Adult Learners Week free taster courses! 20-24 May 2013
Event date: 28.08.2013
Be inspired with our week of free tasters!
Visit WAES Lisson Grove Centre during Adult Learners’ Week and take part in our free taster sessions in art, cookery, music, languages and many more!
Plus, talk to our knowledgeable tutors who will guide through the sessions and give you valuable advice on choosing the right course at the right level.
Free open taster sessions for everyone
Expert advice to help you choose the right course at the right level
Save £25 on your first enrolment*
At-a-glance taster sessions programme for Adult Learners week at WAES
Monday 20th May How to make a resource to support a child's learning, 1pm-2pm The role of Teaching Assistant, 2pm-3pm Drawing taster, 6pm-7pm Decorative sewing, 6pm-7pm Introduction to hairstyling, 5pm-6pm
Tuesday 21st May Interviewing skills, 11am-midday CV writing, 12-1pm Touch typing for beginners, 2pm-3pm Ways of Supporting childrens' language and communication development, 2pm-3pm Introduce yourself in Spanish, 3pm-4pm Italian for beginners, 4pm-5pm Ceramics and pottery taster, 6pm-8pm
Wednesday 22nd May Conversational French, 2pm-3pm The role of Teaching Assistant, 2pm-3pm Become a DJ, 3pm-4pm Order food in French, 3pm-4pm Chinese Mandarin, 4pm-5pm Cookery taster, 4pm-5:30pm Introduction to digital photography, 5pm-6pm
Thursday 23rd May Jewellery tasters, 11am-1:30pm and 2pm-5:30pm (a one-off £5 materials charge applies) Cookery taster, 4pm-5:30pm Smokey eyes make-up, 5pm-5:45pm Introduction to Photoshop, 5pm-6pm Glass course - simple taster, 5pm-8pm Drawing taster, 6pm-7pm How to develop a fashion design, 6pm-7pm
Friday 24th May Interviewing skills, 11am-midday CV writing, midday-1pm Touch typing for beginners, 1-2pm
Full programme of taster listings for Adult Learners' Week
Creative Arts taster courses
Be inspired with our range of
free Creative Arts taster sessions
Monday and Thursday, 6pm-7pm
Jewellery - make textured stud earrings (a one-off £5 materials charge applies)
Jewellery - make hanging earrings (a one-off £5 materials charge applies)
Smokey eyes make-up
Cookery taster courses
Come along, meet the chef and enjoy a demonstration while you enjoy a freshly made snack and cup of tea whilst finding out more about our wide range of cookery courses.
Wednesday and Thursday 4pm-5:30pm
Language taster courses
Have a go at a beginners class in Chinese Mandarin, one of our most popular languages on offer at WAES - and open to everyone! Wednesday, 4pm-5pm
Order food in French
Feeling hungry?? Imagine yourself in a French restaurant on this free taster practising food, numbers, asking for discounts... all for free! Wednesday, 3-4pm
Brush up on your conversational French on this free taster! Wednesday, 2-3pm
Introduce yourself in Spanish
Spanish is our most popular language and is widely spoken around the globe. Introduce yourself and more on our free Spanish taster. Tuesday, 3-4pm
Italian for beginners
Practise meeting and greeting others in Italian, considered by some as the most beautiful language in the world! This is a free taster course. Tuesday, 4-5pm
Digital media and music taster courses
Fancy becoming the next Calvin Harris or Tiesto? Step up to the turntables and give it a shot while our professional DJ gives you a flavour of what this popular course is about. Wednesday, 3pm-4pm
Introduction to photoshop
Office, business and employment taster courses
Use these free courses to improve your office skills or boost your chance of success in your job applications!
CV writing workshop
Tuesday and Friday, 12-1pm
Tuesday and Friday, 11am-midday
Touch typing for beginners
Tuesday and Friday 12-3pm
Teaching and childcare taster courses
Use these free taster courses to find out more about teaching and childcare and find out whether these courses might suit you. Our friendly and knowledgeable tutors will advise and guide you through our course offering.
The role of Teaching Assistant
Monday and Wednesday, 2pm-3pm
Ways of Supporting childrens' language and communication development
How to make a resource to support a child's learning
All taster courses take place at
WAES Lisson Grove Centre - and don't forget about our careers and employment fair on Thursday 23rd May!
*Saving of £25 applies to administration fee only, where charging would normally apply. Offer valid only to taster course attendees. £25 administration fee offer valid only to new learners enrolling with WAES.