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  • A Taste of German Language, Food and Lifestyle
    Humanities

    Online
    Online
    The aim of this course is to give learners a flavour of the language, culture and food of Germany. Learners will hear the language and be able to say a few words and phrases, giving them an introduction to language classes with Lancashire Adult Learning. They will also have the opportunity to learn a little about the way of life in Germany and sample food at the end of the session.
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  • A Taste of Germany at Christmas
    Seasonal Courses
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    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Nelson and Colne College Group
      TUE - 06/12/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Kingsfold Library
      WED - 07/12/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • A Taste of Germany at Christmas
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    The aim of this course is to give students a flavour of the language, lifestyle and food of Germany, when celebrating Christmas. Students will hear the language and be able to say a few words and phrases, linked to Christmas and New Year, giving them an introduction to language classes with Lancashire Adult Learning. They will also have the opportunity to learn a little about the way the Germans celebrate the festive season and traditional food at the end of the session.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      TUE - 06/12/2022
      13:30 to 16:00
      1 day course
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      THU - 08/12/2022
      18:30 to 21:00
      1 day course
      10 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • St Michael's CE High School, Chorley
      THU - 08/12/2022
      18:30 to 20:30
      1 day course
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Fulwood Library
      FRI - 09/12/2022
      13:30 to 16:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Kirkham Library
      FRI - 09/12/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Lancaster Library
      THU - 15/12/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • A Taste of Italy at Christmas
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    This live online course is an introduction to our language classes if offers a flavour of the language, lifestyle and food of Italy. Students will hear the language and be able to say a few words and phrases linked to Christmas and the New Year. You will also have the opportunity to learn a little about the way the Italians celebrate their festive season and traditional foods.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      TUE - 06/12/2022
      10:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      8 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      TUE - 06/12/2022
      18:00 to 20:30
      1 day course
      10 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      MON - 12/12/2022
      10:00 to 12:30
      1 day course
      9 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      MON - 12/12/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      1 day course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • A Taste of Italy: Language, Food and Lifestyle
    Languages

    Online
    Online
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  • A Taste of Spain at Christmas
    Humanities
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    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Heysham Library
      WED - 07/12/2022
      10:00 to 12:30
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Longton Library
      FRI - 09/12/2022
      13:30 to 16:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Clitheroe Library
      WED - 14/12/2022
      10:00 to 12:30
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • A Taste of Spain, Language Food and Lifestyle
    Humanities
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Knott End Library
      TUE - 13/09/2022
      13:30 to 16:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Coppull Library
      FRI - 16/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      This course is now full
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Eccleston Library
      FRI - 16/09/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Parbold Library
      FRI - 24/02/2023
      13:30 to 16:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • A Taste of Spain, Language, Food and Lifestyle
    Humanities
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  • Access to HE Diploma Business
    First Steps to Higher Education

    The Access to Higher Education (HE) Diploma is a Level 3 qualification that prepares 19+ students who are returning to education or who left school without the qualifications needed to progress to university.

    The Access to HE Diploma (business and law) is ideal for those who want to progress onto a degree or other higher education programme in a wide range of business related subjects and law.

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  • Access to HE Diploma Computing
    First Steps to Higher Education
    The Access to Higher Education (HE) Diploma is a Level 3 qualification that prepares 19+ students who are returning to education or who left school without the qualifications needed to progress to university.

    The Access to HE Diploma (Computing) is ideal for those who want to progress on to a degree or other higher education programme in a wide range of computing related subjects.
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  • Access to HE Diploma Health and Social Care- Routes into Health and Science
    First Steps to Higher Education

    The Access to Higher Education (HE) Diploma is a Level 3 qualification that prepares 19+ students who are returning to education or who left school without the qualifications needed to progress to university.

    The Access to HE Diploma (Health and Science) consists of 60 credits of which 30 credits are in Biology. This allows you to progress on to health related as well as various science related degrees.

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  • Access to HE Diploma Health and Social Care- Routes into Social Science
    First Steps to Higher Education

    The Access to Higher Education (HE) Diploma is a Level 3 qualification that prepares 19+ students who are returning to education or who left school without the qualifications needed to progress to university.

    The Access to HE Diploma (Social Science) is ideal for those who want to progress on to a degree or other higher education programme in a wide variety of subject areas.

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  • Assertiveness training
    Employability

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  • Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid Level 3
    Health and Social Care
    This 6 hour course is for parents, guardians, grandparents and anyone who has professional involvement working with or looking after children and babies. It will enable learners to have the basic knowledge and skills in how to act safely, promptly and effective in a variety of paediatric emergencies. Learners will complete practical assessments and a final multiple-choice theory paper to demonstrate competency, knowledge and skills in emergency paediatric first aid.

    How long is the course?
    6 hours (course is usually delivered over one day 9.30am – 4.30pm
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Lancashire Adult Learning
      THU - 10/11/2022
      09:30 to 16:30
      1 day course
      7 Places Remaining
      Cost: £30.00
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  • Award in First Aid at Work Level 3
    Health and Social Care
    This course is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification, specifically designed for those who are appointed to act as a first aider in their workplace. It is also ideal for people who have a specific responsibility to provide first aid in voluntary and community activities. Over a 3 day period, students will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of first aid situations, including: assessing an incident, heart attack, cardiac arrest and CPR, managing an unresponsive casualty, choking, head and spinal injuries, fractures, anaphylaxis and more.

    This qualification is valid for 3 years with the recommendation to refresh every 12 months. There is also an option to do this as a non-accredited course, First Aid for Adults - Intermediate, with a college certificate, for anyone that doesn’t require the accredited certificate for work.

    How long is the course?
    18 hours (usually delivered 9.30am – 4.30pm over 3 days)
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  • Award in Food Safety in Catering Level 2
    Health and Safety
    This Course is designed to provide the required nationally recognised accredited award in catering at Level 2 for anyone who is involved in the preparation and provision of food to the general public. The course content will highlight learner’s legal responsibilities, identifying risks to produce through a detailed examination of cross-contamination, cooking, chilling and cleaning practices. All learners will undertake an assessment under exam condition, which if successful will result in th...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Leyland Methodist Church
      SAT - 17/09/2022
      09:30 to 16:30
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: £20.00
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      21/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:30
      4 week course
      10 Places Remaining
      Cost: £20.00
    • Read & Simonstone Village Hall
      TUE - 27/09/2022
      09:30 to 16:30
      1 day course
      7 Places Remaining
      Cost: £20.00
    • Lancaster Methodist Church
      WED - 28/09/2022
      09:30 to 16:30
      1 day course
      10 Places Remaining
      Cost: £20.00
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      18/11/2022
      09:30 to 12:30
      4 week course
      13 Places Remaining
      Cost: £20.00
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  • Award in Paediatric First Aid Level 3
    Health and Social Care
    This 2-day, course is for parents, guardians, grandparents and anyone who has professional involvement working with or looking after children and babies, which also includes mandatory completion for new entrants to early years settings. It will enable you to have the basic knowledge and skills in how to act safely, promptly and effective in a variety of paediatric emergencies. Learners will complete practical assessments and a final multiple-choice theory paper to demonstrate competency, knowled...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Intact Centre - Preston
      MON - 31/10/2022
      09:30 to 16:30
      2 week course
      9 Places Remaining
      Cost: £95.00
    • New Church House Ormskirk Parish
      THU - 25/11/2022
      09:30 to 16:30
      2 week course
      12 Places Remaining
      Cost: £95.00
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  • Award in Substance Misuse Level 2
    Health and Social Care
    This level 2 qualification has been designed to give learners an understanding of how to recognise and respond to substance misuse, solvents and volatile substance misuse, and options and interventions for those affected by substance misuse. ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Accrington and Rossendale College
      THU - 03/11/2022
      13:00 to 16:00
      14 week course
      8 Places Remaining
      Cost: £150.00
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  • Basic Awareness of Paediatric First Aid
    Health and Safety
    This free course (for Lancashire residents) will provide learners with the knowledge and basic lifesaving skills needed to assess and respond to a child or infant that is unresponsive and not breathing. The skills will include how to deliver cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on a child and baby and how to access and use a defibrillator. Learners will also be able to recognise and treat choking. This course can be accessed either as a live online course or alternatively in a classroom face to f...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Coal Clough Library
      MON - 12/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      TUE - 13/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      8 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Lancaster Methodist Church
      WED - 14/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      9 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      THU - 22/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      TUE - 11/10/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      12 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Euxton Library
      WED - 02/11/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Read & Simonstone Village Hall
      MON - 14/11/2022
      10:00 to 12:30
      1 day course
      14 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Basic Life Saving Skills
    First Aid

