Community Learning Part Time Courses

Learning can open up a world of possibilities for everyone, regardless of age

The Community Learning team has a longstanding reputation of delivering part time courses at the College and in the community. Our part-time courses allow people to develop skills in an informal, friendly and fun environment, whether you want to further your career, take up a new hobby or learn a new skill.

The College welcomes all students, however some courses do require support. If you would like to tell us about any support needs you may have please call the Community Learning Team on 01727 737154.

Please note that you need to be a minimum age of 19 years to enrol on one of our community learning courses.

A small sample of our courses include:

  • Mindfulness for Daily Living
  • Languages – Spanish, French, German and Italian
  • Pottery, Printmaking, Floral Design – TRY A NEW CRAFT
  • Creative Writing
  • Make your own Natural Skin Care Products
  • Computing – Essential ICT, CLAIT, Word and Excel for Work
  • ESOL and Improving Communication
  • Build a Brick Wall & Lay a Patio

New courses are added throughout the year so check this page regularly or contact the team on 01727 737154 or acl@oaklands.ac.uk

Who will be teaching me?

You will have teachers who are qualified in their fields and will be friendly and sympathetic to your needs.

What next?

Found the part time course for you? Apply online with our new Direct Enrolment system.

For more information on courses please contact us on 01727 737000, alternatively take a look at the part-time brochure to see if there is a course available near you.

Course Availability

The running of community learning courses is subject to receiving sufficient enrolment numbers. Oaklands College reserve the right to postpone or cancel a course if it has not received the minimum required enrolments by the scheduled start date. In the case of cancellation, those students enrolled will be notified a minimum of 2 days prior to the start of the course, where appropriate an alternative course will be offered or a full refund of their course fees will be processed.

Pottery Workshop (Experienced):19:00-21:15 16/17-CL073B1E

The course aims to encourage each learner to produce pottery of a high standard, working at their own pace, in a friendly and relaxed environment. You will cover the basics in clay preparation, (wedging and kneading), slab building and coiling. The basics in throwing i.e. centering/cylinders...Read more

Fees £160.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 09/01/2017
Duration 10-weeks
Pottery Workshop (Experienced):19:00-21:15 16/17-CL073C1E

The course aims to encourage each learner to produce pottery of a high standard, working at their own pace, in a friendly and relaxed environment. You will cover the basics in clay preparation, (wedging and kneading), slab building and coiling. The basics in throwing i.e. centering/cylinders...Read more

Fees £130.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 24/04/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Pottery - TRY A NEW CRAFT! 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL175B1E

The course aims to encourage each learner to explore pottery, working at their own pace, in a friendly and relaxed environment. You will cover the basics in clay preparation and be introduced to the basics in throwing, slab building, coiling and the use of slips and glazing techniques. Read more

Fees £130.00
Level Entry Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 25/01/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Entry Requirements: No formal qualifications required
Pottery - TRY A NEW CRAFT! 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL175C1E

The course aims to encourage each learner to explore pottery, working at their own pace, in a friendly and relaxed environment. You will cover the basics in clay preparation and be introduced to the basics in throwing, slab building, coiling and the use of slips and glazing techniques. Read more

Fees £130.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 03/05/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Pottery Workshop (Experienced):19:00-21:15 16/17-CL141B1E

The course aims to encourage each learner to produce pottery of a high standard, working at their own pace, in a friendly and relaxed environment. You will cover the basics in clay preparation, (wedging and kneading), slab building and coiling. The basics in throwing i.e. centering/cylinders...Read more

Fees £160.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 10/01/2017
Duration 10-weeks
Pottery Workshop (Experienced):19:00-21:15 16/17-CL141C1E

The course aims to encourage each learner to produce pottery of a high standard, working at their own pace, in a friendly and relaxed environment. You will cover the basics in clay preparation, (wedging and kneading), slab building and coiling. The basics in throwing i.e. centering/cylinders...Read more

Fees £130.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 18/04/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Pottery Workshop (Experienced):12:45-15:00 16/17-CL073B1P

The course aims to encourage each learner to produce pottery of a high standard, working at their own pace, in a friendly and relaxed environment. You will cover the basics in clay preparation, (wedging and kneading), slab building and coiling. The basics in throwing i.e. centering/cylinders...Read more

Fees £160.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 11/01/2017
Duration 10-weeks
Pottery Workshop (Experienced):12:45-15:00 16/17-CL073C1P

