Course Information

Carer's Programme: Reclaiming Me


Subject area: Community Learning

Course Type: Part Time

Course Overview

A short course that can support the practical and emotional challenges associated with change and life after caring.

Course Content

By the end of this short course the learner will have had an opportunity to: explore ways of managing feelings of guilt and loss; recognise they are living with ‘Option B’; learn how to communicate their needs, wants and feelings; consider what they might want to do next and begin to appreciate their skills and attributes.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.
Enrolment numbers to our courses are reviewed regularly. To avoid disappointment it is advised to enrol early. Courses with low enrolment numbers two weeks prior to the course start date are at risk of getting cancelled. On the first session of the course you will be required to bring along one form of identification such as a passport, driving licence, debit/credit card, Birth Certificate or National Insurance card.

Please Note: Students should be 19 or over at 31st August 2017.

Visits and Events

No visits or events take place as part of this short course

Possible Careers

Their future career path may be varied and many.

Learning Methods & Assessment

Informal methods of assessment will be used such as observation and feedback.

What Qualification Will I Receive?

This is a non-accredited course, there is no formal qualification

Course Units

The workshop aims to provide the learner with support and practical help to deal with the emotional challenges associated with change and life after caring.

Where Next?

Learners can progress onto further learning opportunities, volunteering or employment as they begin to identify what they might want to do following their role as a carer.

Fee Information

This course is free of charge

Trips and visits may be offered as part of your programme of study but these will be optional and fees will be collected throughout the duration of the course. Details of cost will be provided during the enrolment process if not already above.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course cost, call 01235 216 298 for more information.

All tuition fees currently given are for the 17/18 academic year.

The 19+ full fee button displays the full fee that may apply, the rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. Also see the Course Fees & Finance page under the Info Centre link at the top of the screen.

  • Adult full fee

Course Details

Time: 13:30 - 15:30

Days: Thursday

Date: 07 Jun 2018 - 12 Jul 2018

Location: Kidlington Adult Learning

Contact Details

Abingdon Campus: 01235 555 585

Witney Campus: 01993 703464
(Common Leys)