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Awareness of Mental Health and Wellbeing - Level 1 Award OCNLR

This course will explore various mental health issues and how they can affect wellbeing. The aim is to remove the stigma of poor mental health by providing an understanding of issues surrounding it. The course will include strategies to improve and maintain mental health and wellbeing.
This course will also be of interest to those who have contact with the general public through everyday living. For example, carers, both in domestic and residential care settings and those providing public services, such as, education, housing, transport and retail, both in employed and voluntary...

03/11/2021 - Wed (18:00-21:00) - Hillcroft Campus - 6 weeks - £66.00/FREE - S01102-212201
03/03/2022 - Thu (10:00-13:00) - Parkshot Campus - 2 weeks - £66.00/FREE - S01102-212202

Baking Afternoon Tea Cakes

This course will be delivered online.

In this 4-hour course you will learn the time-honoured baking techniques and secrets to bake your own afternoon tea party. In this fun and informative class, you will discover how to make a traditional Victoria sponge cake, followed by delicious orange and cardamom tea cake. Then you will make airy scones and finally you will bake some crumbly melt-in-the-mouth shortbread. This is a hands-on class designed to help you master British patisserie.

17/03/2022 - Thu (10:00-12:30) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 2 weeks - £46.00 - C02637-212201

Baking Cakes

This course may be delivered online - please see the course information box to confirm.

This cake baking course will be a hands-on and interactive demonstration, where you will explore the fundamental techniques and different methods of cake making. You will gain confidence in baking and frosting your freshly baked cakes.

02/11/2021 - Tue (19:00-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 6 weeks - £133.00 - S01015-212201
02/11/2021 - Tue (19:00-21:30) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 6 weeks - £123.00 - S01015-212203
22/02/2022 - Fri (13:00-15:30) - Parkshot Campus - 6 weeks - £113.00 - S01015-212205
22/02/2022 - Tue (13:00-15:30) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 6 weeks - £113.00 - S01015-212206

Baking Skills for Beginners

This course may be delivered online - please see the course information box to confirm.

In this course, you will learn how to develop baking skills and simple techniques to achieve successful baking results. You will bake variety of dishes, from cakes to bread, cookies and desserts. You will leave the classes full of recipes and will build up confidence to keep baking independently.

04/01/2022 - Tue (13:00-15:30) - Parkshot Campus - 6 weeks - £133.00 - C02697-212201
04/01/2022 - Tue (13:00-15:30) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 6 weeks - £123.00 - C02697-212202
19/04/2022 - Tue (10:00-12:30) - Parkshot Campus - 6 weeks - £133.00 - C02697-212203
19/04/2022 - Tue (10:00-12:30) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 6 weeks - £123.00 - C02697-212204

Ballet

This Ballet class is for beginners and intermediate dancers and you will focus on basic ballet steps, proper body placement and the strengthening/stretching of muscles.

13/01/2022 - Thu (11:15-12:15) - Parkshot Campus - 11 weeks - £102.00 - C00888-212202
28/04/2022 - Thu (11:15-12:15) - Parkshot Campus - 11 weeks - £102.00 - C00888-212203

Ballroom - Beginners

It takes longer than 10 weeks to look like Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers on the dance floor, but Ballroom and Latin Beginners will get you started. This course will introduce you to the basic steps, rhythms and musicality of the most popular Ballroom and Latin dances.

10/01/2022 - Mon (19:15-20:15) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £94.00 - C01694-212202
18/04/2022 - Mon (19:15-20:15) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £94.00 - C01694-212203

Ballroom - Improvers

This course will introduce you to the more advanced steps of Ballroom and Latin dances.

10/01/2022 - Mon (20:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £94.00 - C01328-212202
18/04/2022 - Mon (20:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £94.00 - C01328-212203

Barre Strength / Body Conditioning - Beginners

Low impact class for beginners looking to get fit, gain strength balance and flexibility using elements of ballet barre and Pilates. You will discover inner strength and the power of using your own bodyweight as a tool in this exercise class moving to the beat of the song.The course is suitable for learners who have never danced before, or for learners who has a little dance experience.

11/01/2022 - Tue (18:45-19:45) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £94.00 - C02745-212202

Barre Strength / Body Conditioning - Intermediate

High intensity class for those with previous experience in Barre, Pilates, Ballet, Dance to build and maintain strength, balance, flexibility using elements of ballet barre and Pilates. Move to the beat of the song, and feel empowered by the strength of your body!

