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Autumn craft course

Posted on: 12 July 2022

Working with a variety of materials, you will create individual craft pieces with Autumnal th More

Climate breakdown: Managing anxiety, anger and grief

Posted on: 6 July 2022

Validation of anxiety, anger and grief over this issue. Introducing and applying Mindfulness to help manage our response and retain perspective. More

Climate change: stories that motivate

Posted on: 28 July 2022

This will be an interactive workshop, including discussion and practical exercises. It aims to illustrate research-based principles for effective communication on climate change, with examples of influence through images and conversations. The main sources used… More

Communicate with confidence

Posted on: 7 July 2022

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

Creative writing: festivals and traditions

Posted on: 7 July 2022

You will learn about different UK festivals and traditions and how people celebrate them. We shall be looking at old traditions and customs, noting anything unusual, and we will discover how to create stories or… More

Creative writing: origins of English language and wobbly poetry

Posted on: 7 July 2022

You will learn about the origins of the English Language; how to make new and exciting poems using made-up words and unusual presentation to make them highly personal and modern. More

Creative writing: things to do before I die

Posted on: 7 July 2022

You’ll learn how to create intriguing stories by drawing characters who want to do extraordinary things, creating settings from around the world and building bizarre plots. You may write stories and indulge in narrative style… More

Creative writing: upon the seven seas

Posted on: 12 July 2022

You will learn how to create bold and courageous characters, dramatic settings and surprising plots! You’ll use literary devices and learn how to be playful and humorous, against a backdrop which is both, vivid and… More

Digital skills for every day

Posted on: 7 July 2022

You will learn how to stay safe online, how to communicate online using email, Word, and video communication software (Zoom). You will learn how to handle information and content by saving and organising files and… More

Digital skills for every day

Posted on: 7 July 2022

You will learn how to stay safe online, how to communicate online using email, Word, and video communication software (Zoom). You will learn how to handle information and content by saving and organising files and… More

English for speakers of other languages

Posted on: 7 July 2022

This course will also help you communicate in all aspects of life in the UK such as employment, healthcare, travelling on public transport and British culture and will give you confidence speaking and listening in… More

English for speakers of other languages

Posted on: 28 July 2022

This course will also help you communicate in all aspects of life in the UK such as employment, healthcare, travelling on public transport and British culture and will give you confidence speaking and listening in… More

English for speakers of other languages

Posted on: 7 July 2022

This course will also help you communicate in all aspects of life in the UK such as employment, healthcare, travelling on public transport and British culture and will give you confidence speaking and listening in… More

English for speakers of other languages

Posted on: 28 July 2022

This course will also help you communicate in all aspects of life in the UK such as employment, healthcare, travelling on public transport and British culture and will give you confidence speaking and listening in… More

English for speakers of other languages

Posted on: 28 July 2022

This course will also help you communicate in all aspects of life in the UK such as employment, healthcare, travelling on public transport and British culture and will give you confidence speaking and listening in… More

English for speakers of other languages

Posted on: 28 July 2022

This course will also help you communicate in all aspects of life in the UK such as employment, healthcare, travelling on public transport and British culture and will give you confidence speaking and listening in… More

English for speakers of other languages: living and working in the UK

Posted on: 28 July 2022

This course will also help you communicate in all aspects of life in the UK such as employment, healthcare, travelling on public transport and British culture and will give you confidence speaking and listening in… More

Everyday English: join at anytime

Posted on: 6 July 2022

Everyday English will help you build on the English skills you need for everyday life and work, such as writing official letters, emails and job application letters. You will also learn to look for the… More

Everyday English: join at anytime

Posted on: 21 July 2022

Everyday English will help you build on the English skills you need for everyday life and work, such as writing official letters, emails and job application letters. You will also learn to look for the… More

Finding the off switch: The art and skill of proper relaxation

Posted on: 6 July 2022

You will be taught at the new Wellbeing Hub in Holsworthy. Your course will include practical tasks and discussions. Your tutor will support you throughout. Your tutor will suggest ideas on what to practice in… More

