Family learning courses

Our family learning programmes help adults develop skills to support their child with English, maths and language. They also help families learn together in a fun and relaxed environment. We run regular sessions after school and during the holidays.

Family learning landing page

We offer a wide variety of creative activities for you and your child, including:

  • English, maths and language courses
  • woodwork
  • pottery
  • poetry
  • film
  • fashion
  • using a computer
  • crafts
  • arts and animation
  • music and movement
  • sewing
  • salsa

Course locations

Courses are held in a variety of venues across the borough including:

  • schools
  • children’s centres
  • libraries
  • voluntary organisations
  • Thomas Calton Centre in Peckham

If you'd like to have a course delivered at your venue, contact us to discuss your ideas.

Enrol now for Free Family Learning Activities starting Autumn 2017. Booking is essential for all courses.

How to enrol

You can enrol for a Family Learning course online or find out more about our services or locations.

 Course title




Start date


ESOL for parents: pre-entry to entry 1 - helping your child in school


Thomas Calton Centre

10am to 12pm
15 weeks


No cost to learner

Helping your child with homework


Thomas Calton Centre

3.45pm to 5pm
10 weeks


No cost to learner

Family fun and photography


Thomas Calton Centre

10am to 12pm
10 weeks


No cost to learner

How to enrol

You can enrol for a Family Learning course online or you can find more about our services or locations here.

Contact info

For more information or to book a placement, contact:

Kate Bagnall
Family Learning Manager
020 7358 2100

Page last updated: 29 January 2018