Adult Course Guide - Spring 2018 Chorley and Preston

Adult Course Guide - Spring 2018 Chorley and Preston
Adult Course Guide
Chorley and Preston
Spring 2018




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Adult Course Guide - Spring 2018 Chorley and Preston
Welcome to the Lancashire Adult Learning and
    Nelson and Colne College Spring Course Guide.
    Looking to learn something new this year? Sign up to one of LAL or
    NCC’s courses to help you expand your horizons and develop your
    knowledge and skills this new year!
    We have a huge range of courses to choose from, including a host of new subject areas for this term.
    Why not learn a language for your summer holiday, rejuvenate your home with an Interior Design course or
    even progress you career with a university level qualification? We also have a variety of free Functional Skills
    and GCSE courses in Maths, English, ESOL and ICT that you can take advantage of to gain a qualification
    and you could give your employment prospects a boost through one of our work clubs. Keep an eye out for
    our information and enrolment events which will be coming to a venue near you soon!




    Contents
    Arts and Media		                               4          Functional Skills                             11
    Art History                                    4          English and Maths                              11
    Crafts			                                      4          ESOL                                          12
    Drawing and Painting                           4          ICT                                           13
    Sewing and Dressmaking                         4
                                                              Work Clubs and Employability                  14
    Health and Wellbeing
                       5
                       5
    Health Awareness				                                      Community Choir                               15

    Humanities				      6                                     Community Groups                              15
    Creative Writing			 6
    Local History       6                                     Learning in Libraries                         16
    Philosophy          6
                                                              Additional Learning Support		                 17
    Business                                       6
                                                              Information, Advice and Guidance              17
    Languages                                      7
    French                                         7          How to Enrol			                               18
    German                                         7
    Italian                                        7          Venues                                        19
    British Sign Language                          7
    Latin                                          8
    Portuguese                                     8
    Spanish                                        8

    Costa Coffee Pop-up College                    9

    Volunteer Training                            10

    Spice Time Credits                            10




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Adult Course Guide - Spring 2018 Chorley and Preston
Learn something
new for 2018!
Thinking about your New Year’s Resolution? Start a new hobby or learn a new skill
with Lancashire Adult Learning. We have a wide range of exciting courses running
in a venue close to you in the New Year...




     Arts and                                               ICT and
      Crafts                Volunteering                     Digital                    Employability




                                                            Sport and
    Health and                Hair and                                                   Maths and
                                                             Fitness
    Wellbeing                  Beauty                                                     English




                                                                                        ... and much
                                                                                             more!
    Humanities               Languages                        ESOL




                                                   Learn something new today…

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Adult Course Guide - Spring 2018 Chorley and Preston
Arts and Media
    Our great range of Arts and Media courses are an ideal way to learn a new
    skill or hobby. From Art History to Upcycling, Sewing and Dressmaking to
    Watercolours, we have something for everyone.


    Art History
    Our select range of Art History courses will allow you to explore the arts throughout the years,
    bringing artists work to life!
     COURSE                            CODE                 VENUE          DAY          TIMES           DATE         WEEKS     COST
     Art History and Appreciation:                  The Space Centre,
                                       ATN1000C                            THU       10am - 12pm     18th January      6       £60
     Art Nouveau                                    Preston


    Crafts
    From Upcycling to Silver Jewellery, our varied range of craft courses will ensure you start the New
    Year in style!
     COURSE                            CODE                 VENUE          DAY          TIMES           DATE         WEEKS     COST
                                                    Bamber Bridge
     Develop Your Crafting
                                       ATN1017      Methodist Church and   MON       1pm -3:30pm     15th January      6       £75
     Techniques
                                                    Community Centre
                                                    Runshaw Adult
     Upcycled Crafts                   ATN1010C                            TUE        6pm - 8pm      16th January      6       £60
                                                    College, Chorley
     Upcycling :                                    The Space Centre,                  9:30am -
                                       ATN1010D                            THU                       18th January      8       £80
     Shabby Chic Projects                           Preston                             11:30am


    Drawing and Painting
    Master your artistic techniques and learn new skills in our range of Drawing and Painting courses.
    From Mixed Media to Watercolours, we have courses to suit a range of tastes and abilities.
    COURSE                              CODE                 VENUE            DAY        TIMES            DATE        WEEKS     COST
    Drawing and Painting                             Runshaw Adult
                                        ATN1012X                              THU      6pm - 8pm      18th January         8    £80
    Improvers                                        College, Chorley
                                                     Runshaw Adult
    Life Drawing Beginners              ATN1012T                              THU      1pm - 3pm      18th January         8    £80
                                                     College, Chorley
                                                     Runshaw Adult
    Mixed Media Beginners               ATN1012U                              THU     10am - 12pm     18th January         8    £80
                                                     College, Chorley
                                                     Runshaw Adult
    Watercolour Beginners               ATN1012S                              FRI     10am - 12pm     19th January         8    £80
                                                     College, Chorley
    Watercolour Beginners/                           The Space Centre,
                                        ATN1012Q                              TUE      1pm - 3pm      16th January         9    £90
    Intermediate                                     Preston


