Please contact us via email: lifelonglearning@wirral.gov.uk or call 0151 666 3330 or 07789 922 542 with any enquiries or to register your interest. You must be aged 19 or over to enrol. You can also follow us on Facebook or Twitter.

If you're unemployed, in receipt of benefits or earn less that £18,135 our courses are completely free. English, Maths, ESOL, Family Learning and IT courses are free for everyone.

 

ESOL

Course When Where
ESOL Pre-Entry Speaking & Listening Skills Mondays, 6 September to 29 November Wirral Change
ESOL Pre-Entry Let’s Start With Reading Mondays, 6 September to 29 November The Lauries Centre
ESOL Pre-Entry Conversation Skills Mondays, 6 September to 29 November The Lauries Centre
ESOL Pre-Entry Speaking & Listening Skills Tuesdays, 7 September to 30 November Online
ESOL Pre-Entry Writing Skills Wednesdays, 8 September to 1 December The Lauries Centre
ESOL Pre-Entry Speaking & Listening Skills Thursdays, 9 September to 2 December Wirral Change
ESOL Pre-Entry Conversation Skills Thursdays, 9 September to 2 December Wirral Change
ESOL Pre-Entry Let’s Start With Reading Fridays, 10 September to 3 December The Lauries Centre
ESOL Entry 1 Speaking & Listening Skills Mondays, 6 September to 29 November Wirral Multicultural Organisation
ESOL Entry 1 Writing Skills Mondays, 6 September to 29 November Wirral Change
ESOL Entry 1 Let’s Start With Reading Mondays, 6 September to 29 November The Lauries Centre
ESOL Entry 1 Writing Skills & Employability Tuesdays, 7 September to 30 November Wirral Change
ESOL Entry 1 Writing Skills Tuesdays, 7 September to 30 November Wirral Multicultural Organisation
ESOL Entry 1 Speaking & Listening Skills Wednesdays, 8 September to 1 December The Lauries Centre
ESOL Entry 1 Let’s Start With Writing Wednesdays, 8 September to 1 December Wirral Change
ESOL Entry 1 Let’s Start With Reading Wednesdays, 8 September to 1 December Wirral Change
ESOL Entry 1 Reading Skills Online Thursdays, 9 September to 2 December Online
ESOL Entry 1 Writing Skills Online Thursdays, 9 September to 2 December Online
ESOL Entry 1 Speaking & listening skills Thursdays, 9 September to 2 December The Lauries Centre
ESOL Entry 1 Reading Skills Thursdays, 9 September to 2 December Wirral Change
ESOL Entry 1 Speaking & Listening Skills Thursdays, 9 September to 2 December Wirral Change
ESOL Entry 1 Let’s Start With Writing Fridays, 10 September to 10 December Wirral Multicultural Organisation
ESOL Entry 1 Speaking & Listening Skills Saturdays, 11 September to 11 December Online
ESOL Entry 1 Conversation Saturdays, 11 September to 11 December Online
ESOL Entry 2 Reading Skills Mondays, 6 September to 29 November Wirral Multicultural Organisation
ESOL Entry 2 Writing Skills & Employability Tuesdays, 7 September to 30 November Wrral Change
ESOL Entry 2 Speaking & Listening Skills Tuesdays, 7 September to 30 November Wirral Multicultural Organisation
ESOL Entry 2 Speaking & Listening Skills Wednesdays, 8 September to 1 December Online
ESOL Entry 2 Speaking & Listening Skills Wednesdays, 8 September to 1 December Wirral Change
ESOL Entry 2 Reading Skills Wednesdays, 8 September to 1 December Wirral Change
ESOL Entry 2 Conversation Skills Thursdays, 9 September to 2 December The Lauries Centre
ESOL Entry 2 Writing Skills Thursdays, 9 September to 2 December Wirral Multicultural Organisation
ESOL Entry 3 Speaking & Listening Skills Tuesdays, 7 September to 30 November The Lauries Centre
ESOL Entry 3 Writing Skills Tuesdays, 7 September to 30 November The Lauries Centre
ESOL Entry 3 Reading Skills Thursdays, 9 September to 2 December Wirral Multicultural Organisation
ESOL Entry 3 Speaking & Listening Skills Fridays, 10 September to 3 December The Lauries Centre
ESOL Level 1 Reading Skills Wednesdays, 8 September to 1 December Online
ESOL Food & Mood Mondays, 13 September to 11 October Wirral Change

English and Maths

Course When Where
Getting Started With Functional Skills English Mondays, 6 September to 20 September The Lauries Centre
Improve Your English Mondays, 6 September to 22 November The Lauries Centre
Getting Started With Functional Skills English Tuesdays, 7 September to 21 September The Lauries Centre
Improve Your English Tuesdays, 7 September to 23 November The Lauries Centre
Improve Your English Wednesdays, 8 September to 24 November Online
English for Everyday Life Wednesdays, 8 September to 24 November The Lauries Centre
Everyday Reading Skills Wednesdays, 8 September to 24 November The Lauries Centre
Everyday Reading Skills Thursdays, 9 September to 25 November The Lauries Centre
English for Everyday Life Thursdays, 9 September to 25 November The Lauries Centre
Level 1 Functional Skills English Mondays & Tuesdays, 27 September to 7 December The Lauries Centre
Getting Started With Functional Skills English Mondays, 29 November to 6 December The Lauries Centre
Improve Your Maths Tuesdays, 7 September to 19 October Wirral Change
Improve Your Maths Wednesdays, 8 September to 24 November The Lauries Centre
Introduction to Functional Skills Maths Wednesdays, 8 September to 22 September The Lauries Centre
Introduction to Functional Skills Maths Thursdays, 9 September to 23 September The Lauries Centre
Improve Your Maths Fridays, 10 September to 26 November The Lauries Centre
Entry 3 Functional Skills Maths Wednesdays & Thursdays, 29 September to 9 December The Lauries Centre

