Build Your Confidence with Numbers (Part A), Oct, Wed, 13:00-15:00

Adult and Community Learning

Do you experience difficulties in using maths in daily situations, want to improve your calculations and numerical confidence for work and home? Then by joining this class you will be with other adults who are eager to learn in an informal and supportive environment. Our course are for those who want to improve their confidence and understanding of numbers, you will develop your existing skills and gain confidence in using maths in everyday situations. The content will be tailored based on the needs of the class and will include covering the basic operations (+, -, x, ÷) and percentages. At the start of the course you will complete a short assessment to ascertain your current level. Part A runs for 10 weeks and then you can continue on to Part B in January.


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  • Subject area:

    Wellbeing and Personal Development

  • Duration:

    10 weeks

  • Venue:

    St Albans Campus

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  • Fees*:


  • Awarding body:

    Generic award - no awarding body

About the department

The Community Learning Team has a longstanding reputation of delivering courses at the College and in the community. Our courses allow you to develop skills in an informal, friendly and fun environment.

Many of our courses are leisure orientated, but we also offer courses that improve your Maths and English Skills, build your self-confidence, and increase your job prospects. In some of our classes, you can also gain a qualification e.g. Sign Language.

Important Course Information

What are the Course Requirements?

Learners have to be 19 years old or over. There are no entry requirements for this course. We will offer a confidential interview and provide advice on the right course for you.

There will be ongoing assessments and tests appropriate to your skills level.


You can take another Community Learning course, or find out about other adult courses at the College. We also host a number of self-organised groups such as Portuguese, Spanish and French. For further information please contact the Community Learning Team on 01727 737154.

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  • 16-18 years old, no tuition fees apply to Full Time courses and fees subject to confirmation. Additional costs applicable to BHS courses.
  • For all two year courses fees shown above are per year.
  • Aged 19+ and planning to take a level 3 or above a different fee may apply. You may be eligible for an Advanced Learning Loan.
  • All HE courses (full and part time) are subject to tuition fees.