Latest Courses

Main Programme 2020-21

Fancy a course but not sure of what is available? Download our September 2020 brochure here

You can also view our list of courses and get information about each subject by clicking on the heading on the left hand menu on our home page.

If the course that you are interested in is full, please contact us by one of the methods listed above, and we will add your name on a waiting list.

NEW: Think Yourself Slim - K01384, starts 10th NovemberĀ 

This course will explore myths around food, metabolism, fasting and calories etc. Weeks 2&3 look at one's personal story around food and eating and how this may affect weight, body image and self-esteem. We will also explore new theories around fasting and inflammatory food. How to use mind maps etc to discover that story and how it can affect your relationship with food, how you eat and your weight. Please note, this is not a course about what you eat per say although it touches on foods that are inflammatory. This course is delivered to a maximum of 10 students.

NEW: Patchwork for All - K01369, starts 4th November (evenings)

This course is open to all abilities with beginners being offered an additional separate programme to build basic skills. Learners are welcome to follow the class programme or bring with them a project they wish to work on with tutor support. A variety of projects from cushions to quilts can be made with the different techniques learned. The cost of materials is not included in the course fee, tutor will advise. This course is delivered to a maximum of 10 students.

The Skills Toolkit

The Department for Education has launched a web page that signposts people to free courses that can develop their digital and numeracy skills during lockdown.

Thirteen free courses are listed from the various organisations that created them over the past few years, from beginners' computer courses to more specialised courses in coding, digital marketing, and Microsoft Office. There is also a course to brush up on your maths skills.

For further information and register click hereĀ 

Other online Courses

Other courses are available for you to keep up with your learning and develop your skills.

Yuo can find out more on the following links

https://www.jisc.ac.uk/guides/ensuring-continuity-of-learning-during-enforced-absence

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize

https://www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish

https://www.open.edu/openlearn/education-development/digital-literacy-succeeding-digital-world/content-section-overview?active-tab=description-tab

https://www.learnmyway.com/

https://learnenglishteens.britishcouncil.org

https://learnenglish.britishcouncil.org/

https://www.ufi.co.uk/projects

 

You may also be interested in other online opportunities - the following institutions offer free online courses in a variety of subjects.

Alison

FutureLearn

Vision2learn

Openlearn