City Lit

City Lit delivers a programme of free, family learning workshops and courses in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, so that families learn together through exciting events and creative workshops as well as holiday activities.

Courses include Fun Time with Baby, Family Portraits and Story Bags and for adults we have Make Do and Sell, Stress Busting and Volunteering in your Community. We also offer free basic skills courses, improving your English, ESOL and Maths as well as opportunities for childcare qualifications – 
so whether you want to to develop your existing skills or learn something new, this could be your first steps back into learning, getting new qualifications or a new career.

Because of family learning I am more confident and involved in my son’s schooling. I talk to more people, invite parents to the groups; my health and wellbeing has improved and I’m happier about the future.

Shati Choudhury My Family, My World
Family learning activities encourage interaction across all members

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Courses taught by City Lit

ESOL Entry 2/3 REading

Online | 1 start dates from 14th September 2020

A ESOL course for those with some English to help improve their reading

Level 1 certificate in caring for children

Online | 1 start dates from 23rd September 2020

A free 12 week on line course for those who want to work with very young children

ESOL Entry 1/2 Writing

Online | 1 start dates from 16th September 2020

A course with those with a little english to improve their writing

Crafts for Wellbeing

Online | 1 start dates from 16th September 2020

Be creative and make things with your hands to help you relax

New to English

Online | 1 start dates from 14th September 2020

Course for those with VERY little English

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