    Online
    Online
    This free online course will provide learners with the knowledge and basic lifesaving skills needed to effectively assess and treat someone who is not breathing. The skills will include how to deliver cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on an adult, child and baby and how to access and use a defibrillator.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      TUE - 13/09/2022
      12:30 to 15:00
      1 day course
      9 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      WED - 28/09/2022
      18:00 to 20:30
      1 day course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Sahara in Preston Ltd
      FRI - 14/10/2022
      12:30 to 15:00
      1 day course
      13 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Be Food Smart
    Food Safety
    ...
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  • Business Administration Level 2
    Employability

    Online
    Online
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    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      WED - 21/09/2022
      18:00 to 20:30
      12 week course
      14 Places Remaining
      Cost: £295.00
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  • CACHE Level 1 Award in Caring for Children
    Family Learning

    Online
    Online
    "This Level 1 accredited qualification is designed to prepare learners for further learning and training, whilst developing an understanding of the health and safety aspects when working with young children, how to plan and prepare activities which will support children’s learning and development and the benefits of living a healthy lifestyle.
    The qualification is aimed at a range of learners who are thinking of working in an early years setting. This course is ideal for anyone wishing to progress onto further childcare qualifications.
    Learners do not need to be working or undertaking practical placements to take this qualification.
    • This course will be delivered via live weekly sessions and our online learning site, ‘Moodle’. You will study from the comfort of your own home.
    • Once you have enrolled you will be sent information on how to get started on Moodle and access the live sessions.
    • Your tutor will be on hand throughout the course to offer you support, feedback and guidance.
    • For this course, you will ideally have an email address and access to the internet via either a Smart phone, tablet or computer. You will need to be able to understand how to follow URL links to pages on the internet.
    • This course is for beginners.
    • You will need to talk to your course teacher and do a short activity to make sure the course is right for you. This will be carried out after enrolment during week 1 of the course."
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  • CACHE Level 1 Caring for Children
    Childcare and Education

    Online
    Online
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    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      TUE - 13/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:30
      12 week course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: £95.00
    • Online Course
      THU - 13/10/2022
      17:00 to 20:00
      12 week course
      13 Places Remaining
      Cost: £95.00
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  • CACHE Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges
    Childcare and Education

    Online
    Online

    The Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges has been designed as an introduction to the knowledge and understanding needed to work in a school or college environment.

    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      TUE - 20/09/2022
      18:00 to 21:00
      24 week course
      7 Places Remaining
      Cost: £150.00
    • Online Course
      THU - 22/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:30
      24 week course
      10 Places Remaining
      Cost: £150.00
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  • CACHE Level 2 Caring for Children
    Childcare and Education

    Online
    Online
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  • Certificate in Health and Social Care Level 1
    Health and Social Care
    The primary purpose of the programme is to recognise the development of knowledge and skills regarding exploring opportunities in health and social care. The course has been designed to enable you to explore this vocational area and gain skills and confidence in health and social care, which may progress towards further education, voluntary or paid employment.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      THU - 29/09/2022
      13:00 to 16:00
      11 week course
      13 Places Remaining
      Cost: £95.00
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  • Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning Level 2
    First Steps to Higher Education
    The Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning has been designed to provide learners with an understanding of the knowledge and skills needed when working directly with children and young people in school or college environments. It covers a wide range of areas including children and young people’s development, supporting children and young people’s positive behaviour and communication and professional relationships.

    It’s aimed at learners working in roles that support pupils’ learning in primary, secondary or special schools, as well as colleges.
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  • Certificate in Understanding Children and Young Peoples Mental Health Level 2
    Health and Social Care

    The awarding body for this qualification is Cache and it will be accredited through Lancashire Adult Learning.This qualification is designed for a wide range of learners who wish to understand the approaches to care and support of those with mental health problems.
     

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  • Certificate in Understanding Common Health Conditions Level 2
    Health and Social Care
    The purpose of this course is to give individuals either currently working in, or intending to work in, adult health and social care an awareness of a range of common health conditions. This qualification aims to develop your knowledge and understanding of: various common health conditions monitoring the health of individuals affected by health conditions. This course will equip you with a knowledge and skills in relation to an awareness of the support required for a range of common health condi...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      WED - 02/11/2022
      09:30 to 12:30
      16 week course
      9 Places Remaining
      Cost: £150.00
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  • Chair Based Yoga
    Health and Wellbeing
    This course is designed for those who wish to gain an introduction to yoga, some key practices and moves. All postures have been adapted to incorporate the use of a chair, making the course suitable for people with limited mobility or physical disabilities / difficulties. The course contains both practical and theory elements with learners also being encouraged to reflect on the benefits from engaging in a range of yoga practices.

    How long is the course?
    The course is 2 hours per session and is delivered over 2 weeks/sessions.
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  • Climate change and Environmental Awareness
    Cleaning Services and Facilities

    Online
    Online
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  • Confidence & Resilience Training
    Employability

    Online
    Online
    ...
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  • Conflict Resolution
    Employability

    Online
    Online
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    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 17/10/2022
      13:30 to 16:30
      1 day course
      16 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Connect for Wellbeing
    Health and Wellbeing
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Chai Neighbourhood Centre, The
      THU - 29/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Cooking Healthy Meals on a Budget
    Health and Wellbeing
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Foxton Centre Preston
      TUE - 11/10/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      2 week course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Haslingden Community Link
      TUE - 01/11/2022
      15:00 to 17:30
      2 week course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • St Mary's Community Centre Leyland
      TUE - 01/11/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      2 week course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Counselling Skills
    First Steps to Higher Education
    This qualification will introduce learners to using counselling skills and personal development. The course is useful for anyone who would like to develop their use of counselling skills for use in either work or a personal capacity.

    This qualification does not qualify learners to practise as a counsellor.
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  • Counselling Skills
    First Steps to Higher Education

    This diploma aims to provide learners with in-depth knowledge of the use of counselling skills in everyday life and work and the approaches that underpin the use of these skills.

    This qualification does not qualify learners to practise as a counsellor.

