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Total number of courses: 72



Functional Skills Maths

This course is for with basic Maths skills looking to improve their knowledge and gain an accredited qualification at Level 1 or Level 2.

Maths     
Code: FSMA
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
No. of sessions: 17

Course Fee: Free


Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting

This qualification will prepare you for junior and entry level accounting roles. It delivers a solid foundation in finance administration – covering areas such as double entry bookkeeping to basic costing principles and using accounting software. You will learn finance, accountancy, business and communications skills. 

Accounting and Bookkeeping     
Code: AEB
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 42

Course Fee: £1079 plus £248 exam fees and £155 AAT membership fee


Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting

In this qualification you will master more complex accounting disciplines including financial processes, advanced bookkeeping, final accounts and ethical practices for accountants.

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

Course Fee: £2573 plus £250 exam fees and £155 AAT membership fee


Food Hygiene for Early Years Practitioners

This is an online course suitable for Early Years practitioners who handle and prepare food in the setting.

Early Years     
Time: Not Applicable

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


Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping

The AAT Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping provides an entry point for anyone wishing to start a career in accountancy or finance. It may also support career progression for those already in employment by formally recognising their skills in manual bookkeeping

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

Course Fee: £704 plus £98 exams fees and £50 AAT membership fee


Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship

If you enjoy working within Childcare and providing a safe and caring environment for children to play and learn in, an Early Years apprenticeship could be perfect for you.

Apprenticeships  Early Years     
Time: Morning

Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (STLS) Apprenticeship

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

Apprenticeships     
Time: Morning

Accountancy Apprenticeship

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.

Accounting and Bookkeeping  Apprenticeships     
Time: Not Applicable

Level 4 Professional Diploma in Accounting

In this qualification you will cover higher accounting tasks including drafting financial statements, managing budgets and evaluating financial performance, as well as optional specialist units including business tax, personal tax, external auditing and credit management and cash and treasury management.

Accounting and Bookkeeping     
Code: AEB
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 64

Course Fee: £2596 plus £301 exams fees and £155 AAT membership fee


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: FSEN
Time: Evening, 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
No. of sessions: 17

Course Fee: Free


Customer Service Apprenticeship

This apprenticeship is suitable for anyone who is involved in any customer-focused role in any industry. Good ‘people skills’, a friendly approach and excellent communication skills are all needed in this career.

Apprenticeships     
Time: Not Applicable

Functional Skills English – daytime

This qualification is aimed at people with basic English skills who want to improve their reading, writing, speaking and listening.

English     
Code: FSEN
Time: Daytime, 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm
No. of sessions: 17

Course Fee: Free


Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems

This online qualification is designed for anyone looking to develop their understanding of mental health and the problems that can cause mental ill-health. It aims to raise awareness and understanding of a range of mental health problems, which could be used to support their role in the workplace or where they may work or interact with individuals with mental health problems.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Business Administration

This online course provides learners with the knowledge needed work in a business administration role in a range of environments. Learners will discover how to carry out various administrative tasks, and will be able to apply their knowledge in a variety of industries and job roles.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Level 2 Certificate in Information, Advice or Guidance

This qualification is designed for people who work in, or wish to work in, roles where providing information, advice or guidance is necessary.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Level 2 Certificate in Lean Organisation Management Techniques

This online qualification aims to provide learners with the knowledge and understanding needed to successfully and efficiently lead a business team.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Team Leading

This qualification is designed to provide learners with the knowledge and understanding required to successfully lead a team. This will focus on the study of leading a team in a business environment.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism

This online qualification aims to develop learners’ understanding of autism and the principles of supporting individuals with autism – covering the person-centred approach and influence of positive communication methods, how to support positive behaviour, and how individuals with autism can be supported to live healthy and fulfilled lives.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health

The aim of this online qualification is to increase the learner’s knowledge and awareness of children and young people’s mental health.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties

This online qualification aims to give learners knowledge of different Specific Learning Difficulties, how they are diagnosed and how individuals can be supported.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Working with People with Mental Health Needs

This online qualification is designed for a wide range of learners who wish to understand the approaches to care and support of those with mental health problems.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Business Administration Apprenticeship

This qualification is suitable for anyone who is involved in any administration-focused role in any industry. It aims to develop learners’ highly transferable set of knowledge, understanding and skills across a range of administrative practices and tasks, which can be applied to all industries.

Apprenticeships     
Time: Not Applicable

Early Years Educator Apprenticeship

If you enjoy working within Childcare and providing a safe and caring environment for children to play and learn in, an Early Years apprenticeship could be perfect for you.

