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Part-time Adult Learning

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On one of our part-time courses you could get a new a skill, make new friends and have fun in the process!

We offer a wide range of courses from sewing for beginners to tarot card reading! Browse our courses below and see what you could achieve in the next 12 months!

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Paper Craft for Beginners - Part-time

This course is aimed at anyone interested in exploring the art of paper craft.

Patchwork Crafts - Part-time

On this course, you will work on a range of different patchwork designs.

Creating Positive Relationships - Part-time

This personal development course covers social interactions, the relationship we have with ourselves and how this can affect our wellbeing.

Nottingham College Bake Off - Part-time

Learn how to bake bread, cakes and pastries on this fun course.

Customer Care and Basic Restaurant Skills - Part-time

If you have an interest in customer service techniques and restaurant work, this course is perfect for you!

Learning to Cook for Healthy Eating - Part-time

This is a great course for anyone wanting to cook healthier meals.

Introducing the Basics of Exercise and Living a Healthy Lifestyle - Part-time

This course is a good starter for people that may want to progress to a higher level course in training, exercise and/or sport

Introduction to Football Coaching - Part-time

This fun course is perfect for people keen to develop their coaching and communication skills through football.

Alterations and Customising - Part-time

Revive those old garments and charity shop finds and cut down on clothing waste on this five week course!

Painting for All - Part-time

This 10 week course is aimed at both beginners and those with some experience/ knowledge of painting.

Eyelash Extensions and Perming for Improvers - Part-time

This is a follow on course from the beginner's class and is for women only.

Create a Positive Change in Your Life - Part-time

Being stuck is a position few of us like. We want something new but cannot let go of the old-old ideas, beliefs, habits, even thoughts. You this course you will focus on priorities and gain constructive life tools to help…

Bridal Preparation - Hair and Make-Up for Improvers - Part-time

This women's only course follows on from the beginner's class and will cover more in-depth techniques and knowledge.

Hair Extensions for Improvers - Part-time

Improve your knowledge of applying hair extensions on this 6 week course for women only.

Relaxation and Meditation - Part-time

Do you want to feel calm, sleep better and reduce high blood pressure? This short relaxation and meditation class will start with some gentle movement, followed by relaxation and meditation.

Introduction to Childcare, Early Years, and Teaching Assistant Careers - Part-time

Find out more about working with children aged 3 to 11 years in any private, voluntary, independent or school setting on this course.

English Language Skills for Beginners - Part-time

This course is suitable for anyone of little or no English.

Creative Writing for Improvers - Part-time

Take your creative writing to the next level with this Creative Writing for Improvers course.

Follow On Counselling - Part-time

This course is structured to be a follow-on to the first course but would also stand alone if you have some knowledge of this or a related subject, for example, you may be a support work worker.

Introduction to Communication Skills - Part-time

This course is suitable for anyone of limited reading and written English skills or if is not your first language.

Print Making for Beginners - Part-time

This course will be of interest to students with previous experience of painting and drawing who would like to try some basic printmaking.

Sketching Landscapes - Part-time

This course aims to provide an opportunity for students with an interest in landscape to develop their sketching skills by working from direct observation outside as much as possible, weather permitting.

Art with Upcycled Materials - Part-time

This course will appeal to students who are interested in using alternative materials and methods to create art.

Preparing for Work - Part-time

Get job ready by learning new skills such as maths and computing. This is a friendly and informal class and you will meet people with a similar level of English.

Plan to Start a Business - Part-time

This course will interest you if you have a business idea and want to start a business. It will teach you how to explore and research the business market to create a professional business plan.

Make Stained Glass to Sell - Part-time

This course is aimed at learners with some experience of stained glass.

Cake Decoration for Enterprise - Part-time

This course is perfect if you want to improve your existing cake decoration skills and the presentation of your cakes and prepare to sell them.

Pattern Drafting for Enterprise - Part-time

This course will focus on how to use different pattern drafting techniques.

Sewing for Enterprise - Part-time

This practical course is perfect if you want to improve your existing sewing and dressmaking skills and acquire the confidence to produce professional looking items you may want to sell.

Textile Crafts for Enterprise - Part-time

This course if for you if you have developed your sewing skills or completed a beginner and intermediate course.

Angels and Fairies - Part-time

Delve into the fascinating world of angels and fairies and learn how they affect our lives.

Nail Technician for Improvers - Part-time

Gain a basic knowledge of nail technologies in a relaxed environment.

Nail Technician for Beginners - Part-time

Gain a basic knowledge in nail technologies in a relaxed environment. This course is ideal for complete beginners and is for women only.

Hairdressing for Improvers - Part-time

This course is a follow on from the beginners' class and is suitable for women with a keen interest in learning the basics of many aspects of hairdressing.

