Adult Learners' Week


Adult Learners’ Week, 20 to 26 September 2021, is the biggest adult learning campaign in Wales with over 10,000 adults taking part.

Discover learning opportunities in Newport, with workshops, help and advice. 


Monday 20 September 

Pobl demonstrates how to make a winter planter.

Watch the video on YouTube 

Tuesday 21 September

The University of South Wales will be offering adult  learners in Newport the opportunity to visit their Newport City Campus, to take part in face-to-face informative  sessions and tour the campus. Register online


Confidence Building - delivered by Adult Learning Wales

Register to take part

Wednesday 22 September

10 - 11:30am
OpenLearn Champions
– Short online training sessions on how to access free online resources on OpenLearn to help support learners. Find out more on the OpenLearn Wales hub

Sign up online


Know your rights as an employee
- delivered by Adult Learning Wales.

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Safeguarding taster session delivered by Adult Learning Wales. 

Register to take part


Menter Iaith Casnewydd's aim is to increase the use of Welsh in Newport by children and adults and make it a language that is part of the city's social fabric by enabling people to live and work in Welsh. 

View the videos from Menter Iaith Casnewydd 

Thursday 23 September, 9am-5pm

Improve your digital skills  - pop along to the University of South Wales, City  Campus, between 9am and 5pm to find out more about  digital skills sessions and Newport's adult community learning courses.

If you require a Welsh translator for this please email 48 hours in advance.

Friday 24 September


Delivered by GAVO via Zoom, this interactive fun course will look at 5 simple ways to help you to feel healthier and happier. 
Register to take part.


10am – 11am

Delivered by Adult Learning Wales find out what climate change is and what we can do about it. Register to take part.

Find out more about the organisations that are helping to celebrate Adult Learners’ Week in Newport.