    Learners on this course come with three different main aims.
    • To progress onto a first degree or other higher education course within the field (i.e. you want a career in counselling and need a degree)
    • To prepare for a post graduate qualification within the field (ie. you already have a (unrelated) degree but want to progress onto a MA in the field)
    • To increase skills and knowledge that will enhance your current role (i.e. professional development) and/or increase job opportunities.

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  • Create small flowers using 3 basic Embroidery Stitches
    Art and Media
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    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Burnley Campus/Reedley Hallows
      MON - 17/10/2022
      13:30 to 16:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Lytham Library
      THU - 03/11/2022
      13:30 to 16:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Clitheroe Library
      THU - 10/11/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Create Your Own: Self-Care Pamper Hamper
    Hair and Beauty
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    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Coal Clough Library
      MON - 03/10/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Chai Neighbourhood Centre, The
      WED - 05/10/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      9 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Coppull Library
      FRI - 04/11/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Bolton-le-Sands Library Carnforth
      WED - 16/11/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Create Your Own: Summer Wreath
    Health and Wellbeing

    Online
    Online
    Door wreaths are not just for Christmas. Create a nice welcome to your home by putting a hand-made wreath on your front door. With expert tuition from our teachers, you’ll be creating your own summer wreath using greenery that you have gathered yourself from your garden or other accessible green spaces. Lancashire Adult Learning will be posting a wreath making kit out to you, containing all the resources you will need to take part (with the exception of greenery, foliage and flowers.)
    The course is delivered 2.5 hours over 1 week.
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  • Create Your Own: Tiny Terrarium
    Horticulture
    ...
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  • Creating a Professional Wordpress Website
    IT and Digital

    Online
    Online
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    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 26/09/2022
      18:00 to 21:00
      3 week course
      8 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      MON - 16/01/2023
      18:00 to 21:00
      3 week course
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Creative Recycling & Eco-Crafts in Communities
    Art and Media
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    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Freckleton Library
      THU - 17/11/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      2 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Creative Writing Advanced
    Health and Wellbeing

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    Online
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  • Creative Writing Beginners
    Humanities

    Online
    Online
    On this course you will learn how to unleash your creative side and develop your writing in an original style. You will learn the principles of writing fiction, poetry, autobiography, monologues and short play scripts. You will learn how to develop characters, establish a sense of place and time in your writing, use dialogues and experiment with writing styles.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      WED - 21/09/2022
      18:00 to 20:30
      10 week course
      6 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      TUE - 01/11/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      4 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Customer Service Level 1
    Employability
    ...
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  • Dementia Awareness
    Volunteering

    Online
    Online
    This programme provides an overview of Dementia and is delivered by a dementia champion. All participants have the opportunity to become Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Friends.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      THU - 06/10/2022
      13:30 to 16:30
      1 day course
      18 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Digital Essentials Taster
    IT and Digital
    ...
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  • Digital IT Skills for the Workplace
    IT and Digital
    ...
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  • Digital IT Skills for the Workplace Taster
    IT and Digital
    ...
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  • Art and Media

    Do you own a digital camera and wonder what all of the buttons do? Would you like to understand your camera better in order to give you better control over your shots? if the answer is yes, this is the course for you! This course would suit a complete beginner.

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  • Digital Skills for Jobseekers
    Employability
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Lytham Library
      FRI - 07/10/2022
      13:30 to 16:30
      2 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Priory Lane Community Centre
      MON - 10/10/2022
      13:00 to 16:00
      2 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Discover Early Tudor England 147/0 - 1547
    Humanities
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Poulton Library
      THU - 10/11/2022
      13:30 to 16:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Knott End Library
      TUE - 06/12/2022
      13:30 to 16:00
      1 day course
      This course is now full
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Drawing for Relaxation
    Art and Media
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Haslingden Library
      TUE - 01/11/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Clayton Green Library
      MON - 07/11/2022
      10:00 to 12:30
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Great Harwood Library
      MON - 14/11/2022
      10:00 to 12:30
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Kirkham Library
      WED - 30/11/2022
      10:30 to 13:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Emotional Resilience
    Health and Social Care
    The aim of this short online course is to provide the you with your understanding to identify your own personal strengths and weaknesses in relation to their emotional resilience. It also helps you to examine things that can be done for improvement in this area and developing an action plan and how to implement this.
    12 hours online flexible learning.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      MON - 09/01/2023
      13:00 to 16:00
      4 week course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: £25.00
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  • Equality & Diversity
    Employability

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 10/10/2022
      13:30 to 16:30
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • ESOL
    ESOL

    Online
    Online
    Learning or improving your English will help you in all aspects of life, including social skills, studying and getting a job. If English isn’t your first language, our ESOL courses will help you to improve your speaking, reading, writing, listening, grammar and punctuation.
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  • Essential Digital Skills
    IT and Digital
    Digital skills are essential for life and this course will help you to learn the skills you need to be able to enjoy the benefits of getting online and using digital devices. Whatever your needs or interests such as booking a GP appointment, ordering shopping online, video calling family, supporting your child’s home learning or searching for a new job this course will give you the tools you need to use online and digital services safely.


    Initial assessment - You will complete an initial assessment to find out what you already know and what is the right level for you. Your teacher will then support you to set your individual learning targets so that you can reach your learning goals.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      MON - 19/09/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      31 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • The Sanctuary, Chorley
      TUE - 20/09/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      33 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Thursby Garden Community Action Group
      TUE - 20/09/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      33 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Thursby Garden Community Action Group
      TUE - 20/09/2022
      18:00 to 20:30
      33 week course
      7 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Morecambe Library
      WED - 21/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      32 week course
      9 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • St Johns Church Centre Nelson
      THU - 22/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      33 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Lancashire Adult Learning
      FRI - 23/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      31 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • The Cornerstone
      FRI - 23/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      31 week course
      6 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Haslingden Community Link
      MON - 26/09/2022
      12:30 to 15:00
      30 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Sahara in Preston Ltd
      MON - 26/09/2022
      12:15 to 14:45
      30 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Essential Digital Skills Taster
    IT and Digital
    This is a introduction taster session to the full course and qualification to help you have understanding of the course and structure. Digital skills are essential for life and this course will help you to learn the skills you need to be able to enjoy the benefits of getting online and using digital devices. Whatever your needs or interests such as booking a GP appointment, ordering shopping online, video calling family, supporting your child’s home learning or searching for a new job this co...
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  • Essential First Aid
    Health and Safety

    Online
    Online
    This free online course will provide learners with the knowledge and skills needed to be able to safely administer emergency first aid in variety of situations. This is a progression course from the Basic Lifesaving Skills session which learners will need to attend first.

