Other training/workshops

Learn about the animals and gardens and how to work safely.  Help improve the farm and meet new people in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

This four week course is free and for adults over 19 with few or no qualifications, or living with mental health issues.

For more information on how to apply contact Kerry on 0117 9381128 or kerry@lwfarm.org.uk



Monday, 9 April, 2018 -
10:00 to 13:00

This art and craft course can help build confidence and developing social interaction through group activities and learning new skills. Suitable for anyone who’d benefit from being in a supportive environment where they can progress at their own pace i.e. those with a mental health issue, learning disability or other health issue that means they struggle to keep up in a more mainstream class.
NB: Support is provided by the tutor and volunteers but students requiring 1:1 support may need someone to attend with them.

Monday, 19 February, 2018 - 09:30 to Monday, 16 July, 2018 - 12:15

Are you new to impact management but keen to find out more? Do you want to share your experiences and collaborate with others?

The Pathway strand of the Impact Management Programme is designed to help you use your data to improve what you do. Over the last year we've held co-design sessions with charities and social enterprises around the country and we are now running follow on regional peer learning events to support you further.

Wednesday, 28 February, 2018 -
10:30 to 13:30

This is a fun course ideal for anyone on a low income interested in off grid living. You will learn about harnessing solar power to build your own energy pack for charging USB devices. Great for camping or anywhere mains electricity is unavailable.

Sunday, 4 March, 2018 -
10:00 to 16:30

Are you a leader looking for an extra edge?
Are you facing uncertainties or challenge in 2018?
Are you wanting to connect powerfully with those around you and bring them with you on your journey?
Sign up for inspiring and practical training in emotional intelligence, coaching and resilience to dramatically up your game.

Thursday, 22 March, 2018 - 09:30 to Tuesday, 22 May, 2018 - 16:30
  •  Would you like to develop your counselling skills?
  •  Would you like to train as a counsellor?
  •  Are you in a helping profession?

COUNSELLOR TRAINING OPEN DAY - Saturday 10th March 2018

 Would you like to develop your counselling skills?
 Would you like to train as a counsellor?
 Are you in a helping profession?

10.00 am Foundation Certificate in Counselling Skills and Attitudes

11.30 am Diploma in Psychodynamic Counselling

2.00 pm Psychodynamic Psychotherapy

Saturday, 10 March, 2018 -
10:00 to 14:30

This Free event offers an opportunity to explore the possibility of partnering with a university researcher to achieve more than going it alone. 

Thursday, 22 March, 2018 -
10:30 to 16:30

Information, advice and guidance for anyone concerned about cold homes, fuel bills and increasing their health and wealth through energy efficiency

Tuesday, 27 February, 2018 -
16:30 to 19:00

Sometimes, all people need is a bit of a boost!

  • Are you aged 60+ and able to volunteer in Hartcliffe or Withywood?
  • Would you like to make a difference to your neighbours?
  • Then why not become an ACE volunteer?!

Training is being held on Wednesday 14th February.

Wednesday, 14 February, 2018 -
10:00 to 17:00

This qualification offers the opportunity to:
• learn about the language skills required when working in the community, giving an awareness of how language changes depending on the situation
• look at how Public and Voluntary Service sectors work and their interaction with the community
• explore the role of the interpreter
To arrange an initial assessment, register your interest or for any further information please contact Kathryn Whitehead on 0117 9166520 or email KWhitehead@wea.org.uk

Friday, 23 February, 2018 - 09:30


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