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Advanced casement binding

Posted on: 7 December 2021

This three-week course you will give you a solid grounding to continue developing binding skills that can be applied to repairing old books. You will learn how to prepare your materials and sew a rounded… More

Basic drawing for the fearful

Posted on: 7 December 2021

This is a short interactive online live course aimed at building your skills and knowledge for developing your understanding around drawing. It will be accessible and relaxed. This workshop explores the basics of drawing in… More

Communicate with confidence

Posted on: 7 December 2021

Discover how improving your communication skills can give you more confidence in work and social situations. More

Creative writing: secret garden

Posted on: 7 December 2021

You’ll take your ideas from being in the walled garden area – an outdoor space, where you can formulate ideas into poetry & writing within a framework, developed & supported by the tutor. There will… More

Creative writing: step in to Spring

Posted on: 7 December 2021

This course is for those who have an interest in expressing thoughts, feelings, ideas, etc on paper, in order to capture the essence of nature & what you’re looking it. Thus, creating rich material from… More

First steps to getting online (FLOSS)

Posted on: 30 November 2021

You will learn how to turn on a device, update passwords and account information, use controls, such as a mouse and keyboard, or touchscreen on a smartphone or tablet. You will use tools which make… More

First steps to getting online (FLOSS)

Posted on: 7 December 2021

You will learn how to turn on a device, update passwords and account information, use controls, such as a mouse and keyboard, or touchscreen on a smartphone or tablet. You will use tools which make… More

First steps to getting online (FLOSS)

Posted on: 7 December 2021

You will learn how to turn on a device, update passwords and account information, use controls, such as a mouse and keyboard, or touchscreen on a smartphone or tablet. You will use tools which make… More

First steps to getting online (FLOSS)

Posted on: 7 December 2021

You will learn how to turn on a device, update passwords and account information, use controls, such as a mouse and keyboard, or touchscreen on a smartphone or tablet. You will use tools which make… More

Gelli printing: new techniques

Posted on: 7 December 2021

You will learn some new techniques when using a Gelli plate. You can create your own stencils, use textures from recycling and will be painting directly onto the Gelli. These unique images that can be… More

Getting organised for work

Posted on: 7 December 2021

The tutor will give you ideas about how to get more organised and how to look at the various aspects of a task to consider the different actions that will be needed. More

Improve your English: join at any time

Posted on: 18 January 2022

The course covers different qualification levels so the content will be designed to meet your exact needs. This will include the skills of communication, reading and writing. You can enrol at any time throughout the… More

Improve your English: join at any time

Posted on: 18 January 2022

The course covers different qualification levels so the content will be designed to meet your exact needs. This will include the skills of communication, reading and writing. You can enrol at any time throughout the… More

Improve your English: join at any time

Posted on: 18 January 2022

The course covers different qualification levels so the content will be designed to meet your exact needs. This will include the skills of communication, reading and writing. You can enrol at any time throughout the… More

Improve your English: join at any time

Posted on: 16 December 2021

The course covers different qualification levels so the content will be designed to meet your exact needs. This will include the skills of communication, reading and writing. You can enrol at any time throughout the… More

Improve your English: join at any time

Posted on: 16 December 2021

The course covers different qualification levels so the content will be designed to meet your exact needs. This will include the skills of communication, reading and writing. You can enrol at any time throughout the… More

Improve your English: join at any time

Posted on: 18 January 2022

The course covers different qualification levels so the content will be designed to meet your exact needs. This will include the skills of communication, reading and writing. You can enrol at any time throughout the… More

Improve your English: join at any time: FULL

Posted on: 18 January 2022

The course covers different qualification levels so the content will be designed to meet your exact needs. This will include the skills of communication, reading and writing. You can enrol at any time throughout the… More

Improve your maths: join at any time

Posted on: 18 January 2022

The course covers different qualification levels so the content will be designed to meet your exact needs. This will include numbers and their use in everyday life, working with data and creating graphs. You can… More

Improve your maths: join at any time

Posted on: 16 December 2021

The course covers different qualification levels so the content will be designed to meet your exact needs. This will include numbers and their use in everyday life, working with data and creating graphs. You can… More

Improve your maths: join at any time: FULL

Posted on: 18 January 2022

The course covers different qualification levels so the content will be designed to meet your exact needs. This will include numbers and their use in everyday life, working with data and creating graphs. You can… More

