Training & Learning

4506293366_e00abdd151_zCommunity Solutions are committed to helping people to reach their full potential.  As part of this commitment we provide a wide range of training courses in a safe, friendly and informal environment. Designed to enhance or improve skills and increase confidence and self esteem, training provides an opportunity to meet new people. All training is flexible and is available FREE of charge to residents across East Lancashire. We work closely with our partners, including Lancashire Adult Learning and Nelson & Colne College, to provide high quality sessions and additional support. Accredited qualifications to develop CV’s and assist with employability are available. For further information on how to book onto the below courses please call 01254 460080 or email

Volunteer Induction 
– Tuesday 4th & 11th July 2017 – 10:00am – 04:00pm
Dementia Awareness – Thursday 6th July 2017 – 10:00am – 04:00pm
Employability – Friday 7th & 14th July 2017 – 10:00am – 04:00pm
Mental Health Awareness – Wednesday 12th July 2017 – 10:00am – 04:00pm
Autism & Asperger’s Awareness – Thursday 13th July 2017 – CANCELLED*
Volunteer Induction – Saturday 15th & 22nd July 2017 – 10:00am – 04:00pm
Dyslexia Awareness
– Tuesday 18th July 2017 – 01:30pm – 04:30pm*

courses marked with (*) are delivered by Lancashire Adult Learning

Accrington courses are held at Elmfield Hall, Gatty Park, Hyndburn Road, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 4AA