    Sewing and Dressmaking
    Learn how to create your own garments in our Sewing and Dressmaking classes, create your own
    project and bring those sewing patterns to life!
    COURSE                             CODE                 VENUE             DAY        TIMES           DATE        WEEKS     COST
    Sewing and Dressmaking             ATN1013I     Runshaw Adult          MON         1pm - 3pm     15th January      9        £90
    Beginners                                       College, Chorley




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Health and Wellbeing
It’s a New Year so how about a new you? Keep those resolutions going for
longer with our exciting range of Health and Wellbeing courses, designed to
keep you healthy in both body and mind.


Health Awareness
 COURSE                        CODE                VENUE             DAY        TIMES           DATE        WEEKS   COST

 Be Food Smart                 HBN1012D    Chorley Library          WED       1pm - 3pm      17th January     1     FREE

                                           Clayton Green Library,              9:30am -
 Be Food Smart                 HBN1012C                             WED                      17th January     1     FREE
                                           Chorley                              11:30am
                                                                               9:30am -
 Eat Well For Health           HBN1013A    Intact Centre, Preston    FRI                     19th January     1     FREE
                                                                                11:30am




          “This course has done
          everything I expected
          and more. Thank you,
           I look forward to the
                 follow up!”

                  LAL Learner -
                 Creative Writing




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Humanities
    From Family History to Astronomy our range of Humanities courses will help to
    spark your love for learning and introduce you to new theories and ideas about
    the world around you.



    Creative Writing
    COURSE                          CODE                  VENUE             DAY        TIMES          DATE        WEEKS   COST
                                                   Runshaw Adult
    Creative Writing - Beginners    HNN1000G                                TUE      6pm - 8pm     16th January     8      £80
                                                   College, Chorley
    Research and Write About                       Lancashire Archives,
                                    HNN1000I                              THU      9:30am - 12pm   18th January     6      £75
    Your Ancestors: Improvers                      Preston


    Family History
    COURSE                           CODE                 VENUE             DAY        TIMES          DATE        WEEKS   COST

    Family History - Improvers       HNN1001C     Runshaw Adult           WED       10am - 12pm    17th January     8     £80
                                                  College, Chorley


    Astronomy
    COURSE                           CODE                 VENUE             DAY        TIMES           DATE       WEEKS   COST

    Astronomy - The Solar System     HNN1004B     Runshaw Adult             TUE      6pm - 8pm      20th March      1      £10
                                                  College, Chorley




     Business
     Our tailored range of courses are ideal for small businesses or those
     who wish to learn a new hobby.



     Bookkeeping
      COURSE                         CODE                VENUE            DAY          TIMES          DATE        WEEKS   COST

      Small Business Bookkeeping                  Runshaw Adult
                                     ICN1000B                             TUE      6pm - 8:30pm    23rd January     7     £87.50
      and Manual Accounts                         College, Chorley




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Languages
Our language classes are a great way of learning something new and developing
valuable skills. Whether you want to pick up a few essential phrases for your next
holiday or are looking to become a fluent linguist, we can help you on your way.


French
 COURSE                         CODE                   VENUE          DAY         TIMES            DATE          WEEKS     COST
                                               Runshaw Adult
 French Beginners Term 1        LGN1003H                              THU       6pm - 8pm       18th January       9       £90
                                               College, Chorley
                                               The Space Centre,
 French Beginners Term 1        LGN1003I                               FRI     10am - 12pm      19th January       9       £90
                                               Preston
                                               Runshaw Adult
 French Beginners Term 2        LGN1003F                               TUE      6pm - 8pm       16th January       9       £90
                                               College, Chorley
 French Intermediate                           Runshaw Adult
                                LGN1007A                               TUE      6pm - 8pm       16th January       8       £80
 Term 2                                        College, Chorley
 French Conversation                           Southlands High
                                LGN1009E                              WED       6pm - 8pm       17th January       9       £90
 (Advanced) Term 2                             School, Chorley

