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Introduction to Cake Decoration View details

During this course you will learn the very basic skills of cake decorating which will enable you to decorate a cake suitable for Christmas. You will prepare and cover a cake with fondant icing and marzipan which will then be decorated with decorations made in the class. These decorations will be made from sugar modelling paste and using very basic sugarcraft modelling tools. You will also learn the basics of storing and transporting the decorated cake along with basic food hygiene principals.

Online Taster: Essential Oils for Health View details

Join Aromatherapist, Carol Miller for a fun filled session of essential oil education and learn about using pure therapeutic grade essential oils for your health, for your family and in your home. In this taster session, you will discover what an essential oil is and why purity is important. You'll learn the different ways to apply and use them safely and how they can support your physical, emotional and mental wellbeing, as well as providing low-toxic solutions for your home. To start with we look at just 3 oils and explore their different uses and share which you are most likely to use yourself; you will need a notebook. Be prepared to be amazed and ready to ask questions; the final part of this taster course will be a Q&A Session. With over 40 years experience using Essential Oils I am really excited to share my experience with you. It's a great way to learn and discover the powerful benefits of Essential Oils and sharing your experiences with like minded people

Online Taster: Minimising the risks of being online View details

Do you know how to identify the signs of an scam email? How do you protect your personal information online? We will be sharing some advice and tips

Online Taster: Psychiatric diagnosis – science or pseudo-science? View details

Recent research questions the usefulness of Psychiatric classifications such as Schizophrenia, Bipolar, depression and many other mental disorders. In this session you will discuss the usefulness of some of these diagnoses and examine the science behind them. This also provides an introduction to a course to be made available online which looks at the diagnosis, explanations and treatments for Schizophrenia, Bipolar, Depression, Phobia's, OCD, Eating Disorders and Autism.

Online Taster: Sustainable Fashion View details

Sustainable fashion not only covers the types of clothing that we buy but also what we do with the clothing once we have finished with it. This taster will highlight some of the points that we need to think about when buying clothes and other textiles.

British Sign Language Basics View details

This is a Basic BSL course that will cover a range of different topics to help to build the learners sign vocabulary and perhaps evoke a desire to learn more sign to enable more communication with the deaf community!

Level 3 Award in Education and Training (Distance Learning) View details

The NCFE Level 3 Award in Education is for anyone wanting to teach in the post 16 learning sector. It is an introductory course; offering 12 credits. It prepares students to teach sessions to adult learners. It will be delivered using face to face online sessions and a full classroom based session in Bristol where you will deliver your micro-teach.

British Sign Language Basics - Taster View details

This is a Basic BSL course that will cover a range of different topics to help to build the learners sign vocabulary and perhaps evoke a desire to learn more sign to enable more communication with the deaf community!

Online Taster: Calligraphy View details

Ever wanted to try your hand at calligraphy, but there are no suitable classes in the area that fit with your free time? Have you seen calligraphy on the internet or in books and equipment for sale but don’t know where to start, then this could be the course for you. Working on-line with an experienced calligraphy tutor you can try your hand at modern calligraphy from the comfort of your own home as part of a group of beginners. All guidelines will be provided, techniques will be demonstrated and you will have the opportunity to explore this fascinating art. This course is suitable for complete beginners or those who may have done calligraphy when at school. Modern calligraphy is ideal for those who make cards and can be a very relaxing hobby or a great start to traditional calligraphy journey. Equipment is reasonably priced and readily available from art shops and stationers or on-line.

Online Taster: Creative Writing, The Short Story View details

A course that will explore elements of the short story as a form of prose fiction writing that has been recognised for hundreds of years. Looking at examples of short story writing through history, why they are so important to us and at what makes a successful short story. The course will also look at approaches to short story writing and to their publication.