Adult Learners

  • Adult Learners
  • Adult Learners

Furness College offers a range of free, part-time courses for adults.

If you’re over the age of 19, we have a number of different qualifications available in different areas, including Health and Social Care, Construction, Sport and IT.

Whether you’re employed or looking for work, our free courses are a great way to learn new skills, explore a new career and develop your knowledge and experience.

Qualification

Delivery Dates

Time

L2 Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care

18th April, 2nd May, 16th May, 6th June, 20th June, 4th July, 11th July

Wednesday 5-7pm

L2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems

18th April, 2nd May, 16th May, 6th June, 20th June, 4th July, 11th July

Wednesday 5-7pm

L2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym-Based Exercise)

16th April - 29th June

Monday and Thursday, 5-8pm

Apply Plaster Materials

20th April - 25th May (6 weeks)

Friday 1-4pm

Developing Brickwork Skills

20th April - 25th May (6 weeks)

Friday 1-4pm

Operating Power Tools and Equipment

25th April - 16th May (4 weeks)

Wednesday 1-4pm

Painting and Wallpapering

25th April - 16th  May (5 weeks)

Wednesday 1-4pm

Design Software

23rd April - 2nd July (10 weeks)

Monday 1-3pm

Spreadsheet Software

23rd April - 2nd July (10 weeks)

Monday 3-5pm

Word Processing

23rd April - 2nd July (10 weeks)

Monday 5-7pm

Video Software

23rd April - 2nd July (10 weeks)

Monday 7-9pm

Project Management Software

23rd April - 2nd July (10 weeks)

Monday 7-9pm

Beginners Guide to Social Media

23rd April - 2nd July (10 weeks)

Friday 10am-12pm and 1-3pm

Please click here for more information, including information on entry requirements and course content.

If you’re currently in employment, you may be eligible to enrol on one of our courses delivered by The Edge, at no cost to you. Contact our Business and Employment Support Team on businesssupport@furness.ac.uk for more information.

Contact Student Services on 01229 844817 or email info@furness.ac.uk to find out more about enrolling on one of our free courses for adults.

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