FREE Fun Cookery Course in Mixenden

Learn some excellent skills, tips and ideas whilst you have a go at making some tasty meals at a low cost.

Monday 13 March – 10am to 12noon
At Flat 3 Mixenden Court, Mixenden, HX2 8QH

This course is FREE and all ingredients are provided

To book your place on the course please call Mixenden Parents’ Resource Centre on  01422 240043

FREE Courses at Mixenden Parents Resource Centre

The following courses will run at Mixenden Parents Resource Centre – These courses are FREE but you will need to book a place.

Emergency First Aid at Work – Every Monday 1pm to 3pm – from 30 January to 20 February , this is a recognised qualification with a certificate awarded on completion of the course

FREE Fun Course – Thursday 2 February – 9.30am to 11.45am – Build your own bird box, all materials supplied.

To book your place on either of the courses please ring Mixenden Parents Resource Centre on 01422 240043

Opportunities with Calderdale Adult Learning

Coloured pencils and paint brushesCalderdale Adult Learning (CAL) provides a wide range of learning opportunities if you want to learn for personal interest and wellbeing or to gain skills for a job and to help with your career progression.

You can enrol now for courses starting in January 2017 including a beginners guide to dress making, art therapy, languages and much more.

There has never been a more important time to gain new skills and qualifications.

Click here to search upcoming courses.

Healthy Minds Courses, Workshops, Activities and Groups

healthy mindsHealthy Minds will be running a variety of recovery and support courses and workshops throughout Autumn – Winter 2016-2017.

Click here to see upcoming activities

The aim is to provide participants with an opportunity to gain insight, self-understanding and skills to support their mental health and emotional wellbeing.

For more information or to book on to courses and workshops contact Healthy Minds on 01422 345154 or email

September Courses for Adults at The Artworks

WEA LogoGet involved with courses at The Artworks to share your curiosity, ideas and creativity with others starting on the following dates:

  • Painting into Abstraction – Thursday 15 September
  • Drawing for Beginners & Improvers – Monday 19 September
  • Introduction to Printmaking – Tuesday 20 September

Courses take place during the day at The Artworks, Shaw Lodge Mills, Shaw Lane, HX3 9ET.

Course fees cost £70 for 21 hours over ten sessions but if you receive certain benefits you may be entitled to a FREE course. For more information about the courses, fees and to book a place contact Karen Potter on 0113 245 3304 or email

FREE Open Day Event at Heath Campus with fun and refreshments

Get information, advice and guidance on courses as well as fun interactive computer workshops and demos, a taste of Spain & Italy through food and language; cupcake decorating and much more.

Saturday 3 September 2016 – 10am to 3pm
At Heath Campus, Free School Lane, Halifax, HX1 2PS

All activities are FREE plus free refreshments including delicious cream teas and cupcakes served in the learner Coffee Bar.

15% early enrolment discount on most courses and you can enrol on the day to be in with a chance to win your course for free!

Courses and more at Mixenden Parent Resource Centre

Mixenden Parent Resource Centre offers a range of services including, Adult Education both accredited and non-accredited courses, onsite Nursery, onsite Advice and Support Workers who can help with debt,benefits and housing issues, weekly luncheon clubs and craft club, plus Makin Dixon Family Law Solicitor fortnightly drop-in and CMBC Business support and advice drop-in.

As well as the above MPRC also have the following courses coming up:

  • First Aid  at work  Starts Tuesday 19 April – 1pm – 3pm
  • Grow and eat – Starts Thursday 14 April – 9.30am– 11.45am
  • Summer Cooking  Starts Wednesday 20 April – 9.30am– 11.45am

To enquire or book your place on a course call 01422 240043 and if you require an appointment with the Advice service please call 01422 249343