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We are experts in teaching in the adult and community sector, with 1500 tutors teaching in community venues across England and Scotland. Our offerings take you from taster courses through to level 3 teaching and learning qualifications - including a digital offer.

Award in Mentoring View details

The course encourages students to identify and develop the skills and tools needed in their role as a mentor.The legal and ethical requirements are explained in the context of mentoring and students will be supported to prepare and undertake at least one observed mentoring meeting. Feedback given and reflected on throughout the courses will enable students to evaluate their progress and performance as a mentor and create a personalised development plan to support their growth.

Free Online Taster - Becoming a Teaching Assistant View details

Improve your understanding of what is required to become a teaching assistant. This session will provide you with an insight into the role and responsibilities of a teaching assistant and the opportunities this rewarding career presents. There will also be practical information on your next steps.

Introduction to facilitating adult learning - Pathways View details

Ever wanted to teach adults – need a change of career? This could be the course for you! An introduction to teaching in the lifelong learning sector and what it entails. This 3-day course covers the essential ingredients required for making an effective adult tutor. To practise, participants will plan and deliver short micro teach to the group.

Introduction to mentoring - Pathways View details

What is the purpose of mentoring? What is a mentor’s role? This course introduces you to the role of the mentor and give you an introduction to the skills required as well as an overview of the legal and or ethical responsibilities that mentors have.

Introduction to Public Speaking View details

This taster session will introduce students to the skill of presenting to others. Developing confidence and capability to give good presentations in front of an audience is important in both professional and social situations. We will look at tips and techniques to overcome fears, including the use of preparation and control to build on confidence.

Introduction to Public Speaking View details

This taster session will introduce students to the skill of presenting to others. Developing confidence and capability to give good presentations in front of an audience is important in both professional and social situations. We will look at tips and techniques to overcome fears, including the use of preparation and control to build on confidence.

Introduction to teaching adults in the community - Pathways taster View details

This taster will introduce new tutors to teaching adults in the community. Students will explore the importance of starting points and icebreakers. Students will also identify motivations of adults to take up learning and recognise the importance of a variety of teaching and learning methods to suit learning styles.