German
 COURSE                         CODE                  VENUE           DAY        TIMES             DATE          WEEKS     COST
 German Beginners                              Runshaw Adult
                                LGN1013F                              WED      10am - 12pm      17th January       9       £90
 Term 2                                        College, Chorley
                                               Brownedge St Mary’s
 German Improvers
                                LGN1015A       Catholic High,         THU    6:30pm - 8:30pm    18th January       9       £90
 Term 2
                                               Bamber Bridge
                                               Brownedge St Mary’s
 German Pre-Intermediate
                                LGN1018D       Catholic High,         THU    6:45pm - 8:45pm    18th January       9       £90
 Term 2
                                               Bamber Bridge
                                               Runshaw Adult
 German Advanced Term 2         LGN1012A                              TUE    6:30pm - 8:30pm    16th January       9       £90
                                               College, Chorley



Italian
 COURSE                         CODE                  VENUE           DAY        TIMES             DATE          WEEKS     COST
                                               Runshaw Adult
 Italian Beginners Term 2       LGN1022F                              WED      10am - 12pm      17th January       9       £90
                                               College, Chorley
                                               Southlands High
 Italian Beginners Term 2       LGN1022G                              WED      6pm - 8pm        17th January       9       £90
                                               School, Chorley
                                               Lancashire Archives,
 Italian Beginners Term 2       LGN1022H                              THU      1pm - 3pm        18th January       9       £90
                                               Preston
 Italian Pre-Intermediate                      Runshaw Adult
                                LGN1026G                              THU      10am - 12pm      18th January       9       £90
 Term 2                                        College, Chorley
 Italian Intermediate                          Runshaw Adult
                                LGN1024C                              TUE    6:30pm - 8:30pm    16th January       9       £90
 Term 2                                        College, Chorley
 Italian Post-Intermediate/                    Runshaw Adult
                                LGN1025C                              WED      10am - 12pm      17th January       9       £90
 Conversation Term 2                           College, Chorley


British Sign Language
 COURSE                          CODE                  VENUE          DAY         TIMES              DATE         WEEKS    COST
 Introduction to British Sign                  Space Centre,
                                 LGN1000B                             THU    9:30am - 12:30pm    22nd February         4    £60
 Language                                      Preston



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Latin
    COURSE                         CODE               VENUE              DAY        TIMES           DATE          WEEKS     COST
                                               Lancashire Archives,
    Latin Intermediate Term 2      LGN1028A                              MON      1pm - 3pm     15th January        8       £80
                                               Preston


    Portuguese
    COURSE                         CODE               VENUE              DAY        TIMES           DATE          WEEKS     COST
    Portuguese Beginners                       Runshaw Adult
                                   LGN1029A                              WED     10am - 12pm     17th January       9       £90
    Term 1                                     College, Chorley
    Portuguese Beginners                       Runshaw Adult
                                   LGN1030A                              TUE      6pm - 8pm     16th January        9       £90
    Term 2                                     College, Chorley


    Spanish
    COURSE                         CODE               VENUE              DAY         TIMES            DATE         WEEKS    COST
                                               Runshaw Adult
    Rosa’s Spanish Cuisine         LGN1032A                              THU       6pm - 8pm       9th March            3    £30
                                               College, Chorley
                                               Runshaw Adult
    Spanish Beginners Term 2       LGN1034C                              TUE       1pm - 3pm       16th January         9    £90
                                               College, Chorley
                                               Runshaw Adult
    Spanish Beginners Term 2       LGN1035M                              WED       1pm - 3pm       17th January         9    £90
                                               College, Chorley
                                               Runshaw Adult
    Spanish Beginners Term 2       LGN1035P                              THU       6pm - 8pm       18th January         9    £90
                                               College, Chorley
                                               The Space Centre,
    Spanish Beginners Term 2       LGN1035R                              FRI      10am - 12pm      19th January         9    £90
                                               Preston
                                               Runshaw Adult
    Spanish Improvers Term 2       LGN1036D                              TUE      10am - 12pm      16th January         9    £90
                                               College, Chorley
                                               Runshaw Adult
    Spanish Improvers Term 2       LGN1036E                              WED       6pm - 8pm       17th January         9    £90
                                               College, Chorley
    Spanish Pre-Intermediate                   Runshaw Adult
                                   LGN1039D                              TUE       1pm - 3pm       16th January         9    £90
    Term 2                                     College, Chorley
    Spanish Pre-Intermediate                   Runshaw Adult
                                   LGN1039E                              THU      10am - 12pm      18th January         9    £90
    Term 2                                     College, Chorley
    Spanish Intermediate                       Runshaw Adult
                                   LGN1037C                              TUE      10am - 12pm      16th January         9    £90
    Term 2                                     College, Chorley
    Spanish Post-Intermediate                  Runshaw Adult
                                   LGN1038B                              WED      10am - 12pm      17th January         9    £90
    Term 2                                     College, Chorley
    Spanish Post-Intermediate                  Runshaw Adult
                                   LGN1038C                              THU       6pm - 8pm       18th January         9    £90
    Term 2                                     College, Chorley




