Non Accredited Courses

To enrol on the following free non-accredited courses, there is no minimum entry requirement.

Introduction to Health & Social Care


Learn about the wide range of interesting opportunities there are in the field of Health and Social Care. Find out more about part time and full time courses that you can undertake and the career opportunities available to you.​​​​

Dates and times
Monday 18 September 2017 - Monday 16 October 2017
12.30pm - 2.30pm
Venue: South Riverside Community Development Centre

N​on-Accredited​​ - select "Health & Social Care 201718_1​" on the enrolment form.​​​

Beginners Art


This course will help you to develop your drawing, painting and making skills. You will work individually and collaboratively to create exciting pieces of contemporary art and work with a range of art-making tools and approaches in order to develop finished pieces of art. You will also be introduced to a range of artists whose work is relevant to the art pieces being created.​​
Dates and times
Wednesday 27 September 2017 - Wednesday 25 October 2017
10.30am - 12.30pm
Venue: Grangetown Hub

Non-accredited. Select "Beginners Art 201718_1" on the enrolment form.

Introduction to Health & Social Care


Learn about the wide range of interesting opportunities there are in the field of Health and Social Care. Find out more about part time and full time courses that you can undertake and the career opportunities available to you.​​​

Dates and times
Thursday 21st September 2017 - Thursday 19th October 2017
9.30am - 11.30am
Venue: Palmerston Community Learning Centre

N​on-Accredited​​ - select "Health & Social Care 201718_2​" on the enrolment form.​​

Introduction to Psychology


On this course you will gain an introduction into the study of psychology through consideration of some of the main subject areas such as social behaviour of people, child development and understanding the brain to understand behaviour.
Dates and times
Friday 15th September 2017 - Friday 20th October 2017 (no class on Friday 29th September)
9.30am - 11.30am
Venue: Grangetown Hub

Non-Accredited - Select "Psychology201718_1" on the enrolment form.​​​​​​​

Sewing


This introductory course will help you gain confidence and try a variety of hand and sewing machine skills. If you have a machine, you are welcome to bring this with you and find out how to get the best out of it.​​​

Dates and times
Wednesday 20 September 2017 - Wednesday 18 October 2017
10am - 12 noon
Venue: Inroads

Non-accredited. Select "Sewing 201718_1" on the enrolment form. Priority will be given to Inroads and Four Winds Learners.

Introduction to Complementary Therapies


This introductory course will give an overview of Complementary Therapies in general as well as more specific information on some of the different therapies available and their benefits. We will learn how to carry out a simple Indian head massage routine as a group and also enjoy a basic introduction to Aromatherapy, Holistic Massage and Reflexology. The course will be a mix of basic theory and practical application and is intended to be enjoyable, fun and motivating!​​​​​​​​​​​
Dates and times
Tuesday 26th September 2017 - Tuesday 24th October 2017
10am - 12 noon
Venue: Bradbury House, Pill

Non-accredited. Select "Complementary Therapies 201718_1" on the enrolment form.​​

Create Your World


This course reflects on your current skills and abilities and looks at where you are heading and what you would like to achieve.  It will provide skills for personal development enabling  you to achieve your potential.

Dates and times
Friday 6th October 2017 - Friday 27th October 2017
Year 7 Parents 9.15am to 11.15am - Year 11 Parents 11.30am to 1.30pm
Venue: Cardiff West Community High School

Non-accredited. Select "Create Your Own World Year 7 Parents 201718_1" or "Create Your Own World Year 11 Parents 201718_2" on the enrolment form. Priority on enrolment given to for Parents of Pupils in Cardiff West Community High School.

Sex, Drugs and Super Bugs


How can we help communities to improve their health? How do we stop a disease outbreak?

This 2 day course will introduce you to the wide and varied subject of Public Health. The course will look at the three key areas of Public Health. You will be investigating how Public Health is involved in protecting our health, looking at the techniques used to encourage people to live healthier lives and introduced to how our health is influenced by the world around us. The course is an excellent introduction to the BSc Public Health course.

 

Dates and times
Thursday 11 January 2018 - Friday 12 January 2018
9.30am - 2.30pm
Venue: Taff Housing

Non-accredited. Select "Sex, Drugs and Super Bugs 201718_1" on the enrolment form.