Part time courses
We offer a wide range of adult education courses including childcare, beauty, arts and crafts, languages and cookery.
When you sign up to a course we will assess your skills to make sure we put you in the correct class. We also offer extra help if you have a learning difficulty.
Courses starting in January 2014
You can find details of our part time courses in our area brochures. You can also contact your local adult education centre for information.
Last chance to sign up for a part time course
A number of programmes are already full, but there are still places available on selected courses – including qualifications in Computerised Accounts, Business Administration, Child Care, Teaching Assistant, English, Maths & ESOL. We also have spaces on non accredited courses such as Cake Decorating, Cake Pops, Make your own Wedding Cake, Catering, Fashion & Textiles including Art and Craft.
The Gainsborough Learning Centre is also offering courses for adults with learning difficulties.
For further information phone 020 3373 1290 or email email@example.com.
Manor Park, East Ham and Green Street area
Little Ilford Learning Zone
1a Rectory Road
Forest Gate and Stratford area
Beckton and North Woolwich area
Canning Town, Custom House and Plaistow area
English and maths
English for speakers of other languages (ESOL)
We offer several English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes including:
- ESOL for childcare
- general ESOL
- pre-entry to Level 1 ESOL
- ESOL for employment
- ESOL for retail
- ESOL for customer service.
We also run free ESOL classes for people who have never learned to read or write in their first language.
English and maths
Pre-entry level 2 courses
Our free pre-entry level 2 courses can help you learn or improve your English and maths skills. The skills that you will get can help you in everyday life. They can also help you find a job.
You can choose the course at the right level for you, learning at your own pace over 24 weeks.
If you are not ready for functional skills, why not try one of our ‘First Steps’ courses over 12 weeks to prepare you for functional skills.
For more information about ESOL or English and maths contact Skills for Life on 020 3373 8254 or email Newham Adult Learning.
Debden House weekend residential courses
Debden House in Epping Forest offers a wide range of courses including:
- salsa dancing
- art jewellery making
- literature and creative writing.