Hollybush is supported by Leeds City Council and the Big Lottery Fund
|Mondays||Further Bushcraft||13Mar- 03 Apr||09.30am - 4.30pm|
|Tuesdays||Basic Bushcraft||14 Mar - 04 Apr||07 Mar||10.00am - -3.45pm|
|Wednesdays||Basic Woodwork||8 Mar - 29 Mar||FULL||9.30am - 3.30pm|
|Spring Gardening||8 Mar - 29 Mar||29 Feb||9.30am - 3.30pm|
|Fridays||Hedgelaying||10 Mar - 31 Mar||-||9.30am - 4.00pm|
|Spring Gardening||17 Mar - 7 Apr||10 Mar||9.30am - 12.30pm|
|Further Woodwork||3 Mar - 31 Mar||24 Feb||9.30am - 3.30pm|
All our courses aim to teach you new skills, improve your health and increase your confidence.
Our courses are FREE if you are on benefits. Evidence MUST be provided BEFORE the course starts. For others fees range from £8 - £75 depending on the length of course (reductions for aged 65 or over). Courses are part time, one day a week for three to five weeks.
If you want to get outside, get a bit fitter and make new friends then volunteering with us is great, BUT if you want to know more and have a try before you start regular volunteering then why not come on this course. You will learn
Four-day courses running over 2 weeks, so you can follow them with a practical skills course for the rest of the term –Wednesdays and Fridays.
Learn fire-lighting, shelter-building and safe tool use. A good way to boost your confidence and self-esteem. The course emphasises teamwork and is led by an experienced tutor. Four consecutive Tuesdays. Takes place in the wildlife garden of Hollybush.
Aimed at beginners or those who want to learn to garden in an environmentally friendly way.
Applying the skills you learnt on Basic Bushcraft. This course takes place in the woods. Reconnecting with nature and self-reliance are key themes of this course. You will learn how to light fires, build shelters and make your own tools. Emphasis is on using natural resources.
This course introduces people to woodwork and encourages the learning of new skills in a friendly setting within a fully-fitted workshop. The four-session course enables individuals to make quality wood products such as basic garden planters, benches and small home furniture.
Developing the skills you learnt on Basic Woodwork. You will learn all the skills necessary to make your own tool box. Five consecutive Fridays.
To enrol on a course or for more information please contact Eric or Jess on:
LANDLINE: 0113 239 9929 / 0113 239 9921 OR
MOBILE: 07740 899 723 / 07870 678 685 OR
TCV Hollybush Short Course Training Programme is part-financed by the European Union and the Skills Funding Agency - investing in jobs and skills, focusing on people who need the most support and helping them fulfill their potential.