Leisure and Community

Leisure and Community (FREE)

Many adults (19+) need flexible and easily accessible courses, whether it’s to upskill, learn new skills, obtain qualifications or to maintain good mental health in today’s difficult times.

Our courses are offered in a variety of areas and at flexible times to fit around school hours and other commitments. Many are FREE depending on your personal circumstances.

To be eligible for FREE courses, you must be in receipt of certain benefits or earning below the low wage criteria. Otherwise, there may be a small charge. Fees payable are those in force at the point of enrolment and during fee assessment supersede any previously advertised.


NEW short intensive courses for adults as follows:



Courses starting soon


•  Chair Yoga
•  Dance, Fitness and Wellbeing
•  Yoga and Mindfulness
•  Level 2 Certificate in Personal Exercise Health and Nutrition

•  Beginners + Improvers IT
•  Entry 3 Essential Digital Skills
•  Level 1 Essential Digital Skills

Teaching, Education and Childcare
•  Level 1 NCFE Award in Mentoring
•  Level 1 NCFE CACHE Award in Understanding Safeguarding in Education and Childcare Settings
•  Level 1 NCFE CACHE Certificate in Wellbeing
•  Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Bullying in Children and Young People
•  Level 2 Certificate in Introducing Caring for Children and Young People
•  Level 2 Certificate in Special Education Needs and Disability
•  Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism

Mental Health, Counselling/Advice and Care

•  Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems
•  Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health
•  Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health
•  Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills
•  Level 2 Certificate in Information, Advice or Guidance
•  Level 3 Certificate in The Principles of End of Life Care
•  Level 2 Certificate in Caring for the Elderly
•  Level 3 Certificate in Understanding the Principles of Dementia Care

Business and Employability
•  Level 1 NCFE Certificate In Employability Skills
•  Level 2 Certificate Principles of Business Administration
•  Level 2 NCFE Certificate of Team Leading

Health and Safety
•  Level 2 Certificate in Spectator Safety

We look forward to welcoming you on one or more of our courses!

To express your interest in one or more of the following courses email admissions@stanmore.ac.uk or call 020 8420 7700 and, when we have a sufficient number of students to run the course, we will get in touch. Additional courses are regularly set up so do keep an eye on this page meanwhile!

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