                                          “I love that I can now order
                                          food and drink when I’m on
                                           holiday and read the local
                                             newspapers in Spain.”
                                                  LAL Learner -
                                                Spanish Advanced




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     COURSE                 VENUE                   CODE           DAY         TIMES          DATE         WEEKS         COST
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                            Costa Coffee, Preston    HBN1008C      MON      6pm - 7:30pm                      3          £22.50
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                            Costa Coffee, Preston    HNN1009A      WED      6pm - 7:30pm                      3          £22.50
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     Spanish Beginners      Costa Coffee, Chorley    LGN1043A      TUE      6pm - 7:30pm                      3          £22.50
                                                                                             January




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Volunteer Training                                                                                   FREE
                                                                                                 8 week Volunteer
                                                                                               Training programme.
                                                                                                For
                                                                                                For new
                                                                                                    new and
                                                                                                         and existing
 Want to develop your skills                                                                     volunteers,
                                                                                                              existing
                                                                                                 volunteers, aged
                                                                                                             aged 1919
 and give something back?                                                                          years
                                                                                                   years and
                                                                                                         and over
                                                                                                              over

 Why not become a Volunteer?
 The course includes FREE accredited
 training in First Aid and Food Safety  and covers:
                                   • Understanding effective customer relations
                                                                      •   Developing interpersonal skills
 •    Finding out about volunteering                                 ••   Understanding    effective customer relations
                                                                          Dementia awareness
 •    Volunteering and voluntary organisations                       ••   Developing
                                                                          Mental healthinterpersonal
                                                                                          awarenessskills
 •    Working as a volunteer with a chosen organisation              ••   Dementia   awareness
                                                                          Conflict resolution
 •    Health and Safety                                              ••   Mental  health
                                                                          Mentoring   andawareness
                                                                                           befriending
 •    Safe and Sound Awareness                                       •    Conflict resolution
                                                                     •    Mentoring and befriending

 On completion of the course we will work with you to try and find a volunteer placement in an appropriate local
 setting where you can earn Time Credit vouchers which can be spent in a wide variety of locations across the
 county.

 Visit www.justaddspice.org for more details.
                           VENUE                        DAY           TIMES             DATE        WEEKS            COST
     Euxton Parish Community Centre, Chorley            THU        1:30pm - 4pm      11th January     8               FREE
     Saltcoates Community Centre, Lytham St Annes       WED        1pm - 3:30pm      10th January     8               FREE



 For more information or to book onto a course close to you please contact Helen Pass:
    01282 508236       h.pass@lal.ac.uk




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     Spice Time Credit?
     We work in partnership with Spice Time Credits to offer
     rewards to individuals who contribute to their community
     or service.

     For every hour that you contribute, we will give you an
     hour credit back to spend on a course of your choice.
     Simply look for the   logo next to eligible courses and
     then call us on 0333 003 1717 to book your place!

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English                                                                         Gain a


and Maths
                                                                              qualification
                                                                              and improve
                                                                                your CV

                                                                                                     Call us today
Do you need to improve your English and                                                            on 0333 003 1717
Maths skills? Do you want to boost your                                                               to find your
employment prospects?                                                                               nearest taster
                                                                                                   and assessment
Our FREE English and Maths courses will help you                                                        session!
develop skills for home, work or if you are looking
for employment.


COURSE                         VENUE                                                        DAY                  TIMES
 Functional Skills English      Cotton Court Business Centre, Preston                      MON               9:15am - 11:45am

 Functional Skills English      Southlands High School, Chorley                             TUE               6pm - 8:30pm

 Functional Skills English      The Place, Leyland                                          WED               9:30am - 12pm

 Functional Skills English      Sahara, Preston                                             THU               9:30am - 12pm

 Functional Skills Maths        Sir Tom Finney Community High School, Preston              MON                6pm - 8:30pm
 VENUE
 We offer
 Functional   AND
            Skills MathsDISTRICT
               short,    flexible Southlands
                                  coursesHighacross        DATE at a wide range
                                                     Lancashire
                                               School, Chorley               MON       TIME
                                                                                of venues including:
                                                                                          9am - 11:30am

 BurnleySkills Maths
 Functional                     Sahara, Preston              Pendle                         TUES        Rossendale
                                                                                                             9:30am - 12pm

 Hyndburn
 Functional Skills Maths
                                                            Chorley
                                Buttermere Community Centre, Chorley                        TUES
                                                                                                          Preston
                                                                                                              1pm - 3:30pm

