The Learning Development Centre is a training and conference venue. It is available for hire by a range of external partners including schools, academies and other settings. Internal and external customers can use the centre. It is well equipped for meetings, training sessions, interviews, conferences, educational activities, team building and events. The centre has 15 rooms to hire and offers a wraparound administrative and promotion service. All of the rooms can be set up prior to meetings or training sessions according to the tutor/organiser's requirements. There are full interactive E-learning facilities available in some rooms with a range of technology to enhance teaching and learning through the use of ICT.
Parking is free and there are disabled parking areas in the centre car park. The centre has some wheelchair accessible rooms. Specialised course materials can be ordered by request, eg Braille, sign language, loop system. A disabled toilet facility is also available.
Session times and tariffs
The centre is open all year round with the exception of bank holidays. It is open from 8am until 9pm Monday to Thursday, and 8am until 5pm on Fridays. The centre can be hired at the weekend when the caretaker is available.
Catering can be arranged and there are a number of different menu options available to order. All dietary arrangements can be catered for with prior notice. Refreshments with tea and coffee facilities are available. The centre offers a wide range of fruit and herbal teas, fresh coffee and hot chocolate. Fruit juice and squash can be ordered for meetings and courses. Sweets, dried fruit, biscuits and fresh fruit are available to order (prices on request).
Please contact us on 01724 297177 if you would like to make a booking or if you need any further information. We will be happy to help.