The course aims to encourage each learner to produce pottery of a high standard, working at their own pace, in a friendly and relaxed environment. You will cover the basics in clay preparation, (wedging and kneading), slab building and coiling. The basics in throwing i.e. centering/cylinders...Read more

Fees £130.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 19/04/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Pottery Workshop (Experienced): 09:30-11:45 16/17-CL141B1P

The course aims to encourage each learner to produce pottery of a high standard, working at their own pace, in a friendly and relaxed environment. You will cover the basics in clay preparation, (wedging and kneading), slab building and coiling. The basics in throwing i.e. centering/cylinders...Read more

Fees £160.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 11/01/2017
Duration 10-weeks
Pottery Workshop (Experienced): 09:30-11:45 16/17-CL141C1P

The course aims to encourage each learner to produce pottery of a high standard, working at their own pace, in a friendly and relaxed environment. You will cover the basics in clay preparation, (wedging and kneading), slab building and coiling. The basics in throwing i.e. centering/cylinders...Read more

Fees £130.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 19/04/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Drawing & Painting for All - 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL065B1E

Students will gain confidence in materials, techniques and their own work throughout the course with a deeper understanding of the basic theories (ie. LINE, TONE, FORM etc.). Students will be encouraged to explore their own interests in relation to their work. Read more

Fees £109.00
Level Level 1
Campus Fleetville Community Centre, St Albans
Type Part Time
Start Date 25/01/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Entry Requirements: 3 GCSEs with 2 points or at Grade E or above or an entry level qualification
Drawing & Painting for All - 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL065C1E

Students will gain confidence in materials, techniques and their own work throughout the course with a deeper understanding of the basic theories (ie. LINE, TONE, FORM etc.). Students will be encouraged to explore their own interests in relation to their work. Read more

Fees £109.00
Level Level 1
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 26/04/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Entry Requirements: 3 GCSEs with 2 points or at Grade E or above or an entry level qualification
Spanish Beginners: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL001D1E

The focus is mainly on Speaking and Listening. Students will be taught in the target language from the first session. Topics include communicating basic information, wishes and needs in the context of eating out, finding your way around and travelling and more...Read more

Fees £130.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 10/01/2017
Duration 10-weeks
First Steps in Digital Photography (DSLR... 16/17-CL077B1E

How to use a digital DSLR camera-controls and systems, saving and archiving digitial photos. How to take creative photographs and manipulate images on the computer. Read more

Fees £106.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 25/01/2017
Duration 8-weeks
First Steps in Digital Photography (DSLR... 16/17-CL077C1E

How to use a digital DSLR camera-controls and systems, saving and archiving digitial photos. How to take creative photographs and manipulate images on the computer. Read more

Fees £106.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 19/04/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Photoshop for Beginners: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL076B1E

Learners will handle workflow in Photoshop from preserving original images to creating and editing their own. This will include: retouching, applying creative effects and colour management. Use of digital photography, presets, saving and archiving your output.Read more

Fees £82.00
Level Level 1
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 23/01/2017
Duration 6-weeks
Entry Requirements: 3 GCSEs with 2 points or at Grade E or above or an entry level qualification
Photoshop for Beginners: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL076C1E

Learners will handle workflow in Photoshop from preserving original images to creating and editing their own. This will include: retouching, applying creative effects and colour management. Use of digital photography, presets, saving and archiving your output.Read more

Fees £82.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 08/05/2017
Duration 6-weeks
First Steps in Interior Design: 19:30-21:30 16/17-CL066C1E

To provide basic knowledge of interior designing; to enable students to experiment with lighting, fabrics, colour, texture, space planning and layout.Read more

Fees £82.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 23/02/2017
Duration 6-weeks
First Steps in Interior Design: 19:30-21:30 16/17-CL066D1P

To provide basic knowledge of interior designing; to enable students to experiment with lighting, fabrics, colour, texture, space planning and layout.Read more

Fees £82.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 20/04/2017
Duration 6-weeks
Spanish Improvers: Day 12:45-14:45 16/17-CL004A1P

The focus is mainly on Speaking and Listening. Learners will be taught in the target language from the first session. Topics include getting around, making enquiries and booking accommodation, eating out, travelling and basic telephoning. Read more

Fees £130.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 13/01/2017
Duration 10-weeks
Free-From Cooking: Tue 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL232A1E