11/01/2022 - Tue (20:00-21:00) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £94.00 - C02749-212202

BCS Certificate in IT User Skills - ECDL Advanced Level 3 (ITQ) (NCFE)

This course is free for any adult aged over 19 and over who wants to achieve their first full level 3 qualification.(equivalent to an advanced technical certificate or diploma, or A levels) via the National Skills Fund

This offer is part of the government?s Plan for Jobs. It represents a long-term commitment to remove the age constraints and financial barriers for adults looking for their first level 3 qualification so that they can access training to enable them to progress.

11/01/2022 - Tue (10:00-15:30) - Parkshot Campus - 24 weeks - £688.00/FREE - B01451-212201

Beginners Piano by Ear for Wellbeing

This is a course that takes away the stress of reading music or studying the theory of it. It is maintained that the mark of a good musician is actually to respond in his aural senses to music sound and is able to play it on an instrument.

Starting at a zero level, the learner is introduced to easy and catchy popular music ranging from classical, pop, jazz to some popular music jingles on radio and television. The individual is guided and taught to play and enjoy without any reading or examination.

09/11/2021 - Tue (16:00-18:00) - Parkshot Campus - 5 weeks - £79.00 - C01362-212202
11/01/2022 - Tue (16:00-18:00) - Parkshot Campus - 5 weeks - £79.00 - C01362-212203
22/02/2022 - Tue (16:00-18:00) - Parkshot Campus - 5 weeks - £79.00 - C01362-212204
19/04/2022 - Tue (16:00-18:00) - Parkshot Campus - 5 weeks - £79.00 - C01362-212205
07/06/2022 - Tue (16:00-18:00) - Parkshot Campus - 5 weeks - £79.00 - C01362-212206

Beginners Please. Taster - Improvisation, Performance and Method Acting

29/01/2022 - Sat (10:30-12:30) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £21.00 - C02282-212202
07/05/2022 - Sat (10:30-12:30) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £21.00 - C02282-212203

Blake, Schopenhauer and Nietzsche

An exploration of Blake, Schopenhauer and Nietzsche which will focus on:

William Blake's Marriage of Heaven and Hell and Blake?s conception of energy being eternal delight as compared to concept of the will and Nietzsche?s concept the will to power.

How these giants of European thought paved the way for Freud and Twentieth Century concepts of the unconscious, their legacy in literature and the restaging of their ideas in modern thought.

10/11/2021 - Wed (19:00-21:00) - Hillcroft Campus - 5 weeks - £89.00 - C02793-212201

Bookbinding Workshop - Intermediate (Untutored)

Come along to our Bookbinding Workshop to spend some quality time working on your bookbinding or book conservation projects.

This is a lovely, welcoming intermediate group with some learners who have been attending for many years, and some newer to the college.

Please note that this is an Untutored Workshop, so this is for experienced bookbinders who can work on their own projects. There will be a tutor available to offer technical advice and keep an eye on health and safety in the room, but they will not be teaching the class.

24/02/2022 - Thu (10:00-13:00) - Parkshot Campus - 21 weeks - £354.00 - C00125-212202

Brain Grains

Boost your brain power with the latest findings from neuroscience. Brain plasticity (neuroplasticity) is the hottest new topic and in this one-off course you?ll learn about the latest scientifically proven ways to boost your neural pathways. (And none of it?s about doing crosswords or Sudoku!)

11/11/2021 - Thu (10:00-12:00) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £18.00 - L01329-212201

British Values - Understanding Life in the UK

On this course you will learn about Life in the UK, your rights in the UK and British values. you will learn about democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty, mutual respect and tolerance.

23/02/2022 - Wed (09:30-12:00) - Parkshot Campus - 6 weeks - £88.00/FREE - L01216-212201
08/06/2022 - Wed (09:30-12:00) - Parkshot Campus - 6 weeks - £88.00/FREE - L01216-212202

BSL Signature Level 1 Award

The course will enable you to communicate with Deaf People using British Sign Language and finger spelling. Learners who pass all 3 Units will achieve the Signature Level 1 Certificate in British Sign Language.

13/01/2022 - Thu (19:00-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 23 weeks - £357.00/FREE - C00074-212202

Build your own Terrarium

You will learn how a terrarium works; how these self-contained ecosystems survive so well on their own and how to look after them.

19/01/2022 - Wed (19:00-21:00) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £42.00 - C02106-212201

Build your Resilience and Navigate Change

This course may be delivered online - please see the course information box to confirm.

Resilience is vital for handling challenges, change and difficult situations in the workplace and daily life. This 3 hour interactive online session acknowledges challenges, change and offers tips to help maintain wellbeing and confidence.