Apprenticeships  Early Years     
Time: Not Applicable

Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care

This online qualification aims to assist learners to develop their knowledge and understanding of the principles of caring for those with dementia. It covers areas such as person-centred care, the influence of positive communication methods, issues relating to the use of medication for those with dementia and the importance of providing appropriate activities.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings

This online qualification aims to help learners to understand the meaning and importance of infection control, the causes of infections, the conditions in which they thrive and the ways that they can be spread and methods used to prevent and control the spread of infection.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care

This online course aims to help learners develop an understanding of the safe handling of medication, and support them in, or help them move towards, employment in the health and social care sector.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Understanding Personal Care Needs

This online course is aimed at individuals who are working, or wishing to work, within the health and social care sector, and are looking to gain specialist knowledge and understanding of personal care needs.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Warehousing and Storage

This online course is designed for learners to enter and/or progress from entry roles in the Warehousing and Storage industries. Learners will develop the underpinning knowledge necessary to support them in their role in this sector.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Get Creative with Digital Media through Rutland Community Ventures

This trio of three-week courses are for people across the armed forces community who want the basic skills to use digital media in a creative, positive and satisfying way.

ICT     
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 8:15 pm

Course Fee: Free


One-to-One Computing

These one-hour sessions are aimed at people who have a specific IT-related query or queries that they want help solving. The one-to-one element allows for one person to receive help tailored specifically to them – whether that be regarding a specific function, piece of software, or a general introduction to IT.

ICT     
Code: BSIT
Time: Daytime, 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £26


Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Customer Service

This online course is designed to provide learners with the skills and knowledge needed to work in a variety of customer service roles.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care

This online course is designed for a wide range of learners who wish to gain an understanding of end of life care.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Care Planning

This qualification will help learners to understand their role in supporting the preferences and needs of individuals in relation to their care or support, the development and implementation of care plans and contributing to the review of these by observing, monitoring and reporting on the care activities they’re responsible for.

Online Learning     
Time: Not Applicable

Spanish Year 3+ (A1 – A2)

This course is for learners who have completed at least two years of Spanish studies or equivalent and can use
regular, irregular and reflexive verbs in the present and present continuous tenses, and are able to identify the main points of a text written at A1.2 level.

Languages     
Code: LSP31T1
Date: Monday, 6 Sep 2021 to 6 Dec 2021
Time: Evening, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £132


Italian Intermediate A2

This course is for people with some knowledge of the Italian language that can hold a conversation on a variety of topics and use prepositions, pronouns and verbs, regular and irregular, in the present and past tense.

Languages     
Code: LIT34T1
Date: Monday, 6 Sep 2021 to 6 Dec 2021
Time: Evening, 6:15 pm to 8:15 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £132


Italian Intermediate Year 5 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: LIT35 T1
Date: Monday, 6 Sep 2021 to 6 Dec 2021
Time: Morning, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £132


Understanding Our World

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

Independent Living     
Code: ILUOW10T1
Date: Monday, 6 Sep 2021 to 6 Dec 2021
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 11:30 am
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: Free


Italian Advanced B2

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

Languages     
Code: LIT36 T1
Date: Monday, 6 Sep 2021 to 6 Dec 2021
Time: Morning, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £132


Foundation English

This small and friendly course is for people who need to start from the beginning with their reading and writing.

English     
Code: BSFE13T1
Date: Tuesday, 7 Sep 2021 to 7 Dec 2021
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 11:30 am
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: Free


Italian Beginners Year 2 A1

This course is for learners who have already completed the previous term(s) of our Italian New Beginners course, or have a little prior knowledge of the language. 

Languages     
Code: LIT39T1
Date: Tuesday, 7 Sep 2021 to 7 Dec 2021
Time: Evening, 6:15 pm to 8:15 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £132


Spanish Intermediate B1

This course is for people with at least five years of Spanish studies or equivalent, who can interact with others in Spanish with little or no need of using English.

Languages     
Code: LSP28T1
Date: Wednesday, 8 Sep 2021 to 8 Dec 2021
Time: Evening, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £132


Italian Intermediate Year 3 A2

This course is for intermediate learners with a pre-existing knowledge of the Italian language who would like to progress and start to engage on a wider range of topics.

Languages     
Code: LIT37T1
Date: Wednesday, 8 Sep 2021 to 8 Dec 2021
Time: Evening, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £132


Functional Skills ICT

An accredited qualification aimed at those who already have basic skills in ICT, but would like to take it to the next level and gain certification in using the Internet, working with files and folders, and using Microsoft Office 2010 applications Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint.

ICT     
Code: FSIT5
Date: Wednesday, 8 Sep 2021 to 17 Nov 2021
Time: Daytime, 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm
No. of sessions: 9

Course Fee: £150


Spanish Improvers B1 – B2

This course is for learners that are able to converse with some degree of fluency and understand the main points of texts written at B1 level, who have some years of Spanish studies and knowledge of all the indicative verbs and the present of the subjunctive mood.