    How long is the course?
    2.5 hours per session over 4 weeks.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      TUE - 04/10/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      3 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      WED - 05/10/2022
      18:00 to 20:30
      3 week course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Experiment and Explore in Acrylics for Beginners
    Art and Media
    ...
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  • Experimental Drawing and Painting Improvers
    Art and Media
    ...
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  • Fast Track - CACHE Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges
    Childcare and Education
    ...
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  • Finding Positives in Challenging Times
    Health and Wellbeing
    Developing a more positive mind-set can create a range of benefits to both our mental and physical well-being. During this course, learners will explore the benefits of positive thinking alongside some highly effective tools and techniques to challenge negative thinking habits. Even in the most challenging times it is possible for us to find positives and face the challenges with a more positive outlook!
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Tarleton Library
      TUE - 08/11/2022
      13:30 to 16:00
      1 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • French Absolute Beginners Term 1
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    The aim of this course is to enable students to speak and understand the language. Students will learn the language and demonstrate their knowledge through a variety of activities: role-play, pair work, listening and reading comprehension exercises and discussion around key vocabulary.
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  • French Improvers
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    The aim of the course is to enable students to speak and understand the language. Students will learn the language and demonstrate their knowledge through a variety of activities: role-play, pair work, listening and reading comprehension exercises and discussion around key vocabulary.
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  • French Intermediate
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    The aim of the course is to enable students to speak and understand the language. Students will learn the language and demonstrate their knowledge through a variety of activities: role-play, pair work, listening and reading comprehension exercises and discussion around key vocabulary.
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  • French Post-Intermediate
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    The aim of the course is to enable students to speak and understand the language. Students will learn the language and demonstrate their knowledge through a variety of activities: role-play, pair work, listening and reading comprehension exercises and discussion around key vocabulary.
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  • French Pre-Intermediate Term 1
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    This course is designed to build on the communications skills and basic grammar knowledge following the Improvers course. During this course you will converse using more tenses, ask and give simple opinions, improve the language skills further by using authentic resources and deepen your understanding and connection with the relevant country. Some courses will require the purchase of some learning material. 

    How long is the course?
    The course is 2.5 hours per session and is delivered for 10 weeks
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 26/09/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      10 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: £107.50
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Fun with Felt Fabric
    Art and Media
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Longton Library
      THU - 03/11/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Gardening & Growing for Health, Wellbeing & Pleasure
    Health and Wellbeing

    Online
    Online
    Gardening and growing your own plants, vegetables and flowers can bring a wide range of health and wellbeing benefits. However, for some, starting out can seem quite daunting, so this 4-week course is a perfect introduction to gardening and growing. You don’t need to have experience, or access to a garden because our expert teachers will adapt the content so you can experience the benefits, even if you only have a small yard or windowsill.
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  • Gardening & Growing for Health, Wellbeing and Pleasure
    Health and Wellbeing
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Good Life Project Colne
      TUE - 27/09/2022
      10:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      TUE - 04/10/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      4 week course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Wellness Hub @ Deepdale Preston
      MON - 10/10/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      4 week course
      13 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • German Advanced
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    ...
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  • German Conversation Pre-Intermediate
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    ...
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  • German Post-Intermediate
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    The aim of the course is to enable students to speak and understand the language. Students will learn the language and demonstrate their knowledge through a variety of activities: role-play, pair work, listening and reading comprehension exercises and discussion around key vocabulary.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • German Pre-Intermediate
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    The aim of the course is to enable students to speak and understand the language. Students will learn the language and demonstrate their knowledge through a variety of activities: role-play, pair work, listening and reading comprehension exercises and discussion around key vocabulary.
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  • Get Into Counselling
    Health and Social Care
    The aim of this unit is to develop the learner’s awareness and knowledge of basic skills to get into counselling.

    How long is the course?
    The course content is designed to take around 10 hours to complete and learners will receive support to complete the course where necessary.
    3 hours per week for 2 weeks plus some directed independent study
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      FRI - 23/09/2022
      13:00 to 16:00
      4 week course
      8 Places Remaining
      Cost: £25.00
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Get into Counselling
    Health and Social Care

    Online
    Online
    The aim of this qualification is to develop the learner’s awareness and knowledge of basic skills to get into counselling. These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care. ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      WED - 09/11/2022
      18:00 to 21:00
      3 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: £25.00
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Get Into Mentoring
    Health and Social Care
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      TUE - 08/11/2022
      13:00 to 16:00
      6 week course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: £25.00
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Get Into Working In an Early Years Setting
    Employability

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      THU - 15/09/2022
      17:00 to 20:00
      4 week course
      10 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      WED - 22/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:30
      4 week course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      MON - 10/10/2022
      18:00 to 20:00
      4 week course
      13 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Get Into Working in Schools and Colleges
    Childcare and Education

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 12/09/2022
      12:30 to 15:00
      5 week course
      10 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Sahara in Preston Ltd
      FRI - 16/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      5 week course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Whitefield Infant School & Nursery Unit
      TUE - 20/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      4 week course
      6 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      WED - 02/11/2022
      18:00 to 20:00
      4 week course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Get Started with: Email
    IT and Digital

    Online
    Online
    ...
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  • Get Started with: Microsoft Excel
    IT and Digital

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 12/09/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      6 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      MON - 31/10/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      6 week course
      8 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Get Started with: Microsoft Powerpoint
    IT and Digital

    Online
    Online
    **After enrolment you will be given details to access our Moodle platform. This is not an automated response; you will be emailed by one of our tutors within seven days of enrolment** This is a self direct learning course through our online learning platform Moodle. Tutor support is avilable via email. You will complete tasks and activities on Moodle and progress to the following week. You will need to have access to the internet and the Microsoft Office PowerPoint package to complete this cour...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      TUE - 13/09/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      6 week course
      18 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      TUE - 01/11/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      6 week course
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Get Started with: Microsoft Word
    IT and Digital

    Online
    Online
    **After enrolment you will be given details to access our Moodle platform. This is not an automated response; you will be emailed by one of our tutors within seven days of enrolment** This is a self direct learning course through our online learning platform Moodle. Tutor support is avilable via email. You will complete tasks and activities on Moodle and progress to the following week. You will need to have access to the internet and the Microsoft Office Word package to complete this course. ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      14/09/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      6 week course
      18 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      02/11/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      6 week course
      18 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Get That Job
    Employability
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Accrington and Rossendale College
      MON - 07/11/2022
      12:30 to 15:00
      1 day course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Grow Your Own: Bee and Butterfly Paradise
    Health and Wellbeing

    Online
    Online
    The aim of this course is to enable learners to create their own space that will attract bees and butterflies. They will learn what sort of plants attract bees and butterflies and will be able to identify the plants by their common names and know the best place to plant them. Resources will be provided with seeds, compost and instructions to complete the session. This is a fun and informative short course which will also boost wellbeing. The course content is designed to take 2.5 hours over one session.
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  • Grow Your Own: Salad, Herbs, Veg & Flowers
    Horticulture

    Online
    Online
    The aim of this short course is to engage novice gardeners in the skill of propagating plants using a range of simple techniques. It is a fun and informative course which will enable learners to grow their own at home either to eat, for pleasure or to boost health and well-being.
    We will provide a simple kit for you, containing some of the resources you will need to take part in this course. The course is 2.5 hours over one weekly session.
    How will I be learning?

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  • Health & Social Care: Work Ready Skills
    Health and Social Care
    The aim of this programme is to introduce learners to the Health & Social Care sector as an option for sustained employment. The course is designed to allow learners to understand what it takes to work in health and social care and the many employment options within the sector. As part of the programme, learners will complete short courses in a range of subjects to upskill and increase knowledge in sector-specific topics to improve opportunities for progressing into a number of employment pathw...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      MON - 26/09/2022
      09:30 to 15:00
      4 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: £150.00
    • The Waterside Centre
      MON - 14/11/2022
      09:30 to 15:00
      4 week course
      12 Places Remaining
      Cost: £150.00
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Health & Wellbeing for Speakers of Other Languages
    Health and Wellbeing
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Pukar Disability Resource Centre
      MON - 26/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      4 week course
      9 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Chai Neighbourhood Centre, The
      TUE - 11/10/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      3 week course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Health and Safety In Construction Programme
    Employability
    This course is aimed at individuals who require a CSCS labouring card to get a job within the Construction Industry but don’t currently have the required qualifications.

