Education and Adult Learning

New addition 15th Jan 21 !!  ADULT EDUCATION INCLUDING FREE ONLINE COURSES ARE FURTHER DOWN THE PAGE

School term dates can be found here
Information on school closures in bad weather are given here


PRE-SCHOOL AND PRIMARY

education-school-drawingKingsland has Kingsland Pre School at the Coronation Hall (details here and Facebook page here) and Kingsland CE Primary School (details here)


SECONDARY AND SIXTH FORM

For secondary education it is in the catchment of Wigmore School (details here) and Earl Mortimer College and Sixth Form Centre (details here)

There are sixth forms at Hereford Sixth Form College (details here) , Earl Mortimer (above) and Ludlow College (details here)


ADULT LEARNING

There are various centres offering adult education in Herefordshire. Courses can be either full or part time, evening or day time and for either leisure/interests, skills updating or to gain recognised qualifications. Here’s a useful link:

Herefordshire & Ludlow College (Hereford and Ludlow)

Learnyay is a website that can help you find courses and training in our area. Click here for the website

THE SKILLS TOOLKIT FROM THE DFE

May 1st 2020 – The Department for Education has launched a Skills Toolkit to help people develop digital and numeracy skills from home. Lots of free online courses can be found via the website here

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


NEW!!  5.1.21  FULLY FUNDED ONLINE LEARNING FOR EMPLOYERS AND EMPLOYEES

Are you aware of the free support which is available to your business and employees, this includes employees who are currently furloughed.

Dimensions Training Solutions are the prime provider of the European Social Fund contract which supports business and employees in upskilling in full Level 2 qualifications, all aligned to your business needs. We are currently working with over 780 individual SME and large employers across The Marches to offer support within specific sectors.

Click below to see some of the courses and sectors which we are able to support you with.

View courses available

We work closely with The Marches LEP and Skills Boards to ensure the qualifications which we offer are of benefit to the skills requirements and demand in the region. All of our courses and packages can be individually tailored to meet the needs of your business requirements and are short online courses which require no “off the job” activity so you will not lose staff from the workplace.

For more information, complete you details at https://www.fullyfundedcourses.com/marches/ and a member of the team will be in touch to discuss further.


RED SPARK LEARNING

For FREE English, Maths and ICT courses as well as opportunities for developing skills with practical based community projects, please like and share our page to keep up to date with all the latest news, workshops, courses and activities coming up.
We are based at the lovely Grange Court near Leominster centre and have experienced, friendly tutors who are ready to help.

http://www.redsparklearning.co.uk/

www.facebook.com/redsparklearning

OTHER RESOURCES FOR ADULT ONLINE LEARNING

Alison – free online courses  https://alison.com/

FutureLearn    https://www.futurelearn.com/courses

Vision2Learn  –  free online government funded courses  https://www.vision2learn.net/courses

Open University – free courses  https://www.open.edu/openlearn/free-courses/full-catalogue

National Careers Service – have links to where to find free courses that lead to qualifications  https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/find-a-course/where-to-find-free-online-learning

Udemy    https://www.udemy.com/


Kingsland school as it used to be!

education-1Schoolchildren Line Up Outside the School : (Note the large Water pump to the left of the teacher)
Photo Courtesy of M. Sampson, Kingsland

 

 

 

education-2Children attending Class in Kingsland School

– A Few Years Ago !

Photo courtesy of M. Sampson, Kingsland

There are more memories and photos from Kingsland school in the 1940s on the Memories from the Past page under Kingsland History