Adult learning

If you are looking to develop personal skills, open new doors and gain new experiences there is bound to be a course of interest to you in the Adult Learning Programme.  Courses at The Hive include: ESOL (English as a second language) and Preparation for IELTS (International English Language Test System); Business and Workplace Skills courses; and Spanish, Italian and creative writing.  We have also got three new one day workshops - Understanding and Supporting People with Autism, ADHD and Dyslexia. To search and browse all Adult Learning courses go to: www.worcestershire.gov.uk/courses or download the 
Adult Learning App       

Leisure Courses
Spanish for Beginners - Tuesdays from 23 January

6.30 - 8.30pm, (10 weeks), £100.00
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Spanish for Pre-improvers -Wednesdays from 24 January
6.30 – 8.30pm (10 weeks), £100.00
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Italian for Beginners - Fridays from 26 January & 9 March
6.30 – 8.30pm (5 weeks), £50.00
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Creative Writing - Saturdays from 3 February
10am – 12pm (5 weeks), £69.00
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Workplace Skills
Introduction to Business Accounts for Sole Traders - Thursday 1 March
10am – 3pm, £36.00
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Using Social Media to Promote Your Business - Friday 9 March
10am - 3pm, £36.00
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Emergency First Aid in the Workplace - Thursday 29 March
9am – 4pm, £57.00
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Free ESOL Assessment
Tuesday
9 & 16 January, 10am - 12noon
Friday 12 & 19 January, 10am - 12noon & 12.30 - 2.30pm
Saturday 13 & 20 January, 10am - 12noon

Preparation for IELTS
Saturday
13 & 20 January, 10am - 12noon

A range of ESOL courses are offered at different times throughout the week. Learners must have attended a free assessment in order to book onto a course. There is a cost attached to ESOL courses but concessions are available if you are receiving means tested benefits.


Understanding and Supporting People with Autism - Friday 23 February

9am - 3.30pm, £27.00*  Book a place
Understanding and Supporting People with ADHD - Friday 16 March
9.30am - 3.30pm, £24.75*  Book a place
Understanding and Supporting People with Dyslexia - Friday 20 April
9.30am - 3.30pm, £24.75*  Book a place

* Free to those who meet the criteria - details available with course booking www.worcestershire.gov.uk/courses