Spring Sale

We are having a Spring Sale on our Part-time Adult Education courses, with many courses reduced or even free!  So why not spring into action and improve your skills or job prospects. To apply just click through to the course you are interested in and download an application form or contact Student Services on 01539 814700.

  • FREE COURSES - These courses are free to all

  • How to Produce Your Own Music - Award in Music Technology

    FREE

    Wednesdays 1830-2100
    01/03/17-06/06/17

    Develop your compositions and production ideas and learn how to publish on line. Music Production using Sequencing Software on Macs, for beginners, and improvers. Develop your compositions and production ideas and learn how to publish on line.

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • Develop Your Music Skills for Band Performance - Certificate in Performance Skills

    FREE

    Thursdays 1800-2100
    16/03/17-November 2017

    Want to be in my band? Develop your music performance skills through this extended course, vocalists, guitarist, keyboard players, drummers, brass players all welcome to form bands as part of this exciting new opportunity at Kendal College.

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • Develop Skills in Illustration - Award in Visual Arts

    FREE

    Thursdays 1800-2100
    16/03/17-13/07/17

    The Visual Arts course is a specialist programme of study that allows students to focus on a chosen area of illustration and mixed media. You will be introduced to contemporary illustration techniques using drawing, paint, printmaking and digital media.

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • Develop your Art, Design & Craft Skills - BTEC Award in Art & Design

    FREE

    Mondays 1800-2100
    13/03/17-17/07/17

    Learn how to integrate theory with practice. Experiemnet and learn a range of creative processes including drawing, painting, printmaking, textile craft, collage and digital image manipulation.

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • An Introduction to Art, Design and Craft Skills - Award in Creative Craft

    FREE

    Wednesdays 1800-2100
    01/03/17-04/04/17

    This creative craft course will teach you how to use raw materials, tools and requipment in a safe and competent way.

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • Carpentry Skills

    FREE

    Wednesdays 1730-2100
    22/03/17-26/04/17

    You will learn how to undertake your own Carpentry projects in the home by learning to use Carpentry hand tools whilst working with a range of materials and undertaking basic carpentry processes.

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • Building Maintenance Skills

    FREE

    Wednesdays 1730-2100
    08/02/17-15/03/17

    DIY is one of the most rewarding skills you can add to your set.  Doing your own improvements and maintenance is not only cheaper, but it allows you to put your own touch on the things you love.  A You can Do It course at Kendal College will give you the skills and know-how to tackle any job, big or small.  You’ll gain much more than a more beautiful and functional lifestyle, too- doing a DIY project is a great confidence booster.  Whether it’s installing new flooring, adding unique touches to your home, you’ll soon learn DIY is far more than three little letters. 

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • Fashion, Clothing, Designing and Making - Award in Fashion & Clothing

    FREE

    Tuesdays 1830-2100
    28/02/17-27/06/17

    The fashion and clothing course aims to introduce you to the skills and knowledge required to work in the clothing industry. This is also an ideal course for those who wish to gain a formal qualification and practical experience for entry to further study. This course is designed to provide a body of knowledge that will enable you to translate design drawings and patterns into items of clothing through the selection and use of appropriate fashion construction techniques.

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • Learn to Ballroom Dance - Award in Performance Skills

    Inspired by Strictly? Learn to Ballroom dance. A new introductory programme for all ages.

    This course is currently full, but waiting list places are available

    To find out more about this course, click HERE

  • Maintaining your Road Bike - Level 1 Award in Cycle Mechanics

    This qualification will give you an introduction to cycle mechanics and a sound understanding in how to carry out some

    basic repairs. It’s relevant if you just want to maintain your own bike better or if you want to take that first step to becoming a professional cycle mechanic.

    This course is currently full, but waiting list places are available

    To find out more about this course, click HERE

  • Maintaining your Mountain Bike - Level 1 Award in Cycle Mechanics

    This qualification will give you an introduction to cycle mechanics and a sound understanding in how to carry out some

    basic repairs. It’s relevant if you just want to maintain your own bike better or if you want to take that first step to becoming a professional cycle mechanic.

    This course is currently full, but waiting list places are available

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • Painting and Decorating Skills

    DIY is one of the most rewarding skills you can add to your set.  Doing your own improvements and maintenance is not only cheaper, but it allows you to put your own touch on the things you love.  A You can Do It course at Kendal College will give you the skills and know-how to tackle any job, big or small.  You’ll gain much more than a more beautiful and functional lifestyle, too- doing a DIY project is a great confidence booster.  Whether it’s installing new flooring, adding unique touches to your home, you’ll soon learn DIY is far more than three little letters. 