 Functional Skills Maths        Pukar Disability Resource Centre, Preston                   TUES             9:15am - 11:45am
 Leyland                                                Skelmersdale                                    Lancaster
 Functional Skills Maths        Southlands High School, Chorley                             WED               6pm - 8:30pm

 Morecambe
 Functional Skills Maths        The Place, Leyland         St Annes                         THU         Fleetwood
                                                                                                             9:30am - 12pm




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     ESOL
     English for Speakers of Other Languages

      Do you need to improve your English                                                            Call us today
                                                                                                   on 0333 003 1717
     language skills?                                                                                 to find your
                                                                                                    nearest taster
     Learning or improving your English will help you in                                           and assessment
     all aspects of life, including social skills, studying                                             session!
     and getting a job. If English isn’t your first language,
     our ESOL courses will help you to improve your
     speaking, reading, writing, listening, grammar
     and punctuation.




                                                  ESOL Course Venues
         Pukar Disability Resource Centre,
                                                   St Mary’s Primary School, Chorley       Cotton Court Business Centre, Preston
                     Preston


         Southlands High School, Chorley                   Sahara, Preston                    Preston Muslim Forum, Preston


       Deepdale Community Primary School,
                                                        Living Waters, Chorley                Friends Meeting House, Preston
                   Preston




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ICT
Do you need to improve your ICT skills?                                                                 Call us today
                                                                                                      on 0333 003 1717
                                                                                                         to find your
Do you want to boost your employment
                                                                                                       nearest taster
prospects?                                                                                            and assessment
                                                                                                           session!
Our FREE ICT courses will help you develop                                         Gain a
skills for home, work or if you are looking                                      qualification
for employment.                                                                  and improve
                                                                                   your CV


COURSE                                     VENUE                                  DAY           TIMES              DATE

                                           Tatton Community Centre,
 ICT Functional Skills Taster Assessment                                          TUE      9:30am - 12:30pm     9th January
                                           Chorley

                                           Pukar Disability Resource Centre,
 ICT Functional Skills Taster Assessment                                          WED       9:15am - 12:15pm    11th January
                                           Preston


 ICT Functional Skills Taster Assessment   Sahara, Preston                        THU       1:15pm - 4:15pm    12th January


 ICT Functional Skills Taster Assessment   Runshaw Adult College, Chorley         THU       1:30pm - 3:30pm    12th January


                                           Sir Tom Finney Community High
 ICT Functional Skills Taster Assessment                                          THU         6pm - 9pm        12th January
                                           School, Preston

                                           Cotton Court Business Centre,
 ICT Functional Skills Taster Assessment                                          TUE          1pm - 4pm       20th February
                                           Preston

                                           Tatton Community Centre,
 ICT Functional Skills Taster Assessment                                          TUE       1:15pm - 4:15pm    20th February
                                           Chorley

                                           Pukar Disability Resource Centre,
 ICT Functional Skills Taster Assessment                                          THU       9:15am - 12:15pm   21st February
                                           Preston


 ICT Functional Skills Taster Assessment   Sahara, Preston                        THU       1:15pm - 4:15pm    21st February


 ICT Functional Skills Taster Assessment   Leyland Library                        THU       1:30pm - 3:30pm    21st February


 ICT Functional Skills Taster Assessment   Runshaw Adult College, Chorley         THU       1:30pm - 3:30pm    21st February



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Work Clubs and
     Employability
     Looking for a job?
                                                                                                             Call today to
     We offer a range of FREE employability courses to help you develop
     your CV, prepare for interviews and to support you in finding suitable                                book a 1:1 session
     employment. Please call to find your nearest course.                                                   with one of our
     We also run a series of Work Clubs, three hour sessions for up to six                                   advisers and
     weeks for those people who are actively seeking a job. You will get
     help and advice with covering letters and application forms, and will
                                                                                                             to guarantee
     be advised about relevant training opportunities and courses. We will                                    your place
     show you how to use Universal Jobmatch to search and apply for the
     latest jobs locally, nationally and abroad.

     Our work clubs are FREE to attend and are run in venues close to
     where you live.




