Leisure courses

From French to Yoga, we offer a wide variety of daytime and evening recreational courses, designed to inspire you.

What we offer

Truro and Penwith College offers a range of courses designed to suit everyone, run by enthusiastic and professional tutors and taking place at a variety of locations.

Our wide range of courses are scheduled to accommodate busy lives, with part-time and evening options available. Whether you want to learn new skills, improve your knowledge, keep fit, or take up a new hobby and meet new friends, you will be made welcome and encouraged to develop your skills and achieve your goals. Courses range from ballroom dancing to basketry, cookery to childcare, plastering to photography, watercolour to whittling and many more.


Our courses take place in a variety of locations across mid and west Cornwall. See the list below for some of our teaching venues.

  • Carnon Downs Village Hall Carnon Downs, Truro TR3 6HH
  • Devoran Village Hall Devoran, Truro TR3 6PN
  • Haven House Quay Street, Truro TR1 2UY
  • Jason Thomas Dance Centre 1st Floor, Bernard Sunley Gymnasium, St Clement Street, Truro TR1 1RH
  • Jason Thomas Dance Centre Mallets Ope, Victoria Square, Truro, UK TR1 2RG
  • Kea Community Centre Old Coach Road, Playing Place, Truro TR3 6ES
  • Penwith College St Clare Street, Penzance TR18 2SA
  • Penzance School of Art Morrab Road, Penzance TR18 2AY
  • Ponsanooth Village Hall St Michaels Road Ponsanooth TR3 7EE
  • Probus Junior & Infant School Ladock Road, Probus, Truro TR2 4LE
  • St Ives Library Gabriel Street St Ives TR26 2LX
  • St Mary’s School Higher Trehaverne, Truro TR1 3RJ
  • Truro College College Road, Truro, Cornwall TR1 3XX
  • Truro College Tregye Carnon Downs Tregye Road, Carnon Downs, Truro TR3 6JH
  • Truro Rugby Club St Clements Hill, Truro TR1 1NY


If you want to get in touch to ask us any questions about the courses we offer, venues, fees or flexibility, don't hesitate to get in touch. Call us on 01872 308000 or email ptinfo@truro-penwith.ac.uk