Active Learning

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Courses for adults with learning disabilities and difficulties

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

The health and safety of our learners and staff is paramount. We will be following government advice and guidelines at all times. Please note restrictions will be in place and your course may be delivered very differently.

Welcome to our Active Learning programme. There is a wide range of courses to help you learn new skills for the workplace and/or improve your existing ones to become more independent in your daily life.

Course details

You can find information about the courses by downloading and printing the Active Learning course information.

Learning for Work

On this course you will develop the skills and confidence that you will need for work. You will have the opportunity to work with a Job Coach. Part of some courses may be online. They cover:

  • art
  • building skills for work
  • catering
  • crafts and textiles
  • customer service admin
  • horticulture

Independent Living Skills 

On the Independent Living Skills course you will explore skills you need to help you in your daily life. You will study life skills plus three of the following:

  • cooking
  • creative arts and crafts
  • cultural studies
  • gardening
  • ICT
  • languages
  • music
  • my world
  • performing arts

For learners with complex needs we offer two subjects: cooking and art. 

We also offer short termly courses, please ask at your interview.


Current learners will have a telephone interview. New learners will have a face to face interview.

From Monday 7 June 2021 call 024 7697 5200 to book an interview. See our Active Learning Flyer.

Apply for Active learning

Our courses are now full for 2021 to 2022. For an enrolment form, please email [email protected] during term-time.

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