Developing Social Awareness courses will explore your own opinions as well as those of society. It will challenge stereotypes and prejudices and help you to develop a more informed view of our world.

You will benefit most if you take all of the Personal and Social Development courses. You could progress onto Skills for Volunteering and Work courses in the future.

Please be aware that these are not therapy courses.


Understanding Dyslexia- NEW for 2018/19

15-17 May (Wed-Fri)

What is Dyslexia is and how it can be recognised and supported? This course looks at range of techniques to support individuals to succeed.


Introduction to Criminology- NEW FOR 2018/19

17-19 June (Mon-Wed)

Why do people commit crimes? This course will examine the psychological, biological and sociological insights as to why people commit a crime and the effects on society.

Level 1 and 2

Beliefs, Values and Their Influences

12-14 Apr 19 (Fri-Sun)

26-28 June (Wed-Fri)

In this course you will explore what values and beliefs are.

Level 1 and 2

Taking a Risk

11-13 Feb 19

27-29 Mar (Wed-Fri)

28-30 Jun (Fri-Sun)

This course explores situations that could pose a risk to yourself and others.

Level 1 and 2

Do you see what I see?

15-17 March 19

14-16 Jun (Fri-Sun)

In this course you will look at body image, a vital topic as it looks at self-worth.

Level 1/2

Recognising and Dealing with Bullying

8-10 Jul (Mon-Wed)

13-15 May (Mon-Wed)

Level 2

Shape Shifters, leading organising and alliance building in the Black Community

A course to enable adults to explore their leadership potential.  We will discuss and debate the skills, qualities and attributes of leaders, community organisers and allies working in the black community.

Dates coming soon. Click here to find out more here and register your interest.

Level Entry

'Black Lives Matter' Global Protest Movement

This course explores the contemporary global Protest Movement, Black Lives Matter. We will explore its roots, growth and how the movement is evolving here in the UK

14-16 June (Fri-Sun)