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Adult learning courses provided by our partners

We work with a number of partners who deliver courses for us across the county.

Have a look at the types of courses they offer and if you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact them directly for further information.

Broadside Creatives CIC 

  • Home Fragrances and Self-Care Products 
  • Batik 

Find out more at Broadside Creatives CIC.

Communicators Training Associates

  • Get Ready for Work

Find out more at Communicators Training Associates.

Cool Blue College 

  • Level 2 Award in Digital Skills for the Workplace
  • Level 1 Certificate in an introduction to Warehousing
  • Level 2 Certificate in Hospitality and Catering Principles
  • Level 2 Certificate in Cleaning Principles
  • ICT/Digital Skills
  • Healthy Food/Eating, Wellbeing and Exercise
  • Employability 
  • Financial Resilience

Find out more at Cool Blue College.

Durham Employment and Skills 

  • ESOL
  • Certificate in Understanding Excellence in Customer Service for Hospitality
  • Entry Level, Level 1 and 2 Certificate in Employability 
  • Level 2 Award in Customer Service in Hospitality, Leisure, Travel and Tourism
  • Level 1 and Level 2 Award Health & Safety in Construction Environment and in the Workplace
  • ESOL 
  • ICT/Digital
  • Employability
  • Customer Service 
  • Health and Safety
  • First Aid
  • Food Safety
  • Positive Woman/Man
  • GoGreen

Find out more at Durham Employment and Skills.

Endorphins Group

  • Empower 

Find out more at Endorphins Group.

Evolution Training & Consultancy

  • Level 2 Certificate in Retail Knowledge
  • Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Excellence in Customer Service for Hospitality
  • Level 1 Essential Digital Skills
  • Level 2 Certificate in Warehousing and Storage

Find out more at Evolution Training & Consultancy

Foundation of Light 

  • Family Learning around Cooking, Physical Health, Mental Wellbeing 
  • Healthy Eating  
  • Cooking for Christmas 
  • Cooking for Easter 
  • Introduction to Sport 

Find out more at Foundation of Light.

Groundwork North East

  • Counting the cost of living
  • Cooking your way to better health
  • Recycle and upcycle for nature
  • Exploring our senses
  • Green crafts
  • Community Makeover
  • Outdoor Explorers
  • Eco Kids
  • Green Fingers 'Engage'
  • Artisan Crafts

Find out more at Groundwork North East.

Handcrafted Projects

  • 'Engage' 
  • Artisan Crafts 

Find out more at Handcrafted Projects.


  • 'Step Up'/Life Skills 

Find out more at Humankind.

Minerva Arts & Wellbeing 

  • Ceramics 
  • Glass Art/Craft 

North East Dance 

  • Let's all Boogie 
  • Boogie Some More 
  • Advance with Dance Level 1 
  • Halo 
  • Dare to be Aware/Included/ Resilient/Responsible
  • Move and Groove
  • Step Forward/Higher/Further and more

 Find out more at North East Dance.

One Point Services

  • 'Triple P'
  • Staying Cool - Adult/Family Learning

Orangebox Training Solutions

  • Certificate in the Principles of Warehousing and Storage
  • Certificate in Retail Skills 

 Find out more at Orangebox Training Solutions.

Penshaw View Training

  • Level 1 Award in Contact Centre Operations
  • Level 1 Certificate in Retail Knowledge
  • Level 1 Certificate in an Introduction to Warehousing Stepping into Employment

 Find out more at Penshaw View Training.

Release Potential 

  • Returneeships 

Find out more at Release Potential.

 SMARTT North East 

  • Employability  
  • First Aid 
  • Mental health awareness  

Find out more at SMARTT North East.

Sportscape Training 

  • Contact Centre Operations 
  • Personal Development/Employability 

Find out more at Sportscape Training.

Stanley Events

  • Intro to Events, Hospitality & Event Planning & Management

Find out more at Stanley Events.

Triage Central

  • Digital Engagement/Skills
  • Employability 
  • Introduction to Health and Social Care 
  • Mental Wellbeing
  • Mental Wellbeing for Ex-Offenders

Find out more at Triage Central.

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        Durham Learn
        03000 266 115
        Our address is:
        • Durham County Council
        • Crook Council Offices
        • Crook
        • County Durham
        • United Kingdom
        • DL15 9ES