First steps to getting online

Posted on: 7 July 2022

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

Posted on: 7 July 2022

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

Free yourself from money worries

Posted on: 6 July 2022

You will learn how to manage money worries and uncertainty using the Mindfulness approach to begin reducing their power over you. More

Free yourself from money worries

Posted on: 6 July 2022

You will learn how to manage money worries and uncertainty using the Mindfulness approach to begin reducing their power over you. More

Free yourself from negitivity

Posted on: 6 July 2022

Refresh your understanding of Mindfulness and Meditation. Refresh your approach, motivations and incentives to practice Refresh the benefits of practising Mindfulness and the evidence to support these. Refresh and learn top tips on how to… More

Free yourself from overthinking, find wellbeing in the present time

Posted on: 6 July 2022

What mindfulness is. The benefits of practicing mindfulness. How mindfulness increases wellbeing and resilience. How you can take charge of your mind and step into the peace and stillness of the present moment at will.… More

French: Advanced 1

Posted on: 12 July 2022

During this course you will develop your range of knowledge and fluency in French by reading, listening to and discussing a variety of topics. More

FULL – French: Advanced 1

Posted on: 12 July 2022

During this course you will develop your range of knowledge and fluency in French by reading, listening to and discussing a variety of topics. More

French: Beginners 1

Posted on: 7 July 2022

During this course you will learn how to understand spoken and written French and speak on a range of topics useful when travelling to a French-speaking area. Topics will include: -Greetings and introductions -Nationalities and… More

French: Beginners 3

Posted on: 12 July 2022

During this course you will learn how to understand and speak on a range of topics useful when travelling to a French-speaking area. Topics will include: Buying food and drink Ordering from a menu Saying… More

French: Improvers 1

Posted on: 12 July 2022

During this course you will learn how to understand spoken and written French and speak on a range of topics. Topics will include: Getting to know people Give explanations Daily routine Describing your day Using… More

French: Intermediate conversation 1

Posted on: 12 July 2022

During this course you will develop your range of vocabulary and fluency in French by reading, listening to and discussing topics of cultural and linguistic interest. Topics may include: Films Current affairs Literature Art Travel… More

GCSE English

Posted on: 4 August 2022

You will develop your skills and understanding in interpreting real world, contemporary and relatable modern texts; clear communication; accurate and effective skills-based writing; and the use of a wide variety of vocabulary, correct grammar, spelling… More

GCSE English introduction

Posted on: 7 July 2022

You will develop your skills and understanding in interpreting real world, contemporary and relatable modern texts; clear communication; accurate and effective skills-based writing; and the use of a wide variety of vocabulary, correct grammar, spelling… More

GCSE English introduction

Posted on: 12 July 2022

You will develop your skills and understanding in interpreting real world, contemporary and relatable modern texts; clear communication; accurate and effective skills-based writing; and the use of a wide variety of vocabulary, correct grammar, spelling… More

GCSE maths

Posted on: 7 July 2022

You will develop your skills and understanding in number; ratio, proportion, and rates of change; algebra; statistics and probability; and geometry and measure. Our curriculum follows the latest GCSE grading system from 1 to 5… More

GCSE maths

Posted on: 7 July 2022

You will develop your skills and understanding in number; ratio, proportion, and rates of change; algebra; statistics and probability; and geometry and measure. Our curriculum follows the latest GCSE grading system from 1 to 5… More

Improve your English: join at any time

Posted on: 4 August 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 anytime

Posted on: 6 July 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 anytime

Posted on: 6 July 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 anytime

Posted on: 6 July 2022

The course covers different qualification levels from Entry Level 1 to Level 2 so, depending on your strengths and areas that need a little improvement, the content will be designed to meet your exact needs.… More

