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Has anyone done any of the council adult learning hobby courses in hair or beauty?

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Careerchanger2017 Sat 26-Nov-16 22:54:42

What were they like?

Ive just found out our local council run adult learning courses (not qualifications) in hair and beauty among other things. I've just signed up to facial massage and also hair plaiting, there are image review ones and find your colours too. Has anyone ever done anything like this?

Careerchanger2017 Sun 27-Nov-16 17:31:27

I've signed up to threading now too blush must stop before I spend all my money!!

Has anyone ever been on a council adult learning course, if so what was it like?

Bananajam Sun 27-Nov-16 18:05:01

I did a 10 week ceramics course which set me off on 2 years of private classes which cost a fortune but I loved it! I
I would have stayed with the council classes but the funding was cut and they were stopped. I'd love to do a beauty make-up course, or hairstyling.

Bananajam Sun 27-Nov-16 18:09:05

Didn't really answer your question! I was working so paid full price(£50) however most of the other people were unemployed and therefore got the course for a cut rate (£10). There was one tutor for 10-12 people and we all followed the same steps to make the same project, we made boxes and wall hanging chimes joined together with wire - sounds odd but they were simple and effective.

Careerchanger2017 Sun 27-Nov-16 19:05:18

Thank you! Glad to here of someone who has done a council adult learning course! I'm also paying full price but it seems quite cheap compared to the local college, are they kind of like taster courses?

Careerchanger2017 Sun 27-Nov-16 19:05:56

I would love to do the make up one but it clashes with my daughters swimming lesson which is a shame!

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