Each week you will prepare 2 dishes - main and a savoury/ sweet treatRead more

Fees £51.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 24/01/2017
Duration 3-weeks
Drawing & Painting - TRY A NEW CRAFT: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL181B1E

Students will gain an understanding of drawing techniques with a focus on the formal elements being line, tone, form, combinations of media all working from observations. You will then move into colour working with paint acrylic/watercolour. There will be time to develop a self-directed...Read more

Fees £82.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 24/01/2017
Duration 6-weeks
Drawing & Painting - TRY A NEW CRAFT: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL181C1E

Students will gain an understanding of drawing techniques with a focus on the formal elements being line, tone, form, combinations of media all working from observations. You will then move into colour working with paint acrylic/watercolour. There will be time to develop a self-directed...Read more

Fees £82.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 09/05/2017
Duration 6-weeks
French Improvers: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL010A1E

The focus is mainly on Speaking and Listening. Students will be taught in the target language from the first session: Topics include getting around, making enquiries and booking accommodation, eating out, travelling and basic telephoning. Read more

Fees £130.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 11/01/2017
Duration 10-weeks
French Improvers Continuation: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL010C1E

The theme of the course is to revise and extend: Building on previous knowledge including shopping, eating out, booking theatre tickets, talking about work, giving directions, expressing likes and dislikes. You will revise the present tense, including key irregular verbs, saying...Read more

Fees £106.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 26/04/2017
Duration 8-weeks
German Improvers: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL017A1E

The focus is mainly on Speaking and Listening. Learners will be taught in the target language from the first session, topics include: getting around, making enquiries and booking accommodation, eating out, travelling and basic telephoning. Read more

Fees £130.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 09/01/2017
Duration 10-weeks
German Improvers Continuation: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL017B1E

The theme of the course is to revise and extend: Building on previous knowledge including shopping, eating out, booking theatre tickets, talking about work, giving directions, expressing likes and dislikes. You will revise the present tense, including key irregular verbs, saying...Read more

Fees £106.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 08/05/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Spanish Intermediate (Part B): 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL002B1E

The topics for Part A, B and C include: Life at Home, Health and Fitness, Myself, Family and Friends, Home Town, Food and Drink, Free Time and Social Activities, The Environment, World Events and Travel at Home and Abroad. Read more

Fees £130.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 10/01/2017
Duration 10-weeks
Prep for Intermediate Spanish (Part B):... 16/17-CL003D1E

The focus is mainly on developing Speaking and Listening. You will acquire the ability to respond more flexibly to the complexities of situations through more detailed study or grammar and vocabulary. There will be some focus on reading through looking at public notices, tourist...Read more

Fees £130.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 12/01/2017
Duration 10-weeks
Prep for Intermediate Spanish (Part C):... 16/17-CL003E1E

The focus is mainly on developing Speaking and Listening. You will acquire the ability to respond more flexibly to the complexities of situations through more detailed study or grammar and vocabulary. There will be some focus on reading through looking at public notices, tourist...Read more

Fees £106.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 27/04/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Spanish Intermediate (Part C): 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL002C1E

The topics for Part A, B and C include: Life at Home, Health and Fitness, Myself, Family and Friends, Home Town, Food and Drink, Free Time and Social Activities, The Environment, World Events and Travel at Home and Abroad. Read more

Fees £106.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 25/04/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Spanish Intermediate (Part B): 12:45-14:45 16/17-CL002B1P

The topics for Part A, B and C include: Life at Home, Health and Fitness, Myself, Family and Friends, Home Town, Food and Drink, Free Time and Social Activities, The Environment, World Events and Travel at Home and Abroad. Read more

Fees £130.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 13/01/2017
Duration 10-weeks
Spanish Intermediate (Part C): 12:45-14:45 16/17-CL002C1P

The topics for Part A, B and C include: Life at Home, Health and Fitness, Myself, Family and Friends, Home Town, Food and Drink, Free Time and Social Activities, The Environment, World Events and Travel at Home and Abroad. Read more

Fees £106.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 28/04/2017
Duration 8-weeks
* CLAiT Workshop (Unit 1 Awards in Microsoft... 16/17-CL149B1E

This is a workshop activity where the tutor will be supporting you either 1-2-1 or in small groups as you progress through the material. Students can choose which unit/s they would like to study at level 1. Units available are File Management & Word Processing, Spreadsheets,...Read more

Fees £82.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 24/01/2017
Duration 8-weeks
* CLAiT Workshop (Unit 1 Awards in Microsoft... 16/17-CL149C1E

