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  1. Numeracy and ESOL - the language of maths - Level 1/2
    Course start date:  Thu 19 Sep 2024

    Location on this date:  Keeley Street

    Do you want to learn important numeracy skills that focuses on learning and becoming confident in applying everyday mathematical language in a range of different settings and common contexts? This course will allow students to build confidence and develop the application of more advanced skills in the areas of Number, Measure, Shape and Space, Handling Data and Talking Maths. You will also learn how to identify, read, write, and apply two or more steps to mathematical processes such as calculating with whole numbers and common decimals, percentages and fractions and using measurement. This course will also help you develop key mathematical problem-solving and reasoning skills which are important skills needed in our daily lives.

    Free course: This is a Multiply course. Multiply is a new government programme to help adults improve their numeracy skills. This course is free for Londoners aged 19 or over. For more information Click here

    Full fee £0.00
  2. German for opera lovers (intermediate and advanced)
    Course start date:  Tue 24 Sep 2024 (and 2 other dates)

    Location on this date:  Keeley Street

    Tutors:  Katja Parmar
    This is a German language course for lovers of German operas.
    Full fee £49.00 Senior fee £39.00 Concession £32.00
  3. Climate change: a brief introduction
    Course start date:  Thu 3 Oct 2024

    Location on this date:  Keeley Street

    Tutors:  Gary Retallick
    We hear and read about climate change every day. Yet it is hard to keep up and get the big picture. Join us to slow down and get a sense of how the problem of climate change has emerged, what is being done about it and what more needs doing.
    Full fee £49.00 Senior fee £39.00 Concession £32.00
  4. Becoming a confident online citizen: from bills, banking, and shopping to government services, job applications and streaming (foundation)
    Course start date:  Thu 7 Nov 2024

    Location on this date:  Keeley Street

    Our day-to-day activities from banking to shopping to paying bills are increasingly online. This course will make sure you can do this confidently and safely. You will learn how to access and use different services such as banks, utilities, local authorities, the NHS, the benefits system and online retailers such as Amazon. You will work on how to compare different products, prices, and other options, as well as how to aware of possible scams. You will learn how to upload documents and images. And you will investigate some of the most useful sites for job seeking, finding reliable information and accessing streaming safely. You will do all of this while also remaining safe and secure online.

    This course is FREE if you are employed and on a low wage or you are claiming benefits. For more information Click here

    Full fee £39.00 Senior fee £31.00 Concession £20.00
  5. Workplace communication skills: how to be confident writing a CV and applying for jobs (level 1-level 2)
    Course start date:  Thu 21 Nov 2024

    Location on this date:  Keeley Street

    Your CV is usually the best chance you have to make a good impression on a potential employer. Too many CVs are badly written and fail to address what the employer is looking for. Don't let yours be one of these!

    On this course you will gain the skills and confidence you need to apply for work successfully. You will focus on where to look for work, the different ways of applying for work, the best language to use on CVs and applications as well as how to prepare for interviews.

    By the of the course you will confident you can find the work you are looking for.

    You need to do a pre-course activity to make sure this is the right course for you. Contact / 020 8078 0489 for information and to book a pre-course assessment. Or you can click the Start Assessment button on this page.

    This course is FREE if you are employed and on a low wage or you are claiming benefits. For more information Click here

    Full fee £19.00 Senior fee £15.00 Concession £10.00
  6. French pronunciation through songs
    Course start date:  Thu 13 Feb 2025

    Location on this date:  Keeley Street

    Tutors:  Estelle Hélouin
    Whether you are a shower singer, an experienced singer or just like listening to songs in French, this course is for anyone who would like to improve their French pronunciation while enjoying beautiful songs from different French speaking countries.
    Full fee £49.00 Senior fee £39.00 Concession £32.00
  7. Dante and philosophy
    Course start date:  Thu 6 Mar 2025

    Location on this date:  Keeley Street

    Tutors:  Karl White
    This course on Dante aims to introduce students to his world of thought in order to enhance and deepen their enjoyment of his poetry.
    Full fee £19.00 Senior fee £15.00 Concession £12.00
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