Zinc is an arts and education organisation that provides a creative hub for the local and surrounding communities, offering an extensive array of weekly activities, classes and courses. Zinc’s diverse programme includes young people and adult theatre groups, computer drop-in sessions providing IT support, daytime and evening classes for adults and much more.
Zinc is also a charity which exists to advance and promote the creativity, culture and heritage of disabled young people and adults and socially excluded groups, for the benefit of all.
9 training courses found
Join us for our Autumn programme of art and life drawing classes, which start on 7 September. The classes are open to all, regardless of ability, and include all materials as well as tuition from professional artist Eleanor Spanton.
Ever wondered how your favourite film was made? Come along to our film making course and learn all about the different techniques employed to take a concept from script to screen. We give you practical, hands-on experience with a camera, lighting and sound equipment and editing software.
Everyone can be an artist. Come and explore the world of art and design through practical projects at Zinc.
Have you got an artistic eye? Are you ready to capture memorable experiences? Learn the skills to take the best snaps at our new photography course! Zinc offers AQA accreditations in Photography at Entry Level, Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3. Students are assessed and taught according to their ability.
Learn all the skills required to work in a busy café environment, in a course that offers a unique insight into the catering world. You will be planning, preparing and serving a full menu, practicing your baking skills and covering all of the essentials in a supportive and professional kitchen.
Our Employability course focuses on the real-life skills you need to make the transition into employment. Be it voluntary, an apprenticeship or paid work, we provide you with the training you need to achieve your goal.
Want to learn some new moves? Expand your skills and build your confidence ready for performance in one of Essex’s best equipped dance venues. Students will learn a range of techniques and skills that enable them to build complex sequences.
Are you always tapping your feet to the music? Do you have an ear for rhythm? Learn and build your skills from the experts on our new music course. Zinc offers AQA accreditations in Music at Entry Level, Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3.
Explore your creative talent here at Zinc Arts. Experience Dance, Acting, Directing and Performing; whilst working as a team to bring your shows to life through set, costume and stage designing and creating.