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Torfaen Adult Community Learning | Spring and Summer 2024

For more information about a course, select the course title and register your interest.

Alternatively, call 01633 647647 and a member of our team will be pleased to help.

Centre Key:  CR = Croesyceiliog CEC,  PS = Power Station, SE = Pontypool CEC (The Settlement)

Essential Skills

Our Essential Skills courses are available day and evening throughout Torfaen. You can join our classes any time during the year.

 Course Title  Fee

Improve your English

Join at any time

Free*

Improve your Maths

Join at any time

Free*

Improve your Digital Skills

Join at any time

Free*

English for Speakers of Other Languages

Join at any time

Free*

* Centre user membership fees apply.

Qualifications and Skills for Employment

 Qualifications

 

CITB Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) tests

SE

To express interest or enquire further, individuals can contact the Torfaen Adult Community Learning team via phone on 01633 647647 or email at course.enq@torfaen.gov.uk

 

RSPH Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment

SE

To express interest or enquire further, individuals can contact the Torfaen Adult Community Learning team via phone on 01633 647647 or email at course.enq@torfaen.gov.uk

 

Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention and Control for Special Procedures Practitioners

SE

To express interest or enquire further, individuals can contact the Torfaen Adult Community Learning team via phone on 01633 647647 or email at course.enq@torfaen.gov.uk

CodeTitleVenueDayStart DateStart TimeEnd TimeDurationFee
Introduction to Teaching Assistants

SEC010

Introduction to Teaching Assistant

CR

Tu

30/04/24

19:00

21:00

8 Weeks

Free

SES031 Introduction to Teaching Assistant SE W 01/05/24 09:30 11:30 8 Weeks Free
Level 2 Food Safety in Catering
DGC038 Level 2 Food Safety in Catering CR Tu 16/04/24 09:00 16:30 1 Session Free
Level 2 Award in First Aid Essentials

DGC029

Level 2 Award in First Aid Essentials

CR

F

22/03/24

09:00

16:30

1 Session

Free

DGC033

Level 2 Award in First Aid Essentials

Blaenavon

Tu

14/05/24

09:00

16:30

1 Session

Free

DGP019

Level 2 Award in First Aid Essentials

PS

W

12/06/24

09:00

16:30

1 Session

Free

DGC037

Level 2 Award in First Aid Essentials

CR

F

12/07/24

09:00

16:30

1 Session

Free

Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid

DGC028

Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid

CR

M

11/03/24

09:00

16:30

1 Session

Free

DGS007

Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid

SE

F

17/05/24

09:00

16:30

1 Session

Free

DGC034

Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid

CR

F

07/06/24

09:00

16:30

1 Session

Free

DGP020

Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid

PS

M

29/07/24

09:00

16:30

1 Session

Free

Restart a Heart (Non-Accredited)

DGC031

Restart a Heart

CR

F

15/03/24

10:00

12:00

1 Session

Free

DGP015

Restart a Heart

PS

F

19/04/24

10:00

12:00

1 Session

Free

DGP017

Restart a Heart

PS

W

29/05/24

10:00

12:00

1 Session

Free

DGC035

Restart a Heart

CR

M

17/06/24

10:00

12:00

1 Session

Free

DGS008

Restart a Heart

SE

F

05/07/24

10:00

12:00

1 Session

Free

Paediatric First Aid Awareness (Non-Accredited)

DGC032

Paediatric First Aid

CR

F

15/03/24

13:00

15:00

1 Session

Free

DGP016

Paediatric First Aid

PS

F

19/04/24

13:00

15:00

1 Session

Free

DGP018

Paediatric First Aid

PS

W

29/05/24

13:00

15:00

1 Session

Free

DGC036

Paediatric First Aid

CR

M

17/06/24

13:00

15:00

1 Session

Free

DGS009

Paediatric First Aid

SE

F

05/07/24

13:00

15:00

1 Session

Free

Multiply

Multiply is a new UK Government funded programme to help adults improve their numeracy skills.  

Who’s it for?

Our free Multiply courses are for anyone living in Torfaen County Borough over the age of 19, and do not already have a GCSE at grade C, or equivalent, in Maths. If you are looking to boost your confidence in numeracy in your home or work life, The Torfaen Multiply team is here to help. This project is funded through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund.