Competency Based Applications and Interviews - Part-time

Competency based questions can sound a little scary as they are so involved. However, they are just a way for employers to make sure you know what you are talking about. Making sure that you answer these questions properly can…

English Language Skills for Improvers - Part-time

This course is suitable anyone wanting to further improve their English skills.

Introduction to Problem Solving - Part-time

This course is an introduction to problem solving using basic mathematical techniques.

Independent Job Searching and Applications - Part-time

This is a weekly course that will give support and assistance to anyone who is unemployed or facing redundancy.

Universal Credit Journals - Part-time

This is a weekly course that will give support and assistance to anyone who is unemployed or facing redundancy.

Crystal Healing - Part-time

Learn all about crystal healing including what is a crystal, how they work and how to choose which one to use.

Counselling for Beginners - Part-time

This course is suitable for anyone who is interested in the basic principles of counselling.

Massage Techniques for Beginners - Part-time

Have you always wished that you could treat your friends and family to a well-earned massage after a hard day at work or a difficult week?

Watercolour Painting - Part-time

No matter what level of ability you are, from beginners to improvers, as long as you have a keen interest in painting and a willingness to learn new skills, this course is perfect for you.

Tarot Cards - Part-time

Would you like to try your hand at Tarot Card reading in a friendly environment with like-minded people? Then this is a fantastic course for you!

Dressmaking (NCFE Level 2) - Part-time

This course is for learners that have already completed NCFE Creative Crafts at Level 1.

Dressmaking for Beginners - Part-time

Learn how to sew and construct simple garments and accessories using the correct techniques.

Cake Decoration (NCFE Level 2) - Part-time

Learn how to make a variety of sugar flowers, cakes, such as wedding, birthdays, anniversaries, and other special occasions.

Cake Decoration for Beginners - Part-time

This course will give an introduction to cake decorating, using a variety of techniques to create a professional finish to your cakes to wow family and friends.

Building Self Confidence - Part-time

The emphasis of this confidence building course is to develop inner confidence.

Painting and Drawing for Improvers - Part-time

This course aims to provide a supportive atmosphere for learners with some experience to develop their drawing and painting skills further in a range of media.

Follow on Creative Writing and E-Publishing - Part-time

Improve your skills in creative writing including prose, storytelling techniques and poetry. Enhance your knowledge of the e-publishing environment including marketing, social media and blogging.

Introduction to Microsoft Office - Part-time

This course is for those who wish to learn the basics of Word 2016 and Excel 2016.

Microsoft Units: Word Processing (Level 1) - Part-time

This course consolidates existing knowledge of Microsoft Word at Level 1.

Microsoft Units: Spreadsheets (Level 1) - Part-time

This course will consolidate existing knowledge of Microsoft Excel at Level 1.

Mixed Textile Crafts for Beginners - Part-time

On this course you will cover a range of techniques including sewing, knitting, and crochet enabling you to work on several mini projects in each technique to learn a number of different skills.

Ceramics Studio Practice - Part-time

This course is aimed at advanced level learners who have good ceramic experience, who wish to develop their own ceramic practice and for those who have attended previous courses.

Painting and Drawing for Beginners - Part-time

This course aims to provide a supportive atmosphere for you to develop your drawing and painting skills in a range of media.

Sewing for Beginners - Part-time

The course will cover how to safely use sewing machines and other equipment.

Stained Glass for Beginners - Part-time

Learn the techniques and skills of stained glass crafts, working with coloured glass, copper foil and solder.

Cake Decoration (NCFE Level 1) - Part-time

This course will enhance your skills in decorating cakes.

Food Safety in Catering (HABC Level 2) - Part-time

This course is suitable for anyone who works with food and has a special responsibility for safeguarding the health of consumers and ensuring that the food they serve or sell is perfectly safe to eat.

Health and Safety in the Workplace (HABC Level 2 Award) - Part-time

This generic qualification is designed to ensure that all employees in the public or private sector are aware of their own safety and the safety of customers, contractors and the public.

Stained Glass for Improvers - Part-time

If you have some experience of stained glass, this course is for you. You can learn additional skills to build on previous experience.

Microsoft Units: Databases (Level 1) - Part-time

This course will introduce and consolidate knowledge of Microsoft Access using Microsoft Office 2016.

Dressmaking (NCFE Level 1) - Part-time

You will learn how to sew and construct simple garments and accessories using the correct techniques.

Ceramics for Beginners - Part-time

Our beginners ceramics course is based at Stoney Street in the City Centre and is aimed at complete beginners and those who wish to refresh the basics.

Introduction to Counselling - Part-time

This course is suitable for anyone who is interested in the basic principles of counselling.

Creative Writing and E-Book Publishing - Part-time

Increase your confidence as a creative writer and learn how to create and publish an e-book!

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