Adult Learning

Adult Learning/Training

at Thomas Fairchild Children’s Centre:

We work with a wide range of external and internal providers to ensure parents can access some form of Adult or Family Learning.

All training is free (but you may need to check the entry criteria with the course tutors)

To access our training courses you need to be a Parent or Carer of a child under 11 living in Hackney.

If you wish to attend one of our courses please complete our Training Enquiry form and return it to our admin team, we will then contact you each time a course you may be interested in completing.

Parent’s have been taking part in various courses/workshops during the last year which have included:

  • Speak Easy,
  • Fun with numbers.
  • BTEC Level 1 Customer Service
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Literacy Entry 2 & 3 – Level 1 & 2
  • ESOL – Entry 2 & 3 & Together We Learn
  • Sewing
  • ICT Level 2
  • Helping in Schools Level 1 & 2
  • Pottery & Maths
  • Stress Management / Relaxation
  • Women’s Health
  • Life Coaching


Most, if not all of the parents have been successful in gaining a new qualification/skills, enabling them to move on to further learning or gain employment.

Congratulation to you all!

We are so proud of each and every one of you!

Also thank you to all our hardworking tutors who have helped our parents to achieve with their courses

Please find information  below for up coming courses that parents/carers can attend with free crèche for under 5’s

* First Aid*   *Cycling for Adults*

*Safeguarding*  *Parents forum*

      *Pottery & Maths*     *Helping in School’s Level 1 & 2*

Please see Autumn Term 2 Programme for more information!

If you require any further information regarding any of our courses, please do not hesitate to contact us or speak to a member of staff.

You can also fill in one of our training enquiry forms, we will then inform you when the courses you are interested in become available.

Please see form below:













Upcoming Courses and Workshops















Adult Learning Course 2019/2020