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ESOL - Me and My Future Introduction

This is an English course for speakers of other languages (ESOL) to improve confidence and develop language skills when talking about plans for the future. It is open to any learner from Entry 1 to Entry 3 level. The language covered will include: talking about the future; reviewing skills and…(more)

Fri, Jan 10, 2020 to Fri, Apr 03 2020
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Cardigan Centre
Provided by Cardigan Centre

Photography and Textiles (Patrick Studios)

Learn or develop textile techniques and simple photography skills. Design a tote bag to take home using simple textile and photographic transfer techniques. You will be guided in the basics of digital photography by an experienced tutor. A limited number of iPads/cameras will be available or you can bring your…(more)

Tue, Jan 14, 2020 to Tue, Mar 31 2020
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at East Street Arts
Provided by East Street Arts

Basic Woodwork

For complete beginners and those looking for a refresher, you will learn: - Safe use of common hand tools - How to measure wood for a project - Simple joints and fixings The course is taught by a time-served carpenter and you will complete: - A bird box - A…(more)

Wed, Jan 15, 2020 to Wed, Feb 12 2020
9:30 AM to 3:30 PM (6 hours) at Hollybush Conservation Centre
Provided by Conservation Volunteers

Pre GCSE English

This course is designed to prepare you for starting a GCSE English course. You will develop the skills needed to feel confident in progressing to a GCSE standard and be taught in a supportive environment to ensure you fulfill your potential. On this course you will learn about spelling, punctuation…(more)

Wed, Jan 15, 2020 to Wed, Apr 01 2020
10:00 AM to 2:15 PM (4 hours) at Nari Ekta Ltd
Provided by Nari Ekta Ltd

Story Sacks -Sharp Lane

Story-sacks can motivate children to have fun whilst reading. This course will allow learners to use practical, fun activities to bring stories to life and foster children's love of books. As part of the course learners acquire additional communication skills that can help them become increasingly confident in supporting their…(more)

Thu, Jan 16, 2020 to Thu, Apr 02 2020
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM (2 hours) at Sharp Lane Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

Mindful Art - 542b

Relieve stress and boost your health and well-being by using artistic and creative mindfulness techniques. (more)

Tue, Mar 03, 2020 to Tue, Mar 31 2020
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (2 hours) at Swarthmore Centre
Provided by Swarthmore

Progress in Recovery 2

A holistic course in maintaining ongoing successful recovery from alcohol and/or other drug dependency issues, and exploring future progression options. The aim of the course is to improve recovering people's wellbeing, self awareness and self esteem through supporting them to maintain their recovery from problematic substance use. This course will…(more)

Wed, Mar 04, 2020 to Wed, Apr 08 2020
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM (2 hours) at Recovery Academy
Provided by Humankind

Photoshop-Next step - 271b

Computer course. An informal course to give you the confidence and develop knowledge, understanding and skills in Photoshop Elements 8. Use range of tools and techniques for repairing, enhancing, retouching and toning photos. (more)

Mon, Jan 06, 2020 to Mon, Mar 30 2020
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at Swarthmore Centre
Provided by Swarthmore

Spanish - Beginners 2- 418b

You will learn how to ask for a specific place, make simple enquiries, understand basic directions, book a room, the alphabet, months of the year, days of the week, telling the time, travel, buying food and drink and eating in a restaurant. (more)

Mon, Jan 06, 2020 to Mon, Mar 30 2020
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (2 hours) at Swarthmore Centre
Provided by Swarthmore

Getting Started with Computers - 254b

Computer course suitable for complete beginners. A gentle introduction to using a computer. Develop mouse and keyboard skills, and have a go at basic word processing and Internet searching. (more)

Tue, Jan 07, 2020 to Tue, Mar 31 2020
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (2 hours) at Swarthmore Centre
Provided by Swarthmore

Sew a Tote Bag

Whether you are a beginner or have a little more experience, this is the course for you. Learn or improve your sewing skills whilst making a unique tote bag. You will try a range of sewing techniques, on many different mediums including recycled materials (\'a35 cost). (more)

Tue, Jan 07, 2020 to Tue, Feb 11 2020
10:30 AM to 1:30 PM (3 hours) at Barkston House
Provided by People Matters (West Yorkshire) CIO

ESOL - Social Conversation

This is an English course for speakers of other languages (ESOL) to improve confidence and develop skills in communicating in social situations. It is open to learners from Entry to Entry 3 level. In this module you will learn how to interact with other people in social situations and participate…(more)

Fri, Jan 10, 2020 to Fri, Apr 03 2020
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Unity Business Centre
Provided by City of Leeds YMCA

World of Relationships

Do you want to develop safe and healthy attitudes towards all relationships? This 6-week course will help you explore different areas surrounding a relationship through discussion and interactive, fun activities. You will be able to share your own experiences in a safe, supportive and confidential environment. (more)

Tue, Jan 21, 2020 to Tue, Feb 11 2020
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM (2 hours) at Barkston House
Provided by People Matters (West Yorkshire) CIO

Introduction to Willow Weaving

An introduction into the world of willow weaving. During this 4 week course you will be taught the basic skills to carry out a variety of willow weaving projects; be able to identify appropriate weaving material (including other plants not just willow) and become familiar with the tools used in…(more)

Fri, Jan 24, 2020 to Fri, Feb 14 2020
1:30 PM to 4:00 PM (3 hours) at Hollybush Conservation Centre
Provided by Conservation Volunteers

Round Baskets (February)

Make yourself a lovely, round basket out of willow on this 2 day course. (more)

