Take control of your Health and Wellbeing while getting outdoors, with courses in Gardening for Pleasure and Community Outdoor Spaces. There is no better way to boost your mood and improve your health.

Explore our range of FREE* courses and sign-up using our online enrolment portal. If you need support, get in touch, our friendly team can help!

*Note that most of our courses are FREE for Lancashire residents and where fees are applicable, this will be noted on your enrolment.

  • Horticulture  
Multiple Start Dates
Accrington & Rossendale College
Ashton Walled Gardens
Barnoldswick Library
Barrowford Library
Bolton-le-Sands Library Carnforth
Burnley Campus Library
Burscough Library
Church On The Street Burnley
Clayton Brook Community Centre
Cleveleys Library
Clitheroe Library
Colne Library
Coppull Library
Cotton Court Business Centre
Eccleston Library
Euxton Parish Community Centre
Farringdon Park Community Centre Preston
Freckleton Library
Fulwood & Cadley Primary School Preston
Garstang Library
Haslingden Library
Heysham Library
Kingsfold Library
Kirkham Library
Knott End Library
Lancashire Adult Learning
Leyland Library
Linkbridge Community Support Centre
Longridge Library
Longton Library
Lytham Library
Mazuma Stadium Morecambe Football Club
Morecambe Library
Nelson and Colne College
Nelson and Colne College Group
Nelson Library
New Day Church Lostock Hall
Online Provision
Ormskirk Library
Oswaldtwistle Library
Parbold Library
Rawtenstall Library
Rawtenstall Unitarian Church
Rishton Library
Sahara in Preston Ltd
Space Centre Creative Support Preston
St Laurence's Church Hall - Chorley
St Saviour’s Church
Tarleton Library
The Zone - Pendle food for all
Thornton Library
Various venues across Lancashire
Watchusgrow Recovery Chorley
Waterside Centre Accrington
Whalley Library
Whitefield Infant School & Nursery Unit
Woodnook Community Centre Accrington
  • Grow Your Own: Herbs & Salad
    Delivered Online

    There’s nothing like cooking up a delicious meal with food that you’ve grown at home with your own hands. Whether you have a garden, yard, or even just a windowsill, you can grow herbs which can level up your cooking, boost your wellbeing and even provide food and a habitat for our precious wildlife. The course runs for 2 ½ hours...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 11/09/2023
      13:00 to 15:30
      1 day course
      8 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Introduction to Gardening Skills
    Delivered either online or in venue

    Online or in Venue
    Online or in Venue
    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 3-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. The course is delivered 2.5 hours per session over 3 w...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 18/09/2023
      13:00 to 15:30
      4 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Ashton Walled Gardens
      FRI - 29/09/2023
      09:30 to 12:00
      3 week course
      This course is now full
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Level 1 in Practical Horticulture Skills
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    This qualification is split into three levels (Award/Certificate/Diploma) and is aimed at learners who would like to further develop their practical skills and knowledge in Horticulture for application in a home or work environment. All learning will take place on college approved sites where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you are learning in a suitable environment designed to support the development of Horticultural knowledge....
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Nelson and Colne College
      TUE - 12/09/2023
      10:00 to 12:30
      16 week course
      7 Places Remaining
      Cost: £95.00
    = Can I get help with my fees?
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