CodeCourse Title VenueDayStart DateStart TimeEnd TimeDurationFee

MMC014

Numeracy Skills

Croesyceiliog CEC

Thu

Join anytime

09:30

11:30

Ongoing

Free

MMA032

Introduction to Self Employment in the Hair and Beauty Sector

Mac Ed

Training Academy

Mon

11/03/24

09:30

15:00

2 Sessions

Free

MMC025

Beat It! With Upbeat

Croesyceiliog CEC

Wed

03/04/24

13:00

14:00

1 Session

Free

MMC026 Beat It! With Upbeat Croesyceiliog CEC Thu 04/04/24 13:00 14:00 1 Session Free
MMA047 Maths Moves: Groove to Improve Vibe Studios, Griffithstown Tue 09/04/24 18:30 20:00 6 Sessions Free

MMA045

Introduction to Air Fryers

Cwmbran United Reformed Church

Wed

10/04/24

12:00

14:00

4 Sessions

Free

MMA044

Introduction to Air Fryers

Talywain Rugby Club

Tue

16/04/24

12:00

14:00

3 Sessions

Free

Art and Craft 

Lifestyle and leisure courses

CodeTitleVenueDayStart DateStart TimeEnd TimeDuration Fee
Beginners Sewing Workshop

FAS018

Beginners Sewing Workshop

SE

Th

09/05/24

12:30

16:30

1 Session

£22.00

Cake Decorating and Sugarcraft
FAC145 Easter Themed Cupcake Wreath CR Th 28/03/24 10:00 13:00 1 Session £22.75
FAP005 Cake Decorating and Sugarcraft PS M 08/04/24 19:00 21:00 10 Weeks £86.50
FAC074 Cake Decorating and Sugarcraft CR Th 11/04/24 10:00 12:00 10 Weeks £86.50
Ceramics and Pottery  

FAC072

Ceramics and Pottery Workshop

CR

Sa

16/03/24

10:00

15:00

1 Session

£27.25

FAC075

Ceramics and Pottery Workshop

CR

Sa

20/04/24

10:00

15:00

1 Session

£27.25

FAC083

Ceramics and Pottery Workshop

CR

Sa

18/05/24

10:00

15:00

1 Session

£27.25

FAC086 Ceramics and Pottery Workshop CR Sa 15/06/24 10:00 15:00 1 Session £27.25
FAC088 Ceramics and Pottery Workshop CR Sa 20/07/24 10:00 15:00 1 Session £27.25
Pebble Art Workshop
FAC143 Pebble Art Workshop CR W 20/03/24 18:00 20:30 1 Session £20.63
Sewing - Make your own Clothes
FAC140 Sewing Make your Own Clothes CR W 06/03/24 12:30 14:30 12 Weeks £103.50
The Sewing Hub

FAS016

The Sewing Hub

SE

Th

21/03/24

12:30

16:30

1 Session

£17.00

FAS017

The Sewing Hub

SE

Th

25/04/24

12:30

16:30

1 Session

£17.00

FAS019 The Sewing Hub SE Th 23/05/24 12:30 16:30 1 Session £17.00
FAS020 The Sewing Hub SE Th 27/06/24 12:30 16:30 1 Session £17.00
FAS021 The Sewing Hub SE Th 18/07/24 12:30 16:30 1 Session £17.00
Upcycling Jars and Paper Flowers
FAC142 Upcycling Jars and Paper Flowers CR Sa 20/04/24 10:00 14:00 1 Session £27.00
Wire Jewellery
FAC141 Wire and Bead Dragonfly Decoration CR Sa 16/03/24 10:00 14:00 1 Session £27.00
Woodturning

FAC073

Woodturning Day School

CR

Sa

16/03/24

10:00

15:00

1 Session

£40.35

FAC085

Woodturning Day School

CR

Sa

20/04/24

10:00

15:00

1 Session

£40.35

FAC076

Woodturning

CR

M

22/04/24

09:30

12:00

12 Weeks

£171.60

FAC077 Woodturning CR M 22/04/24 13:00 15:30 12 Weeks £171.60
FAC078 Woodturning CR M 22/04/22 18:30 21:00 12 Weeks £171.60
FAC079 Woodturning CR Tu 23/04/24 09:30 12:00 12 Weeks £171.60
FAC080 Woodturning CR Tu 23/04/24 13:00 15:30 12 Weeks £171.60
FAC081 Woodturning CR Tu 23/04/24 18:30 21:30 12 Weeks £171.60
FAC084 Woodturning Day School CR Sa 18/05/24 10:00 15:00 1 Session £40.35
FAC089 Woodturning Day School CR Sa 20/07/24 10:00 15:00 1 Session £40.35

Cookery Courses

Explore different cultures and their traditional cuisine through our world of cookery courses.  Learn about good food choices, healthy foods, balancing your diet and cost effective cooking.  Have a go at baking your own bread and cakes and decorating them to impress your family and friends.