      WORK CLUBS
      LOCATION                                                         DAY                   TIMES             CALL TO BOOK
      Accrington Library                                               MON               1:15pm - 4:15pm       0333 003 1717

      Chorley Library                                                  MON               9:15am - 12:15pm      0333 003 1717

      Fleetwood Library                                                TUE               9:15am - 12:15pm      0333 003 1717

      Lancaster Library                                                WED               9:15am - 12:15pm      0333 003 1717

      Leyland Library                                                  TUE               9:15am - 12:15pm      0333 003 1717

      Linkbridge Community and Support Centre                          MON                  1pm - 4pm          0333 003 1717

      Linkbridge Community and Support Centre                          WED               9:15am - 12:15pm      0333 003 1717

      Morecambe Library                                                THU               9:15am - 12:15pm      0333 003 1717

      Ormskirk Library                                                 MON               1:15pm - 4:15pm       0333 003 1717

      Preston Harris Library                                           THU               1:15pm - 4:15pm       0333 003 1717

      Pukar Disability Resource Centre, Preston                        TUE                  1pm - 4pm          0333 003 1717

      Rawtenstall Library                                              FRI               9:15am - 12:15pm      0333 003 1717

      Sahara, Preston                                                  TUE               9:30am - 12:30pm      0333 003 1717

      Skelmersdale Library                                             FRI               9:15am - 12:15pm      0333 003 1717

      Skills and Training Centre, Linden Road, Colne                   MON               9:15am - 12:15pm      01282 865324

      Skills and Training Centre, Scotland Road, Nelson                FRI               9:15am - 12:15pm      01282 613012



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Community Choir
Ever wanted to be part of a choir but haven’t had the opportunity? Why not join a
Community Choir with the support of Lancashire Adult Learning?
A Community Choir is open to anybody who wants to come and sing. Everyone is treated equally and nobody is
excluded. There are no auditions, no musical knowledge is necessary and the choir is not affiliated to any particular
idea, culture, organisation or style of music.

Choir singing has a range of benefits too, including:
                                                                                    Contact Helen Pass
•      Boosting confidence                                                           to find out more.
•      Enhancing vocal chords                                                          0333 003 1717
•      Providing a sense of belonging                                                        or
•      Increasing lung capacity                                                      h.pass@lal.ac.uk
•      Better mental wellbeing
•      Improving posture
•      Opportunities to socialise with like-minded people


Wednesday 10th January to 7th March 1pm – 3pm
Lancaster Way Community Centre, Chorley




Do you work with
Community Groups?                                                                              FREE
                                                                                               Community
Did you know that we can offer a range of
                                                                                                Group Courses
FREE courses* to Community Groups including:

•    First Aid Training
•    Arts and Crafts
•    Health Awareness
•    Introduction to British Sign Language
•    Cookery
•    And much more……
We can run sessions in a wide range of community venues at a
time and date suitable for your group. For more information or
to arrange a course for your group please call 0333 003 1717 and
speak to our Community Development Team.

*Must meet suitability criteria and be aged 19+. Call for more information

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Learning in
     Libraries
     Lancashire Libraries are committed to providing lifelong learning opportunities for their
     local communities and are working in partnership with Lancashire Adult Learning to offer
     a variety of learning courses for adults, children and families. Learn at your own pace,
     join a group or start a course that is of interest to you.


     Our courses support:
     •   Digital skills
     •   Job search
     •   Keeping fit and healthy
     •   Reading and literacy
     •   Starting a business
     •   Growing a business
     •   Homework
     •   Starting a new hobby
     •   Researching family and local history
     •   Learning a language
     •   Arts, crafts and music
     •   Groups or individuals


     What’s on offer:
     •   FREE to borrow printed resources
     •   FREE to download eBooks and audiobooks
     •   FREE access to the internet on PCs and WiFi
     •   Spaces for quiet study
     •   Free access at home to online resources for study and learning
     •   Knowledgeable staff in branches and online (through ‘Ask a
         Lancashire Librarian’ chat service)


     Call in to your local library to find out what’s happening
     or check the website www.lancashire.gov.uk/libraries
     or phone 0300 1236703
                            Time Credits    Costa pop-up college       Fee remission may apply


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Additional
Learning Support
Need support with learning?
If you have a disability or difficulty that may affect your learning,
please let us know as our Additional Learning Support Team may
be able to help.

                                                                                           “This course
We may be able to:
•   Provide additional support in class                                               helped me feel more
•   Provide assistive technology such as coloured overlays,                         confident and I received
    magnifiers and hearing loops
•   Make referrals for specialist assessments e.g. for exams or dyslexia            the right support to help
•   Arrange for a Communication Support Worker for BSL signing                            me succeed.”
    and note taking
                                                                                             – LAL Learner
Additional Learning Support respect confidentiality and will work with
you to agree suitable support.


Lancashire Adult Learning      0333 003 1717      als@lal.ac.uk
Nelson and Colne College     01282 440200       l.support@nelson.ac.uk




Information, Advice and Guidance
Want advice about a course or
new career?                                                                                    “I now have
Our expert team provide FREE, impartial and confidential support with:                       the confidence
                                                                                               to get back
•   Choosing the right course                                                                   into work.”
•   Careers advice and CV development
                                                                                               – LAL Learner
•   Job searches and interview preparation
•   Volunteering opportunities

Appointments can be arranged at local community venues
at a time to suit you. Our advice is free to all adults 19 years
and over in Lancashire.

