Our new 20/21 academic year timetable commenced in September 2020. Please contact us via email: lifelonglearning@wirral.gov.uk or call 0151 666 3330 or 07789 922542 with any enquiries or to register your interest. You must be aged 19 or over to enrol. You can also follow us on our Facebook page.

If you're unemployed, in receipt of benefits or earn less that £18,135 our courses are completely free.

ESOL

Course When Where
ESOL - Pre Entry Mondays, 14 September to 7 December Wirral Change
ESOL Getting Started - Pre Entry Mondays, 14 September to 7 December Wirral Multicultural Organisation
ESOL - Pre Entry - Catch Up Mondays, 14 September to 7 December Wirral Multicultural Organisation
ESOL Reading Skills - Pre Entry Tuesdays, 15 September to 8 December Wirral Change
ESOL Writing Skills - Pre Entry Wednesdays, 16 September to 9 December Wirral Change
ESOL Getting Started - Pre Entry Wednesdays, 16 September to 9 December The Lauries Centre
ESOL - Pre Entry - Catch Up Wednesdays, 16 September to 9 December The Lauries Centre
ESOL Digital Skills - Getting Started - Pre Entry Thursdays, 17 September to 22 October The Lauries Centre
ESOL - Pre Entry - Catch Up Thursdays, 17 September to 22 October The Lauries Centre
ESOL Speaking and Listening - Pre Entry Thursdays, 17 September to 10 December Wirral Change
ESOL - Entry 2 Mondays, 14 September to 7 December Wirral Change
ESOL - Entry 2 - Catch Up Mondays, 14 September to 7 December Wirral Change
Introduction to Social Care PPE - Module 1 - Entry 3 Tuesdays, 15 September to 20 October Wirral Change
Introduction to Social Care - Module 1 - Entry 2 Tuesdays, 15 September to 20 October Wirral Change
Introduction to Social Care - Module 1 - Entry 1 Tuesdays, 15 September to 20 October Wirral Change
ESOL Speaking and Listening Skills - Entry 1 Tuesdays, 15 September to 8 December Wirral Multicultural Organisation
ESOL Speaking and Listening Skills - Entry 3 Tuesdays, 15 September to 8 December The Lauries Centre
ESOL Writing Skills - Entry 3 Tuesdays, 15 September to 8 December The Lauries Centre
ESOL Reading Skills - Entry 3 Tuesdays, 15 September to 8 December The Lauries Centre
ESOL Reading and Conversation Tuesdays, 15 September to 20 October Wirral Change
Introduction to Citizenship Tuesdays, 15 September to 20 October Wirral Change
ESOL Writing Skills - Entry 2 Wednesdays, 16 September to 9 December The Lauries Centre
ESOL Getting Started with Phonics - Entry 2 Wednesdays, 16 September to 9 December The Lauries Centre
ESOL Grammar and Vocabulary - Entry 2 - Catch Up Wednesdays, 16 September to 21 October The Lauries Centre
ESOL - Entry 3 - Catch Up Wednesdays, 16 September to 9 December Online
ESOL Speaking and Listening Skills - Entry 2 Thursdays, 17 September to 10 December The Lauries Centre
ESOL Conversation Class - Entry 2 Thursdays, 17 September to 22 October The Lauries Centre
ESOL Writing Skills - Entry 3 Thursdays, 17 September to 10 December Wirral Multicultural Organisation
ESOL Reading Skills - Entry 3 Thursdays, 17 September to 10 December Wirral Multicultural Organisation
ESOL Getting Started with Phonics - Entry 3 Fridays, 18 September to 23 October Online
ESOL Getting Started with Phonics - Entry 1 Fridays, 18 September to 23 October Online
ESOL Working with Children - Unit 1 - Numeracy Fridays, 18 September to 23 October Wirral Change
ESOL Support Childs Learning at School - Unit 2 - Entry 3 Fridays, 18 September to 11 October Wirral Change
ESOL Community Interpreting - Unit 1 - Level 1 Tuesdays, 15 September to 20 October Wirral Change
ESOL Community Interpreting - Unit 1 - Level 1 Tuesdays, 3 November to 8 December The Lauries Centre

