Community Projects

WMC Camden College North London

What is Get into Learning!?

Get into Learning! is a Community project funded by Camden Adult and Community Learning and delivered in local community centres, schools and venues by highly skilled, experienced, qualified tutors from Working Men’s College, an Ofsted outstanding college. These fun, short, informative workshops and courses are FREE for Camden Residents over 19 to learn new skills, improve confidence and English, meet new friends and save money.

What do we do?

There are a mixture of creative courses and workshops alongside ICT, Everyday English and Maths with new courses are being added all the time.

  • Henna design
  • beauty on a budget
  • sewing and knitting
  • cake decorating
  • flower arrangement
  • card making
  • how to use your laptop, tablet and smart phone, social media, community radio,
  • fund raising for your school and community,
  • CV writing, job/ interview skills
  • cooking and healthy eating/ living

Who are we?
The Get into Learning! team are teacher trained with wide experience of teaching in Adult learning and the community. They are approachable, helpful and knowledgeable as well as parents and part of the local community. Many of the team speak other languages such as Bengali, Somali, Urdu and French. They are people just like you and passionate about helping you start your own business, develop your life and work skills, return to learning and being creative. The courses are very successful with great responses from the community and are available in safe and familiar spaces.

Come and join us to learn and enjoy.

Get into Learning! Contact marciag@wmcollege.ac.uk or gil@wmcollege.ac.uk or call: 020 7255 4745

What’s coming up:

The Get into Learning! team are providing *FREE* (free for Camden residents aged 19 and over) workshops as detailed below from 15 January 2018:

Introduction to Sewing with a Sewing Machine

How to use a sewing machine and make a basic individual sewing project.

15 January to 5 February 2018, Mondays 10.00-15:00, at Maiden Lane Community Centre, 156 St Paul’s Crescent, London, NW1 9XZ.

 

Introduction to Sewing with a Sewing Machine

Introduction to sewing using a machine and complete a handmade sewing project.

17 January to 7 February, Wednesdays 9:15-11:30, at Richard Cobden Learning Centre,

29 Camden Street, London, NW1 0LL.

 

Creative Hub: Sewing & Textiles

15 January to 5 February 2018, Mondays 9:30-12:00, at Sidings Community Centre, 150 Brassey Rd, London, NW6 2BA.

 

English for Everyday Life

Improve your English, reading, writing, conversation and job skills

15 January to 5 February 2018, Mondays 13:00-15:00, at Sidings Community Centre, 150 Brassey Rd, London, NW6 2BA.

 

Everyday Maths

Family budgets and finances to improve your maths. Support for maths courses.

19 January to 9 February 2018, Fridays 10:00-12:00, Sidings Community Centre, 150 Brassey Rd, London, NW6 2BA.