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DIY Skills

This course helps learners to improve their basic DIY skills and safely make improvements to their own homes.

Learn how to:

• Develop basic electrical, plumbing and carpentry skills
• Correctly identify maintenance issues
• Use hand and power tools
• Safely fix and improve the home
• Apply appropriate PPE

When: 1 week – Mon, Tues & Weds 09:30am – 16.30pm

Please note: Our last DIY skills course will be in September 2022.


Sew Mindful 

This course helps learners to improve their sewing skills and enhance their wellbeing through creativity and discussion.

Learn how to:

• Improve your stitching and sewing
• Use sewing machines for simple tasks
• Discuss and share creative ideas
• Enhance your mental wellbeing

When: 5 weeks – Fridays 09:30am – 12.30pm


Grow Confident 

This course helps learners to improve their gardening skills and enhance their wellbeing through engaging with nature.

Learn how to:

• Pot plants, fruit and herbs
• Tend to outdoor plots
• Discuss and share techniques
• Enhance your mental wellbeing

When: 5 Weeks – Thursdays 09:30am – 12:30pm


Digital Learning for Beginners

This course helps learners with little or no experience to gain skills and confidence using a computer and the internet.

Learn how to:

• Start up and shut down a computer
• Use the internet & search engines
• Send and read emails
• Create a document or spreadsheet
• Fill in an online form

When: 4 weeks – Mon & Weds 09:30am – 12:30pm


Digital Learning for Life

This course helps learners develop their skills and confidence in using computers to improve their everyday lives.

Learn how to:

• Create and join online calls
• Find and attach files to emails
• Format documents and spreadsheets
• Navigate websites to find information
• Schedule appointments in digital calendars

When: 4 weeks – Tues & Thurs 09:30am – 12:30pm


Beginners ESOL

This course helps learners to develop their basic English skills through a range of speaking, listening, reading and writing tasks.

Learn how to:

• Converse socially in basic English
• Identify everyday items
• Speak/understand in practical situations
• Read simple language
• Write basic personal information

When: 6 Weeks – Various days and times.