Breckon Hill Community Centre offers a variety of courses, including:

WEA Accredited Courses

  • Sewing
  • Hair & Beauty Therapy
  • Driving Theory
  • Flower Arranging
  • Cake Decorating

These courses are run several times a year, and generally last 9 to 12 weeks, with one two-hour session per week. Due to their popularity, we recommend you inquire early to ensure a place, so feel free to call us or pay a visit to learn more or be added to the waiting list.

Second Chance

“The Second Chance Programme is a course that helps individuals and families live more satisfying and fulfilling lives. Second Chance is a training course which allows you to gain a deeper understanding of how we experience life and the changes we can all implement to make life more simple and less stressful.”

IT / Computers

We have partnered with Learn My Way to offer a compelling IT course to improve your computer skills. The course covers everything from the basics such as keyboard and mouse use, to more complex topics like internet banking and booking doctors appointments online. Feel free to call us or pay a visit to learn more.

We also offer free laptop rentals on the premises, please inquire at Reception to find out more.

CSCS and Site Safety Passports

Training Angels, based on the premises, can help you gain a CSCS 6 month or 5 year Card, or your CCSNG Site Safety Passport. In addition, they also run a Functional Skills course, covering Maths and English at Entry Level 1-3 and Level 1-2. Feel free to call us or pay a visit to learn more.

The Prince’s Trust

The Prince’s Trust is a 12 week scheme aimed at helping those aged 16 to 25, leading to qualifications in Employability, Team Work and Community Skills. The course includes residential trips, a community project, work experience and 1 to 1 support with CV creation and interview skills. Feel free to call us or pay a visit to learn more.

Job Club

Our job club can help you create or improve your current CV and covering letter, as well as helping you with job searching and applications. Feel free to call us or pay a visit to learn more.

 

To learn more about everything we offer at the center, or to make an inquiry about joining a course, please give us a call or pay us a visit.