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01782 882200

Adult Learning Courses – Coming Soon…

Posted on: February 23, 2017

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OSSMA have joined forces with the Local Authority to deliver Adult Classes here at our academy.

We will be offering the following courses which we hope will be of interest to you:

  • Functional Maths
  • Functional English
  • Computer Courses (ICT)
  • Holiday Spanish
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT)
  • Counselling for beginners (For those considering counselling as a career)
  • Cooking Courses:

             o   Asian

             o   Italian

             o   Family Feast

             o   Takeaway Favourites Without The Fats

  • First Aid at Work Level 2

Community Learning

JSA, ESA and Income Support Claimants – Free Employability and Personal Development courses (e.g. Computers for Absolute Beginners, Counselling Skills, etc.)
£5 discount for learners able to evidence living in Stoke-on-Trent City Council area.

Accredited Learning

Functional English and Math’s – If you don’t have GCSE Grade C in Math’s and English, then our Functional Skills courses are completely FREE
Many of our courses are free for those people on Job Seekers Allowance or Employment Support Allowance –WRAG (e.g. Functional ICT, Emergency First Aid)
To see if you are eligible for a reduced fee please contact tel : 01782 234775

Other payable courses are £2.50 per hour with installment options available.



All courses will be delivered at OSSMA

Note: Any exam (if applicable) would be at venue TBC


Course Days:

These will be confirmed when enrolment numbers are confirmed.


Start and Finish Times:

Times are flexible but will generally be around 6.00pm until 8.00pm


Course Duration (Hrs.)

These will vary depending on your chosen course


To express your interest in one or more of our courses, please visit our web site at and contact us through our contact form indicating the course/courses you are interested in together with your contact details. Alternatively you can call the Local Authority on 01782 234775 stating which course you wish to take up at OSSMA.

Please be assured that we will carry out an assessment of your skills on the enrollment evening (Date TBC) prior to the course starting, to ensure the course is at an appropriate level for you.

Our courses will be delivered in a friendly informal manner at a pace suited to you, so we hope you can come along and maybe bring a friend or other family member too.


Yours sincerely

Mr. S. A. Bradley

Director of Extended Services