Online Tasters & Try It Out Qualifications

All sessions are free!

Are you looking to try something new or take the next step and embark on a creative qualification? Book onto our Tasters and Try It Out sessions to help you decide what’s right for you.

Each session will give you the opportunity to explore topics covered in full courses in addition to trying out a small project.

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Tasters

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Art

Tasters include:

  • Art Watercolour

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Drawing

Tasters include:

  • Drawing In Little Steps
  • Drawing Tone

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Floristry - SIS

Floristry

Tasters include:

  • Flowers Bows and Gift Wrapping
  • Flowers The Mad Hatters Tea Party
  • The Language of Flowers
  • Historic Floristry Designs

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Photography

Tasters include:

  • Be Creative
  • Eye Catching Images
  • Selling Online

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Jewellery Making

Tasters include:

  •  Jewellery Knowledge

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Classical musical instruments

Music

Tasters include:

  • Guitar
  • Ukulele

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Dressing a mannequin

Textiles

Tasters include:

  •  Make Bunting
  • Running Stitches
  • Your Glad Rags
  • Upholstery

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Inner workings of the mind

Psychology & Sociology

Tasters include:

  • Coffee, From Bean To Cup?
  • Food And Eating
  • Music, From Sound To Music
  • Photography, The Art Of Looking
  • Personality
  • When the brain doesn’t work – what we can learn about memory
  • Your slip is showing! What Freud had to say about Personality
  • Psychology’s Case Studies
  • Myth-Busting Popular Psychology

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Digital technology

IT

Tasters include:

  • Canva: Graphic design tool
  • Scratch For Parents
  • Stop Frame Animation
  • Working with Excel
  • Working with PowerPoint
  • Excel Conditional Formatting
  • Excel H/V Lookup
  • Excel: Charts & Sparklines
  • Managing Worksheets
  • PowerPoint Designer
  • Word: Improve Assignments
  • Word: Using Tables

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Try It Out – Creative Qualification

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Art & Design

Try It Our courses include:

  • Try It Out Art and Design

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A camera at sunset

Photography

Try It Our courses include:

  • Try It Out Digital Business Photography
  • Try It Out Photography
  • Try It Out Photography Progression

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Business

Try It Our courses include:

  • Try It Out Creative Business

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Dressing a mannequin

Textiles

Try It Our courses include:

  • Try It Out Fashion Textiles

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Floristry - SIS

Floristry

Try It Our courses include:

  • Try It Out Floristry
  • Try It Out Floristry Progression

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Jewellery Making

Try It Our courses include:

  • Try It Out Jewellery Making

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Woodwork

Woodwork

Try It Our courses include:

  • Try It Out Woodworking

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