English & Maths

English & Maths 2019-02-28T10:24:15+00:00
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Here at CALAT we know that in today’s job climate having an English or maths qualification is essential if you want to get ahead.

To help you achieve your goals CALAT can offer you FREE* English & Maths Courses.

If you want to improve your skills to get a job or promotion, change career, or want to prepare for GCSE English or maths courses – we have the course for you.

And remember, it’s not just you that will benefit from your studies. You will be in a position to support your child or children with their school work which will boost their confidence at the same time as you are boosting yours!

Here is what we offer:

 

  • Short ‘Fast Track’ courses starting January 2019 for those planning to attend university or go on to further study in 2019.
  • Short courses to improve employment options
  • Long courses from beginners to pre-GCSE level
  • Courses leading to nationally recognised qualifications
  • Courses at different venues across the borough
  • Courses at times to suit you – day and evening

Are you thinking of starting a GCSE English or maths course in September 19, but would like more time to develop your skills without the pressure of an exam? We have just the course for you. Our next Preparing for GCSE English and maths courses will be starting in April 2019.

If you are interested in attending any of our English and maths courses click here to attend one of our initial assessment sessions. Click here for details of the enrolment sessions.

*You must have been aged 19 or over as of the 31st August 2018 to attend these courses and courses are free except to those who are not eligible for funding and/or have to pay the overseas fee.

For more information about these or any of our English and Maths courses email : calatenglish&maths@croydon.gov.uk

If English is not your first language and you want to improve your language skills please click here to go to the ESOL page.

 

Free* English & Maths preparation courses

FREE* Preparation for GCSE English

These new 11-week courses will start on:

  • Thursday 25 April – 11 July 19 (12.30 – 2.30pm) at the CALAT Thornton Heath Centre
  • Thursday 25 April – 11 July 19 (7.00 – 9.00pm) at the CALAT Central Croydon Centre
  • Saturday 4 May – 13 July (10.00am – 12.00pm) at the CALAT Central Croydon Centre. (10-weeks)

The courses will focus on developing the writing skills learners will need to gain a place on a GCSE English course and are targeted at prospective adult learners at Level 2.

Free* Preparation for GCSE Maths

These new 11-week courses will start on:

  • Wednesday 24 April – 10 July 18 (7.00 – 9.00pm) at the CALAT Thornton Heath Centre
  • Saturday 27 April – 13 July (9.30 – 11.30am) at the CALAT Central Croydon Centre.

The courses will focus on developing arithmetic and algebra skills learners will need to gain a place on a GCSE maths course and are targeted at prospective adult learners at Level 1.


If you are interested in attending one of the short English or maths courses you must attend one of our regular initial assessment sessions – click here for details of the enrolment sessions

You will be given the GCSE English or maths assessment on the last week of the course.

Please note – attendance on these courses does not guarantee you a place on a GCSE course.

*Courses are free except to those who are not eligible for funding and/or have to pay the overseas fee.

(You must have been aged 19 or over as of the 31st August 2018 to attend these courses)

For more information about these or any of our English and Maths courses email : calatenglish&maths@croydon.gov.uk