This is a workshop activity where the tutor will be supporting you either 1-2-1 or in small groups as you progress through the material. Students can choose which unit/s they would like to study at level 1. Units available are File Management & Word Processing, Spreadsheets,...Read more

Fees £82.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 25/04/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Italian Improvers: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL014A1E

The focus is mainly on Speaking and Listening. Students will be taught in the target language from the first session: Topics include getting around, making enquiries and booking accommodation, eating out, travelling and basic telephoning. Read more

Fees £130.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 27/04/2017
Duration 10-weeks
Floral Design - TRY A NEW CRAFT! 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL032B1E

To be aware of the health and safety aspects of floral design. How to use floral foam. To develop an understanding of the use of tools and equipment. To be able to choose plant material and flowers for designs and condition plant material. Produce various designs and to understand...Read more

Fees £82.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 24/01/2017
Duration 6-weeks
Floral Design - TRY A NEW CRAFT! 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL032C1E

To be aware of the health and safety aspects of floral design. How to use floral foam. To develop an understanding of the use of tools and equipment. To be able to choose plant material and flowers for designs and condition plant material. Produce various designs and to understand...Read more

Fees £82.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 02/05/2017
Duration 6-weeks
Wedding and Reception Flowers: 19:00-21:30 16/17-CL091A1E

To understand the health and safety aspects of working with flowers and associated material. To understand the use of floral foam. To develop an understanding of the use of tools and equipment. To be able to choose plant material and flowers for designs. To learn the skills to make...Read more

Fees £44.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 20/06/2017
Duration 2-weeks
Make a Ring in a Day (Silversmithing): Sat... 16/17-CL161A1P

You will start by choosing a ring band shape from a range silver wires and sheet. Then, taking your ring size, you will work out the correct circumference of the ring and cut the silver accordingly. You will then soften the metal before bending into an oval shape. When the ends are...Read more

Fees £50.00
Level Level 1
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 25/03/2017
Duration 1-weeks
Entry Requirements: 3 GCSEs with 2 points or at Grade E or above or an entry level qualification
* Build a Brick Wall: Sat 10:00-16:00 16/17-CL037B1P

Learn how to mix mortar, cutting bricks correctly and safely, identify queens closers, put this into practice and build an english bond wall.Read more

Fees £39.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 25/03/2017
Duration 1-weeks
Stitch (Hand and Machine Sewing): 19:15-21:15 16/17-CL103B1E

You'll learn basic hand and machine sewing techniques including tacking, straight, zig zag and hem stitch. You'll also learn how to hem, create button holes and insert zips. Begin to develop skills used to make new, mend and revamp garments. At the end of the course you will have...Read more

Fees £70.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 21/02/2017
Duration 5-weeks
Stitch (Hand and Machine Sewing): 19:15-21:15 16/17-CL103C1E

You'll learn basic hand and machine sewing techniques including tacking, straight, zig zag and hem stitch. You'll also learn how to hem, create button holes and insert zips. Begin to develop skills used to make new, mend and revamp garments. At the end of the course you will have...Read more

Fees £70.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 18/04/2017
Duration 5-weeks
Getting Started with Dressmaking: 19:15-21:15 16/17-CL080B1E

This class is aimed at anyone wanting to use their sewing machine to create a simple garment. The tutor will teach you the skills required; buttonholes, seams, zip insertion and understanding a pattern will all be covered. Read more

Fees £106.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 23/01/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Getting Started with Dressmaking: 19:15-21:15 16/17-CL080C1E

This class is aimed at anyone wanting to use their sewing machine to create a simple garment. The tutor will teach you the skills required; buttonholes, seams, zip insertion and understanding a pattern will all be covered. Read more

Fees £106.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 08/05/2017
Duration 8-weeks
* Men in the Kitchen: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL055B1E

You will prepare 1 or 2 dishes per session. These will be a range of main courses and desserts. Dishes to be confirmed. Please be advised that ingredients are not included in the course fee.Read more

Fees £48.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 15/11/2016
Duration 5-weeks
Masterclass in Ceramics:19:00-21:15 16/17-CL073G1E

You will gain advanced skills in throwing technique, glazing and decorating techniques. Read more

Fees £100.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 26/01/2017
Duration 6-weeks
Masterclass in Ceramics:19:00-21:15 16/17-CL073H1E