    This course is in preparation for three assessments.
    On successful completion of the course you will gain two accredited certificates.

    • AIM Awards Suite of Vocational Pathways Qualifications (AIMVOCs) in Construction and Building – Extended Award Level 1
    • Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment.

    If you also pass the CITB Health, Safety and Environment test you will then receive a print off which states you passed and your CITB registration number. Once you have passed all tests, we can then apply for your CSCS labouring card.
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  • Health and Safety in the Workplace Level 1
    Health and Safety

    Online
    Online
    This online course will provide Learners with a focus on the study of the basic principles of health and safety, including hazards and risks within the workplace....
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  • Improve Your Mood
    Health and Wellbeing

    Online
    Online
    Do you find that your mood sometimes dips and you can be left feeling low or fed up? Especially over the past year? This short course aims to give you techniques that you can implement and practice further at home, which will help improve your mood and lift your spirits. We will discuss what causes low mood as well as trial some practical techniques to help combat this. The course is 2 hours per session and is delivered over 1 week...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      THU - 15/12/2022
      17:00 to 18:30
      1 day course
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Information Advice and Guidance Level 1
    Volunteering
    This programme is aimed to provide an introduction to this area, with learners wishing to ultimately work or volunteer in an advice role in a range of areas from careers guidance or pastoral support in schools or colleges, to supporting clients in areas such as drug or alcohol rehabilitation services; with family or confidence issues and clients who require domestic abuse support. The course will culminate in an observed IAG meeting to demonstrate skills learned on the course and ability to conduct a meeting in a supportive manner. The learners can then progress to the Level 2 IAG if they wish.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Accrington & Rossendale College
      WED - 09/11/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      6 week course
      14 Places Remaining
      Cost: £95.00
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Intro to Peer Support
    Employability

    Online
    Online
    ...
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  • Intro to Volunteering
    Employability

    Online
    Online
    ...
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  • Introduction to Autism Spectrum Condition Level 1
    Health and Social Care
    The awarding body for this qualification is Cache and it will be accredited through Lancashire Adult Learning.  The aim of this course is to provide learners with an understanding of Autism Spectrum Condition, person-centred approach and knowledge of the importance of relevant communication skills when working with individuals on the Autistic Spectrum.  These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      FRI - 25/11/2022
      09:30 to 12:30
      4 week course
      14 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Introduction to Chair Based Exercise
    Health and Wellbeing
    This course is suitable for all levels of fitness. All exercises are chair based and designed to be low impact and low weight bearing, to ease pressure on joints and bones. This course will also develop learner’s confidence when performing daily activities and recreational tasks. Alongside the practical elements of the course, learners will be introduced to the physical activity guidelines for adults where applicable and written/group tasks that complement the exercises.

    How long is the course?
    The course is 2 hours per session and is delivered over two individual sessions or weeks.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Longton Library
      FRI - 16/09/2022
      13:30 to 15:30
      5 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Lostock Hall Library
      TUE - 11/10/2022
      09:30 to 11:30
      2 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Introduction to Chair Based Yoga
    Health and Wellbeing
    ...
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  • Introduction to Dementia Level 1
    Health and Social Care
    This online course will provide learners with an understanding of dementia, a person-centred approach and knowledge of the importance of relevant communication skills when working with individuals
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      FRI - 25/11/2022
      13:00 to 16:00
      4 week course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Introduction to Disability
    Health and Social Care
    The awarding body for this qualification is Cache and it will be accredited through Lancashire Adult Learning.

    The aim of this course is to provide the learners with an introduction to Disability through looking more closely at three units/topics: Disability Awareness, Physical Disabilities and Learning Disabilities.

    Having a better awareness of disability, the impact it can have on individuals and how to effectively support individuals is beneficial for anyone working or volunteering in a person-facing role especially within the Health and Social Care Sector.

    How long is the course?
    The course content is designed to take around 18 hours to complete (1 x 3 hours taught class each week for 6 weeks) and learners will receive support to complete the course where necessary.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      TUE - 21/03/2023
      13:00 to 16:00
      6 week course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
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  • Introduction to Drug and Alcohol Awareness
    Health and Social Care
    This qualification aims to raise learner’s awareness of the impact of alcohol abuse on themselves and others. They will learn about the strength of different alcoholic drinks, the causes of excessive use of alcohol and will also learn about agencies that can help/support those abusing alcohol. Learners will also explore the types of drug available, their effect on users and the impact of drug misuse on those linked to drug user, the user’s own health and finally, issues associated with wit...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      THU - 29/09/2022
      13:00 to 16:00
      4 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
    • The Waterside Centre
      TUE - 10/01/2023
      09:30 to 12:30
      4 week course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
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  • Introduction to Drug and Alcohol Awareness Level 1
    Health and Social Care
    This qualification aims to raise learner’s awareness of the impact of alcohol abuse on themselves and others. They will learn about the strength of different alcoholic drinks, the causes of excessive use of alcohol and will also learn about agencies that can help/support those abusing alcohol.

    Learners will also explore the types of drug available, their effect on users and the impact of drug misuse on those linked to drug user, the user’s own health and finally, issues associated with withdrawal from drug use.

     These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Penwortham Community Centre
      TUE - 15/11/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      4 week course
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Introduction to Food Safety
    Health and Safety
    This session is designed to prepare learners for the accredited L2 Food Safety in Catering Award. Learners will utilise Moodle to access online course materials. The course will highlight the requirements of organisations to maintain safe food production and provision. Topics will include an introduction to cross-contamination, cooking, chilling and cleaning practices. Upon completion, learners will progress onto the accredited course. This will provide the opportunity to achieve a nationally ...
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  • Introduction to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Awareness
    Health and Social Care
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      THU - 17/11/2022
      13:00 to 16:00
      1 day course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
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  • Introduction to Mental Health Awareness
    Health and Social Care
    The awarding body for this Level 1 qualification is Cache and it will be accredited through Lancashire Adult Learning. 

    This qualification is designed for learners looking to increase their knowledge and awareness of mental health. It will help the learner to develop their awareness of issues surrounding mental health and to know the rights of those with mental health issues.

