Training Courses available now

To raise funds to keep our service going in this time of austerity cuts that disadvantage people with health problems and older people, ELE are running a series of workshops which everyone over 18 can join without any restrictions and at low cost for one off sessions or a series of sessions

Digital Photography for All

We are running a friendly and sociable photography course showing you how to get better digital photographs and how to manipulate the images with Adobe Photoshop to enhance and improve them. 10 sessions of 2 hours for £5.00 per class payable after each session and, if you enjoy yourselves, you just keep coming, learning new techniques or improving those you have been taught each session

Everyone welcome, any age and whether you are disabled or not .You work at your own pace and skill level and so if you miss a few sessions it does not matter, just come back and carry on


New intake starts all year round just turn up or book a place


The confidence building classes are taught by a local professional Travel Photographer with over 30 years experience and include extra student support from 2 other experienced photographers. You may bring your own laptop or use our computers. Bring your own images or work on some of ours. Beginners and experienced photographers welcome. Small classes with 1 to 1 tuition time Classes on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings at our premises in Burnley

Learn Computing at all levels

Let us train you in Computing Skills from Basic to Advanced. Usually with one to one tuition so you rapidly learn this new skill or improve your existing skills. Keep in touch with friends or relations worldwide. Learn to buy safely from the Internet or sell your items via Ebay


Computer and Business Workshops
Computing for beginners
ABC of email
Beginners book-keeping
Using Excel spreadsheets
Selling and buying safely on-line
Bookkeepers guide to starting on Quickbooks
Writing a press release to tell the world
Using Social Media
Marketing--Selling the Sizzle
Starting a local archive for future generations


Creative and crafts workshops

Crocheting Grannie squares
Learning to knit and basic stitches
Easy Embroidery Stitching for beginners
Making a Memory Collage
Water colouring for beginners
Salt dough miniatures
Miniature Water Colours
Painting stone doorstops and gifts
Making Papier Mache for kids projects
Hand sewn patchwork heirlooms

Support our charity and give a loved one a great gift voucher for lessons in using Photoshop to improve their photos or  some of our other workshops
Other denominations of Voucher available


Ring us on 01282 456186 to ask for details or to buy

Photography for you Workshops
Making a short film for You Tube
Using photographic lighting
Photograph your products or service
Making the most of your camera
An Introduction to Photoshop

For full details of all the workshops please contact us  on
01282 456186
between 9 am and 1.30
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