CALAT Croydon Adult Learning and Training

Creative Arts courses – Starting September!

Starting this September we’ve got a fantastic range of Creative Arts courses for you to enjoy…enrol today!


Beginners Photography

Starts: 20 September / 5 weeks

If you own a mirrorless or DSLR camera but are not sure what to do with it then this course is for you. You’ll learn about how to get a good exposure, ISO, shutter speeds and aperture settings as well how to compose a great photograph. A great course to get you going. Learn more

NCFE Photography Level 1

Starts: 6 October / 30 weeks

Do you feel like you want to take your photography to the next level? Would you like to push yourself to create images that you never thought possible? Would you like to create a portfolio of images to be proud of and build upon a nationally recognised qualification? Then this is the course for you! You will learn how to utilise your cameras settings, how to achieve consistent exposures and how to develop your creative eye with focus driven tasks and continually support to help you develop into a better photographer. Learn more

NCFE Photography Level 2

Starts: 15 September / 36 weeks

Would you like to push yourself to create images that are better lit, better composed and have a professional finish? Do you want to learn how to take better landscapes, portraits, still life or street/documentary photographs? Build you photography portfolio further and gain a nationally recognised qualification? You will learn how to utilise your cameras settings, use photography accessories and equipment to aid you in taking better photographs. The course also covers digital image manipulation skills using photo editing software. Learn more


City & Guilds Level 1 award in Fashion – make an unlined skirt

Starts: 29 September / 10 weeks

Using various forms of reference you will select a skirt design to construct using appropriate fabric, haberdashery and sample techniques before making the final garment. the final garment will be presented with evidence of research including sketches, techniques, fabric samples with written and visual documents. Learn more


Develop creative expression with Art

Starts: 23 September or 4 November / 5 weeks

A practical drawing and painting course for all abilities from complete beginners to people wanting to refresh their creative skills, or those who simply have the desire to create for pleasure and relaxation. The course will be tailored for each individual and can be undertaken with limited materials if necessary. Learn more