Adult learning

If you are looking to develop personal skills, open new doors and gain new experiences there is bound to be a course of interest to you in the Adult Learning Programme.  Courses at The Hive include: ESOL (English as a second language) for beginners and improvers; Business and Workplace Skills courses; and Spanish for beginners, pre-improvers and improvers. To search and browse all adult learning courses go to: or download the 
Adult Learning App       

Leisure Courses
Spanish for Beginners -
Saturday from 16 September and 4 November
10am - 12pm (5 weeks), £50

Spanish for Pre-improvers 
Wednesdays from 13 September & 1 November
6.30 – 8.30pm (5 weeks), £50.00
Thursdays from 14 September & 2 November
6.30 – 8.30pm (5 weeks), £50.00

Spanish for Improvers - Tuesdays from 19 September & 31 October
6.30 – 8.30pm (5 weeks), £50.00           

Creative Writing - Saturdays from 30 September
10am – 12pm (5 weeks), £69.00

Workplace Skills
Emergency First Aid in the Workplace - Thursday 5 October
9am – 4pm, £57.00

Introduction to Business Accounts for Sole Traders - Thursday 5 October
10am – 3pm, £36.00

Leadership & Management - Thursday 2 November
10am - 3pm, £80.00

Presentation Skills for Beginners -Thursday 9 November
10am – 3pm, £36.00

ESOL for Beginners, ESOL for Improvers and Preparation for IELTS
A range of courses are offered at different times throughout the week. Learners must have attended an Assessment Day in order to book onto a course.

There is a cost attached to ESOL courses but concessions are available if you are receiving means tested benefits. There are no concessions for the Leisure or Business and Workplace Skills courses. Please see courses to book a place on a course and for further details.