    These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Penwortham Community Centre
      TUE - 11/10/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      4 week course
      17 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
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  • Introduction to Mental Health Awareness
    Health and Social Care
    The awarding body for this Level 1 qualification is Cache and it will be accredited through Lancashire Adult Learning.  This qualification is designed for learners looking to increase their knowledge and awareness of mental health. It will help the learner to develop their awareness of issues surrounding mental health and to know the rights of those with mental health issues. These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or empl...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      THU - 10/11/2022
      13:00 to 16:00
      5 week course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
    • The Waterside Centre
      THU - 05/01/2023
      13:00 to 16:00
      5 week course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
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  • Introduction to Nutrition & Cookery
    Health and Wellbeing

    Online
    Online
    This course is a live cookery course and you will need to be in your kitchen with access to typical household cookery equipment during the session. It may seem like a lot of work to prepare healthy meals at home, however, you may be surprised at how quickly home prepared meals can come together. On this short course you will learn how to prepare tasty and healthy meals from scratch using fresh ingredients and discuss the health benefits of doing so. You will also discover shortcuts that will sav...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      THU - 06/10/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      3 week course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Introduction to Protection and Safeguarding
    Health and Social Care
    The aim of this unit is develop the learner’s knowledge of protection and safeguarding in health and social care (adults and children and young people), early years and child care. These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care. ...
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  • Introduction to Safeguarding
    Volunteering

    Online
    Online
    This programme provides an overview of how volunteers can keep safe whilst undertaking volunteer duties.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      WED - 21/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:30
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      MON - 03/10/2022
      13:30 to 16:30
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Introduction to Tablets
    IT and Digital
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Eccleston Library
      FRI - 07/10/2022
      15:00 to 17:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Introduction to Watercolours
    Art and Media
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Eccleston Library
      WED - 09/11/2022
      10:00 to 12:30
      1 day course
      This course is now full
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Heysham Library
      WED - 16/11/2022
      10:00 to 12:30
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Bolton-le-Sands Library Carnforth
      WED - 23/11/2022
      10:30 to 13:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Introduction to Working in Adult Social Care
    Health and Social Care
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      THU - 03/11/2022
      09:30 to 12:30
      11 week course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: £95.00
    • The Waterside Centre
      TUE - 21/02/2023
      09:30 to 12:30
      12 week course
      12 Places Remaining
      Cost: £95.00
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  • Is It For Me? Health Care
    Health and Social Care
    The “Is it for me?” sessions are designed to introduce learners back into education. These sessions are a great place to start if you are thinking of coming back into education after a break from learning, have no prior qualifications, want a change in career or need to improve your confidence. Each session focuses in on one specific career area within the Health and Social Care Sector. Learners wish to find out about a variety of possible career areas by attending a range of the sessi...
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  • Is It For Me? Mental Health
    Health and Social Care
    The “Is it for me?” sessions are designed to introduce learners back into education. These sessions are a great place to start if you are thinking of coming back into education after a break from learning, have no prior qualifications, want a change in career or need to improve your confidence. Each session focuses in on one specific career area within the Health and Social Care Sector. Learners wish to find out about a variety of possible career areas by attending a range of the sessi...
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  • Is It For Me? Working in Recovery
    Health and Social Care
    The “Is it for me?” sessions are designed to introduce learners back into education. These sessions are a great place to start if you are thinking of coming back into education after a break from learning, have no prior qualifications, want a change in career or need to improve your confidence. Each session focuses in on one specific career area within the Health and Social Care Sector. Learners wish to find out about a variety of possible career areas by attending a range of the sessi...
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  • Is It For Me? Working With Adults
    Health and Social Care
    ...
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  • Is It For Me? Working With Adults
    Health and Social Care
    The “Is it for me?” sessions are designed to introduce learners back into education. These sessions are a great place to start if you are thinking of coming back into education after a break from learning, have no prior qualifications, want a change in career or need to improve your confidence. Each session focuses in on one specific career area within the Health and Social Care Sector. Learners wish to find out about a variety of possible career areas by attending a range of the sessi...
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  • Is It For Me? Working with Children
    Childcare and Education
    The “Is it for me?” sessions are designed to introduce learners back into education. These sessions are a great place to start if you are thinking of coming back into education after a break from learning, have no prior qualifications, want a change in career or need to improve your confidence. Each session focuses in on one specific career area within the Health and Social Care Sector. Learners wish to find out about a variety of possible career areas by attending a range of the sessi...
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  • Is It For Me? Working With Children
    Health and Social Care
    The “Is it for me?” sessions are designed to introduce learners back into education. These sessions are a great place to start if you are thinking of coming back into education after a break from learning, have no prior qualifications, want a change in career or need to improve your confidence. Each session focuses in on one specific career area within the Health and Social Care Sector. Learners wish to find out about a variety of possible career areas by attending a range of the sessi...
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  • Italian Absolute Beginners
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    The aim of the course is to enable students to speak and understand the language. Students will learn the language and demonstrate their knowledge through a variety of activities: role-play, pair work, listening and reading comprehension exercises and discussion around key vocabulary.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 26/09/2022
      10:00 to 12:30
      5 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: £53.75
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  • Italian Experienced Beginners
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    ...
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  • Italian Pre-Intermediate Term 1
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    This course is designed to build on the communications skills and basic grammar knowledge following the Improvers course. During this course you will converse using more tenses, ask and give simple opinions, improve the language skills further by using authentic resources and deepen your understanding and connection with the relevant country. Some courses will require the purchase of some learning material. 

    How long is the course?
    The course is 2.5 hours per session and is delivered for 10 weeks
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  • Italian Short Course: Amazing Sicily
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 07/11/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      5 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Italian Short Course: Culture and Cuisine
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    ...
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  • Its a Mans Life
    Health and Wellbeing

    Online
    Online

    This course introduces a number of male health related topics and aims to raise awareness of key issues relating to mental health, cancer screening and the importance of an active lifestyle. Personal reflection during the session will enable students to recognise how to improve their own health and wellbeing.

    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      THU - 10/11/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      2 week course
      14 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Lancashire Life Savers - Restart a Heart
    Health and Social Care
    Lancashire Adult Learning (LAL) are working in partnership with North West Ambulance Service, BBC Radio Lancashire and Lancashire County Council to provide free training as part of the #LancashireLifesaver Campaign. The aim is to train as many people as possible in essential lifesaving skills across the county. This short 30 min session is designed to introduce learners to the knowledge and skills needed if someone suffers a heart attack or a cardiac arrest. This short introduction will include ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Cornerstone
      SAT - 24/09/2022
      10:00 to 15:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • The Senator Group Altham Business Park
      TUE - 04/10/2022
      10:00 to 15:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • The Waterside Centre
      FRI - 14/10/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • St Mary's Community Centre Leyland
      THU - 20/10/2022
      10:00 to 15:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Learn to Code with Python Level 2
    IT and Digital
    ...
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  • Learn to Make: Healthy Meals in a Microwave
    Food Safety
    ...
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  • Level 1 Award in Alcohol Awareness (EQUAL)
    Health and Social Care

    Online
    Online
    This programme is designed for any learner that wants to gain awareness of the harmful effects of alcohol use, and engage learners in understanding issues that can impact on health and well-being. These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care....
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      12/09/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      03/10/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      07/11/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      05/12/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Level 1 Award in Substance Misuse (EQUAL)
    Health and Social Care

    Online
    Online
    This programme is designed for any learner that wants to increase their awareness of substance misuse. The course will develop their understanding as to why people use substances, the types of substances that are commonly misused and the factors that can influence the effects of substances. They will explore how media reporting affects people's perceptions of substance misuse and look into the risk factors and protective factors for substance abuse and ways to protect individuals from the risks...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      12/09/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      03/10/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      07/11/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      05/12/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Level 1 Certificate in Well-Being
    Health and Wellbeing

    Online
    Online
    ...
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  • Level 2 Award in Cyber Security
    IT and Digital
    ...
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  • Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems (EQUAL)
    Health and Social Care

    Online
    Online
    This programme is designed for any learner that wants to raise their awareness of mental health and the problems that can cause mental ill health.

