Courses

We have a range of upcoming courses below. Please contact us to learn more or register. You can also book an event or course through our Eventbrite page.

View past courses and events HERE.

Courses Directory

Age groups
5-8
9-16
11-16
Adults

Learning for Children

ACS Online Saturday School Autumn 2021 (Ongoing)

Due to COVID -19, we are continuing to run our Saturday School online from July until it is safe for in-person education to resume back in class. 

Online Saturday School is for children in Year 4 – Year 10, every Saturday between 10 am – 3.30 pm.

Find out more here: https://acschool.org.uk/online-saturday-school

Details of in-person Saturday school can be found here: https://acschool.org.uk/saturday-school

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Adult learning

Free Online Drawing & Painting Family Learning Course

About this event

Join our free 8-week online Drawing & Painting course. Have fun exploring different ways of expression from making simple lines to illustrations. Learn how to use different techniques in the artwork.

Schedule

Week 1: Line Contour Drawing. Unusual ways of using lines.

Week 2: Pattern. Positive and Negative Space.

Week 3: Discovering colour. Imaginative landscape.

Week 4: Shape and Form. Less is more

Week 5: Proportion. Still life

Week 6: Portrait. When to brake rules

Week 7: Illustration. Quirky Folk art.

Week 8: Finding own style

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English Functional Skills E3 to L2 ( FREE Course )

Sign up to attend in-person or online assessment.

Class will run every Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10am -2pm. 

Want to improve your punctuation, spelling, sentence, writing and grammar skills?

Over the course of 14 weeks join us on a free accredited course that enables you to pick up invaluable English skills helping you operate confidently, effectively and independently in education, work and everyday life.

What are the benefits of the course? What work is involved in gaining the qualification?

This qualification contains one mandatory unit (comprising three components – Reading, Writing and Speaking, Listening and Communicating, all of which must be achieved at the same level).

give learners the opportunity to:

  • Develop an understanding of Functional Skills English at Entry Levels 1, 2 and 3
  • develop their skills and competences in English
  • achieve a nationally recognised qualification
  • prepare for employment
  • progress to further study.

The first day time you'll join you will be assessed to ensure you're doing the right level.

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Free NCFE Certificate Introducing Caring for Children and Young People L2

Interested in launching a career in Childcare?

FREE NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate Introducing Caring for Children & Young People Course

What will you learn?

This course is designed for new and existing childcare practitioners to gain the necessary skills to launch a career in Early Years. With a Cache Level 2 qualification, learners are much more employable and can go on to work in a rewarding Nursery Nurse role. With units ranging from safeguarding to child development, the course gives a broad knowledge of childcare and prepares learners to work in the childcare sector.

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ACS NVR Parenting Programme - Expression of Interest

This is a free 12 weeks culturally approach course targeting African and Caribbean parents

Starts week commencing 7th June either:

  1. Mondays 1 -3PM
  2. Thursday 5pm – 7pm

What is NVR?

  • NVR is an approach to helping parents and carers to develop strategies for managing children or young people’s destructive or violent behaviours whilst focusing on (re)-building the relationship with them. It also supports caring

Criteria to join

  1. For parents of children aged 9 years and above
  2. Aimed at parents from Hackney only.
  3. Booking required-
  4. Referrals accepted

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Maths Functional Skills E3 to L2 (Online)

Maths Functional Skills Entry 3 to Level 2

Improve your Maths skills over the course of 15 weeks and beyond

When are the classes?

E3 Class will run every Mondays 10am-2pm

L1 or 2 Class will run every Monday and Fridays from 10am -2pm

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Free Accredited ICT Course (Entry 3 - Level 2)

Update  or gain invaluable accredited IT skills over a few weeks and beyond

Free Accredited ICT Course (Entry 3 - Level 2)

Using ICT learn how to carry out straightforward tasks in a range of vocational contexts and gain a professional qualification pending successful completion of the course.

What are the benefits of the course? What work is involved in gaining the qualification?

  • Develop their skills and competences in ICT
  • achieve a nationally recognised qualification
  • prepare for employment
  • progress to further study.

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Past Courses & Events

Past Courses & Events

Past Courses & Events

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