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Understanding Working in the Health Sector Level 2 Certificate

by Isha Arora -

Are you interested in a career in the health care sector?

Enrol on ‘Understanding Working in the Health Sector Level 2 Certificate’ to develop your knowledge and skills that are required to work in a range of clinical healthcare support settings, including:
● Healthcare assistant
● Healthcare administrator
● Hospital porter
● and Hospital Records Manager

You’ll learn the personal skills and qualities required to work in these support roles.
The course starts on Wednesday 3rd November 2021 from 18:00pm to 21:30pm for 32 weeks online
For more information on how to enrol (including initial assessment), please contact South Ruislip Adult Learning Centre on 01895 556 248.

World Mental Health Day

by Isha Arora -

World Mental Health Day 

at Hillingdon Adult & Community Learning

Hillingdon Adult & Community Learning will be participating in World Mental Health Day this year, by offering you a free workshop to help you de-stress and think about how important it is to take the time to self-care, in order to maintain good mental health.

The theme for this year’s campaign is ‘Mental Health in an Unequal World’, further details on this can be sent to you, along with advice and support information throughout the week.

 To book a place on any of the following workshops, please contact South Ruislip  on 01895 556 248 or email






World Mental Health Day - De-Stress with Yoga Taster Session

Wednesday 13th October

18:00 - 19:30pm



World Mental Health Day - 5 Ways to Wellbeing for Men Taster Session

Tuesday 12th October

18:00 - 19:30pm

Brookfield ALC


Black History Month

by Isha Arora -
October marks Black History Month in the UK. 
In it's 34th year, people across the country are sharing what they are "proud to be" on social media. Read about the news, views, event highlights and more in this Black history Month website.

Look out for more interesting facts, information and articles in the site news throughout the month.

Women's Safety, Health and Wellbeing event

by Isha Arora -

Women's Safety, Health and Wellbeing event is being held on Tuesday 19th October 2021.
Come along and get information, advice and support on a range of topics including benefits & back to work, victim support, children's services and more..

Digital drop-ins

by Isha Arora -

  Digital drop-in sessions

  Are you struggling to adapt to the challenges and opportunities of online learning?

  We are running digital drop-in sessions at Brookfield and Harlington during the first three weeks of term to support learners with basic IT  related issues.

  Please ask at the reception for more information.


by Isha Arora -

Are you interested in developing your skills and a career in the care or pastoral care sector?  

Enrol on, “Understanding Children & Young People’s Mental Health Level 2 Certificate” online course and gain knowledge and awareness of their mental health. 

The course starts on Saturday 6th November 2021 from 9:30am to 13:30pm. 

For more information on how to enrol (including initial assessment), please contact South Ruislip Adult Learning Centre on 01895 556248.  

Lateral flow testing for September 2021

by Joseph Freeman -

If you are attending classes in a centre, please pick up lateral flow tests from reception (at any centre) and test yourself twice per week. Each box of test kits comes with a set of instructions.

Every time you do a test you should report your results to Hillingdon Adult and Community Learning and to the NHS. You can do this by clicking on the links below.

  1. The NHS Test & Trace self-report website and
  2. The Hillingdon Adult and Community Learning lateral flow result reporting form.
This privacy statement explains how Hillingdon Adult and Community Learning will use the data you submit on the reporting form.

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