25/11/2021 - Thu (14:00-17:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £43.00 - B01427-212203
27/01/2022 - Thu (14:00-17:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £43.00 - B01427-212204
31/03/2022 - Thu (14:00-17:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £43.00 - B01427-212206
05/05/2022 - Thu (14:00-17:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £43.00 - B01427-212208
26/06/2022 - Sun (14:00-17:00) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £43.00 - B01427-212209

Building Confidence and Self Esteem / Resourcing and Motivating Ourselves

Motivation, confidence and self esteem is a malleable and changing energy is in all of us. Our drive is influenced by many factors. Making sure to get it aligned with feeling good on a daily basis will affect all areas of our lives from our health to our relationships, providing a much needed focal point of positive energy. Plugging into this energy can boost us to get out of a particular low spell in our lives as well as lifting our eyes to possibility rather than obstacles and increases our self-confidence, self-esteem and our well being.

Finding the movement of motivation and...

11/11/2021 - Thu (10:30-12:30) - Parkshot Campus - 4 weeks - £70.00 - S01110-212201
03/03/2022 - Thu (10:30-12:30) - Parkshot Campus - 4 weeks - £70.00 - S01110-212202

Building Confidence and Self Esteem / Resourcing and Motivating Ourselves - Taster

Motivation, confidence and self esteem is a malleable and changing energy is in all of us. Our drive is influenced by many factors. Making sure to get it aligned with feeling good on a daily basis will affect all areas of our lives from our health to our relationships, providing a much needed focal point of positive energy. Plugging into this energy can boost us to get out of a particular low spell in our lives as well as lifting our eyes to possibility rather than obstacles and increases our self-confidence, self-esteem and our well being.

Finding the movement of motivation and...

04/11/2021 - Thu (10:30-11:30) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £0.00 - S01109-212201

Business Administration Award Entry 3 BTEC Pearson (for ESOL learners)

This course offers learners the opportunity to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to identify and complete several routine tasks undertaken by administrators.

20/04/2022 - Wed (10:00-15:00) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £281.00/FREE - B01421-212202

Business Hub

This course may be delivered online - please see the course information box to confirm.

our Business Hubs are a great opportunity to get together with other entrepreneurs and share experiences, get useful advice from our facilitator and meet our guests entrepreneurs.

04/11/2021 - Thu (17:30-19:30) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £14.00 - B01420-212202
09/12/2021 - Thu (11:00-13:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £14.00 - B01420-212203
13/01/2022 - Thu (17:30-19:30) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £14.00 - B01420-212204
10/02/2022 - Thu (17:30-19:30) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £14.00 - B01420-212205
10/03/2022 - Thu (17:30-19:30) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £14.00 - B01420-212206
14/04/2022 - Thu (17:30-19:30) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £14.00 - B01420-212207
12/05/2022 - Thu (17:30-19:30) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £14.00 - B01420-212208
16/06/2022 - Thu (17:30-19:30) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £14.00 - B01420-212209
14/07/2022 - Thu (17:30-19:30) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £14.00 - B01420-212210

Business Startup

This course may be delivered online - please see the course information box to confirm.

This course is intended for anyone who is planning to launch a new business (or who has recently done so). The aim of the course is to develop a range of key skills required to successfully start a new business

02/11/2021 - Tue (18:30-21:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 4 weeks - £82.00 - B00030-212202
13/01/2022 - Thu (10:00-12:30) - Parkshot Campus - 4 weeks - £82.00 - B00030-212203
01/03/2022 - Tue (18:30-21:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 4 weeks - £82.00 - B00030-212204
29/04/2022 - Fri (10:00-12:30) - Parkshot Campus - 4 weeks - £82.00 - B00030-212205
21/06/2022 - Tue (18:30-21:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 4 weeks - £82.00 - B00030-212206

Cake Decorating with Buttercream - Beginners

This course may be delivered online - please see the course information box to confirm.

You will learn some basic hygiene and health and safety principles. This beginner's course will give you all the skills, techniques, ideas, tips and confidence needed to create coverings and decorations to make successful novelty and celebration cakes.

01/11/2021 - Mon (19:00-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 5 weeks - £113.00 - S01139-212201
01/11/2021 - Mon (19:00-21:30) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 5 weeks - £103.00 - S01139-212202
19/04/2022 - Tue (19:00-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 5 weeks - £113.00 - S01139-212203
19/04/2022 - Tue (19:00-21:30) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 5 weeks - £103.00 - S01139-212204

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