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Let's Get Crafty - Armley CC

The aim of this course is to enable parents/carers to encourage and support their children's development through a range of craft activities. These will include activities such as puppet making, painting, 'messy play', boxcraft, model making amongst others. By the end of the course learners will be able to recognise…(more)

Thu, Jan 17, 2019 to Thu, Mar 28 2019
9:15 AM to 11:45 AM (3 hours) at Armley Childrens Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Supporting Children's Literacy & Numeracy - Iveson

A course for parents who wish to learn how to support their children's early learning skills, and improve their own language confidence. Parents will learn about reading strategies and early numeracy and how to support this in the home to improve their children's achievement. They will develop their own speaking…(more)

Thu, Jan 17, 2019 to Thu, Feb 14 2019
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at Iveson Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

ESOL - Reading for Everyday Life

This is an English Reading course for speakers of other languages (ESOL) to improve confidence and develop basic reading and understanding skills. It is open to any learner from Entry 1 to Entry 3 level. The reading skills covered will include: reading and understanding simple texts relevant to everyday life,…(more)

Tue, Jan 08, 2019 to Tue, Mar 26 2019
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Hillcrest Academy
Provided by Vera Media

Getting started with Computers - 255b

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 08, 2019 to Tue, Mar 19 2019
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (2 hours) at Swarthmore Centre
Provided by Swarthmore

Funky Fitness T2

This is a course that aims to improve learners' health, confidence, and wellbeing through fun fitness. It is specifically aimed at unemployed people living in Hawksworth Wood. (more)

Tue, Jan 08, 2019 to Tue, Mar 26 2019
12:30 PM to 2:00 PM (2 hours) at Hawksworth Wood Ymca
Provided by City of Leeds YMCA

Taster Sesion - Maths

This session is designed to give learners an introduction to number and budgeting skills. (more)

Wed, Jan 09, 2019 to Wed, Jan 09 2019
10:00 AM to 2:15 PM (4 hours) at Nari Ekta Ltd
Provided by Nari Ekta Ltd

Healthy Start, Brighter Future (HENRY) - Burley

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, Jan 10, 2019 to Thu, Mar 14 2019
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Burley Park Childrens Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Art Mix - 540b

A creative mix of painting, drawing and print sessions. Broaden your horizons, find those hidden talents and build your confidence in this art course. (more)

Fri, Jan 11, 2019 to Fri, Mar 22 2019
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (2 hours) at Swarthmore Centre
Provided by Swarthmore

Pottery - Beginners - 516b

Learn the basic techniques of pottery, including glazing and hrowing on the wheel. (more)

Fri, Jan 11, 2019 to Fri, Mar 22 2019
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at Swarthmore Centre
Provided by Swarthmore

Keeping up with the kids practical maths

Helping the Parent/carer to understand basic maths for everyday situations. (more)

Mon, Jan 14, 2019 to Mon, Mar 25 2019
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at Ingram Road Primary School
Provided by Leeds City College

Learn to Drawn from Scratch! (Reginald Centre)

Always wanted to develop your drawing skills but not been sure how? This course will help you learn to draw from a point of complete beginner in a friendly, supportive context. On the course, you'll: \bullet draw from scratch, \bullet use line, tone and texture, \bullet try out new drawing…(more)

Tue, Jan 15, 2019 to Tue, Mar 26 2019
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at The Reginald Centre
Provided by East Street Arts

Techmums - Strawberry Lane

EMPOWERING MUMS THROUGH TECH #techmums Digital Skills Club will cover Social Media, Blogging, Web & App Design and much more. The course is free and you will be loaned an iPad for the duration of the course. You don't need to be a computer whiz but will need to be…(more)

Thu, Jan 17, 2019 to Thu, Mar 28 2019
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (2 hours) at Strawberry Lane Community Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Happy, Healthy Kids- Blenheim Primary

Happy, healthy kids Are you a parent to young children? Would you like to meet other parents in a fun and supportive environment? A course for parents of young children to support parents in raising happy and healthy children. intro to course healthy kids - a balanced approach (interactive session)…(more)

