Personal development

Getting Out and Getting On (Go Go)

This course is designed to help build skills and knowledge to help you make the be the best you can be, looking after yourself and making the most of the opportunities around you.

7 weeks

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GOALS - weekly sessions

The aim of this course is to develop self confidence and self esteem, unlocking potential through goal setting. The course will enable participants to move closer to 'getting more of what they want and less of what they don't want' in their lives.

4 weeks

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Green Light For Housing - Pre Tenancy

This course gives those looking for Local Authority accommodation sufficient skills, knowledge and understanding to make a successful application and have a successful tenancy.

2 weeks

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Our adult community learning service provides more than 100 free courses, enrolling over 750 eligible learners, in 40 locations a year.

We offer opportunities for residents to gain new skills in subjects like health and wellbeing, maths, english and IT, or to help them prepare to return to work.

What should I do next?

You may want to enrol on a course to help you return to work or improve your skills. Perhaps you want to gain some confidence or maybe you just want to be able to help your child with maths and english.

We can offer you impartial advice about getting back into learning. We can also provide information about all learning opportunities across Swindon including the local colleges and other training providers. We can help you find the right next step.

You can also contact the National Careers Service, who offer impartial advice on careers, skills and the labour market in England.

Volunteering opportunities

The Adult Community Learning Team are keen to recruit local residents as volunteers to help our tutors and learners within the classroom and learning groups. To get involved or to find out more, contact us using the details below.

For other volunteering opportunities, visit Volunteer Centre Swindon.