Adult Learning - Oban Area

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General interest and progression

CourseWhenWherePriceDescriptionContact
Oban Scriptwriters Group Thursday - 14:00(TBC) Oban Library N/A The Oban Library Scriptwriters Group (formerly Oban Library Readers Group) have moved on. Now putting the finishing touches to their murder mystery, and looking for somewhere to perform! Brian Marden 01631 567952
1:1 Support Day, time and place to suit. Various locations in OLI Free Working on a 1:1 basis with a tutor, we can provide informal, tailored support to suit individuals with reading, writing and number skills. Brian Marden 01631 567952
Awareness-raising on Adult Literacies, Dyslexia, Neuro-diversity etc. Available on demand     Sessions customised to suit audience. Brian Marden 01631 567952
Beginners Photography To be arranged please call for more information Lorn House Albany Street Oban 8 weeks £33.04 fee waivers and  over 60's discounts available Learn how to get the most from your camera and use image manipulation software. Tricia Slater 01631 567974
Volunteer Tutor Training Available on demand TBC   Please call for further information Brian Marden 01631 567952

Employability

CourseWhenWherePriceDescriptionContact
Job Information Club Tuesday 1.00 - 3.00 Lorn House Albany Street Oban - Ring buzzer for Community Learning N/A The Job Information Club is back, helping people with CV's, and work related activities. Trish Slater/Brian Marden/Scott Douglas
English for Speakers of Other Languages Monday 7.00 - 8.30pm                 
Tuesday 2.00 - 4.00pm
Oban Library Free Conversational English Class for people whose first language is not English Tricia Slater 01631 567974
Computing for beginners (employability) Computing for beginners (general) Further steps in Computing (evening class)  Please call to book - daytime and evening classes available  Lorn House Albany Street Oban Free beginners. Next Steps £41.30 10 week course fee waivers and over 60's discounts available Various courses available. Tricia Slater 01631 567974
Elementary Food Hygiene Elementary Health and Safety To be arranged   Free - call to book a place Day certificate classes to develop skills needed for work in catering, hospitality and other workplace settings  Tricia Slater 01631 567974

Confidence and Wellbeing

CourseWhenWherePriceDescriptionContact
Upcycle your Style Please call for further information on next workshop starting November 2016 Lorn House Albany Street Oban  £16.52 4x 2 hour workshops. Fee waivers and over 60's discounts available Give clothes a new look. Dyeing fabrics, embellishing, making patterns, block printing, basic sewing. Tricia Slater 01631 567974
Adult Painting Class Thursdays 1.00 - 3.00pm MacCallum Court, Dunbeg

 Free, bring £1 for refreshments

Painting class geared at beginners and those with experience - new members welcome Tricia Slater 01631 567974
Oban Library Readers Group Thursday 14:00(TBC) Oban Library N/A The Oban Library Readers Group are back up and reading! Preparing for Book Week Scotland among other fun, reading type activities - both in and out of the library! Brian Marden 01631 567952
Adult Painting Class  7.00 - 9.00pm
Wednesdays
Oban High School £41.30 10 week course over 60's discounts and fee waivers available   Landscape and drawing suitable for beginners and for those with some experience Tricia Slater 01631 567974
Jewellery Making Please call for more information Lorn House     Tricia Slater 01631 567974
Hope Kitchen Drop In Mondays
1.00pm - 3.00pm
Hope Kitchen   Hope Kitchen has an ‘open door’ policy, offering hot food and as well as companionship. It is also the venue for a number of activities, including, now, a drop-in for advice, help and support for learning. Brian Marden 01631 567952

Proposed Courses

 Contact Patricia for information about our new courses.

Contact us

If you are interested in any of the above opportunities or if you have a special skill and feel you could run a community learning class in the Oban, Lorn and the Isles area, please contact us for an informal chat and get a bit more information.

Patricia Slater

Tel: 01631 567 974

Email: Contact Adult Learning

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Lorn Community Learning Centre
Willowview Lower Soroba
PA34 4SB Oban
United Kingdom
GB