Training Frequently Asked Questions

Who are these courses for?

These courses are available to organisations who are involved in signposting, providing information or support, whether in a paid or voluntary capacity.

How do I book?

Please complete the booking form on the Events Page. Please contact us if you have any additional requirements, for example disability needs or, where lunch is provided, dietary needs. Travel and care expenses may be refunded. Please contact us to request an expenses form.

Where are they held?

The Hive, 6 Beaufighter Road, Weston-Super-Mare, BS24 8EE (satnav does not take you to the address please refer to a map).

The Campus The Campus, Worle, Highlands Lane, Weston-super-Mare, BS24 7DX. Tel.: 01934 427 427  Web:

We also hold some courses at:

The Badger Centre, 3-5 Wadham Street, Weston-Super-Mare, BS23 1JY.

Vision, 3 Neva Road, Weston-Super-Mare, BS23 1YD

How much are they?

The courses are provided for free during our project. Please let us know if you need to cancel your place as early as possible, so that your place can be given to someone else.

What is provided on the course?

A course pack is provided to each delegate. Tea and coffee will be provided. Lunch will be provided on some of the courses, further information is available on booking.

I’m not sure the courses are right for me. Any other courses available?

Please contact us to discuss the courses if you wish to know more. We can also organise a session for your community group, please get in touch with us. If there are further courses you would like to see run then please complete the training survey here.

Email: Post: Katherine Clark, Advice North Somerset, The Badger Centre, 3-6 Wadham Street, Weston-Super-Mare, BS23 1JY Tel.: 01934 836244

What is Social Welfare Law?

Civil law, the main areas being Debt, Welfare Benefits, Housing, Employment; it also encompasses discrimination, education, community care, and immigration.