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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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Acoustic / Electric Guitar for Beginners

This course will teach fundamentals for both acoustic and electric guitar and is especially designed for beginners.

A Donor’s Guide to Charities

What is a charity? What is the difference between a charity and a society? How do I know my donation is being used well?

Artisan Bread Making

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

Bass Guitar for Beginners

This course is especially designed for beginners. You will learn basic bass guitar theory and techniques.

Business Computing – Beginners

Learn how to use Excel, PowerPoint and Tableau to create reports and presentations.

Business Computing – Intermediate

Designed for those with some experience with applications such as Excel, this course will develop your business reporting and presentation skills further.

Cryptocurrency

Gain a better understanding of what cryptocurrency is and how to earn, store and spend it.

Digital Photography Boot Camp

If you have a DSLR or mirrorless camera but can’t seem to get off ‘Auto’ then this course will help you raise your game and truly embrace your passion for photography.

Drawing

Develop your knowledge of drawing, learning new skills or developing your existing skills.

Drums for Beginners

Learn the fundamentals of drumming including basic drum theory and technique.

English Language: Essential Conversation, Pronunciation and Reading

Gain confidence to communicate effectively in English within your community.

Felt Making – Beginners

Connect with your creative side by learning the art of wet felt making!

Felt Making – Intermediate

This course is for anyone who has tried felt making before and is ready for the next step.

Felt Making – DIY Project

This course is for anyone with some felt making experience who wants the time, space and motivation to work on their own projects.

French for Beginners / Travellers

This course suits people who want to learn the basics of the French language or who are travelling overseas to a French speaking country.

French 2- Intermediate

For people who have a basic knowledge of French.  Improve your ability to speak French and to comprehend French when you hear it spoken.

Get Ready for Your New Job!

Are you thinking about changing jobs or getting back in to the workforce? This course will help you perfect your pitch and get you out in the job market with confidence.

Hairdressing for Home

Come and learn some basic hairdressing techniques that will save you time, money and stress.

IELTS/General English Tuition

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

Interior design

A Guide to Renovating or Building a Home

Introduction to Teaching Adults

Certificate course

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.

Keyboard for Beginners

This course is designed for beginners and will teach the fundamentals of playing the keyboard.

Life Drawing

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

Making the Most of Microsoft Word

This course will help you learn how to use Word to create and edit simple documents.

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.

Music Theory for Beginners

Learn how to read and write music, and how music functions at a fundamental level.

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

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

Pottery for Beginners

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

Qigong

Related to Tai Chi, it has a focus on improving health and life. In this course we will learn gentle exercises to guide the mind to draw in and replenish Qi.

Social Media Apps – Beginners Guide

This course will improve your understanding and ability to use social media platforms.

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.

Spanish – Intermediate

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

Start an Online Business

Learn how to quickly and easily set up your own website.

Understanding and Using Excel for Beginners

This course will help you understand how Excel works and what it can do for you.

Well-being Homestyle Cooking

In this fun filled class you will learn how to easily construct balanced meals, learning basic cooking skills and gaining nutrition knowledge.

Yoga

‘Simply Yoga’ is a series of movements and postures that provide you with strength, good posture and balance…

Contact Information

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