Spring/Summer Term Community Programme now available

Castlebrae offers a wide range of adult classes.  Staff are committed to offering a supportive and positive learning experience whilst providing adult education classes that offer learning opportunities in a relaxed and friendly environment.

We run a varied programme for adults and our current classes include; Spanish, Art, Cookery, Woodwork, Instrument Making, and ESOL

This term our classes start week commencing Tuesday 18th April with the exception of Come Dine with us which starts the following week (Wednesday 26th April). Days and times of classes are subject to change and classes may be cancelled if attendance is low.

For further details on classes, fees or general class enquiries please contact Donna or Sandra on         0131 661 4049.

Enrolments take place at the School Community Office before the start of the class each term or can be made online at www.joininedinburgh.org/castlebrae with the exception of the ESOL class please see below for details.

Community Programme April 2017

ESOL (English as a Second or Other Language)

Monday-Thursday

12.30pm-2.30pm

This is a mixed level class and can provide an opportunity to gain British Citizenship. Students interested in this class should contact Edinburgh College for further details, enrolment and fees on 0131 535 4630

 

 

Come Dine with Us

Wednesday

4.00pm-6.00pm

Step by step instructions to create a variety of dishes.

 

Spanish

Thursday

9.30am-11.30am

Interested in learning or improving your Spanish then this course is for you.

 

Art

Friday

9.00am-12noon

Students can develop their painting and drawing skills using various materials.

 

 

Woodwork

Friday

9.30am-11.30am

This course will provide an introduction to the basic techniques of woodwork.

 

 

 

Instrument Making

Friday

12noon– 3.00pm

An advanced woodwork class where students can make a working musical instrument.

 

Woodwork

Friday

12.30pm-2.30pm

A beginner’s course covering basic principles of woodwork.

 

Introduction to Hairdressing

Day and time to be confirmed.Learn how to shampoo, blow dry, colour hair and reception skills. Please contact the School Community Office if your are interested in joining this class.

 

Fitness Suite

Monday-Thursday 6.00pm-8.00pm

For daytime use, a timetable is available from the School Community Office.

Before using the fitness suite, you must attend an induction complete a health registration form and sign the conditions of use form. Phone the School Community office on 0131 661 4049 to arrange an induction.

Course Fees

Some classes may have an additional weekly cost towards ingredients or materials used for further details contact the School Community Office.

Proof of concessions must be shown at the start of each term even if booked online.

 

 

April

2017

1.5

Hours

2

Hours

2.5

Hours

3

hours

Standard £37.50 £50 £62.50 £75
Reduced £22.50 £30 £37.50 £45
Concessions £26 £26 £26 £26

 

Definition of concessionary rates:                                        Definition of Reduced Rates:

Council Tax Reduction Scheme                                             16 and 17 year olds

Income Based Jobseekers Allowance                                   60+ (Retired and Not In Employment)

Income Support                                                                     DLA or PIP

Pension Credit                                                                        Full Time Student

Housing Benefit

Working Tax Credit

Incapacity Benefit

NASS Support

Employment Support Allowance

Universal Credit