Languages     
Code: LSP29T1
Date: Thursday, 9 Sep 2021 to 9 Dec 2021
Time: Morning, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £132


First Steps English

This supportive, friendly class will help learners with basic English skills develop confidence in all forms of communication. Learners will gain improved skills, confidence and a sense of achievement and, once at the right level, could progress onto a qualification.

English     
Code: BSEN14T1
Date: Thursday, 9 Sep 2021 to 9 Dec 2021
Time: Morning, 9:30 am to 11:30 am
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: Free


Spanish Beginners Year 2+ (A1.2)

This course is for people that have studied Spanish for at least a year or have knowledge of formal and informal ways of addressing people, verbs in the present tense and uses of the verbs ser, estar and haber; those able to order food in a restaurant, ask for and give directions and make hotel reservations.

Languages     
Code: LSP32T1
Date: Thursday, 9 Sep 2021 to 9 Dec 2021
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
No. of sessions: 12

Course Fee: £132


English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Intermediate

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: LES18T1
Date: Wednesday, 15 Sep 2021 to 1 Dec 2021
Time: Afternoon, 1:00 pm to 3:15 pm
No. of sessions: 10

Course Fee: Free


English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Elementary

This course is for those who want to learn and improve their English as a second language at Elementary Level. It is a non-qualification course and it is equivalent to A2 and B1 level.

English  Languages     
Code: LES16T1
Date: Friday, 17 Sep 2021 to 3 Dec 2021
Time: Morning, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 10

Course Fee: Free


English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Beginners

This ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) course is for those with little or no skills in English. It will help learners to improve their communication skills and feel more confident when using English in everyday life.

English  Languages     
Code: LES17T1
Date: Friday, 17 Sep 2021 to 3 Dec 2021
Time: Afternoon, 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
No. of sessions: 10

Course Fee: Free


Paediatric First Aid

This Level 3 Award is aimed at those working with young children and babies, including teachers, childminders and Early Years practitioners working in nurseries or pre-schools.

Early Years  First Aid     
Code: EPFA56
Date: Saturday, 9 Oct 2021 to 16 Oct 2021
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 2

Course Fee: £10/£70


Fused Glass: Mandala Bowls

This workshop is for those new to working with glass or those who have a little prior experience. You will learn the difference between transparent and opaque glass, the different forms of fused glass, and how to work safely with them. This knowledge will help you to produce a beautiful bowl, 18-20cm in diameter, with your own mandala design.

Arts     
Code: AFG53
Date: Sunday, 31 Oct 2021 to 31 Oct 2021
Time: Morning, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £33


Mixed Media

This six-week course is for anyone who has an interest in developing or improving their paintings using mixed media techniques. 

Arts     
Code: AMM82
Date: Tuesday, 2 Nov 2021 to 7 Dec 2021
Time: Evening, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 6

Course Fee: £99


Drawing for Beginners

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

Arts     
Code: ADR20T1
Date: Wednesday, 3 Nov 2021 to 8 Dec 2021
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
No. of sessions: 6

Course Fee: £66


Drawing

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

Arts     
Code: ADR19T2
Date: Wednesday, 3 Nov 2021 to 8 Dec 2021
Time: Afternoon, 1:15 pm to 4:15 pm
No. of sessions: 6

Course Fee: £99


Creative Writing: Life Writing

Who it’s for: This online course is for anyone interested in creative writing who would like to work towards completing a short piece of ‘life writing’. No previous writing experience is necessary. You should be able to read and write fluently in English. What you’ll learn: This five-week course will focus on the craft of […]

Arts  Online Learning     
Code: ACW62
Date: Thursday, 4 Nov 2021 to 2 Dec 2021
Time: Evening, 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
No. of sessions: 5

Course Fee: £41.25


Creative Writing: The Writing Workshop

Who is it for? This workshop is for anyone who is currently writing or curious about exploring ideas through creative writing. All abilities are welcome – no experience necessary! What will I learn? Each interactive workshop offers a space to write and share. If you are already writing, bring along work to share in a […]

Arts     
Code: ACW83
Date: Saturday, 6 Nov 2021 to 6 Nov 2021
Time: Morning, 10:00 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £13.75


Life Drawing

This workshop is open to anyone looking to expand their creativity, learn something new or develop existing skills through observing and drawing a nude life model.

Arts     
Code: ALD77
Date: Sunday, 7 Nov 2021 to 7 Nov 2021
Time: Morning, 10:00 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £21


Textile Design for Beginners

This three-week course will help you familiarise yourself with your sewing machine. You’ll learn tricks such as free-hand machine embroidery, layering fabrics and colours using ‘bondaweb’ and hand applique, and making a French knot.