Improve your maths: join at any time: FULL

Posted on: 16 December 2021

The course covers different qualification levels so the content will be designed to meet your exact needs. This will include the skills of communication, reading and writing. You can enrol at any time throughout the… More

Improve your maths: join at any time: FULL

Posted on: 16 December 2021

The course covers different qualification levels so the content will be designed to meet your exact needs. This will include numbers and their use in everyday life, working with data and creating graphs. You can… More

Improve your maths: join at any time: FULL

Posted on: 18 January 2022

The course covers different qualification levels so the content will be designed to meet your exact needs. This will include the skills of communication, reading and writing. You can enrol at any time throughout the… More

Italian: advanced 2

Posted on: 7 December 2021

You will be consolidating and developing your skills further: Revising and extending your understanding of grammar. Using the subjunctive tenses and exploring the other main uses. Extracting and exchanging information following instructions in pairs/group. Summarising… More

Italian: beginners 2

Posted on: 7 December 2021

You will consolidate your knowledge of basic key phrases and vocabulary and improve your understanding. You will learn how to: Exchange information in simple everyday situations. Ask for and give directions. Shopping for food. Ask… More

Italian: improvers 2

Posted on: 7 December 2021

During the course you will continue to consolidate the knowledge of the language and culture acquired from Italian improvers 1. You will take part in varied activities. These are designed to help you understand and… More

Italian: improvers 3

Posted on: 7 December 2021

During the course you will learn how to: Develop your fluency, express your own ideas and opinions (subjunctive) Continue to understand and use the subjunctive present and past with news and the reading book Understand… More

ITQ: Digital skills: Spreadsheets software (Level 1)

Posted on: 30 November 2021

You will develop an understanding of spreadsheet software tools and techniques to be able to produce spreadsheets. You will learn how to apply formulae and functions to process data and use automated tools to aid… More

ITQ: Digital skills: Word processing software (Level 2)

Posted on: 30 November 2021

You will develop an understanding of spreadsheet software tools and techniques to be able to produce spreadsheets. You will learn how to apply advanced formulae and functions to process data and use automated tools to… More

Monoprinting recycled materials

Posted on: 7 December 2021

Printmaking is an Art form on its own or can be a support or extension for painters. This course is experimental and expressive, using simple shapes, line and mark-making. We will be using recycling of… More

Printmaking: lino cutting building a library of motifs

Posted on: 30 November 2021

You will learn techniques of lino cutting, making selected motifs, rather than full images. A motif is a simple representation of something, that can be repeated, such as sea themed ideas of a boat, fish,… More

Spanish: advanced 2

Posted on: 7 December 2021

You will learn how to: Translate written material. Exchange information on a variety of topics/situations. Give and follow specific instructions. Use a variety of all indicative and subjunctive tenses. Write summaries of information. Grasp meaning… More

Spanish: advanced conversation 2

Posted on: 7 December 2021

You will be consolidating and practicing what you have learnt on Spanish advanced 2 including how to: Exchange information on a variety of topics/situations. Grasp meaning of written material (e-mails, mobile text messages, letters, notices,… More

Spanish: beginners 2

Posted on: 7 December 2021

This course will teach you how to exchange information in simple everyday situations. It is a practical course and there will be plenty of time to practise. You will learn how to: Make table bookings… More

Spanish: beginners 2

Posted on: 8 December 2021

In this course you will learn: Talking about jobs and activities Leisure activities and sports Making complaints in a hotel, restaurant and in a shop Directions and describing places Making invitations and how to reply… More

Spanish: improvers 1

Posted on: 7 December 2021

During this course you will learn how to understand, speak and write on familiar topic and situations. Topics will include: Shopping Using public transport Eating and drinking Local geography. Each session will focus on a… More

Spanish: improvers 2

Posted on: 7 December 2021

During this course you will learn how to understand, speak and write on familiar topic and situations. Topics will include: Shopping. Using public transport. Eating and drinking. Local geography. Present, past and future tenses Daily… More

Spanish: improvers 2

Posted on: 8 December 2021

In this course we will learn: Talking about family, friends, and yourself, personalities, work and events Leisure activities and sport, shopping Hiring a car, reporting a problem and accident Travelling and visiting places Making invitations… More

Spanish: intermediate 2

Posted on: 7 December 2021

Spanish: intermediate 2

Posted on: 7 December 2021

Spanish: intermediate conversation 2

Posted on: 7 December 2021