Improve your maths: join at anytime

Posted on: 6 July 2022

The course covers different qualification levels from Entry Level 1 to Level 2 so, depending on your strengths and areas that need a little improvement, the content will be designed to meet your exact needs.… More

Improve your maths: join at anytime

Posted on: 6 July 2022

The course covers different qualification levels from Entry Level 1 to Level 2 so, depending on your strengths and areas that need a little improvement, the content will be designed to meet your exact needs.… More

Mindfulness and beyond

Posted on: 6 July 2022

A brief Mindfulness refresher Understanding willpower An introduction to practices to develop willpower – including conscious intention, the art of goal setting, accountability partners, positive affirmations and visualisations Applying willpower to Mindfulness/Meditation practice Applying willpower… More

Mindfulness for life’s challenges

Posted on: 6 July 2022

Different Mindfulness exercises – including short meditations and relaxation exercises Using Mindfulness with the difficult thoughts and emotions that come with the big five life stressors to begin reducing their power over you Enabling you… More

Mindfulness for life’s challenges

Posted on: 6 July 2022

Different Mindfulness exercises – including short meditations and relaxation exercises Using Mindfulness with the difficult thoughts and emotions that come with the big five life stressors to begin reducing their power over you Enabling you… More

Mindfulness for life’s challenges

Posted on: 6 July 2022

You will learn: Mini and longer meditations, relaxation and easy breathing exercises Using Mindfulness with the difficult thoughts and emotions to begin reducing their power over you …enabling you to: Take charge of stress, develop… More

Mindfulness for life’s challenges

Posted on: 6 July 2022

You will learn: Mini and longer meditations, relaxation and easy breathing exercises Using Mindfulness with the difficult thoughts and emotions to begin reducing their power over you …enabling you to: Take charge of stress, develop… More

Planning your journey into employment

Posted on: 7 July 2022

The tutor will encourage you to recognise your skills, talents and interests and to think about how these could be used to expand your employment opportunities. More

Pottery: Christmas decorations from air drying clay

Posted on: 6 July 2022

This is an interactive course. You will be learning about the basic properties of air-dry clay and how to use it to model by hand or using tools and surface decoration techniques to make a… More

Pottery for all

Posted on: 21 July 2022

You will be learning about the basic properties of clay and how to prepare it, hand techniques including modelling and building, using the potter’s wheel, decorative techniques, uses of glazes and slips, tools, tips and… More

Pottery for beginners

Posted on: 7 July 2022

This is a fun course learning how to work creatively with clay. You will learn about: Selecting materials to use. Organising your resources. Preparing your work area. Making a finished item. How to work safely. More

Pottery: have a go have a throw

Posted on: 6 July 2022

This is a two session interactive course aimed at learning the basics of using a potter’s wheel. You will be learning about the basic properties of clay, how to prepare it for use on the… More

Pottery: have a go have a throw

Posted on: 6 July 2022

This is a two session interactive course aimed at learning the basics of using a potter’s wheel. You will be learning about the basic properties of clay, how to prepare it for use on the… More

Stretch and relax

Posted on: 21 July 2022

You will learn a range of gentle stretches, easy breathing and relaxation exercises to ease the body and mind and: Reduce stiffness and tension and increase your suppleness, strength and range of movement Learn easy… More

Christmas decorations with textiles

Posted on: 6 July 2022

You will be learning about varied making and surface decoration techniques to make a range of Christmas decorations using cloth, thread and trims like buttons and beads. It is an interactive one session course aimed… More

The role of willpower in building wellbeing

Posted on: 6 July 2022

A brief Mindfulness refresher Understanding willpower An introduction to practices to develop willpower – including conscious intention, the art of goal setting, accountability partners, positive affirmations and visualisations Applying willpower to Mindfulness/Meditation practice Applying willpower… More

Understanding and managing difficult thoughts and emotions

Posted on: 6 July 2022

You will learn what Mindfulness is, together with some introductory Mindfulness exercises – including short Meditations – all using a combination of the senses, body and breath. If taken into your life, these can enable… More