Applying for September?

If you wish to apply for a full time course starting in September 2017, please find a course below

Ready to start now?

If you are ready to start the application or enrolment process now, simply complete the online form or download one here and drop it in to any of our campuses

Need a Prospectus?

Click here to view or download any of our prospectuses


Learn the Basics of Spinning
List of Courses
Course Fee
Course Code
Fri 24 Mar 17
1 day
Devizes Centre
Awarding Body Image Branding Image
About this course

This is a one day practical, friendly workshop where you will be guided through the basic steps of learning to spin wool.  This is hands-on individual tuition with a small group of students.

What will I learn?

The day will include an introduction to various fleeces and general background information.  You will learn about teasing, carding and spinning using a spindle and also a wheel.

Entry requirements

There  are no entry requirements associated with this course.

Study, assessment and qualifications

There are no formal qualifications associated with this course.

Additional costs and information

Although there will be some equipment to use, you will find it very helpful if you can bring any of the following items:

  • Fleece
  • Carders
  • Spindle
  • Spinning Wheel

Please also bring an A4 ring binder with plastic pockets, to hold your samples and tutor handouts, and a notebook and pen.

Please bring a packed lunch and small change for tea and coffee, which is available at a small charge.

For more information contact the tutor on 01249 713292.

What could I do next?

You could enrol on one of our ten week Spin, Dye, Weave and Knit courses to develop the skills you learn.