From kickstarting your career to learning a new language, we offer over
courses to choose from

Worth a try.

Incredible learning experiences on your doorstep in Wandsworth – now that’s worth a try.

Community Learning is your opportunity to try something new, meet different people or perfect a skill you’ve been trying to master. And there are lots of options to choose from. In fact, we:

  • cater courses for over 10,000 learners each year;
  • at over 20 convenient Wandsworth locations.

Courses are broken down into four categories – below are some highlights found in each category. If you don’t see the right one for you, speak to us about the full course list.

Ready for Work

Gain the skills, knowledge and confidence to progress in your chosen career.

  • Apprenticeships, traineeships and work experience

    Develop and gain relevant work based skills and experience, qualifications and functional skills.

  • Advice for starting a small business

    Build a small business that grows and thrives.

  • IT and computer skills

    Keeping up with technology is key in today’s connected world of work.

  • CV writing and careers advice

    Helping you to decide which career is right for you and helping you get there.

  • Further and higher education

    Invest in your future through education.

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Health & Wellbeing

Courses designed to maintain or achieve a fitter and healthier mind and body.

  • Sport and fitness classes

    Get active! From climbing walls to chair-based yoga, there is something for all fitness levels.

  • Health classes

    From cookery to complementary therapies.

  • Specialist classes

    We have a range of classes designed specifically for certain groups – from the hearing impaired/deaf to over 60s.

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Broadening Horizons

Trying something new or developing an existing skill is a great way to live a full and vibrant life.

  • The arts

    From the visual to the performing arts, tap into your creative side.

  • Hands on

    Roll up your sleeves to tackle anything from motor cycle repair to cake decorating.

  • Health

    From traditional first aid to alternative reflexology.

  • Community

    Whether singing in the local choir or helping in a community kitchen, connect meaningfully with those around you.

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Family Learning

A free programme of one-off workshops involving dads, mums, carers and children.

  • Fun sessions for all the family

    From music to rock climbing; sewing to healthy eating; this broad selection of workshops are sure to become family favourites.

  • Family learning festival

    A great opportunity to have a try and see what’s family learning involves – held in locations across Wandsworth, sign up to our newsletter to be notified.

  • Out and about in Wandsworth

    Family Learning class take place in schools, children’s centres, community groups, sporting venues, South Thames College, Aspire at Southfields and Libraries.

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