Creative Upcycling (LD)

Course intent

Express your creativity, using a variety of techniques and recyclable materials to produce a range of individual and group art and craft projects. Learn about ‘Upcycling’, and how to use materials and equipment safely

What will we cover?

During this course you will have the opportunity to:

  • Create your own upcycling projects.
  • Research, prepare and complete personal and group project(s).
  • Use a variety of techniques needed to produce an upcycled product.
  • Use tools and equipment in a safe manner.
  • 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, it is designed to help learners progress from their individual starting point to build confidence, independence, and social skills for everyday life.

You need to be able to follow guidance on health and safety and be ready to work as part of a group.

You need to be able to use pens, paintbrushes, and other equipment with or without support and be willing to get your hands dirty or wear gloves.

For more information on this or similar courses please contact our Customer Service Team on 0300 200 1044 or by emailing

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

Bring an apron, overall or shirt to wear to help avoid clothing getting dirty.

Wear suitable clothes and closed toed shoes.

Bring a pen and reading glasses if you use them.

If you have someone supporting you in the class, they will need to follow our guidelines for support workers and sign a Personal Assistant Agreement

What can I do when I finish the course?

After this course you could progress to another supported learning course, or further courses with Surrey Adult Learning. We will meet with you to give information, advice and guidance on your next step.

Additional information

Bring a drink or 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: 19 Sep 2023
  • Time: 1pm to 3pm
  • Cost: £300
  • Location: Woking centre
  • Sessions: 30 sessions
  • Tutor: Isabel Gomes
  • Course code: QRDU2675JA
  • Places: Call 0300 200 1044

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