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01/10/2015

Free course returns for over 50s

The highly successful FREE leisure-learning course, designed specifically for those over 50, is back at South Gloucestershire and Stroud (SGS) College’s WISE and Stroud Campuses, this October, offering life-enhancing and life-changing opportunities.

Starting Monday 26th October in Bristol and on Wednesday 28th October in Stroud, this popular, free course, named Refresh 2 Impress, is for semi-retired and retired people who want to meet others and enjoy learning together, for the sheer joy of brushing up old skills or the discovery of new ones.

Whether your interest is intellectual, practical, or for fun, Refresh 2 Impress can be very rewarding and extend your circle of friends.

Participants can take part in a range of activities including; wellbeing and staying healthy, keeping fit, art and design, IT and more. In addition, learners will be taught valuable day-to-day maths skills that are essential in today’s hi-tech world and will even get a qualification upon completion of the course as proof of their ability.

Included in this exciting package is free lunch and refreshments throughout the three day programme.

Refresh 2 Impress designer, Sarah Kopera, comments: “As a society all generations are generally more active, more aware of a healthy lifestyle, and more outgoing than the last. Refresh 2 Impress reflects that outlook, providing a leisure-learning course that maximises enjoyment and the ability to live life to the full. It’s also a chance to meet other likeminded people, socialise and have fun.”

Refresh 2 Impress courses are delivered at SGS College’s WISE and Stroud Campuses - great venue’s offering vibrant learning environments and cutting edge facilities especially in leisure areas and the arts.

For more information or to book a place please call: 0800 056 6940.