Our Information, Advice, Guidance and Careers team is here to help!


Lancashire Adult Learning     0333 003 1717      iag&careers@lal.ac.uk
Nelson and Colne College     01282 440200      CareersZone@nelson.ac.uk
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How to Enrol
     Found a course that you would like                         area, including adult learning courses. Please look for
                                                                this symbol    to find out which courses this applies to.
     to try? Enrolling is easy and there                        To find out more visit www.justaddspice.org
     are lots of ways you can sign up.                          Spice Credits can not be redeemed for online
                                                                enrolments. Please call 0333 003 1717 for more
          Online: www.lal.ac.uk or www.nelson.ac.uk             information on payment using Spice Credits.

     Please note: It is not possible to enrol online if the     Please note an additional charge will be applied for
     course you wish to enrol on requires an interview, or      courses which carry material costs.
     you are paying the benefit fee.
                                                                What you need to enrol
          By telephone: For Lancashire Adult Learning
          courses call 0333 003 1717                            • Details of the course(s) you are interested in
          For Nelson and Colne College courses where            • Payment for your course
          an interview is required, please call to book an      • Proof of benefits if you are applying for fee remission
          appointment on 01282 440 200
                                                                Can I get help with my fees?
          In person: At Lancashire Adult Learning, Glen         For some courses reduced fees or full fee remission may
          Way, Brierfield, BB9 5NH or Nelson and Colne          be available if you are in receipt of:
          College, Scotland Rd, Nelson BB9 7YT or at one of
          our Enrolment Events (see back page for details).     •      Jobseekers Allowance
                                                                •      Employment and Support Allowance
          By post: Send details of the course(s) you want              (Work Related Activity Group)
          to attend along with a cheque made payable            •      Universal Credit
          to ‘Nelson and Colne College’ to the Enrolment        •      Another state benefit (conditions apply)
          Team at Lancashire Adult Learning, Glen Way,
          Brierfield, BB9 5NH                                   Eligible learners can attend a maximum of two fee
          Please note that this can only be done for courses    remitted courses each year and must show proof of
          that do not require an interview.                     their benefits at enrolment.

     Book early to avoid disappointment!                        To view our refund policy, please visit our websites at
                                                                www.lal.ac.uk or www.nelson.ac.uk
     How to pay
     You can pay by VISA, Mastercard, cheque, or cash.          Loans
     Payments in installments may be available for some         For some of our professional qualifications marked
     courses. Please enquire for further details.               in this guide, learners can apply for loans to cover
     Learners may also pay for Lancashire Adult Learning        the costs of their course. The following loans may be
     courses using    Time Credits. Time Credits are a way      available for you to apply for:
     of thanking people for the time that they give to their
     local community. If a person gives one hour of time to     HE Loans: www.slc.co.uk
     a community organisation, they earn one time credit        Advanced Learner Loans: www.gov.uk/advanced-
     that can be spent on a range of activities in the local    learner-loan

                                                                Please see course details for more information.




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Spring Term
                                                                                         Venues 2018

