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Diagnostic Processes Part 3

No Qualification • Part-time • Cornwall College Camborne


On this course you will learn about the interpretation of diagnostic procedures and equiptment.

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Crazy Patchwork Panel – Sewing Workshop

No Qualification • Part-time • Cornwall College Camborne


Learn two different crazy patchwork techniques to produce decorative panels which can then be used as part of a product, e.g. placemat, cushion, bag, etc. This is an ideal workshop for beginners through to experienced sewers, so come along and be creative! For this workshop you will need your own sewing machine (in good working order) and manual and your own sewing kit including scissors, pins, needles, tape measure. You will also need to bring your own fabric, thread etc and you will be informed of the amounts nearer the start date This is a FREE* workshop – book now so you don’t miss out. *This workshop will be free for students who will be 19+ as of 31.08.21 and have not attended the workshop before. If you have already attended this workshop and wish to repeat it a fee will apply. This workshop is held on a Saturday from 9.30am to 4.00pm for 1 day. Venue:- Cornwall College Camborne Trevenson Road Pool Redruth TR15 3RD

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Basic Nail Art

Level 1 • Part-time • Cornwall College St Austell


Come and join our experts here at Cornwall Colleges Hairdressing and Beauty department where they will show how to apply basic nail art. During the two 3 hour session you will work on techniques that will enable you to prepare truly beautiful nails. This is the perfect introductory course that could lead you on to other courses within Cornwall College Hairdressing and Beauty.

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Creative Writing Next Steps

No Qualification • Part-time • Cornwall College St Austell


This course is designed for those who have completed the Introduction to Creative Writing but would also suit anyone whose fiction project is at an advanced stage and is seeking feedback. Sessions will include looking at selected texts that take readers on an emotional journey. There will be writing exercises to assist you in moulding your voice, and the opportunity to receive feedback in a friendly, supportive and constructive atmosphere.

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TCDA Play Portfolio: Print

No Qualification • Part-time • Cornwall College St Austell


Come and Join one of our experts within the Art and Design department at Cornwall College St Austell. You will work with a range of print techniques and processes to produce. You will explore a variety of print techniques and approaches. This is a fantastic stand alone, one day course, but why not stretch yourself further and sign up to more of our experimental one day course, experimenting with clay, Drawing and Painting.

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Introduction to Casualty Make-up

No Qualification • Part-time • Cornwall College Camborne, Cornwall College St Austell


Come and join our experts here at Cornwall Colleges Hairdressing and Beauty department where they will show how to create casualty make up. You will gain an insight into special effects working with latex and discovering some of the tricks of the trade. This is the perfect introductory course that could lead you on to other courses within Cornwall College Hairdressing and Beauty.

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Cornish Sea Food Cookery

No Qualification • Part-time • Cornwall College Camborne


Learn how to prepare, cook and finish local Cornish Fish & Shellfish dishes. Materials cost: £20 per session Please wear sensible clothing and shoes.

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Diagnostic Processes Part 1

No Qualification • Part-time • Cornwall College Camborne


On this course you will learn about the interpretation of diagnostic procedures and equiptment.

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Introduction to Cornish shellfish cookery

No Qualification • Part-time • Cornwall College Camborne


Navigate your way around the quality point, preparation methods, and cooking techniques to produce your own. Crab bomb (canape) prawns with gremolata (starter) selfish stew with rouille (main course). This course will run from 9:00 – 15:30 and there will be a £20 fee for materials

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Matching Food & Wine

No Qualification • Part-time • Cornwall College Camborne


Let Clyde and the Trevenson Team guide you through an evening of tasting and pairing food and wine, with a four-course meal and matching wine to enhance the freshest flavours. Over the two weeks we will share our tips and techniques used when pairing food and wine. Providing the tools and techniques to plan and host your very own home dining experience. This course will run from 18:00-21:00 and there will be a £40 fee for materials

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Classic Curries

No Qualification • Part-time • Cornwall College Camborne


Grind, blend and chop your way through classic curry pastes to produce your own authentic curries. Week 1: Produce your own Thai green monkfish curry with fragrant rice. Week 2: Beef Madras with flat breads & lentil dhal. This course will run from 18:00 to 21:00 and there is a £20 fee for materials.

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Ceramics/Pottery For All (Evening)

No Qualification • Part-time • Cornwall College Camborne


This evening course is suitable for those with or without previous experience. This course offers the opportunities to learn, explore or further develop a variety of taught practices including hand building and throwing techniques. The use of surface patterns, decoration techniques, and a variety of glaze applications will also be taught throughout the course. The emphasis is on you as individual supported and encouraged to realise your own creative intention in a relaxed atmosphere. Materials are provided but please bring an apron or old shirt to protect your clothes and your footwear should not be open toed. *** All our Ceramics/Pottery leisure evening courses are now full for this term. But we suggest that you keep a regular eye on our website for any future courses which will be added as soon as the details have been finalised. *** This course runs on a Thursday evening from 6.30pm to 8.30pm for 10 weeks or 8 weeks (depending on the lenght of the term). Venue:- Cornwall College Camborne Trevenson Road Pool Redruth TR15 3RD

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Assessing Competence In The Work Environment City And Guilds Award

Level 3 • Part-time • Cornwall College Camborne


This course is ideal for you if you assess the achievement of competence in a work environment using the following assessment methods: observation, examining work products, oral questioning and discussion, use of others (e.g. witnesses), learner statements and recognition of prior learning (RPL). You can expect to continue to work with the Course Tutor through group/one-to-one support at subsequent sessions. Within the Assessment Centre, you will work closely with at least two learners, through components of their qualification. You will meet with your Course Tutor/Assessor regularly and build a portfolio of evidence. You will also be required to work/liaise with other assessors and internal quality assurance staff at your Assessment Centre. This course is completed over 12 months, with a two day induction and up to 5 workshop sessions.

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Introduction to Plastering Skills (Saturday Skills)

Level 1 • Part-time • Cornwall College Camborne


This introduction course is best suited anyone that is new to plastering. The course gives you the basics of plastering and the best start to produce small areas of finishing plaster a good standard. On completion of the ‘Introduction to Plastering’ you will be able to plaster small areas and internal and external corners.

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Game Masterclass

No Qualification • Part-time • Cornwall College Camborne


Prepare, roast, carve & serve a grouse with all the trimmings. Break down a rabbit to produce a saddle of rabbit with wild mushroom velouté and a rabbit terrine with piccalilli. This course will run from 9:00-15:30 and there will be a £20 fee for materials

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Clothes Making (Evening)

No Qualification • Part-time • Cornwall College Camborne


Come and develop new skills with an experienced tutor using your own pattern, fabric and sewing kit to make a garment of your choice. You will need a sewing pattern of your choice and all the materials needed to make your chosen item. You will also need a general sewing kit, to include tape measure, pins, needles, thread and scissors. Please bring with you any of these items that you already have and advice on these and what else you will need will be given to you at the first class by the tutor. You will need to bring your own sewing machine with you on this course. This course runs on a Monday evening from 6.30pm to 8.30pm for 5 weeks. Venue:- Cornwall College Camborne Trevenson Road Pool Redruth TR15 3RD

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