You will gain advanced skills in throwing technique, glazing and decorating techniques. Read more

Fees £100.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 04/05/2017
Duration 6-weeks
Spanish Improvers Continuation: 12:45-14:45 16/17-CL005A1P

The theme of the course is to revise and extend: Building on previous knowledge including shopping, eating out, booking theatre tickets, talking about work, giving directions, expressing likes and dislikes. You will revise the present tense, including key irregular verbs, saying...Read more

Fees £106.00
Level Level 1
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 28/04/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Entry Requirements: 3 GCSEs with 2 points or at Grade E or above or an entry level qualification
Spanish Improvers: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL004A1E

The focus is mainly on Speaking and Listening. Students will be taught in the target language from the first session: Topics include getting around, making enquiries and booking accommodation, eating out, travelling and basic telephoning. Read more

Fees £130.00
Level Level 1
Campus Welwyn Garden City Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 09/01/2017
Duration 10-weeks
Entry Requirements: 3 GCSEs with 2 points or at Grade E or above or an entry level qualification
Spanish Improvers: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL004B1E

The focus is mainly on Speaking and Listening. Students will be taught in the target language from the first session: Topics include getting around, making enquiries and booking accommodation, eating out, travelling and basic telephoning. Read more

Fees £130.00
Level Level 1
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 09/01/2017
Duration 10-weeks
Entry Requirements: 3 GCSEs with 2 points or at Grade E or above or an entry level qualification
Spanish Improvers: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL004C1E

The focus is mainly on Speaking and Listening. Students will be taught in the target language from the first session: Topics include getting around, making enquiries and booking accommodation, eating out, travelling and basic telephoning. Read more

Fees £130.00
Level Level 1
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 12/01/2017
Duration 10-weeks
Entry Requirements: 3 GCSEs with 2 points or at Grade E or above or an entry level qualification
Italian Beginners: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL012B1E

The focus is mainly on Speaking and Listening. Learners will be taught in the target language from the first session. Topics include communicating basic information, wishes and needs in the context of eating out finding your way around and travelling and more... Read more

Fees £130.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 12/01/2017
Duration 10-weeks
Spanish Improvers: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL004D1E

The focus is mainly on Speaking and Listening. Students will be taught in the target language from the first session: Topics include getting around, making enquiries and booking accommodation, eating out, travelling and basic telephoning. Read more

Fees £130.00
Level Level 1
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 18/04/2017
Duration 10-weeks
Entry Requirements: 3 GCSEs with 2 points or at Grade E or above or an entry level qualification
* Essential ICT Skills - Beginners Guide:... 16/17-CL201B1E

You will learn how to use Microsoft Word to create documents that include applying different text styles and sizes as well as inserting images, saving and printing your work. Downloading pictures, linking with file management to create folders to store images and documents. Learning...Read more

Fees £55.00
Level
Campus Welwyn Garden City Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 23/02/2017
Duration 5-weeks
Mindfulness for Daily Living: 19:00-20:30 16/17-CL092B1E

The two fold purpose of the course is: 1) to teach students how to meditate using the Mindful focus on the breath and 2) to teach students how to use other basic Mindfulness techniques effectively in their daily lives so that they can lessen the negative impact of stress on their...Read more

Fees £64.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 23/01/2017
Duration 6-weeks
* Life Coaching - Confidence Building and... 16/17-CL030C1E

Students will be able to build confidence by recognising personal strengths and skills. Goals will be identified and set and the student will be able to recognise and overcome barriers to reaching targets. Learn assertiveness tips and techniques. This course will help you to build...Read more

Fees £55.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 23/01/2017
Duration 5-weeks
Spanish Improvers Continuation: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL005A1E

The theme of the course is to revise and extend: Building on previous knowledge including shopping, eating out, booking theatre tickets, talking about work, giving directions, expressing likes and dislikes. You will revise the present tense, including key irregular verbs, saying...Read more

Fees £106.00
Level Level 1
Campus Welwyn Garden City Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 08/05/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Entry Requirements: 3 GCSEs with 2 points or at Grade E or above or an entry level qualification
Spanish Improvers Continuation: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL005B1E

The theme of the course is to revise and extend: Building on previous knowledge including shopping, eating out, booking theatre tickets, talking about work, giving directions, expressing likes and dislikes. You will revise the present tense, including key irregular verbs, saying...Read more

