Life Skills

Improve your reading and writing

FREE classes for adults to improve your reading, writing, spelling and communication skills. We can support you should you:

  • just need to brush up
  • want help to work towards a GCSE or NVQ

If you want, you can develop your digital literacy skills by working with your tutor to publish your work online via a website or blog of your own creation.

You will work at a pace that suits you, in a friendly relaxed environment with tutors who are trained to work with adults.

Improve your Maths

FREE classes for adults to improve your maths and communication skills. We can support you should you:

  • just need to brush up
  • want help to work towards a GCSE or NVQ

You will work at a pace that suits you, in a friendly relaxed environment with tutors who are trained to work with adults.

This aims to develop an ability to communicate with deaf people in BSL on a range of topics that involve simple, everyday language use, such as personal information, finger spelling, numbers, colours, weather, transport, directions, interests, food and drink. This course is suitable for learners with no previous knowledge of BSL.

This qualification aims to further learners’ experiences and development in communication through British Sign Language (BSL) with Deaf people on everyday topics involving social life and at work, school or college.

A Level 2 course will enable development in functional BSL communication in more depth than at Level 1, requiring a wider grasp of grammar to cope with some non-routine language exchanges.

Do you lack confidence when talking to people or when in unfamiliar situations? Learn some practical tips and techniques to raise your self-esteem.

This course will help you to identify what employers are looking for, learn how to structure a great CV and practice your interview skills.