    This course is currently full, but waiting list places are available

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • DISCOUNTED COURSES -

  • L2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym)

    WAS £399 NOW £250

    Wednesdays 1830-2100
    01/03/17-17/05/17

    This qualification will provide you with the skills to become a competent instructor in the health and fitness industry. During your programme, you will study the Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym-Based Exercise), which has been designed to provide you with the knowledge and understanding to develop your competency skills to work as a fitness instructor. You will develop your skills in planning, delivering and evaluating gym sessions.

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • Certificate in Cosmetic Make up

    WAS £400 NOW £250

    Wednesdays 1730-2030
    11/01/17-05/04/17

    This is a vocational qualification which includes all the elements to work effectively as a junior make-up consultant including mandatory units covering the following: applying make-up, instruction on make-up application and how to provide eyelash and eyebrow treatments.

    To find out more including how to apply, please click HERE

  • L2 Certificate in Nail Technology

    WAS £500 NOW £300

    Mondays 1730-2030
    30/01/17-26/06/17

    Do you enjoy practical and creative work? Have you ever thought about working within the nail industry? If the answer to these questions is yes, then this course is for you! The VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Nail Technology (QCF) is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills in how to provide and maintain nail enhancements and manicure treatments. 

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • L1 Certificate in IT User Skills

    WAS £249 NOW £199

    Mondays 1800-2100
     

    This course is designed to cover the key concepts of computing, its practical applications and their use in the workplace and society in general. Modules covered include IT User Fundamentals, using Email & Word processing.

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • L2 Certificate for IT Users

    WAS £275 NOW £199

    Wednesdays 1800-2100
     

    Course information will be updated shortly.

    To find out more about this course, please contact our Student Services team by emailing enrolments@kendal.ac.uk

  • L1 Award in Accountancy

    WAS £199 NOW £99

    Tuesdays 1300-1600
    31/01/17-07/03/17

    AAT is the UK’s leading qualification and professional body for accounting and finance staff. This access level qualification offers a basic introduction to help develop essential business and finance skills. Classes will include lectures supported by hand-outs, tutor demonstration and worked examples. This is followed by students working practical examples to apply new techniques and practices.

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • L1 Award in Bricklaying

    WAS £350 NOW £199

    Tuesdays/Wednesdays 1800-2100
    28/02/17-21/06/17

    Bricklaying is one of the traditional trades both in the UK and around the world… Sir Winston Churchill is known to have enjoyed laying bricks and building walls during his lifetime. Those studying bricklaying will learn a variety of skills to enable them to build, repair and maintain the country’s housing stock.

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • L2 Award in Fashion & Clothing

    WAS £325 NOW £250

    Thursdays 1800-2100
    12/01/17-11/05/17

    This course is aimed at individuals wanting to progress into a career in the fashion and textiles industries.

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • L2 Award in Photography

    WAS £320 NOW £250

    Tuesdays 1800-2100
    31/01/17-06/06/17

    This course is an introduction to photography techniques and their creative application, through the use of 35mm film SLR or digital SLR (DSLR) cameras with full manual controls. 

    To find out more incuding how to apply, click HERE

  • L2 Award in Creative Media Production & Technology - Using Adobe Creative

    WAS £325 NOW £150

    Tuesdays 1800-2100
    31/01/17-06/06/17

    Course information will be updated shortly. 

    To find out more about this course, please contact our Student Services team by emailing enrolments@kendal.ac.uk

  • L2 Award in Creative Craft (Jewellery)

    WAS £325 NOW £150

    Wednesdays 1800-2100
    01/02/17-07/06/17

    The Jewellery Creative Craft course will introduce you to a wide range of materials and techniques that can be used imaginatively to produce unique items of jewellery. This course will provide the opportunity for you to develop your own ideas in response to a project brief. Your designs will be informed by jewellery techniques taught through structured workshops. 

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • L2 Award in Drawing - Illustration - Next Steps (Traditional & Digital)

    WAS £240 NOW £175

    Thursdays 1800-2100
    02/02/17-27/04/17

    The drawing and illustration course aims to develop skills in both traditional and digital drawing techniques. This course is designed to provide a coherent body of knowledge which will enable you to translate 3D subjects into 2D linear drawings through the selection and use of appropriate systems of measurement. You will be encouraged to explore and experiment with a range of approaches to drawing and practical activities will include observational line drawing skills using various materials and media. 

