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We have courses at a variety of levels for English, maths and digital skills, including English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). We offer initial assessments for all of our English, maths and ESOL classes so that you are placed on the right course for you, and our tutors provide support and encouragement to help you progress. Our courses are designed around you, so you’ll learn the skills that are relevant to your life and you’ll be able to progress towards qualifications at the pace that suits you. Our digital courses include beginner computer skills and courses to develop your skills in particular areas like Word, Excel or using email. We also run digital courses to get you started and active on social media and to help you make the most of your phone or tablet. All courses are open to everyone and the tutor will work with you to make sure you are able to learn what is most relevant to your particular needs.

Get Ready for ESOL Entry 3 Speaking and Listening View details

Before you can join this course, you will need to talk to a member of staff and do an initial assessment to make sure the course is right for you. For more information and to book an appointment please call 0300 303 3464. This course will provide you with an introduction to E3 speaking and listening. In this course you will develop the accuracy and fluency of your spoken English by taking part in different speaking activities such as role plays, pair work and discussions.

Confidence Building with Numbers View details

Going back to basics including plus and minus, multiply and divide. Looking at fractions, decimals and percentages. How to use these calculations in life. After each section short tests will be used to test embedding has occurred. Making sure. The How To is taught.

UNISON - Excel and Spreadsheets Beginners AM View details

A spreadsheet loves information as well as figures and charts. Use it for contacts, birthday list or inventory of your record or book collection - just like a library e.g. who borrowed what when, what jobs you have applied for etc. The only limitation is our own imagination. You will also been shown how to use online office apps and how to download and use free alternatives to Microsoft Office.

UNISON - Excel and Spreadsheets Beginners PM View details

A spreadsheet loves information as well as figures and charts. Use it for contacts, birthday list or inventory of your record or book collection - just like a library e.g. who borrowed what when, what jobs you have applied for etc. The only limitation is our own imagination. You will also been shown how to use online office apps and how to download and use free alternatives to Microsoft Office.

Using Computers - Beginners Computer Skills View details

Using a computer can make your life easier and open up many new opportunities for you. This course covers basic skills such as using a keyboard, a mouse and understanding the basic functions of a laptop including how to turn it on and off plus other useful controls and settings. You will learn the importance of staying safe online, connecting to Wi-Fi networks, setting up an email account and using the internet to access useful information and services such as banking, employment opportunities and shopping etc.

Get Started with Blogging View details

This will be a course that takes you from initial ideas to coming up with detailed plans, writing blogs, creating graphics, editing, publishing and promoting your blogs. It's suitable for beginners or people who would like to be more organised and consistent when blogging. We'll look at how to promote your blog on social media and where you can duplicate your writing without damaging your SEO (how easily you can be found on Google etc).

Build Your Own WordPress Site View details

Putting into practice the skills learned on the previous two courses you will learn how to set up your own WordPress website from scratch. The course follows the process of installing a WordPress site on a hosting platform in conjuction with a domain name. You will design a sitemap for your website and learn how to source and select a suitable WordPress theme.

ICT for Employment @ The Balsam Centre View details

A six week course covering the basics of Microsoft Office 365, to include: Email, Word templates, using Excel and simple formulae, SharePoint and Teams.

Eastern: Get Ready for ESOL Entry 1 Speaking and Listening View details

Before you can join this course, you will need to do an English test to make sure the course is right for you. For more information and to book an appointment, please call 0300 303 3464. In this course we will talk about everyday topics like travel, health and where you live. We will practise short conversations and listening for information to help you talk to your neighbours, go to appointments by yourself, or join in with local groups.

Opening doors for ESOL learners View details

An introduction to ESOL for learners wanting to improve their understanding of the English Language.