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Volunteer Reading Mentor programme

Volunteer Reading Mentor programme

Interested? An IntroductionAn informative 5 week course for those who would like to carry out the role of Volunteer Reading Mentor to guide and support adults who want to learn to read or who struggle to read. key informationDuration: 5 weeksAttendance: One 2.5 hour...

Engage with Reading

Engage with Reading

Interested? An IntroductionA course for those who would like to learn to read or improve reading skills in a structured way, guided and supported by a volunteer Reading Mentor. key informationDuration:5 weeksAttendance: One 1 hour session per weekLevel: Pre-entry (no...

Let’s get Crafty – Creative Home Crafts

Let’s get Crafty – Creative Home Crafts

Interested? An IntroductionThis five week course is a great opportunity to learn and develop your craft skills. These crafts can be used to create wonderful items for the home or give you the opportunity to explore setting up your own business selling these beautiful...

Let’s get Crafty- Party Craft Delights

Let’s get Crafty- Party Craft Delights

Interested? An IntroductionThis five week course is a great opportunity to learn and develop your craft skills. These crafts can be used to create wonderful party pieces for a range of events or give you the opportunity to explore setting up your own business selling...

Current Timetable

Current Timetable

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Getting Started English

Getting Started English

Interested? An Introduction The course is designed for adult learners who want to: Improve their English skills (Entry Levels to Level 2) Develop study skills Build confidence in verbal and written communication key informationDuration: 5 weeksAttendance: one 2 and...

English (Accredited)

English (Accredited)

Interested? An Introduction The course is designed for adult learners who want to either: Improve their English skills (Entry Levels to Level 2) Achieve accreditation for their existing skills Work towards the recognised equivalent of GCSE  The programme will be...

Getting Started Maths

Getting Started Maths

Interested? An Introduction The course is designed for adult learners who want to either: Improve their maths skills (Entry Levels to Level 2) Develop study skills Build confidence with numbers key informationDuration: 5 weeksAttendance: one 2 and half hour session...

Maths (Accredited)

Maths (Accredited)

Interested? An Introduction The course is designed for adult learners who want to either: Improve their maths skills (Entry Levels to Level 2) Achieve accreditation for their existing skills Work towards the recognised equivalent of GCSE The programme will be designed...

CACHE L1 Certificate

CACHE L1 Certificate

Interested? An Introduction A two term course for learners with little or no experience of childcare, who are thinking of a career in Primary, Secondary or a Special School setting.  This L1 qualification is a good introduction to childcare and will give a good...

CACHE L2 Certificate

CACHE L2 Certificate

Interested? An Introduction A full year course for learners with little or no experience of childcare, who would like to work in a Primary, Secondary or Special School setting.  This L2 qualification is the industry standard to work in a supervised role.  This course...

Include IT Mersey

Include IT Mersey

Interested? An Introduction A 12 week course for those with little or no experience of computers.  The course is primarily aimed at those over 45 who are looking for work but find that a lack of digital skills is holding them back.  Throughout the course you will...

IT Basics – Learn My Way

IT Basics – Learn My Way

Interested? An Introduction A 5 week course for beginners to build confidence in using a computer. .key information Duration: 5 weeks Attendance: One 2 hour session per week. Topics Covered: You will work on an internet based programme (Learn My Way), with support...

Keyboarding Skills

Keyboarding Skills

Interested? An Introduction A 10 week course designed to introduce learners to the basics of using a computer. key information Duration: 11 weeks Attendance: One 2.5 hour session per week.   Topics Covered: Switching a computer on and off ( Logging on & off)...

First Steps Computers

First Steps Computers

Interested? An Introduction This is an introductory two term course for learners who are interested in developing or setting up their own business. This is a good grounding for developing your own business plan and marketing approaches to launch or expand your...

Next Steps Computers

Next Steps Computers

Interested? An Introduction A 10 week course for those with experience of a range of Microsoft packages.  You will be able to develop your knowledge and gain a recognised qualification. key information Duration:11 weeks Attendance: One 2.5 hour session per week....

Level 1 ICT course

Level 1 ICT course

Interested? An Introduction A 12 week course for those with experience of a range of Microsoft packages.  You will be able to develop your knowledge and gain a recognised qualificationkey information Duration: 15 weeks Attendance:One 2.5 hour session per week. Topics...

Level 2 ICT course

Level 2 ICT course

Interested? An Introduction A 12 week course for those with experience of a range of Microsoft packages.  You will be able to develop your knowledge and gain a recognised qualification. key informationDuration: 12 weeksAttendance: One 2.5 hour session per...

Employability Skills

Employability Skills

Interested? An Introduction This is an accredited course assessed by a portfolio of evidence built up in the classroom.  key informationDuration: 3 weeksAttendance: 3 days per weekChildcare provision is available for this course, please speak to one of our Learner...

Introduction to Construction

Introduction to Construction

Interested? An IntroductionThis is a course suited to individuals who want to work in construction.  It is an accredited course assessed by a portfolio of evidence built up in the classroom. In addition learners will also cover skills needed to prepare for the CSC...

Becoming more Active and Healthy

Becoming more Active and Healthy

Interested? key information Duration: 5 weeks Attendance:One 2 hour session per week You will need to complete an induction form prior to the course start date. Level:For beginners or for a refresher Topics Covered: The social and emotional benefits of exercise Total...

Confidence building & self esteem

Confidence building & self esteem

Interested? An Introduction A fun and relaxed 5 week course for those who would like to increase their confidence and self-esteem. key information Duration: 5 weeks Attendance: One 2 hour session per week Level: No qualifications are required Topics Covered: The...

Creative Relaxation

Creative Relaxation

Interested? An Introduction In this short relaxed course you will have the opportunity to explore and enjoy your creative side and to develop your artistic skills. No previous experience is needed. This course aims to improving wellbeing through creative activities...

Stress Management

Stress Management

Interested? An Introduction An informative and relaxed 5 week course for those who would like to discover ways in which to manage their stress more effectively and develop confidence and positive self-belief. key information Duration: 5 weeks Attendance: one 2 hour...

Art for Pleasure: Drawing

Art for Pleasure: Drawing

Interested? key information Duration:11 weeks Attendance: One 2.5 hour session per week. Topics Covered:Developing skills in creating colour and texture in artDiscovering the properties of watercolour and acrylic paintsUsing various painting tools and...

Art for Pleasure: Painting

Art for Pleasure: Painting

Interested? key information Duration: 10 weeks Attendance: One 2 hour session per week Level: For beginners and intermediates  Topics Covered: Developing skills in creating colour and texture in art Discovering the properties of watercolour and acrylic paints Using...

Art for Pleasure: Mixed Media

Art for Pleasure: Mixed Media

Interested? key information Duration: 10 weeks Attendance: One 2 hour session per week Level: For beginners and intermediates Topics Covered: Developing skills in creating colour, texture and form Discovering the properties of art media including watercolour and...