Adult Skills and Community Learning

On Mondays, we help people to explore what it’s like to learn with us. Join our taster sessions to try out different skills and feel-good learning.

You’ll also get to know our team and see what's possible at Adult Skills and Community Learning.

Take a look at the activities below to see what’s on offer.

Wellbeing

Our wellbeing courses help you to manage everyday challenges with techniques to develop a positive outlook for life and work. Explore how they could benefit you by joining our taster sessions.

  • Monday 5 February, 1pm to 3pm
  • Monday 19 February, 1pm to 3pm
  • Monday 26 February, 1pm to 3pm
  • Monday 4 March, 10am to 12pm
  • Monday 11 March, 1pm to 3pm
  • Monday 18 March, 1pm to 3pm

Digital

Digital skills are such a crucial part of everyday life. Join our taster sessions to pick up helpful tips to use technology and stay safe online.

  • Monday 5 February, 10am to 12pm
  • Monday 19 February, 10am to 12pm
  • Monday 26 February, 10am to 12pm
  • Monday 4 March, 1pm to 3pm
  • Monday 11 March, 1pm to 3pm
  • Monday 18 March, 10am to 12pm

English

Not sure where to start with English? Meet our tutors and try some activities in writing, reading and speaking.

  • Monday 5 February, 10am to 12pm
  • Monday 19 February, 1pm to 3pm
  • Monday 26 February, 10am to 12pm
  • Monday 4 March, 1pm to 3pm
  • Monday 11 March, 10am to 12pm
  • Monday 18 March, 1pm to 3pm

Career courses

Work towards a career in health and social care, or working with children and families. Meet some of our tutors and see what skills you already have to get started.

  • Monday 19 February, 10am to 12pm
  • Monday 4 March, 10am to 12pm
  • Monday 18 March, 10am to 12pm

Maths

There are so many ways that maths can help us every day. Learn more about maths, meet the tutors and try some activities at these taster sessions.

  • Monday 5 February, 1pm to 3pm
  • Monday 19 February, 1pm to 3pm
  • Monday 26 February, 1pm to 3pm
  • Monday 4 March, 1pm to 3pm
  • Monday 11 March, 10am to 12pm
  • Monday 18 March, 1pm to 3pm



All of our taster sessions are at Wellington House and there’s no need to sign up. If you have any questions please get in touch at adultlearning@barnsley.gov.uk or call (01226) 775270.