Community Education and Training Services

UK Registered Charity No.: 269681. Est. 1975.

UK Registered Learning Provider. Department for Education and Skills Registration No.:10006844


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To assist students with life skills. To build confidence and reading and writing empowerment and ESOL

Target groups

18+ who want to improve their ability to read and write English and gain additional life skills.

Number benefiting



Based initially at the Priory Community Centre, but easily duplicated and operated at any suitable local venue


Sept. 2011. 

How long & What time

2.5 hours per session,  over  a 12 week period. Roll on programme


Students would have been able to be competent in basic literacy and begin to function with confidence speaking and writing English, including other aspects of confidence in their every day activities, going about improving their quality of  life.

Levels of Qualification, if any

Level 1 and 2 or Certificate of Attendance, where appropriate


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Comments—formal/informal learning. Student/Lecture led, etc.

Formal and informal. Course work, assessments, performing workshops and lectures

Additional information

1. Flexible time tables – during the days, evenings and weekends, where appropriate

2. Most of the target groups may not individually afford tuition fees. They may have to be funded by the LA and or other funders.

3. Life skills training will be offered to those who are shown to be in need

4. All workshops and courses are facilitated by individuals suitably qualified and experienced in their relevant fields.

5. Amount referred to target figures during 12 months period