Inspire Your Heart with Art Day

Today we celebrate Inspire Your Heart With Art Day. Although we are inspired everyday by our learners, this day recognises the positive impacts that Art and Creativity can have on our wellbeing. Research shows that participating in creative arts and craft activities can improve your mental health and wellbeing, reduce stress and help you regain…

Retrofit Learner Case Study – Leanne Madden

Retrofit Learner Case Study – Leanne Madden  Courses undertaken: DEA & Level 4 Award in Domestic Retrofit Assessment Combined Course Background Leanne is a highly skilled individual with a great deal of knowledge in the realm of construction and architecture. After, completing her studies in Architectural Technology, Leanne went on to work as an architectural…

Retrofit Learner Case Study – Shirley Gray

Retrofit Learner Case Study – Shirley Gray  Courses undertaken: Level 2 Understanding Domestic Retrofit and Level 3 Certificate in Domestic Retrofit Advice Background Shirley is a business graduate, with a background in IT. After taking a 15-year break from her professional career to focus on home-schooling her two children, she was looking for a new…

NEWS RELEASE: ACL Essex is offering fully funded retrofit training in partnership with The Retrofit Academy

ACL Essex is offering fully funded retrofit training in partnership with The Retrofit Academy Adult learning provider ACL Essex, which is part of Essex County Council, has partnered with The Retrofit Academy to deliver innovative retrofit training to residents of Essex. Those interested in improving the energy efficiency of homes can gain qualifications from Level…

New FREE language tasters

We are encouraging you to try your hand at languages in the new year, with the launch of our free languages and communication tasters from 19th January 2023. The taster sessions being offered are Spanish, Italian, French, Greek and German, as well as British Sign Language (BSL) and Makaton for Families. Taking place online and…