Lifestyle and leisure courses

CodeTitleVenueDayStart DateStart TimeEnd TimeDuration Fee
Asian Inspirations
FAC122 Asian Inspirations CR W 19/06/24 18:30 20:30 4 Weeks £40.50**
**Ingredients for the first session included.
Bread Making Day

FAC109

Bread Making Day

CR

Tu

19/03/24

10:30

15:30

1 Session

£27.13*

FAC110

Bread Making Day

CR

W

20/03/24

16:00

20:30

1 Session

£27.13*

FAC123

Bread Making Day

CR

Tu

16/07/24

10:30

15:00

1 Session

£27.13*

 *Ingredients included.

Fakeaway/Takeaway
FAC116 Fakeaway/Takeaway CR Tu 14/05/24 18:30 20:30 4 Weeks £40.50**
**Ingredients for the first session included.
Indian Cookery

FAC138

Indian Thali

CR

Sa

16/03/24

10:30

14:30

1 Session

£25.00*

FAC111

Indian Cookery

CR

Tu

09/04/24

10:30

12:30

2 Weeks

£22.00**

FAC144

Indian Feast Platter

CR

Th

11/04/24

18:30

21:00

4 Weeks

£49.00**

*Ingredients included.

**Ingredients for the first session included.

Italian Cookery
FAC118 Italian Cuisine Made Easy CR W 15/05/24 18:30 20:30 4 Weeks £40.50**
FAC120 Italian Cuisine Made Easy CR Tu 18/06/24 18:30 20:30 4 Weeks £40.50**

*Ingredients included.

**Ingredients for the first session included.

Jamaican Cookery
FAC115 Sweet Heat Jamaican Cookery CR Tu 14/05/24 10:30 12:30 4 Weeks £40.50**
**Ingredients for the first session included.
Mexican Cookery
FAC114 Mexican Cuisine CR W

10/04/24

18:30 20:30 2 Weeks £22.00**
FAC129 Mexican Cookery Day CR Sa

18/05/24

10:30 14:30 1 Session £25.00*
FAC121 Mexican Cuisine CR W

19/06/24

10:30 12:30 4 Weeks £40.50**

*Ingredients included.

**Ingredients for the first session included.

Pastries and Buns
FAC130 Pastries and Buns CR Sa 15/06/24 10:00 14:30 1 Session £27.13*
*Ingredients included.
Perfect Pies

FAC124

Perfect Pies

CR

W

17/07/24

10:30

14:30

1 Session

£25.00*

*Ingredients included.

Store Cupboard Recipes
FAC113 Store Cupboard Recipes CR W 10/04/24 10:30 12:30 2 Weeks £22.00**
**Ingredients for the first session included.
Thai Cookery
FAC112 Thai Cookery CR Tu 09/04/24 18:30 20:30 2 Weeks £22.00**
**Ingredients for the first session included.
Vegetarian Delights
FAC119 Vegetarian Delights CR Tu 18/06/24 10:30 12:30 4 Weeks £40.50**
**Ingredients for the first session included.
Welsh Cuisine
FAC117 Welsh Cuisine CR W 15/05/24 10:30 12:30 4 Weeks £40.50**
**Ingredients for the first session included.

Languages 

General Education courses

CodeTitleVenueDayStart DateStart TimeEnd TimeDuration Fee
Spanish

FLC015

Holiday Spanish

CR

M

08/04/2024

19:00

21:00

6 Weeks

£52.50

General Education

CodeTitleVenueDayStart DateStart TimeEnd TimeDuration Fee
Astronomy

FGC005

Astronomy

CR

W

24/04/24

19:00

21:00

10 Weeks

£86.50

FGP014

Astronomy

PS

F

26/04/24

13:00

15:00

10 Weeks

£86.50

Creative Writing
FAP006 Creative Writing PS F 28/04/24 10:00 12:00 10 Weeks £86.50
Psychology
FGP013 Psychology PS F 26/04/24 10:00 12:00 10 Weeks £86.50
Last Modified: 01/03/2024
For more information contact:

Torfaen Adult Community Learning

Tel: 01633 647647

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