Christmas at Groundwork Learning Centre

Get in the festive mood and book on these Christmas themed courses…. Christmas Crafting Extravaganza on Saturday 17th November 2018 10am-2pm or Saturday 24th November 10am-2pm Crafty Cards on 22nd November 2018 from 11am – 1pm for 4 weeks Christmas Cards on 5th December 2018 from 10am-12pm for 2 weeks Last Minute Christmas on 12th […]

Christmas Crafting Extravaganza

Saturday 17th Nov 10am – 2pm or Saturday 24th Nov 10am – 2pm Fee £25 (no concessions) Wrap your gifts to perfection, make ornaments for your tree or table and make cards that brighten the season for your friends and family! This workshop will enable you to Christmas craft to your hearts content! Want to […]

Making a Masterpiece

We take bookings until the second week! Thursday 8th Nov 6pm – 8pm for 6 weeks Fee £36/retired:£9.60/low income: fee exempt Would you like to learn painting techniques and create beautiful pictures? Come along to our brushstrokes class and develop your skills.

Printworks

Thursday 18th Oct 11am – 1pm for 4 weeks Fee £24/retired:£6.40/low income:fee exempt Would you like to learn different printing techniques to create art work or unusual fabrics for your own projects?

Papercutting

Thursday 15th Nov 1pm – 4pm Fee £9/retired: £2.40/low income: fee exempt Do you want to create beautiful paper art? Take a piece of paper and a super sharp scalpel and try your hand at paper cutting!

Fabricated Creations

Wednesday 7th Nov 6pm – 8pm for 6 weeks Fee £36/retired:£9.60/low income: fee exempt Come and create fun pieces of art with different fabrics and learn new sewing techniques.

Last Minute Christmas

Wednesday 12th Dec 1pm – 5pm Fee £25 (no concessions) As the festive season approaches, join us for a session of Christmas fun, handcrafting a range of traditional and modern decorations and ornaments for your tree, walls or table. Want to book on this course? Call us on 0113 238 0601, pop into our Morley […]

Smart Applications

Thursday 22nd Nov 10am – 2pm or Thursday 13 Dec 10am – 2pm Fee £10.50 or free if on a low income On this one day course, learn how to review job adverts and study job descriptions, allowing you to correlate your skills and match your qualities to what an employer is looking for.  You […]

Smart Job Searching

Wednesday 7th and 14th Nov 6pm – 8pm or Thursday 29th Nov 10am – 2pm Fee £12 or free if on low income Search for job effectively with this course providing hints and tips for maximising your time online.  This course will help you tap into the job market and make job searching easier. Want […]

Outstanding CVs

Thursday 25th Oct 12pm – 4pm or Wednesday 7th Nov 10am – 2pm or Wednesday 5th and 12th Dec 6pm – 8pm or Thursday 6th Dec 1pm – 5pm Fee £12 or free for those on a low income This workshop is designed to help you refresh your CV and bring it up to date […]

Photographing Your Pet

Thursday 22nd Nov 6pm – 8pm Fee £6/retired: £1.60/low income: fee exempt Want to take professional-looking portraits of your pets? Find out how to pose your pooch. Or get the best shot of your guinea pig!  Receive hints, tips and practical advice. This workshop is suitable for complete beginners or for those looking to refresh […]

Family Photography

Thursday 15th Nov 6pm – 8pm Fee £6/retired: £1.60/low income: fee exempt Learn the tricks and techniques used to capture great family images – whether that’s children, individuals or a whole group. Use posing, lighting and placement for a professional shot. Bring your own camera or borrow one of ours! This workshop is suitable for […]

Phone Photography

Thursday 8th Nov 6pm – 8pm Fee £6/retired: £1.60/low income: fee exempt Learn the basics of lighting, placement, and cropping to capture great images.  Whether it’s people, objects, or pets; compose and create a professional looking photograph using your phone’s camera. Bring your own phone! This workshop is suitable for complete beginners or for those […]

Make Your Own Journal

Thursday 6th Dec 6pm – 8pm Fee £6/retired: £ 1.60/low income: fee exempt Using a variety of materials, create your own journal/art book.  We will begin by building your pages up from the inside and then decorating your cover – handcrafting a completely personalised book that can be used for anything you wish! Materials included […]

Christmas Cards

Wednesday 5th Dec 10am – 12pm for 2 weeks Fee £12/retired: £3.20/low income: fee exempt A short course designed to help you hand make last minute cards for Christmas. Create a personalised range of festive cards for family and friends – bring along your ideas of let us inspire you! Materials £5 This workshop is […]

Crafty Cards

Thursday 22nd Nov 11am – 1pm for 4 weeks Fee £24/retired: £6.40/low income: fee exempt Do you want to learn to make impressive cards for friends and family?

Foundations of Art

Wednesday 19th Sept  2pm – 4pm for 10 weeks Fee £60/retired:£16/low income: fee exempt An interactive course where each week you will learn new techniques of painting and drawing and create a portfolio of work along your chosen themes.

Craft Yourself Silly

Thursday 20th Sept 2pm – 4pm for 10 weeks Fee £60/retired: £16/low income: fee exempt Expand your existing craft skills by experimenting with new mediums to create new projects.

Brush Up Your English

Tuesday 6th Nov 10am – 12pm for 6 weeks Free Our everyday English course will give you the chance to improve your reading and writing skills. Click here to find out more…

Brush Up Your Maths

Tuesday 6th Nov 1pm – 3pm for 6 weeks Free Our every day Maths course will give you the chance to improve your maths skills. Click here to find our more…

Changing Careers

Wednesday 14th Nov 1pm – 5pm or Wednesday 21st and 28th Nov 6pm – 8pm Fee £10.50 or free if on low income This short course will include: Recognising your skills and qualities, Using transferable skills to change sectors, Writing CVs and application forms that stand out, Exploring different sectors This workshop is suitable for […]

Interviewing Confidently

Thursday 15th Nov  10am – 4pm Fee £16.50 or free if on low income Are you looking for work and interested in improving your interview skills? Click here to find out more…

Customer Service

Thursday 8th Nov 10am – 4pm Fee £16.50 or free if on low income Are you interested in gaining skills to work in customer services? Click here to find out more…

Basic IT for Jobseeking

Wednesday 21st and 28th Nov 10am – 4pm Fee £33 or free if on a low income This short course will include: Using different websites to find work Setting and editing Job alerts Sending emails with confidence This workshop is suitable for complete beginners or for those looking to refresh their skills. Want to book […]

Felting for Beginners

Thursday 18th October 10am- 1pm Fee £9/retired:£2.40/low income: fee exempt Interested in having a go at felting? Come and make beautiful felted artwork for your home.

Woodwork for Women

Tuesday 6th Nov 10am – 12.30pm for 6 weeks Fee £45/retired: £12/low income:fee exempt Keen to have a go at making items using hand and power tools but never had the chance to try? Our woodwork course for women is designed to give you the chance to use our hand, power and machine tools to create your […]