Arts     
Code: ATX69
Date: Monday, 8 Nov 2021 to 22 Nov 2021
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 3

Course Fee: £60


Batik for Beginners

This one-day workshop has been created to encourage people with an interest in surface decoration and design to take the plunge and decorate cloth using wax and dye

Arts     
Code: ABT70
Date: Saturday, 13 Nov 2021 to 13 Nov 2021
Time: Morning, 10:00 am to 4:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £50


Life Drawing

This workshop is open to anyone looking to expand their creativity, learn something new or develop existing skills through observing and drawing a life model. Please note the model will be nude.

Arts     
Code: ALD78
Date: Sunday, 14 Nov 2021 to 14 Nov 2021
Time: Morning, 10:00 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £21


Paediatric First Aid

This Level 3 Award is aimed at those working with young children and babies, including teachers, childminders and Early Years practitioners working in nurseries or pre-schools.

Early Years  First Aid     
Code: EPFA51
Date: Saturday, 20 Nov 2021 to 27 Nov 2021
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 2

Course Fee: £10/£70


Life Drawing

This workshop is open to anyone looking to expand their creativity, learn something new or develop existing skills through observing and drawing a life model. Please note the model will be nude.

Arts     
Code: ALD79
Date: Sunday, 21 Nov 2021 to 21 Nov 2021
Time: Morning, 10:00 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £21


Basic Health and Safety

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

Early Years  Online Learning     
Code: EBHS58
Date: Thursday, 25 Nov 2021 to 25 Nov 2021
Time: Evening, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £10/£45


Creative Writing: The Writing Workshop

Who is it for? This workshop is for anyone who is currently writing or curious about exploring ideas through creative writing. All abilities are welcome – no experience necessary! What will I learn? Each interactive workshop offers a space to write and share. If you are already writing, bring along work to share in a […]

Arts     
Code: ACW84
Date: Saturday, 27 Nov 2021 to 27 Nov 2021
Time: Morning, 10:00 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £13.75


Fused Glass: Christmas Tags

This class is for anyone who is interested in glass or who likes to experiment with something new to produce home-made personalized gift tags, cards or small pictures. No prior experience is required and there will be lots of help and ideas for you to work with.

Arts     
Code: AFG74
Date: Sunday, 28 Nov 2021 to 28 Nov 2021
Time: Morning, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £33


Emergency First Aid at Work

This accredited qualification is aimed at people with a general interest in how to administer First Aid in an emergency, or people in employment who need to be a First Aider within a work-based setting.

First Aid     
Code: EEFA60
Date: Wednesday, 8 Dec 2021 to 8 Dec 2021
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £60


Creative Writing: The Writing Workshop

Who is it for? This workshop is for anyone who is currently writing or curious about exploring ideas through creative writing. All abilities are welcome – no experience necessary! What will I learn? Each interactive workshop offers a space to write and share. If you are already writing, bring along work to share in a […]

Arts     
Code: ACW85
Date: Saturday, 18 Dec 2021 to 18 Dec 2021
Time: Morning, 10:00 am to 12:30 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £13.75


Paediatric First Aid

This Level 3 Award is aimed at those working with young children and babies, including teachers, childminders and Early Years practitioners working in nurseries or pre-schools.

Early Years  First Aid     
Code: EPFA250
Date: Saturday, 8 Jan 2022 to 15 Jan 2022
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 2

Course Fee: £10/£70


Pottery – Thurs am

All learners are welcome, from complete beginners to more experienced potters. You’ll produce a variety of decorated ceramic items, with step-by-step guidance from the tutor as necessary.

Arts     
Code: APO6T3
Date: Thursday, 13 Jan 2022 to 10 Feb 2022
Time: Morning, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
No. of sessions: 5

Course Fee: £82.50


Emergency First Aid at Work

This accredited qualification is aimed at people with a general interest in how to administer First Aid in an emergency, or people in employment who need to be a First Aider within a work-based setting.

First Aid     
Code: EEFA249
Date: Wednesday, 9 Feb 2022 to 9 Feb 2022
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £60


Paediatric First Aid

This Level 3 Award is aimed at those working with young children and babies, including teachers, childminders and Early Years practitioners working in nurseries or pre-schools.

Early Years  First Aid     
Code: EPFA251
Date: Saturday, 12 Mar 2022 to 19 Mar 2022
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 2

Course Fee: £10/£70


Emergency First Aid at Work

This accredited qualification is aimed at people with a general interest in how to administer First Aid in an emergency, or people in employment who need to be a First Aider within a work-based setting.

First Aid     
Code: EEFA259
Date: Wednesday, 30 Mar 2022 to 30 Mar 2022
Time: Daytime, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
No. of sessions: 1

Course Fee: £60