You can learn at any age so don't be afraid to try. There are colleges that offer courses for everyone, in the day and evening, and other places to learn new skills and more. Some are informal places to learn, like cafes and libraries. Other places offer full courses. Local libraries can help you get started using a computer and offer the chance to learn new things, as well as a great range of books and activities.
19 Records in Learning filtered by Key words "employment and training".
A Way Forward
100 Wandsworth High Street, London , SW18 4LA
Telephone: 020 8875 2846
Description: This is a Volunteer Support Programme from the charity Lifetimes that helps individuals with additional support needs find long and short-term volunteering opportunities.
City Lit, 1-10 Keeley Street, London, WC2B 4BA
Telephone: 020 7492 2600
Description: City Lit is London's largest adult education college and offers part-time evening courses and day time courses, during the week and weekend.
Telephone: 0800 100 900 (careers advice service)
Description: Floodlight is the official guide to adult education courses in London.
Graeae Theatre Company
Bradbury Studios, 138 Kingsland Road, London, E2 8DY
Telephone: 020 7613 6900
Description: Graeae is a theatre company that tours world-class, diverse, high impact theatre and aims to champion accessibility and provide a platform for new generations of Deaf and disabled talent.
IT Can Help
ITCanHelp, Acre House, 11/15 William Road, London, NW1 3ER
Telephone: Telephone (and textphone/minicom): 0800 269 545
Description: IT Can Help offers computer assistance to individuals with disabilities.
Dearing House, 1 Young Street, Sheffield, S1 4UP
Telephone: 0800 101 901
Description: Learndirect offers courses and qualifications online and through a network of centres across England and Wales, where people can learn new skills, gain qualifications and get tutor support.
Learning in Wandsworth Libraries
Description: Libraries in Wandsworth run computer courses for beginners and anyone 60+ is especially welcome.
Libraries in Wandsworth
Description: Libraries in Wandsworth offer a range of services, events and activities to members of the public.
26 Totterdown St, Tooting London, SW17 8TA
Telephone: 020 8944 0023
Description: Live Too provides a variety of services for people with learning disabilities, including training opportunities, independent living support, housing, outreach services and drama, dance and DJ workshops.
Joan Bicknell Centre, Building 19, Springfield Hospital Site, Burntwood Lane, Tooting, London, SW17 7DJ
Telephone: 020 8812 7018
Description: There are courses available that teach the basics of Makaton, which is a type of sign and symbol language used to help people of any age with learning disabilities and communication difficulties.