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Training and Skills

Service Name Contact Details Service Description Website and Social Media
OpenLearn Parrett Way, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6, United Kingdom Making the decision to study can be a big step, which is why you’ll want a trusted University. The Open University has over 40 years’ experience delivering flexible learning and 170,000 students are studying with us right now.

Weston College- Free Provision Weston College (Stop SS), Weston-super-Mare, North Somerset, BS23 2AL, United Kingdom

T: (01934) 411411

All listed courses are fully funded, please contact for information on course dates and locations.



Cornwall Council- Free Training Provision Cornwall Council Offices, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 3QF, United Kingdom

T: 0300 1231 117

Local Centres:

Camelford/ Wadebridge– The Bungalow, Sir James Smith’s Community School, Dark Lane, Camelford, PL32 9UJ,, Weds-Thurs 09:00-12:30.
Bude/ Launceston– The Greggson Centre, New Road, Stratton, Bude, EX23 9AP,, Mon-Fri 09:00-15:30.
Falmouth– Tregenver, Tregenver Road, Falmouth, TR11 2QW,, Mon-Fri 09:00-15:30.
Helston/ Lizard– Church Hill, Helston, TR13 8YQ,, Mon-Fri 09:00-15:30.
Liskeard/ Looe/ Callington– Laity House, Higher Lux Street, Liskeard, PL14 3DJ,, Mon-Fri 09:00-15:30.
Newquay/ Bodmin– Tolcarne Road, Newquay, TR7 2NQ,, Mon-Fri 09:00-15:30.
Vision2Learn- Free Training Courses Taunton, Somerset, United Kingdom Offering funded training courses online using flexible and convenient nationally accredited e-learning courses.
Service Name Contact Details Service Description Website and Social Media
Open Doors International Language School (ODILS) 28 Woodland Terrace Ln, Plymouth, PL4 8QL, United Kingdom

T: (01752) 258770

English as a second language school in Plymouth, supporting students from pre-beginner to Level 2 in ESOL and Fucntional Skills English.



Norpro Training Ltd. 30 Ham Dr, Plymouth, PL2 2NL, United Kingdom

T: (01752) 559426

Norpro is a charity providing training to disadvantaged groups.

For all courses please contact Brian Weatherston- All courses are delivered within the Plymouth area and costs are for the whole academic year (consisting of 72 sessions per academic year on average).
Bridgwater and Taunton College- Free Training Bath Road, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 4PZ, United Kingdom Offering distance learning courses- available in Cornwall, Devon and Somerset.
Service Name Contact Details Service Description Website and Social Media
SJM Training Consultants Ltd. Willows Watch, Fitzroy, Somerset, TA2 6PL, United Kingdom

T: (01823) 433431

SJM Training offers customised training on business applications such as Microsoft Office. Course contents are tailored to focus on the topics participants need to know reducing the time spent learning and increasing retention of new knowledge. They cover features for all levels from absolute beginners through to experts and specialists.
Digital Garage- Free Training Course from Google Plymouth, PL4 0BN, United Kingdom Free online marketing training to help participants get the digital skills needed to grow their business and career.

Available across Cornwall, Devon and Somerset.
BM Solutions 8 Capern Cl, Braunton, Devon, EX33 2PA, United Kingdom

T: 07866547670

BM Solutions provide employability and IT support to individuals on a one-to-one basis to help participants overcome digital exclusion.
Service Name Contact Details Service Description Website and Social Media
Avalon Employment Support and Advocacy Timbercombe Lodge, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA5 1AU, United Kingdom

T: (01823) 451448

Employment support and advocacy.

Available across Somerset and Exeter/ Exmoor.



Service Name Contact Details Service Description Website and Social Media
Pat Haggerty Hypnotherapy Lymington Road, Torquay, Torbay, TQ1 3EW, United Kingdom

T: 07469772128

A provider of Solution Focused Hypnotherapy committed to helping individuals overcome the obstacles in their lives and make their unique contribution to society.

Provider of Wellbeing awareness courses for schools and other public sector organisations
Jon Denley Cooking 1 cheston cottages wrangaton, Wrangaton, Devon, TQ10 9HL, United Kingdom

T: 07432678723

One to one cooking sessions or group baking sessions.

Available across Devon and in Liskeard, Saltash and surrounding areas.

Other Services

Service Name Contact Details Service Description Website and Social Media
Stokehill Education and Training Ltd. Home Farm, Stoney Stoke, Wincanton, Somerset, BA9 8HY, United Kingdom

T: 07599851064

Stokehill is a social enterprise that aims to help older people and those facing life changes to remain active, valued and connected.


Dakini Dance Co. 73 Middlefield Rd, Plymouth, PL6 6TQ, United Kingdom

T: 07752901010

Using dance to build self-esteem and motivation delivered by an ex Positive People participant!


Wild Art Cornwall Trereife House, Penzance, Cornwall, TR20 8TJ, United Kingdom

T: 07845909471

Delivering scultpure and therapy.