Learning opportunities

There are lots of opportunities to improve your skills and to help you find work.

Adult Learning opportunities

Do you want to learn something new but not sure where to go or what to do? The Leeds Adult Learning course finder is for you – use it to find out about a wide range of courses from Art to Writing and just about everything in between that are happening in your area.

These courses are for anybody aged 19 and over and many people may qualify for free courses, please see the Leeds City Council Learner fees policy 2017-18 (PDF 189KB) for details.

Digital skills opportunities

Learn computer skills in your local library.

Do you want to learn how to use a computer, just brush up your skills or need to use a computer but don't have access to one?

Your local library can help. Did you know that you can book a one to one training session at your local library? Sessions are flexible and the support is tailored to your personal needs. You can also book time on a computer with access to the Internet.

STEP opportunities

Live in Leeds? Unemployed for a year or more? Aged 25 or over?

The STEP Project provides a flexible programme of activity with support and assistance to enable you to move into sustainable employment, including; sector-specific training, mentoring and job search support.

You can receive help to be referred to the STEP project by your local Job centre or Job Shop or alternatively you can refer yourself directly. For more information call the STEP team on 0113 378 4576 or email step@leeds.gov.uk


Other useful websites to visit



Adult Learning 2015-16 SAR - Jan 17https://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Adult Learning 2015-16 SAR - Jan 17.pdf911873pdf
Adult Learning 2016-17 Project Brief Finalhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Adult Learning 2016-17 Project Brief Final.pdf791846pdf
Adult Learning 2017-18 Project Briefhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Adult Learning 2017-18 Project Brief.pdf777194pdf
Get Online in Leeds booklethttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Get Online in Leeds booklet.pdf1671943pdf
Leeds City Council Learners fees 2017-18https://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Leeds City Council Learners fees 2017 18.pdf192782pdf

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