Maths and English

Course When Where
Improve your English Mondays, 14 September to 7 December The Lauries Centre
English - Catch Up Mondays, 14 September to 19 October The Lauries Centre
Improve Your Grammar and Punctuation Tuesdays, 15 September to 8 December The Lauries Centre
Functional Skills English - Level 1 Tuesdays, 15 September to 8 December The Lauries Centre
Improve Your English Wednesdays, 16 September to 9 December The Lauries Centre
English - Catch Up Wednesdays, 16 September to 21 October The Lauries Centre
Improve Your Reading Skills - Getting Started Wednesdays, 16 September to 9 December The Lauries Centre
Functional Skills English - Entry 3 Thursdays, 17 September to 10 December The Lauries Centre
English - Catch Up Thursdays, 17 September to 22 October The Lauries Centre
Improve Your English Thursdays, 17 September to 10 December The Lauries Centre
Functional Skills Maths Mondays, 14 September to 7 December The Lauries Centre
Maths - Catch Up Mondays, 14 September to 19 October The Lauries Centre
Improve Your Maths Mondays, 14 September to 7 December The Lauries Centre
Improve Your Maths Tuesdays, 15 September to 8 December The Lauries Centre
Functional Skills Maths Thursdays, 17 September to 10 December The Lauries Centre
Improve Your Maths Wednesdays, 16 September to 9 December Online
Improve Your Maths Thursdays, 17 September to 10 December The Lauries Centre

Computer and Digital Skills

Course When Where
Using MS Office Tuesdays, 15 September to 13 October Online
Functional Skills in ITC - Level 1 Wednesdays, 16 September to 25 November The Lauries Centre
Introduction to MS Office (Beginners Guide) - Level 1 Thursdays, 17 September to 15 October The Lauries Centre
Introduction to MS Office (Beginners Guide) - Level 1 Thursdays, 5 November to 3 December The Lauries Centre
Introduction to MS Office (Beginners Guide) - Level 1 Thursdays, 5 November to 3 December Online
Getting the Most Out of MS Office - Level 1 Fridays, 18 September to 27 November The Lauries Centre
Getting the Most Out of MS Office - Level 1 (Fast Track) Fridays, 18 September to 27 November The Lauries Centre
Introduction to MS Office (Beginners Guide) - Level 1 Tuesdays, 22 September to 20 October Online
Prepare for Online Interviews Tuesday, 15 September Online
IT for Work: Skills Check Wednesday, 16 September Online
Introduction to MS Office (Beginners Guide) - Level 1 Thursdays, 17 September to 15 October Online
Introduction to MS Office (Beginners Guide) - Level 1 Thursdays, 5 November to 3 December Online
Keeping Your Child Safe Online (Issues and Practical Tips) Thursday, 17 September Online
Getting the Most Out of Office - Level 1 Fridays, 18 September to 27 September Online
Monitoring Your Child's Use of Games and Internet Through Simple Phone Apps Friday, 18 September Online
Introduction Workshop to the MS Office Suite Monday, 21 September Online
Introduction Workshop to the MS Office Suite Monday, 2 November Online
Introduction to MS Office (Beginners Guide) - Level 1 Tuesdays, 22 September to 20 October Online
Getting the Most Out of Your Tablet or iPad Monday, 28 September Online
Getting the Most Out of Your Tablet or iPad Monday, 9 November Online
Essential Digital Skills-Quals for Work Monday, 5 October Online
Essential Digital Skills-Qualifications for Work Monday, 16 November Online
Selling Online - Hints, Tips and Techniques Monday, 12 October Online
Selling Online - Hints, Tips and Techniques Monday, 23 November Online
Beginners Guide to Online Shopping - Keep It Safe, Hints and Tips Tuesday, 13 October Online
Beginners Guide to Online Shopping - Keep It Safe, Hints and Tips Tuesday, 24 November Online

