Workplace Skills

We offer a range of free courses in various venues which will equip you with useful skills for the workplace.


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Hospitality and Food Hygiene

This course is suitable for anyone considering employment in catering and hospitality. You will learn how to serve food and beverages, table presentation and service, prepare simple snacks and gain a useful qualification.


Health and Safety

This course will be useful for a wide range of employment and volunteering opportunities. You will have the opportunity to gain a basic qualification in Health and Safety.


Confidence and Assertiveness

This course can help you improve your confidence and self-esteem. You will consider what it means to be confident and behave in an assertive manner. You will learn how to communicate more effectively.

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Customer Service

Learn valuable skills for any customer focussed environment, including reception, office and call centres. Learn how to communicate effectively, give information and assistance and deal with complaints.


Woodwork / DIY

This course will teach you how to work with wood and construct a woodwork project. Gain the confidence to use hand tools and some power tools.


Furniture Restoration

Learn the skills of upcycling and restoring old furniture. You will learn how to repair, renovate and refurbish your household items and save money

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Stress in Families

Family life can be stressful. You will consider the causes, signs and symptoms of stress and develop ways to manage situations, reduce your stress, keep calm and carry on



Learn how to manage your money, household budget, and energy bills. Understand online banking, comparison websites and bring down the cost of your spending.


British Sign Language Part 1 & 2

This course is Agored Cymru accredited at level one. You will learn basic everyday British Sign Language that is suitable for the home, community, workplace and volunteering.



For details of the next available course in your area, or to book your place, contact:


Palmerston Community Learning Centre, Cadoc Crescent, Barry, CF63 2NT