Welcome to Knowsley Family and Community Education

There are lots of opportunities in Knowsley to improve your skills and receive certificates (or accreditation).

Do you want to find opportunities to:

  • Improve your confidence
  • Raise your self-esteem
  • Develop yourself personally and professionally
  • Help cope with the challenges of modern life
  • Reduce the feeling of loneliness
  • Improve your health
  • Improve your resilience and wellbeing
  • Gain crucial skills
  • Help you find work

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Knowsley FACE – Family and Community Education service – is the right place for you – you can use us to find accredited and non-accredited courses delivered across Knowsley, in places such as schools, libraries and community venues.

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We want you to be aware of your own potential in order to be successful in:

  • Education
  • Work
  • Health
  • Leisure
  • Life

Our courses are affordable and easy to access, as they are delivered across the borough of Knowsley.

We are very proud of our reputation – learners consistently get above average scores.

We are friendly and supportive. We will help you right through from your first enquiry to initial advice and guidance to your next steps. We are very proud of our reputation, learners consistently achieve above national averages. We think that if we commit to you then you will commit to your learning, stay on your course and achieve your goals. We want you to have the best chance of success, so it is important to keep a high level of attendance. We can help you with this.

FACE encourages a learning environment that is free from, and opposes all unlawful or unfair forms of discrimination, harassment and victimisation. If you need to report any abuse that you have experienced or seen then please contact Liz Leigh on 0151 443 2066 or by e-mail liz.leigh@knowsley.gov.uk

FACE promotes the following values:

  • Democracy
  • The rule of law
  • Individual liberty
  • Mutual respect and tolerance for those of different beliefs and faiths.

Some of our courses involve working with children and vulnerable adults. If you are on these courses, then you will be asked to undertake a compulsory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. You may be required to cover the cost of this check yourself. Visit the Disclosure and Barring Service online to find out how much this costs.

Search our COURSES PAGE, to find the right course for you.