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Adult English Literacy     

These courses are perfect for people who have English as their first language or have spoken English from a young age but want to improve their reading and writing skills. You will gain confidence in speaking and listening skills and develop your reading and writing too as well as take a qualification when you are ready. We offer specialist support for students with dyslexia and specific learning differences.

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English Functional Skills E1-E2

This course is for complete beginners and those with a low level of reading and writing. On this course, you will improve your ability to read and write in a range of different practical contexts. You will learn to read and write messages, read short texts and improve your ability to spell by learning letter sounds and breaking down words. You will also improve your digital skills to help with spelling and writing by using laptops and smartphones.

21 September 2022 – 12 December 2022
Monday & Wednesday, 10:00 to 12:30
Course Code:100
Free
24 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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16 January 2023 – 29 March 2023
Monday & Wednesday, 10:00 to 12:30
Course Code:101
Free
22 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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24 April 2023 – 17 July 2023
Monday & Wednesday, 10:00 to 12:30
Course Code:102
Free
23 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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ENGLISH FUNCTIONAL SKILLS L1/L2

22 September 2022 – 08 December 2022
Thursday, 17:00 to 20:00
Course Code:124
Free
12 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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19 January 2023 – 30 March 2023
Thursday, 17:00 to 20:00
Course Code:125
Free
11 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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27 April 2023 – 13 July 2023
Thursday, 17:00 to 20:00
Course Code:126
Free
12 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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English Functional Skills L1

For many people improving reading and writing can be difficult. These courses will help you develop these skills, and gain confidence in your speaking. You will also have the opportunity to learn about computers and use them to improve your literacy. We offer specialist support for students with dyslexia and specific learning difficulties. You can take functional skills exams in speaking, reading and writing when you are ready..

26 September 2022 – 12 December 2022
Monday, 10:30 to 13:30
Course Code:106
Free
12 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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16 January 2023 – 27 March 2023
Monday, 10:30 to 13:30
Course Code:107
Free
11 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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24 April 2023 – 17 July 2023
Monday, 10:30 to 13:30
Course Code:108
Free
11 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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English Functional Skills E3

On this course, you will improve your spelling, writing, speaking and listening and reading skills. You will learn how to spell and break down words, develop a strategy for spelling, write better sentences and improve your reading skills.

26 September 2022 – 12 December 2022
Monday, 14:30 to 17:30
Course Code:103
Free
12 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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16 January 2023 – 27 March 2023
Monday, 14:30 to 17:30
Course Code:104
Free
11 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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24 April 2023 – 17 July 2023
Monday, 14:30 to 17:30
Course Code:105
Free
11 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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English Functional Skills L2

For many people improving reading and writing can be difficult. These courses will help you develop these skills, and gain confidence in your speaking and listening. You will also have the opportunity to learn about computers and use them to improve your literacy. We offer specialist support for students with dyslexia and specific learning differences. You can take a variety of exams in speaking and listening, reading and writing when you are ready. These courses are FREE.

26 September 2022 – 12 December 2022
Monday, 18:00 to 21:00
Course Code:109
Free
12 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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16 January 2023 – 27 March 2023
Monday, 18:00 to 21:00
Course Code:110
Free
11 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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24 April 2023 – 17 July 2023
Monday, 18:00 to 21:00
Course Code:111
Free
11 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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