Study>Widening Access>Non-accredited courses

 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. You will gain an insight into the laws within Health & Social Care, along with an introduction to communication skills, partnership working and professional practice.

This course is a great introduction to the Foundation leading to BA/BSc Social Sciences.

​​​

Dates and times
Thursdays 27th February 2020 - Thursday 26th March 2020
12.30pm - 2.30pm
Venue: Willows High School

​Non-accredited. Select "Health & Social Care 201920_3 Willows" 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
Fridays 28th February 2020 - Friday 27th March 2020
9.30am - 11.30am
Venue: Willows High School

Non-accredited. Select "Sewing 201920_3 Willows" 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. You will gain an insight into the laws within Health & Social Care, along with an introduction to communication skills, partnership working and professional practice.​​​

Dates and times
Mondays 24th February 2020 - Monday 23rd March 2020
9.30am - 11.30am
Venue: Palmerston Community Learning Centre

​Non-accredited. Select 'Introduction to Health & Social Care 201920_2 Palmerston' on the enrolment form.

Healthy Eating


This course has been designed to introduce the participants to the concept of Healthy Eating for all of the family and how to overcome some issues that they might face. It will be predominantly a practical course with most weeks involving a hands on approach in the kitchen. It is also designed to initiate group discussion and will be tailored to the needs of each particular group.​

Dates and times
Wednesdays 26th February 2020 - Wednesday 25th March 2020
9.45am - 11.40am
Venue: Tonyrefail Community School

​Non accredited. Select "Healthy Eating 201920_2 Tonyrefail" 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
Wednesdays 4th March 2020 - Wednesday 1 April 2020
9.30am - 11.30am
Venue: Trowbridge Community Centre

Non-Accredited. Select "Introduction to Psychology 201920 _4  Trowbridge" on the enrolment form.​​​​

Photography With or Without a Camera


Can't afford a camera and don't think your mobile phone camera can take a decent photo?  Think again.  This beginner's course looks at the basics in photographic composition, helping you to take better photographs and identify what makes photographs appealing.  It will help you to understand the equipment, whether it is the latest camera or the camera on your phone.  This is a beginner's course and acts as an introduction to the subject of art and design.

Dates and times
Tuesdays 21st April 2020 - Tuesday 19th May 2020
1pm - 3pm
Venue: Adamsdown Primary School
Non-accredited.
Select "Photography With or Without a Camera 201920_1" on the enrolment form.​  (Priority will be given to parents/guardians of children in the school).

Introduction to Health & Social Care


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
Wednesdays 22nd April 2020 - Wednesday 20th May 2020
9.15am - 11.15am
Venue: Adamsdown Primary School

​Non-accredited.

Select 'Introduction to Health & Social Care Adamsdown 201920_4' on the enrolment form. (Priority will be given to parents/guardians of children in the school).

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
Thursdays 30th April 2020 - Thursday 28th May 2020
9.30am - 11.30am
Venue: Butetown Pavilion

Non accredited. Select "Sewing 201920_1 - Butetown Pavilion" on the enrolment form.​​​​​​​