Mon, Jan 21, 2019 to Mon, Mar 25 2019
9:15 AM to 11:15 AM (2 hours) at Blenheim Primary School
Provided by Cardigan Centre

Felt Making - New - 556b

This course is aimed at complete beginners or those with just a little knowledge. We will be exploring and experimenting with wet felt making for decorative uses. The course will cover designing and making flat pieces of felt artwork and some simple 3D structures. (more)

Mon, Jan 07, 2019 to Mon, Mar 18 2019
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at Swarthmore Centre
Provided by Swarthmore

Computers for Supported learners - 240b

A Supported computer course. Introduction to basic computer skills and use of other technology. For for people with learning difficulties/disabilities (more)

Tue, Jan 08, 2019 to Tue, Mar 19 2019
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (2 hours) at Swarthmore Centre
Provided by Swarthmore

Internet and Email

This course is for people who have already attended the "First Steps in Computing" course or who have already mastered the basic skills. It develops these basic skills further to incorporate more advance web use such as joining online communities such as Facebook as well as shopping and banking online.…(more)

Tue, Jan 08, 2019 to Tue, Feb 12 2019
10:15 AM to 12:45 PM (3 hours) at Bradbury Building Mark Lane
Provided by Age UK Leeds

Sewing HW T2

This course is for students living near Hawksworth Wood who want to learn and develop basic sewing skills/ techniques. It will give students the opportunity to develop both hand and machine sewing skills. (more)

Wed, Jan 09, 2019 to Wed, Mar 27 2019
9:15 AM to 11:15 AM (2 hours) at Hawksworth Wood Ymca
Provided by City of Leeds YMCA

Taster Session - Computing

This session is designed to give introduction to the learners who want to improve their computer skills. (more)

Wed, Jan 09, 2019 to Wed, Jan 09 2019
10:00 AM to 2:15 PM (4 hours) at Nari Ekta Ltd
Provided by Nari Ekta Ltd

Art and Craft

From watercolours to clay modelling, this course is all about working with an artist in our studio. You will paint, create and make a wide range of items (mainly of your choice) as you develop practical, fine motor and social skills. Cost of \'a315 towards resources. (more)

Wed, Jan 09, 2019 to Wed, Apr 03 2019
10:30 AM to 3:00 PM (5 hours) at Barkston House
Provided by People Matters (West Yorkshire) CIO

Moving on with Computers - 253b

Computer course suitable for those with some IT experience. The course is a project-based introduction to using ICT in everyday life. Learners will use the internet for research, learn how to use digital cameras and Microsoft Word. Learners will also be able to use email to share photos. (more)

Wed, Jan 09, 2019 to Wed, Mar 20 2019
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at Swarthmore Centre
Provided by Swarthmore

ESOL - Me and My Health and Wellbeing (LLPS)

Me and My Health and Wellbeing: This is an English language course for speakers of other languages (ESOL) to improve confidence and develop language skills in speaking about health and wellbeing. It is open to any learner from pre-entry to Entry 3 level. The language covered will include: talking about…(more)

Thu, Jan 10, 2019 to Thu, Mar 28 2019
9:15 AM to 11:15 AM (2 hours) at Little London Primary School
Provided by Cardigan Centre

ESO L- Me and My Health & Wellbeing (CC- FRIDAY)

Me and My Health and Wellbeing: This is an English language course for speakers of other languages (ESOL) to improve confidence and develop language skills in speaking about health and wellbeing. It is open to any learner from pre-entry to Entry 3 level. The language covered will include: talking about…(more)

Fri, Jan 11, 2019 to Fri, Mar 29 2019
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Cardigan Centre
Provided by Cardigan Centre

Up-cycle Wardrobe Revival - Cardigan Centre

Up-cycle Course - Wardrobe Revival Sustainable fashion and up-cycling products from old to new is a current trend that is ever popular in its ethos and is a fun creative subject that will literally, grow on you! This fun course enables you to create an interesting and exciting mood board,…(more)