Thu, Feb 20, 2020 to Fri, Feb 21 2020
9:30 AM to 4:30 PM (7 hours) at Hollybush Conservation Centre
Provided by Conservation Volunteers

Spring Plant Out

For complete beginners or those who already have an interest in gardening. As a group you will create and plant out a display in support of Holbeck in Bloom. Learn how to use a range of hand tools by planting vegetables and flowers learning more about them each week. (more)

Tue, Feb 25, 2020 to Tue, Mar 31 2020
10:30 AM to 1:30 PM (3 hours) at Barkston House
Provided by People Matters (West Yorkshire) CIO

World of Relationships

Do you want to develop safe and healthy attitudes towards all relationships? This 6-week course will help you explore different areas surrounding a relationship through discussion and interactive, fun activities. You will be able to share your own experiences in a safe, supportive and confidential environment. (more)

Tue, Feb 25, 2020 to Tue, Mar 31 2020
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM (2 hours) at Barkston House
Provided by People Matters (West Yorkshire) CIO

Craft Mix - 546c

A craft course which includes making upcycled jewellery, wire sculpture and bookmaking. (more)

Wed, Apr 22, 2020 to Wed, Jul 08 2020
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at Swarthmore Centre
Provided by Swarthmore

Healthy Start, Brighter Future (HENRY) - Crossgates

This course is designed to help parents gain the confidence, knowledge and tools - as well the parenting skills - they need to adopt a healthier and happier family lifestyle. (more)

Thu, Apr 23, 2020 to Thu, Jun 18 2020
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Crossgates And Manston Children's Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

(ACL) Beading and Jewellery Making Term 3 Thur AM

You will learn how to make beautiful beaded items of jewellery including earrings, necklaces and bracelets (more)

Thu, Apr 30, 2020 to Thu, Jun 25 2020
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (2 hours) at Deacon House Centre
Provided by Leeds City College

(ACL) Creative Crafts Term 3 Thur PM

This is an entry level class introducing learners to craft making activities (more)

Thu, Apr 30, 2020 to Thu, Jun 25 2020
12:30 PM to 3:00 PM (3 hours) at Deacon House Centre
Provided by Leeds City College

Italian - Beginners - 445b

This is an introduction to Italian. Learn how to communicate using the basics to get around while on holiday, in social situations or meeting someone for the first time. (more)

Mon, Jan 06, 2020 to Mon, Mar 30 2020
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (2 hours) at Swarthmore Centre
Provided by Swarthmore

Digital Skills For Everyday Life

A digital skills course that allows students to improve their computer skills. Students will learn a variety of skills such as using search engines, email accounts and form filling online. They will also learn how to cut and paste and create and save documents. Courses will be tailored to the…(more)

Thu, Jan 09, 2020 to Thu, Feb 13 2020
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (2 hours) at Compton Centre
Provided by City of Leeds YMCA

Design, Make, Display

On this course you will be designing and making a range of handmade crafts based on a chosen theme. Using different techniques such as stencilling, clay modelling, weaving and decoupage, this course helps improve fine motor skills, hand eye coordination and working with tools. By the end of your course…(more)

Thu, Jan 09, 2020 to Thu, Apr 02 2020
10:30 AM to 3:00 PM (5 hours) at Barkston House
Provided by People Matters (West Yorkshire) CIO

Supporting Children's Literacy - Seacroft Grange

This course is designed to improve the English skills of both parents and children and to develop parents' skills in supporting their children's progress at school. There will be parent only time to raise awareness of the school's English Policy, with a focus on how children are taught English so…(more)

Tue, Jan 14, 2020 to Tue, Mar 31 2020
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Seacroft Grange Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

IT Skills for Work

This course is designed for entry level learners to work towards improving their IT skills. Learners will be introduced to W ord, Excel spreadsheets, PowerPoint presentation s and Access database s . (more)

Tue, Jan 14, 2020 to Tue, Mar 31 2020
10:00 AM to 2:15 PM (4 hours) at Nari Ekta Ltd
Provided by Nari Ekta Ltd

ESOL- Me and My Future Introduction

This is an English course for speakers of other languages (ESOL) to improve confidence and develop language skills when talking about plans for the future. It is open to any learner from Entry 1 to Entry 3 level. The language covered will include: talking about the future; reviewing skills and…(more)

Tue, Jan 14, 2020 to Tue, Mar 31 2020
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at Little London Childrens Centre
Provided by Cardigan Centre

English for Driving Theory

Th is course offers s upport with difficult terminology within the D riving T heory context by using simple English and various techniques such as matching cards with pictures to words, online videos, presentations and quizzes. Our aim is to improve learners reading, understanding of English language by making the…(more)

Thu, Jan 16, 2020 to Thu, Apr 02 2020
10:00 AM to 2:15 PM (4 hours) at Nari Ekta Ltd
Provided by Nari Ekta Ltd

(ACL) Creative Crafts Term 2 Thur PM

This is an entry level class introducing learners to craft making activities (more)

Thu, Jan 16, 2020 to Thu, Apr 02 2020
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at Deacon House Centre
Provided by Leeds City College

Basic Woodwork

For complete beginners and those looking for a refresher, you will learn: - Safe use of common hand tools - How to measure wood for a project - Simple joints and fixings The course is taught by a time-served carpenter and you will complete: - A bird box - A…(more)

Fri, Jan 17, 2020 to Fri, Feb 14 2020
9:30 AM to 3:30 PM (6 hours) at Hollybush Conservation Centre
Provided by Conservation Volunteers

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