Family Learning

Course When Where
Phonics workshop for parents/carers of Foundation and Key Stage 1 children Monday 12 October Online
Phonics workshop for parents/carers of Foundation and Key Stage 1 children Tuesday 20 October Online
Phonics course for parents/carers of Foundation and Key Stage 1 children Mondays, 2 to 16 November Online
Story Sacks workshop for parents/carers of Foundation and Key Stage 1 children Tuesday 13 October Online
Story Sacks workshop for parents/carers of Foundation and Key Stage 1 children Monday 19 October Online
Story Sacks course for parents/carers of Foundation and Key Stage 1 children Mondays, 2 to 16 November Online
Story Sacks course for parents/carers of Foundation and Key Stage 1 children Tuesdays, 3 to 17 November Online
Read with Me worshop for parents/carers of Foundation and Key Stage 1 children Tuesday 13 October Online
Read with Me course for Parents/Carers of Foundation and Key Stage 1 children Tuesdays, 3 to 17 November Online
Fun with Numbers course for parents/carers of Foundation and Key Stage 1 children Fridays, 9 to 23 October Online
Christmas Story workshop for parents/carers of Foundation and Key Stage 1 children Mondays, 23 to 30 November Online
Spelling Bee course for parents/carers of Key Stage 2 children Mondays, 2 to 16 November Online
Book Club Workshop for parents/carers of Key Stage 2 children Tuesday 20 October Online
Book Club course for parents/carers of Key Stage 2 children Mondays, 2 to 16 November Online
Support your Child's maths for parents/carers of Key Stage 2 children Wednesdays, 7 October to 18 November Online
Support your child's Maths for parents/carers of Key Stage 2 children Fridays, 9 October to 23 October Online
Times Tables workshop for parents/carers of Key Stage 2 children Wednesday 7 October Online
Times Tables workshop for parents/carers of Key Stage 2 children Friday 9 October Online
Story Sacks course Fridays, 9 to 23 October Wirral Change
Spelling Bee course Fridays, 6 to 20 November Wirral Change
Support your Child's Maths Fridays, 6 November to 4 December Wirral Change
Identifying and controlling Allergy Risk in Food - Level 2 Tuesdays, 6 October to 10 November Online
Food Safety in Catering - Level 2 Tuesdays, 6 October to 10 November Online

Practical and Creative Skills

Course When Where
Floristry - Level 1 Tuesdays, 15 September to 24 November The Lauries Centre
Basic Mood and Design Boards Mondays, 2 November to 30 November The Lauries Centre
Introduction Workshop to Gardening For Employment and Volunteering Thursday, 17 September Wirral Environmental Network
Gardening For Employment and Volunteering - Level 1 Thursday, 24 September to 10 December Wirral Environmental Network
Setting Up and Using Your Sewing Machine (Beginners) Mondays, 14 September to 12 October The Lauries Centre
Simple Sewing Projects Using a Domestic Machine Tuesdays, 15 September to 13 October The Lauries Centre
Upcycling and Recycling - Customise, Adapt and Improve Your Garments (Beginners Guide) Tuesdays, 15 September to 13 October The Lauries Centre
Fashion Upcycling and Sustainability - Level 1 Tuesdays, 3 November to 2 February The Lauries Centre
Sewing Techniques - Level 2 Wednesdays, 16 September to 9 December The Lauries Centre
Exploring Different Sewing Techniques on a Domestic Machine (Intermediate) Thursdays, 17 September to 15 October The Lauries Centre
Face Masks - Make Customised Masks For You and Loved Ones Thursdays, 17 September to 15 October The Lauries Centre
Using an Overlocker (Beginners Guide) Fridays, 18 September to 16 October The Lauries Centre

Skills for Employment and Volunteering

Course When Where
BSL (British Sign Language) For Work and Volunteering - Level 1 Mondays, 14 September to 23 November The Lauries Centre
Teaching Assistant Online Workshop - Level 1 Friday, 11 September Online
Teaching Assistant Course - Level 1 Wednesdays, 16 September to 9 December Wirral Multicultural Organisation
Teaching Assistant Course - Level 1 Thursdays and Fridays, 17 September to 11 December Online
Level 1 Award Infection Control and Prevention Tuesdays, 15 September to 20 October Online
Level 2 Understanding Safeguarding For Work Education and Life Tuesdays, 15 September to 20 October Online
Level 1 Award Infection Control and Prevention Fridays, 18 September to 2 October The Lauries Centre
Level 2 Food Safety Tuesdays, 22 September to 20 October Online
Level 2 Food Safety Wednesdays, 7 October to 4 November

Online

Level 2 Food Safety Tuesdays, 17 November to 8 December Online