Course overview

Have you ever wanted to learn to knit but find the prospect daunting? If so, this course is for you, The course will introduce you to skills needed to follow a pattern and knit a garment. Come along and join the class as you develop new skills or add to previous knowledge. Whether you are a beginner or have previous knowledge, this course is ideal for anyone with a positive attitude to learning who wishes to be able to knit wonderful garments. With hands on support from our experienced tutor you will be supported in learning the basics of knitting. Come along and join this friendly and supportive group.

Course description

This course is open to adults who wish to learn to knit and those who wish to improve their knitting skills. We will look at the skills needed to read a knitting pattern and be able to knit a garment. The course will give you an opportunity to share ideas and knowledge as well as improving confidence and wellbeing in a friendly and supportive environment.

You will be guided by our experienced tutor on the very basics of knitting and encouraged to begin your own garments in the class.

This course will introduce you to basic knit stiches casting off and how to knit and pearl stiches. If you are a more experienced knitter our tutor will be able to demonstrate different techniques that will take your kniting to the next level.

By the end of this course, you will feel more confident to take on knitting projects at home and begin to produce a wide range of knitted garments and products.

What financial support is available?

We don't want anything to stand in your way when it comes to bringing Adult learning within reach so if you need anything to support you to achieve your goals then speak to one of our education experts during your enrolment journey. Most of our courses are government funded but if you don't qualify or need alternative financial help to access them then let us know.

What other support is available?

All of our digital content, teaching and learning activities and assessments are designed to be accessible so if you need any additional support you can discuss this with the education experts during your enrolment journey and we will do all we can to make sure you have optimal access.

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