Strood Community Project provides training courses to Strood residents and those living on the peninsular. Many of these courses are FREE OF CHARGE for those not in work or claiming means-tested welfare benefits. If you are working you may still participate but charges will apply. See our range of courses below.

Further courses may be available throughout the year - Please contact us for more information.

Strood Course Venues:
Strood Community Project, 123-125 High Street, Strood - Monday 12-2pm
St Francis of Assisi Church Hall, Galahad Avenue, Strood - Friday 10-12noon

To Register for your FREE Course call 01634 298747

Money Management

Money Management

Learn some basic, but tried and tested, methods to manage your money. Make it go further and be able to plan for the future.


Practical training

Strood Community Project can help you get the job you want and can offer training and advice on how to achieve your goals.

Literacy & Numeracy

Literacy & Numeracy

Strood Community Project offers fully accredited courses to enable people to improve their literacy and numeracy skills

IAG Centres

Information Advice Guidance

Helping you develop your skills . . . and knowledge, which can help you to overcome barriers to work, raising your achievement level and improving your confidence

Wordprocessing – 1

Wordprocessing - Beginners

The course is designed for beginners who have no prior knowledge of using Microsoft Word™ Candidates work at their own pace on step by step tasks with tutor support.

Wordprocessing – 2

Wordprocessing - Intermediate

A more in-depth course using Microsoft Word™ following on from the Beginners Course. Learn additional skills and functions. Work at your own pace with support of the course tutors.

Spreadsheets – 1

Excel - Beginners

A course for beginners who wish to learn how to create spreadsheets, an entry level course, working at your own pace and supported by course tutors.

Spreadsheets – 2

Excel - Intermediate

For those that have completed the Beginners Course, this follow-on course, provides candidates with more skills, individuals work at their own pace with tutor support.

Online Basics

UK Online

Online Plus

UK Online Plus

Film & Drama

Film & Drama

The project sponsored by NatWest, and delivered by Physical Folk, supports 17 to 24 year olds living in Medway and the surrounding areas

Go online

Online Training

From first steps to to creating websites, we can help you take those first steps or enhance your skills and build your confidence in the digital world.