ACCRINGTON                              CHORLEY                           LANCASTER                        PRESTON
Accrington Library, St James            Clayton Green Library, Clayton    Lancaster Library, Market        Intact, 49 Whitby Ave, Preston
Street, Accrington, BB5 1NQ             Green Business Park, Library      Square, Lancaster, LA1 1HY       PR2 3YP
                                        Rd, Clayton-le-Woods, Chorley     The Storey Institute, Meeting    Harris Library, Market Square,
                                        PR6 7EN                           House Lane, Lancaster, LA1 1TH
BAMBER BRIDGE                                                                                              Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2PP
                                        Runshaw Adult College, Euxton
Bamber Bridge Methodist                                                   The University of Cumbria        Pukar Disability Resource
                                        Lane, Chorley PR7 6AQ             (Lancaster Campus),
Church and Community Centre,                                                                               Centre, 3-5 Oakham Court,
                                        Southlands High School,           Bowerham Road, Lancaster,        Preston, PR1 3XP
Wesley Street, Preston, PR5 6NN
                                        Clover Road, Chorley, PR7 2NJ     LA1 3JD
Brownedge St Mary’s Catholic                                                                               Sahara, 48-54 Fishwick
High School, Station Road,              Chorley Library, Union Street,    The Cornerstone, Sulyard         Parade, Preston, PR1 4XQ
Bamber Bridge, PR5 6PB                  Chorley, PR7 1EB                  Street, Lancaster,               Sir Tom Finney Community
                                                                          LA1 1PX                          High School, Ribbleton Hall
                                                                          Lancaster Methodist Church,      Drive, Preston, PR2 6EE
                                        CLITHEROE                         Scotforth Road, Lancaster,
BARNOLDSWICK
                                        Clitheroe Library, Church St,                                      Cotton Court Business Centre,
Barnoldswick Library, Fern Lea                                            LA1 4TE
                                        Clitheroe BB7 2DG                                                  Church Street, Preston,
Avenue, Barnoldswick BB18 5DW
                                        Young Farmers’ Federation,                                         PR1 3BY
                                        Lincoln Way, Clitheroe,           LEYLAND                          Lancashire Archives, Record
                                        BB7 1QD                           Leyland Library,
BRIERFIELD                                                                                                 Office, Bow Lane, Preston,
                                                                          Lancastergate, Leyland,
Lancashire Adult Learning,                                                                                 PR1 2RE
                                                                          Preston, Lancashire, PR25 2EX
Northlight, Brierfield Mill, Nelson                                                                        Space Centre, Pedders Lane,
                                        COLNE
BB9 5NH
                                        Colne Library, Market Street,                                      Ashton on Ribble, PR2 2TH
                                        Colne, BB8 0AP                    LYTHAM ST ANNES
                                                                          Lytham YMCA, Mythop Road,
BURNLEY
                                                                          Lytham St Annes, FY8 4HB         RAWTENSTALL
Linkbridge Community
                                        FLEETWOOD                         The Drive Methodist Church,      Rawtenstall Library, Queens
Support Centre, 1 Swinless
                                        Fleetwood Library, North          266 Clifton Drive South,         Square, Haslingden Road,
Street, Burnley, BB10 3BN
                                        Albert Street, Fleetwood,         St Annes, FY8 1LH                Rawtenstall, BB4 6QU
Thursby Gardens Community               FY7 6AJ
Action Group, The Old Library                                             St Annes YMCA, St Albans
Building, Colne Road, Burnley,                                            Road, Lytham St Annes, FY8 1XD   SKELMERSDALE
BB10 1LL                                GARSTANG                                                           Skelmersdale Library,
Burnley Central Library,                St Thomas Church Hall, Church                                      Southway, Skelmersdale,
Grimshaw St, Burnley,                   Street, Garstang, PR3 1PA         NELSON                           WN8 6NL
BB11 2BD                                                                  Nelson Library, Market
Gannow Community Centre,                                                  Square, Nelson, BB9 7PU
Adamson St, Burnley BB12 6RB            HALTON                            Nelson and Colne College,        WHALLEY
Padiham Library, Town Hall,             Halton Mill, Mill Lane, Halton,   Scotland Road, Nelson,           The Old Grammar School,
Burnley Road, Padiham,                  LA2 6ND                           BB9 7YT                          Station Road, Whalley,
BB12 8BS                                                                                                   BB7 9RH

                                        HASLINGDEN                        ORMSKIRK
                                        Haslingden Community Link,
                                                                          Ormskirk Library, Burscough
                                        Bury Road, Haslingden, BB4 5PG
                                                                          Street, Ormskirk, L39 2EN
                                                                          Mossy Lea Village Hall, Mossy
                                                                          Lea Road, Wrightington WN6 9RD




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Events Coming Soon...


Festive                                                               Winter
                                                                                  Music
                                                                                  Entertainment

                                                                                                  Crafts
                                                                                                  & G if t s
                                                                                                                    And much
                                                                                                                     more...




Market
                                                                      Food
                                                                      Court
                                                 Festive                                                          FR E E
                                                 Market                          Sanndtea's
Saturday 9 December, 10am - 2pm                  Stalls                          r ei  er
At Nelson and Colne College                                                      & Grotto

                                                                                                       bonjour
                                                                                             Arts
                                                                FREE                      and crafts
                                                            ‘have a go’                    activities           Course
                                                               taster                                          advice and
                                                                                                               enrolment
                                                              sessions
                                                                                            Sample                          ciao
                                                                                           different
                                                                           Art            languages                        ...and
                                                                        Exhibition       and cultures                      much
                                                                                                                           more!


      The Storey, Lancaster, Wednesday 13 December, 4pm - 7pm

  Learn something new...
  Taster Day
  Chorley Library
  Wednesday 10 January, 10am - 3pm
  Pick up a new skill, start a new hobby, discover a new interest.

  New year, new you!

  Learn something new today!
                                                 All course details are correct at the time of print. Courses may change
                       Time Credits    Costa pop-up college          Fee remission may apply
                                                 or be cancelled subject to demand. For the latest information, please
                                                 visit www.lal.ac.uk or www.nelson.ac.uk
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