We have lots of courses on offer in South Tyneside including Maths and English, Art, Languages and Exercise.  Why not learn a new language or join an art class?  Brush up on your Maths and English skills to help with children’s homework or open up your opportunities by learning to use the internet safely.  Learn new craft skills, make jewellery, turn your hand to woodwork, enjoy cooking or learn about the local community you live in.

There are loads of courses to choose from – all in accessible and friendly venues in the local community.  All are FREE for those on qualifying benefits.

Take a look at www.wea.org.uk or contact me Susan Heptinstall on 07899065285 or sheptinstall@wea.org.uk for more information.                                                                                                                           For Google+.jpg


Contact information

Main Contact:

Susan Heptinstall, Course Organiser for South Tyneside



Course duration

Courses usually run for 11 sessions at 2 hours per session

Who is the training aimed at

Anyone who might be interested in learning new skills and meeting new people in a relaxed and friendly educational environment

Training outcomes

Increased skills and knowledge, confidence and increased aspirations

Training method

Friendly and informative, informal but structured learning

Cost of training

Courses are free for those on qualifying benefits

Is the training accredited


Does the training provide credits for continued professional development


Which other courses does the organisation run

Please see www.wea.org.uk