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Adult and Community Education programme

About our courses

An extensive list of quality courses; our tutors are all experienced and have expertise in their subjects.

All of our classes are held in the evenings or at weekends, at the school unless otherwise stated.   

About our courses

An extensive list of quality courses; our tutors are all experienced and have expertise in their subjects.

All of our classes are held in the evenings or at weekends, at the school unless otherwise stated.   

Courses

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Artisan Bread Making – Beginners

This workshop provides the rare opportunity to discover the art of making your own bread in the comfort of your home.

Artisan Bread Making – Level 2

This course is run over two sessions and is designed to be the next step for enthusiastic bread makers who have already attended our Artisan Bread Making Course*

Bagels

Enjoy freshly made bagels

Cheese Making

Learn the art of cheese making at home!

Croissants & Puff Pastry Workshop

The first day of the workshop you will learn how to make homemade puff pastry.  You’ll learn about the secrets of a good lamination and you will make some delicious cheese sticks, apple turnover, savoury and sweet tarts.

Digital Scrapbooking 101

Learn how to preserve your photos and stories through Digital Scrapbooking.

English Language Learners

Join our interactive group with English listening, speaking, reading and writing activities, games and role plays.

Enriched Dough Workshop

During this workshop you will cover the fundamentals of enriched dough baking by making both savoury and sweet creations…

Hot Cross Buns

Join our Artisanal baker for a 5 hour workshop to learn how to make delicious Hot Cross Buns in time for Easter.

IELTS/General English Tuition

This course is designed to help you prepare for an IELTS exam.

Intermediate General English

This course is an overview of English grammar to help you get ready for the next level of course preparation for the IELTS examination. 

Introduction to Tutoring / Teaching Adults

Do you have a skill or knowledge that you would like to share with others? Do you teach or train others in your workplace?

Japanese for Beginners / Travellers

This class will help you learn Japanese conversation to help you on your travels, or to give you a good base if you are a beginner.

Japanese for Beginners 2 / General Japanese

This course is for people who have completed our Beginners 1 / Travellers course or those who have studied Japanese before and want to move up to the next level.

Karate

This class is based on Ryukyu Kempo Karate which offers effective self defense and helps tone the body, develop coordination, quicken reflexes, increase self-esteem and self-discipline. 

Life Drawing

Life drawing is the drawing and study of the undraped human figure both male and female.

Mandarin for Beginners / Travellers

This course is ideal for travellers and those who are not travelling but would like to learn the basics of the Mandarin language.

Metalwork

Work on your own small or large project, in a well-equipped workshop, using your own materials.

My Makeup: ‘Hands-on’ Makeup Application Course

This is a unique opportunity to learn the tricks of applying makeup from a professional makeup artist.

My Style: Style Makeover on a Budget Course

Get professional, individual advice on colours and styles of clothes that suit you and how to put them together so you look great and feel fantastic every day.

Patchwork and Quilting for Beginners

Learn how to use ‘strip piecing’ using the sewing machine, applique and other techniques.

Photography – starting out with the basics

This course is a fun and friendly introduction to photography.

Photography – The Next Step – Moving on from the Running Man

Designed as a next step for those who have completed our Starting Out with the Basics course.

Pottery for Beginners

Learn basic construction techniques for making/building vessels by hand, also learn decorating techniques to enhance your finished pots.

Russian for Beginners / Travellers

Are you planning to learn another language?  Do you enjoy travelling?

Sweet & Savoury Tarts

This is a practical hands-on workshop suitable for beginners.

Spanish – Intermediate

This course teaches skills of basic conversational Spanish, as well as cultural aspects of Spanish speaking countries.

Spanish for Beginners / Travellers

This course is for complete beginners, no previous knowledge of the language is required, and is also suitable for those who are not travelling but would like to learn the basics of the Spanish language.

Story to Book

Have you been researching your family history and have lots of material….

Sustainable Living

This Sustainable Living programme is a great way to get inspired to live in a more planet-friendly way.

The Relationship Course

Learn how to strengthen your communication and better understand one another.

Yoga

Yoga is a 5000 year old practice that aids in physical and mental wellbeing…

Contact Information

For further information please contact the school.
03 338 5119
ace@hillmorton.school.nz