Tue, Jan 29, 2019 to Tue, Mar 26 2019
12:45 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at Cardigan Centre
Provided by Cardigan Centre

ESOL - Advanced Digital Skills for Everyday Life

This is a computing course for English speakers of other languages (ESOL) to improve confidence and develop more advanced digital skills for use in everyday life. The skills covered will include using social media to keep in touch; carrying out transactions online, and using digital skills to create and problem…(more)

Wed, Jan 09, 2019 to Wed, Mar 27 2019
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (2 hours) at Nari Ekta Ltd
Provided by Nari Ekta Ltd

Sewing Compton T2

This course is for students living near Harehills who want to learn and develop basic sewing skills/ and techniques. It will give students the opportunity to develop both hand and machine sewing skills. (more)

Wed, Jan 09, 2019 to Wed, Mar 27 2019
12:30 PM to 2:30 PM (2 hours) at Compton Centre
Provided by City of Leeds YMCA

Digital Imaging

The digital Imaging course is designed to help people master basic computer skills such as managing files and folders, syncing the content (e.g. pictures) on various devices, sharing and backing up pictures. The course uses pictures as a focus for learning about files, folders, sharing and the way the Internet…(more)

Thu, Jan 10, 2019 to Thu, Feb 14 2019
10:15 AM to 12:45 PM (3 hours) at Bradbury Building Mark Lane
Provided by Age UK Leeds

Let's Start Learning Together - Little London

This course aims to help parents/carers explore ways of playing, talking and listening to their children. It will enhance early language development and enable young children to become confident and secure when they enter the foundation stage. (more)

Mon, Jan 14, 2019 to Mon, Mar 25 2019
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM (2 hours) at Little London Children's Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Welcome to IT - 261b

Aimed at English language learners (more)

Tue, Jan 15, 2019 to Tue, Mar 26 2019
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (2 hours) at Swarthmore Centre
Provided by Swarthmore

Textile Arts (Inkwell)

On this fantastic Textile Arts course, you will use your own experiences and ideas to develop your skills and create textile artwork in supportive surroundings. On this course, you'll: \bullet manipulate fabric \bullet use wire, fabric stiffener, binding and stuffing techniques to create new fabrics and simple 3D forms \bullet…(more)

Fri, Jan 18, 2019 to Fri, Mar 29 2019
1:30 PM to 3:30 PM (2 hours) at Inkwell
Provided by East Street Arts

1930’s Decorative Embroidery - 648b

This was an era where hand and machine embroidery were infused with light applique technique to create a delicacy of style invoking both movement and depth, complimenting notions of Modernism in other creative areas. (more)

Sat, Feb 02, 2019 to Sat, Feb 02 2019
10:00 AM to 3:00 PM (5 hours) at Swarthmore Centre
Provided by Swarthmore

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Are you a mum? Would you like to improve your digital skills?

Techmums could be the course you are looking for. Our free 10 week courses will help you brush up your skills and knowledge of Social Media, Blogging, Web and App design and more....

You will need to be able to use a keyboard and mouse and be able to read English. We will even loan you an iPad for the duration of the course.

Contact us on 0113 3787003 or e-mail acls@leeds.gov.uk for more information and to book your place on our information session.


Jumpstart your future now

Prepare yourself for study on this flexible, part-time short course for adults only at the University of Leeds.


Starting in January, the Jumpstart course can help you prepare to apply for foundation level study in higher education


Contact Poppy Beacock (0113 343 6892/ p.beacock@leeds.ac.uk) or visit


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Skills Training Employment Pathways

Are you aged 25 or over, live in Leeds and have been out of work for more than 12 months? Then STEP is for you.

Access a range of support to help you which includes improving and updating your skills, access work placements and work trials to help you move back into work and debt advice and support.

Interested? Contact the STEP team now on 0113 3784576 or e-mail them at STEP@leeds.gov.uk

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