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Course overview

This creative wellbeing course provides you with an opportunity to create some personalised craft items for any celebration or special occasion and create some amazingly beautiful pieces for your home or for a gift.

During this course you will learn to: 

  • understand how to use materials and techniques to create handmade crafts
  • tutor support to develop your own ideas and designs
  • personalise your craft using embellishments and add a personal message

The sessions will allow you to practice new techniques and skills in a controlled and supportive environment. Learners with any special needs can discuss these with the tutor at enrolment to ensure that the course is suitable or can be adapted for their needs.

All materials will be provided on this course.

Places are limited and registering your interest and attending the information session does not guarantee a place on the course.

Session details

It can be difficult to make the first step into something new, therefore on the first day of the course, the tutor will welcome you and provide further information and details about anything else you will need to bring for the first session.

Places are limited and registering your interest and attending the information session does not guarantee a place on the course.

Eligibility criteria

The course is free if you are:

  • Unemployed
  • or you are employed and earn less than £18,525 annual gross salary

You will need to provide evidence of your income if you are employed and believe you are entitled to a free course. This could be a pay slip or contract of employment.
If you are employed, the course is part funded by the government but you will be required to make a contribution of £65.

We also operate a fee remission policy, so if you earn more than £18,525 per year but still cannot afford to pay for the course you can apply for support. This may mean you get the course for free.  

Please contact us if you would like to make an application.

Learners must be aged 19 or over from 1st August 2021

Unfortunately you will not be eligible to enrol on this course if you live in Wolverhampton, Walsall, Sandwell, Dudley, Solihull or Birmingham.

Venue and accessibility

The venue will continue to follow government guidance for COVID-19 and may put arrangements in place to ensure it is safe for everyone.  Visitors may be required to wear a face mask on entry and exit to the building, unless exempt from doing so. 

Please do not attend your course if you have any coronavirus symptoms, are self-isolating or test positive for coronavirus.  For further advice on coronavirus visit https://www.telford.gov.uk/coronavirus

Creative Training Spaces
2 Duke Street


07401 251250





What to Do Next

Are you feeling more confident and want to continue your learning?

At the end of the session the tutor will advise you on further learning opportunities. You can search for more courses on Learn Telford which we regularly update with details of new courses throughout the year.

For learners looking for work or who want a change in career, we can offer you advice to guide you in the right direction and opportunities to gain qualifications in English and maths in Functional Skills up to Level 2.

For enquiries contact:

Opening Hours 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday

Telephone: 01952 382888

Email: support@learntelford.ac.uk

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