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Course overview

The course is intended for anyone who is interested in practicing or developing craft skills and is suitable for beginners. The course is taught in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Learners with any special needs can discuss these with the tutor at enrolment to ensure that the course is suitable or can be adapted for their needs. At the end of the course, you will have practiced or developed skills to produce a number craft items which we intend to sell. You will also gain a nationally recognised certificate - Level 1 in Craft and Enterprise .

Session details

You must attend the information session where we will provide further information about the course. 

Places are limited and registering your interest and attending the information session does not guarantee a place on the course.

Assessment is completed via portfolio of work.
Learners will need to be able to attend at least 80% of the sessions to complete the portfolio and individual tutorials will be offered during the course.


Eligibility criteria

Learners must be aged 19 or over to be eligible for this course.


The course is free if you are:

  • Unemployed
  • or you are employed and earn less than £15,736.50 annual gross salary


You will need to provide evidence of your income if you are employed and believe you are entitled to a free course. This could be a pay slip or contract of employment.


If you are employed, the course is part funded by the government and you will be required to make a contribution of £195. We also operate a fee remission policy, so if you earn more than £15,736.50 per year but still cannot afford to pay for course you can apply for support. This may mean you get the course for free.   Please contact us if you would like to make an application.

Venue and accessibility

Holy Trinity Church, Church Rd, Trench, Telford TF2 7AH

(Opposite Wrockwardine Wood Infants School)

The venue has wheelchair access and accessible toilet. Parking is on main road, layby close by.

Kerry Debenham

Mobile number 07905426045


Open College Network West Midlands (OCNWM)

After the course

We offer Functional Skills English and maths courses at entry and advanced levels in community venues. We also offer a range of other courses so please search the website for more details.

For enquiries contact:

Opening Hours 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday

Telephone: 01952 382888

Email: support@learntelford.ac.uk

Learn Telford Telford & Wrekin Council Wellington Civic & Leisure Centre 2nd Floor Telford TF2 2FH