Essential Digital Skills

Course When Where
Level 1 Functional Skills in ITC Wednesdays, 8 September to 24 November The Lauries Centre
Level 2 Functional Skills in ITC Thursdays, 9 September to 25 November The Lauries Centre
Getting the Most Out of Microsoft Office Fridays, 10 September to 26 November The Lauries Centre
Easy Steps Fridays, 17 September to 15 October The Lauries Centre
Easy Steps Fridays, 5 November to 3 December The Lauries Centre

Family Learning

Course When Where
Support a Child’s Learning for School Volunteers Monday, 13 September Online
Safeguarding Workshop for School Volunteers Friday, 17 September Online
Equality & Diversity Workshop for School Volunteers Friday, 24 September Online
EAL School Volunteer Training for School Volunteers Wednesdays, 10 November to 8 December TBC
Level 2 Food Safety for Parents & Carers Tuesdays, 7 September to 28 September Online
Level 2 Food Safety for Parents & Carers Fridays, 10 September to 8 October Tomorrow’s Women
Eat Well to Keep Well at Home Workshop for Parents & Carers Tuesday, 14 September Online
Food & Mood Workshop for Parents & Carers Tuesday, 21 September Online
Positive Emotional Wellbeing Workshop for Parents & Carers Tuesday, 28 September Online
Food Safety Workshop for Parents & Carers Tuesday, 5 October Online
Support a Child’s Learning Tuesdays, 7 September to 19 October Wirral Change
Starting Out With Phonics (Pre-School) Monday, 13 September Online
Supporting Spelling @ Home Tuesdays, 14 September to 21 September Online
Supporting Reading @ Home Wednesdays, 15 September to 22 September Online
Moving On With Phonics (Reception - Year 1) Monday, 20 September Online
Reading With Children Monday, 20 September Online
Learning Through Play Monday, 27 September Online
Recycling Box Maths (Reception - Year 2) Monday, 27 September Online
Introduction to Phonics Tuesdays, 28 September to 12 October Online
Reading Well With Children Wednesdays, 29 September to 13 October Online
Recycling Box Maths (EAL Families) Monday, 4 October Online
Stories & Storytelling Monday, 4 October Online
Supporting Learning @ Home Monday, 11 October Online
Support Your Child’s Literacy & Numeracy Development Mondays, 11 October to 18 October Online
Recycling Box Maths (Reception - Year 2) Monday, 18 October Online
Storysacks Workshop Tuesday, 19 October Online
Inspiring Families Workshop Wednesday, 20 October Online

Practical and Creative Skills

Course When Where
Floristry Workshop Tuesday, 7 September Building Bridges Community Centre
Introduction to Floristry Mondays, 13 September to 11 October The Lauries Centre
Introduction to Floristry Mondays, 1 November to 29 November The Lauries Centre
Tree & Shrub Identification Thursdays, 16 September to 30 September Wirral Environmental Network
Tree & Shrub Pruning Thursdays, 7 October to 11 November Wirral Environmental Network
Level 1 Sewing Techniques Tuesdays, 7 September to 7 December The Lauries Centre
Level 2 Sewing Techniques Thursdays, 9 September to 9 December The Lauries Centre
Setting Up & Using Your Sewing Machine (Beginners) Mondays, 13 September to 11 October The Lauries Centre
Beginners Guide to Upcycling & Recyling - Customise, Adapt & Improve Your Garments Wednesdays, 15 September to 13 October The Lauries Centre
Introduction to Making Soft Furnishings Wednesdays, 15 September to 13 October The Lauries Centre
Setting Up a Micro-Business for Sewing Ideas Fridays, 17 September to 15 October The Lauries Centre
Beginners Guide to Using an Overlocker Fridays, 17 September to 15 October The Lauries Centre
Simple Sewing Projects Using a Domestic Machine (Beginners) Mondays, 1 November to 29 November The Lauries Centre
Introduction to Pattern Cutting for Children’s Clothes Mondays, 1 November to 29 November The Lauries Centre
Level 1 Fashion Upcycling & Sustainabilty Wednesdays, 3 November to 9 February The Lauries Centre
Supporting a Micro-Business Sewing Techniques (Marketing & Social Media) Fridays, 5 November to 3 December The Lauries Centre
Understanding & Altering Patterns Fridays, 5 November to 3 December The Lauries Centre

Skills for Employment and Volunteering

Course When Where
Level 1 Child Development Mondays, 6 September to 22 November Online
Level 1 Introduction to BSL for Work & Volunteering Tuesdays, 7 September to 23 November The Lauries Centre
Level 2 Child Development Wednesdays, 8 September to 8 December Online
Level 1 Teaching Assistant Wednesdays, 8 September to 8 December Wirral Multicultural Organisation
Level 1 Teaching Assistant Mondays & Thursdays, 9 September to 13 December Online
Level 2 Intro to Supporting Children & Young People with Learning Disability Thursdays, 16 September to 14 October Online
Level 1 Health & Safety in Construction With CSCS Card Date to be confirmed. Please call 0151 666 3330 to register your interest.