    To find out more incluidng how to apply, click HERE

  • L2 Award in Animation

    WAS £320 NOW £195

    Tuesdays 1800-2100
    07/02/17-06/06/17

    The animation course will introduce you to the rigours and rewards of exploring and working within this creative activity. Animators have an evermore sophisticated range of tools with which to develop and explore their ideas and visions. This course will provide the opportunity for you to develop an understanding of the principles of animation and explore animation techniques through structured workshops. 

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • Certificate in Anatomy and Physiology for Complementary Therapies (QCF)

    £85 reg fee. Returned on completion of the course.

    Mondays 0930-1230
    13/02/17-17/04/17

    The VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Anatomy and Physiology for Complementary Therapies is a knowledge-based qualification that provides a sound platform for a career in complementary therapies. Units in this qualification have been mapped to the relevant NOS (where applicable). This qualification is approved and supported by Skills for Health, the sector skills council for health. 

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • Award in Head Massage (QCF)

    £85 reg fee. Returned on completion of the course.

    Tuesdays 1300-1600
    13/02/17-17/04/17

    An introduction in how to provide the relaxing and stress relieving treatment of Indian Head Massage. The power of touch has long been recognised in the world of health and healing. By providing a range of massage techniques, clients can feel relaxed, invigorated or energised. Using traditional massage Level 2 Award in Head Massage is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills in providing the relaxing and stress relieving treatment of head massage.

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • Award in Footcare (QCF)

    £85 reg fee. Returned on completion of the course.

    Fridays 1000-1300
    24/02/17-24/03/17

    The VTCT Level 2 Award in Foot Care is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills in providing foot care treatments which aim to improve the condition and appearance of the nails and skin. The purpose of this qualification is develop your skills in beauty therapy and foot care and will provide you with the foundation for further learning. 

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • Award in Scalp Massage Services (QCF)

    £85 reg fee. Returned on completion of the course.

    Fridays 0930-1230
    24/02/17-19/05/17

    The VTCT Level 2 Award in Scalp Massage Services is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills in; how to provide a good quality consultation service for clients and effective scalp massage services. 

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • Hopi Ear Candles (Award in Thermal Auricular Therapy QCF)

    £85 reg fee. Returned on completion of the course.

    Mondays 0930-1230
    17/04/17-19/05/17

    An introduction to Thermal Auricular Therapy (also known as Hopi Ear Candles), a pleasant and relaxing treatment for the ears. Thermal Auricular Therapy or ear candles, has become a popular treatment in the natural therapy field. A pleasant non-invasive treatment that can be used to promote health and wellbeing. 

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • Award in Facial Massage and Skincare (QCF)

    £85 reg fee. Returned on completion of the course.

    Mondays 0930-1230
    29/05/17-03/07/17

    This treatment offers clients one of the most relaxing treatments whilst providing their skin with some well earned attention to cleanse, rejuvenate and protect. A range of natural products specifically designed for their age and skin type will ensure the best results and aftercare. 

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE

  • Apply Stone Therapy

    £85 reg fee. Returned on completion of the course.

    A range of days and times are available. Please call 01539 814700 for details.

    Course information will be updated shortly. 

    To find out more about this course, please contact our Student Services team by emailing enrolments@kendal.ac.uk

  • Level 2 diploma in Beauty Therapy

    £250

    A range of days and times are available. Please call 01539 814700 for details.

    This course will give you the qualifications and experience necessary to enter the field of beauty therapy and go on to work in beauty salons, spas, as a sales representative, on cruise ships, in health centres, or even start your own business. You will learn how to perform brow and lash treatments, depilation, manicure and pedicure, facial massage and skin care, and makeup application.

  • Sailing and Water Sports - BTEC Certificate in Sailing and Watersports

    £245

    Saturdays 0900-1600
    18/03/17-14/04/17

    This short course explores the fantastic water environment of the Lake District and also gives you the skills and knowledge to lead your own journeys. Throughout this course you will learn the practical skills to take part in; sailing, canoeing, kayaking and ghyll scrambling. The course will run over a series of Saturday sessions and will culminate with a full week multi-activity programme. You will gain a BTEC Certificate in Sailing and Watersports.

    To find out more including how to apply, click HERE