glass Workshop – Candle Curves

This workshop is for beginners and for those who have a little experience of working with glass. You will be given patterns to work with to help you. As you gain in confidence you can begin to design your own pieces. You will produce a selection of small Christmas Candle Curves from one sheet of […]

Arts     
Code: AFG47
Date: Saturday, 7 Nov 2020 to 7 Nov 2020
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £30

Glass Workshop – Candle Curves

This workshop is for beginners and for those who have a little experience of working with glass. You will be given patterns to work with to help you. As you gain in confidence you can begin to design your own pieces. You will produce a selection of Christmas trimmings from one sheet of base glass. […]

Arts     
Code: AFG48
Date: Wednesday, 11 Nov 2020 to 11 Nov 2020
Time: Morning, 9:15 am to 12:15 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £30

Emergency First Aid at Work

This course is compliant with Health and Safety legislation relating to the provision of First Aid in the work place.

First Aid     
Code: EEFA58
Date: Friday, 13 Nov 2020 to 13 Nov 2020
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £60

Computing One-to-one

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.

ICT     
Code: BSIT40
Date: Tuesday, 17 Nov 2020 to 17 Nov 2020
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £25

Basic Health and Safety

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

Childcare  First Aid     
Code: EBHS63
Date: Thursday, 26 Nov 2020 to 26 Nov 2020
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £10/£45

Italian NEW Beginners

For beginners or people with a very little knowledge of the language.

Languages     
Code: LIT38
Date: Tuesday, 5 Jan 2021 to 30 Mar 2021
Time: Evening, 6:15 pm to 8:15 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £120

Spanish NEW Beginners

For beginners with one year of Spanish studies that understand the
principles of verb conjugation, can use regular and (most used) irregular
verbs in the present tense, with a reasonable idea of when to use verbs
ser or estar, able to order food and drinks at a restaurant, ask and give
directions, reserve accommodation and describe homes and furniture.

Languages     
Code: LSP55
Date: Wednesday, 6 Jan 2021 to 31 Mar 2021
Time: Afternoon, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £120.00

Italian NEW Beginners

For beginners or people with a very little knowledge of the language.

Languages     
Code: LIT37
Date: Tuesday, 7 Jan 2021 to 1 Apr 2021
Time: Evening, 6:15 pm to 8:15 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £120

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. The qualification meets the EYFS statutory requirements as set out by the
Department of Education.

Childcare  First Aid     
Code: EPFA
Date: Saturday, 16 Jan 2021 to 23 Jan 2021
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 2

Course Fee: £10/£70

Emergency First Aid at Work

This course is compliant with Health and Safety legislation relating to the provision of First Aid in the work place.

First Aid     
Code: EEFA211
Date: Friday, 12 Feb 2021 to 12 Feb 2021
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £60

Paediatric First Aid

The qualification meets the EYFS statutory requirements as set out by the
Department of Education. Concessions are available for Rutland childcare settings

   
Code: EPFA
Date: Saturday, 6 Mar 2021 to 13 Mar 2021
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 2

Course Fee: £10/£70