    These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      12/09/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      03/10/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      07/11/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      05/12/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Level 2 Certificate in Common Health Conditions (EQUAL)
    Health and Social Care

    Online
    Online
    This programme provides learners with increased awareness of a range of common health conditions and their effects on individuals. Completing this qualification can support learners with moving into a healthcare role and gaining employment within the Health and Social Care sector. Learners will investigate a range of specific conditions in more depth and develop their understanding of how t support individuals with these conditions. These may be learners who wish to access this training with a...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      12/09/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      03/10/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      07/11/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      05/12/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health First Aid and Mental Health Advocacy in the Workplace (EQUAL)
    Health and Social Care

    Online
    Online
    The purpose of this programme is to give learners the skills to support colleagues with mental health problems. These skills will be gained by increasing the learner’s knowledge and understanding of mental health conditions and the principles of mental health first aid and how this can be implemented in the workplace.

    This qualification is suitable for learners who wish to raise awareness of mental health, creating a culture of care and the promotion of positive mental health. This course gives learners the opportunity to understand mental health, its associated care and how this can be applied to learners or colleagues in the workplace.

    This course may also be useful to develop your career further if you work in customer service, housing, voluntary sector, sport and recreation, hospitality or travel and tourism.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      12/09/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      03/10/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      07/11/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      05/12/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Dementia Care (EQUAL)
    Health and Social Care

    Online
    Online
    This programme is for learners who want to develop their understanding of Dementia and learn how best to support individuals affected by it. The course covers positive communication techniques and person-centred approaches that consider individual needs. Learners will explore how to provide professional and personal attention during the illness when individuals may be experiencing symptoms like confusion and forgetting things previously known just yesterday. These may be learners who wish to ac...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      12/09/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      03/10/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      07/11/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      05/12/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Level 2 Certificate in Safeguarding, Prevent & British Values (EQUAL)
    Health and Social Care

    Online
    Online
    This programme is for learners who want to develop the skills needed to recognise and prevent radicalisation and extremism. Learners will learn about the principles of safeguarding and about the importance of the prevent duty and British values in society. Understanding safeguarding and prevention at level 2 can benefit the wider safeguarding practices within the workplace. These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      12/09/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      03/10/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      07/11/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      05/12/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Level 2 Certificate in Self Harm, Suicide Awareness & Prevention
    Health and Social Care

    Online
    Online
    The purpose of this qualification is to educate individuals in spotting signs of self-harm and suicide and helping to prevent further harm by encouraging individuals to seek help. The qualification is designed to apply to a range of circumstances, including upskilling individuals with a safeguarding responsibilities in a range of workplace and community settings.

    The qualification is also designed to educate individuals of all ages; increasing knowledge and encouraging conversation in all aspects of society that could prevent individuals hurting themselves or deaths by suicide.

    This qualification is designed to reach many individuals to try to combat the rising rate of self-harm and suicide.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      03/10/2022
      02:00 to 08:00
      12 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      07/11/2022
      02:00 to 08:00
      12 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      05/12/2022
      02:00 to 08:00
      12 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism (EQUAL)
    Health and Social Care

    Online
    Online
    This programme is designed for any learner that wants to gain and understanding of autism and the principles of supporting autistic individuals. These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care....
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      12/09/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      03/10/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      07/11/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      05/12/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Children & Young Peoples Mental Health (EQUAL)
    Health and Social Care

    Online
    Online
    This qualification aims to develop learner’s knowledge and skills in the area of children and young people’s mental health. Learners will develop their understanding of the factors that can affect mental health and a range of conditions experienced by children and young people. These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      12/09/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      03/10/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      07/11/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      05/12/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Common Childhood Illnesses (EQUAL)
    Health and Social Care

    Online
    Online
    This qualification aims to increase learners’ knowledge and understanding of common childhood illnesses to enable them to support the development and wellbeing of infants and children they support/care for. Learners will explore how to provide a safe and healthy environment for babies and children and how to recognise when a child is unwell. This course is a great opportunity to upskill and development knowledge to support a role in childcare settings. Learners who wish to access this trainin...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      12/09/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      03/10/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      07/11/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      05/12/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Level 2 Certificate on Principles of Prevention & Control of Infection (EQUAL)
    Health and Social Care

    Online
    Online
    This programme prepares learners for tackling outbreaks of infection in hospitals and healthcare settings and develops their understanding of causes of infection, how it can be spread and controlled. These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care....
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      12/09/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      03/10/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      07/11/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      05/12/2022
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Master your Craft Knife - Create Simple paper shapes and Silhouettes
    Art and Media
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Clitheroe Library
      THU - 20/10/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Garstang Library
      FRI - 04/11/2022
      13:30 to 16:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Master your Sewing Machine / Overlocker
    Art and Media
    ...
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  • Maths and English Functional Skills (FREE Vocational alternative to GCSEs)
    Maths and English

    Online
    Online
    We offer short, flexible FREE Functional Skills Maths and English courses online and across Lancashire at a wide range of venues, which will help you develop skills for life, work or if you are looking for employment.
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  • Medieval Lancashire
    Humanities
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Whitworth Library
      TUE - 13/09/2022
      10:00 to 12:30
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Kirkham Library
      THU - 15/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Poulton Library
      THU - 03/11/2022
      13:30 to 16:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Parbold Library
      WED - 23/11/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Garstang Library
      WED - 30/11/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Nelson and Colne College Group
      WED - 07/12/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Haslingden Library
      TUE - 13/12/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Nelson and Colne College Group
      TUE - 13/12/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Clitheroe Library
      WED - 08/02/2023
      10:00 to 12:30
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Mental Health Awareness
    Volunteering

    Online
    Online
    This programme provides an overview of the mental health and wellbeing fundamentals. ...
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  • Mental Health Awareness Level 2
    Health and Social Care
    This programme provides learners with an awareness of mental health and the problems that can cause mental ill health. These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care....
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      THU - 29/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:30
      14 week course
      8 Places Remaining
      Cost: £150.00
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  • Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace
    Health and Social Care
    This qualification is for people who wish to raise their awareness of the signs and symptoms associated with mental health problems both related to the workplace and in the general public.

    How long is the course?
    6.5 hours over 2 sessions/weeks.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Accrington and Rossendale College
      MON - 05/01/2023
      09:30 to 16:30
      2 week course
      9 Places Remaining
      Cost: £150.00
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  • Mindful Doodling
    Art and Media
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Clitheroe Library
      MON - 21/11/2022
      10:00 to 12:30
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Lytham Library
      WED - 07/12/2022
      10:00 to 12:30
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Mindset Matters
    Health and Wellbeing

    Online
    Online
    ...
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  • Motor Vehicle General Maintenance
    Construction
    ...
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  • Next Steps in Using: Microsoft Powerpoint
    IT and Digital

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      THU - 15/09/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      6 week course
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      THU - 03/11/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      7 week course
      19 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Next Steps using a Professional Wordpress Website
    IT and Digital

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 14/11/2022
      18:00 to 21:00
      3 week course
      18 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Next Steps with: Microsoft Excel
    IT and Digital

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      WED - 14/09/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      6 week course
      16 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      WED - 02/11/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      6 week course
      19 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Non Fiction and Memoir Writing
    Humanities

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      WED - 04/01/2023
      09:30 to 12:00
      4 week course
      6 Places Remaining
      Cost: £43.00
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  • Peer Support
    Employability
    ...
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  • Planning & Facilitating Exercise with Older Adults
    Health and Wellbeing

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 05/09/2022
      18:00 to 20:00
      13 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Positive & Effective Communication
    Employability