Fees £106.00
Level Level 1
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 08/05/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Entry Requirements: 3 GCSEs with 2 points or at Grade E or above or an entry level qualification
Spanish Improvers Continuation: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL005C1E

The theme of the course is to revise and extend: Building on previous knowledge including shopping, eating out, booking theatre tickets, talking about work, giving directions, expressing likes and dislikes. You will revise the present tense, including key irregular verbs, saying...Read more

Fees £106.00
Level Level 1
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 27/04/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Entry Requirements: 3 GCSEs with 2 points or at Grade E or above or an entry level qualification
* Getting Started with Sign Language: 10:00-16:00 16/17-CL111B1P

Learners will be able to use and recognise the manual alphabet, use signs for numbers and use appropriate greetings in British Sign Language. Some additional topic based vocabulary will be covered tailored to the group together with signs for everyday objects. You will also gain...Read more

Fees £37.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 25/03/2017
Duration 1-weeks
Anti-Wrinkle Skincare Workshop: Sat 10:00-13:00 16/17-CL151B1P

Nature has given us everything we need to take care of our skin. That includes keeping it looking younger! This Saturday workshop will teach you to how to make your own anti-wrinkle cream.Read more

Fees £31.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 04/03/2017
Duration 1-weeks
* Excel for Work:19:00-21:00 16/17-CL147B1E

This short course will reintroduce you to the standard options available and then focus on specific elements used in the workplace. This will include formulas - average, min, max and relative addressing, creating and amending charts, hiding worksheets, columns and rows, formatting...Read more

Fees £55.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 12/01/2017
Duration 5-weeks
* Word for Work: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL146B1E

This short course will reintroduce you to the standard options available and then focus on specific elements for use in the workplace, this will include the mail merge process, creating labels, inserting images and shapes into documents, formatting documents, headers and footers...Read more

Fees £55.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 02/03/2017
Duration 5-weeks
Wellness for Life: How to Make Changes that... 16/17-CL234B1E

We will explore the definition of wellness, motivators of behaviour change and give practical tips on how to make real changes that affect all aspects of wellness in life. Read more

Fees £58.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 02/03/2017
Duration 4-weeks
Printmaking - TRY A NEW CRAFT! 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL082B1E

This course is an introduction to the art of printmaking. You will gain an understanding of the practical aspect of the subject through exploration of 3 or 4 different printmaking techniques and learn something of the historical and contextual influences to improve your design skills.Read more

Fees £82.00
Level Level 1
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 20/02/2017
Duration 6-weeks
Entry Requirements: 3 GCSEs with 2 points or at Grade E or above or an entry level qualification
Printmaking Workshop: 18:30-21:30 16/17-CL083B1E

The first week we will be reviewing your individual levels of skill and what you would like to achieve from the course. Individual learning plans will be agreed with the lecturer. Group teaching will take place over the following 2 weeks as warm up and information sessions on alternative...Read more

Fees £82.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 16/01/2017
Duration 4-weeks
Creative Writing For Beginners: 19:00-21:00 16/17-CL069B1E

Students will gather and explore ideas for stories. Overview of structure: how to create a beginning, middle and story end, how to approach a publisher and market fiction writing, how to write a synopsis, create characters, dialogue, plot, conflict, background and emotion. Read more

Fees £106.00
Level Level 1
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 26/01/2017
Duration 8-weeks
Entry Requirements: 3 GCSEs with 2 points or at Grade E or above or an entry level qualification
Make Your Own Natural Skin Care Products:... 16/17-CL150B1E

Nature has given us everything we need to take care of our skin. That includes keeping it looking younger! Read more

Fees £49.00
Level Level 1
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 23/02/2017
Duration 3-weeks
Entry Requirements: 3 GCSEs with 2 points or at Grade E or above or an entry level qualification
Tablet Basics: Sat 10:00-13:00 16/17-CL237A1P

Get more out of your tablet in this three hour practical session. You will explore your devices settings, access the app store where you will search, download and delete apps. Access the internet and backmark sites, consider your devices storage capacity and its implications, understand...Read more

Fees £25.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 25/03/2017
Duration 1-weeks
Public Speaking with Confidence: Sat 12:00-16:00 16/17-CL238A1P

An energetic workshop that will give you the confidence and practical skills when speaking in front of people.   Whether you have to present information at work, speak in front of an auditorium of people or are planning on giving a speech at a wedding, this workshop will provide...Read more

Fees £34.00
Level
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 25/03/2017
Duration 1-weeks