Creative Textiles (LD)

Course intent

The intent of this course is to express creativity and develop skills to produce textile projects, whilst learning how to use materials and equipment safely.

What will we cover?

During this course you will have the opportunity to:

Choose, design and complete textile projects.

Try using different materials and equipment.

Apply a range of skills and techniques.

Identify tools and equipment needed for a chosen project and use them safely.

Improve confidence and social skills through participation in group discussions and activities.

Who is this course for? Is there anything I need to know before joining?

This course is for Entry Level learners with a learning disability.

You must be able to follow instructions and work as part of a group.

You need to be able to work with small items with or without support.

You must be willing to get your hands dirty and be able to follow health and safety practices.

What do I need to bring to the first class? Will there be any extra costs?

Please bring an apron, overall or shirt to wear to help avoid your clothing getting dirty.

Please bring a pen and reading glasses (if you use them).

If you have a 1:1 in class with you, they will need to follow our Guidelines for Support Workers

What can I do when I finish the course?

After this course you could progress to another supported learning or universal programme course. We will meet with you to give information, advice and guidance on your next step.

You will develop communication and work-related skills for example working with others and following instructions, these are transferrable skills towards employment.

Additional information

Please bring either a drink or some money to buy refreshments during a short break.

How to enrol

You can't currently enrol online for this course, so please call 0300 200 1044 to express your interest or to make an enquiry for further information.

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  • Day: Tuesday
  • Start date: 20 Sep 2022
  • Time: 10am to 12pm
  • Cost: £270
  • Location: Camberley centre
  • Sessions: 30 sessions
  • Tutor: To be confirmed
  • Course code: QADR2905JA
  • Places: Call 0300 200 1044