    Online
    Online
    ...
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  • Prevent Identity Theft
    IT and Digital
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Parbold Library
      TUE - 20/09/2022
      10:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      This course is now full
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Knott End Library
      TUE - 27/09/2022
      13:00 to 15:00
      1 day course
      This course is now full
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Longton Library
      TUE - 18/10/2022
      10:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Burnley Campus/Reedley Hallows
      WED - 19/10/2022
      10:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Principles of Team Leading Level 2
    Employability
    This programme is designed for people who may be interested in a future career as a team leader or existing team leaders without any vocational qualifications....
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  • Professional Biohazard Cleaning
    Cleaning Services and Facilities
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Accrington and Rossendale College
      THU - 06/10/2022
      09:30 to 16:30
      1 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: £295.00
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  • Professional Hard and Soft Floor care
    Cleaning Services and Facilities
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Accrington and Rossendale College
      MON - 10/10/2022
      09:30 to 16:30
      1 week course
      8 Places Remaining
      Cost: £295.00
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  • Quick Ways to Sleep Well
    Health and Wellbeing
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Intact Centre - Preston
      TUE - 13/09/2022
      13:30 to 16:00
      1 day course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      TUE - 06/12/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      13 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Railway Maintenance Diploma
    Construction
    ...
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  • Railway Maintenance IAG
    Employability
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Cotton Court Business Centre
      MON - 12/09/2022
      09:00 to 16:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Cotton Court Business Centre
      TUE - 13/09/2022
      09:00 to 16:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Lancashire Adult Learning
      THU - 15/09/2022
      09:00 to 16:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Lancashire Adult Learning
      FRI - 16/09/2022
      09:00 to 16:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Lancashire Adult Learning
      THU - 03/11/2022
      09:00 to 16:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Lancashire Adult Learning
      FRI - 04/11/2022
      09:00 to 16:00
      1 day course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Sewing and Dressmaking Beginners
    Art and Media
    This course is for you if you have an interest in sewing and dressmaking and some basic knowledge in the subject. This course will enable you to further develop your skills and learn new processes and stitches needed to make different garments.
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  • Singing & Music for Wellbeing
    Health and Wellbeing
    Have you ever found yourself singing along to your favourite song on the radio? Singing and music have been a fundamental aspect of every culture for thousands of years, bringing joy, a sense of purpose and togetherness. This course reveals the science behind the physical, mental and social effects of singing and music and what that means for your own wellbeing. No musical or vocal experience is needed, you simply need a desire to learn, connect and have fun!

    How long is the course?
    The course is 2 hours per week / session and is delivered over two weeks.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Parbold Library
      THU - 03/11/2022
      13:30 to 16:00
      2 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Sleep Well
    Health and Wellbeing
    It is estimated that approximately 16 million adults have issues with sleep in the UK. Therefore, this is an issue that affects so many of us. This two week course aims to look at information about sleep and why it’s important for our wellbeing, as well as tips and tricks to try and help aid a better night’s sleep for us all
    The course is 2 hours per week/session and is delivered over 2 weeks
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Cleveleys Group Practice
      TUE - 01/11/2022
      13:30 to 15:30
      1 day course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Slow Down and De-Stress Through Creativity
    Health and Wellbeing
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Heysham Library
      THU - 15/09/2022
      13:30 to 16:00
      1 day course
      This course is now full
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Cleveleys Group Practice
      FRI - 16/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      This course is now full
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Wellness Hub @ Deepdale Preston
      MON - 26/09/2022
      09:30 to 11:30
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      WED - 19/10/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Clitheroe Library
      MON - 31/10/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Whitworth Library
      TUE - 01/11/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Spanish Absolute Beginners Term 1
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    ...
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  • Spanish Beginners Term 1
    Languages
    The aim of the course is to enable students to speak and understand the language. Students will learn the language and demonstrate their knowledge through a variety of activities: role-play, pair work, listening and reading comprehension exercises and discussion around key vocabulary.
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  • Spanish Improvers
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    The aim of the course is to enable students to speak and understand the language. Students will learn the language and demonstrate their knowledge through a variety of activities: role-play, pair work, listening and reading comprehension exercises and discussion around key vocabulary.
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  • Spanish Intermediate
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    The aim of the course is to enable students to speak and understand the language. Students will learn the language and demonstrate their knowledge through a variety of activities: role-play, pair work, listening and reading comprehension exercises and discussion around key vocabulary.
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  • Spanish Post-Intermediate
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    The aim of the course is to enable students to speak and understand the language. Students will learn the language and demonstrate their knowledge through a variety of activities: role-play, pair work, listening and reading comprehension exercises and discussion around key vocabulary.
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  • Spanish Pre-Intermediate
    Languages

    Online
    Online
    The aim of the course is to enable students to speak and understand the language. Students will learn the language and demonstrate their knowledge through a variety of activities: role-play, pair work, listening and reading comprehension exercises and discussion around key vocabulary.
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  • Story Book Workshop
    Humanities
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Singleton C of E Primary School
      THU - 29/09/2022
      13:00 to 15:00
      1 day course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Lostock Hall Library
      WED - 05/10/2022
      16:00 to 18:00
      1 day course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Heysham Library
      WED - 12/10/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
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  • Supporting Teaching and Learning
    First Steps to Higher Education
    This qualification provides learners with an in-depth understanding of the knowledge and skills needed when working directly with children and young people in school and college environments. It covers all aspects of specialist support including planning, delivering and reviewing assessment strategies to support learning alongside the teacher; bilingual support; special needs support; and personal development and reflective practice.
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  • Sustainable Interior Cleaning
    Cleaning Services and Facilities
    ...
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  • Take Notice for Wellbeing
    Health and Wellbeing

    Online
    Online
    ...
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  • Understanding Mental Health
    First Steps to Higher Education
    This course is designed to increase your knowledge and understanding of mental health and mental wellbeing
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  • Understanding Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
    Health and Social Care
    This qualification provides an ideal taster for those who may be new to the sector or new to the world of work. It is accessible to learners of all ages who may want to understand more about working in health and social care. It aims to introduce some basic concepts of caring and preparation for employment in the sector. The qualification covers the areas of communication, equality, diversity and inclusion, personal development, role of the social care worker, handling information, health and sa...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      MON - 31/10/2022
      13:00 to 16:00
      16 week course
      10 Places Remaining
      Cost: £150.00
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  • Using Social Marketing for Business - Level 2 Award
    Employability

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  • Volunteer Training Programme
    Volunteering
    This programme is aimed to support new or existing volunteers. Learners will receive knowledge to support them in their role as a volunteer with the option of undertaking a Level 1 Award in Volunteering.
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  • Working Sustainably in the Facilities Industry
    Cleaning Services and Facilities
    ...
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  • Yoga for Stress and Anxiety
    Health and Wellbeing
    This course takes a mindful approach to yoga, focusing on how it makes you feel. We don’t place emphasis on attaining certain poses or yoga positions it is about the “felt experience”. You will learn gentle and restorative yoga and breathing practices that will enable you to slow down creating a sense of calm and wellbeing physically, mentally and emotionally.
    This course is suitable for all ages and abilities; including beginners, intermediate and advanced. If you can breathe you can do Yoga.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Intact Centre - Preston
      TUE - 27/09/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      2 week course
      This course is now full
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      TUE - 01/11/2022
      09:30 to 11:30
      2 week course
      10 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?

Please note that our courses are eligible for adults aged 19+ who live in Lancashire. Find out more here.

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