Courses and Events

Canolfan Y Bont works in partnership with a number of training and educational providers to deliver courses. Some of the courses currently being held at the Centre or starting very soon are featured below.  If you are a tutor who would like to host a class at the Centre, or if you are an individual that has a particular interest and would like to attend a class that is not listed please contact us to see if we can help.


  • BA Humanities (part time Degree) – Psychology, Counselling and History.  Modules for 2017/18 include Introduction to Psychology (Level One); Biological Psychology (Level Two and Three); Counselling: Healing Traditions and Beliefs and Contemporary Psychotherapy (Level Two and Three).  All BA Humanities courses start during week commencing Monday 25th September 2017 and run on a Tuesday and Thursday evening
  • BA History (part time Degree) – Welsh History: 1914 to the Present Day.  Course starts on Monday 25th September 2017 between 6-8pm
  • First Steps in Family History (new course commencing October 2017) 
  • Further Steps in Family History (courses commencing January 2018)
  • History: Meet the Vikings (starts Monday 8th May 2017, 10.30am-12.30pm for 8 weeks) (The Historical Association, Swansea Branch)
  • Russian Language (Wednesdays 6-7.30pm) 
  • I.T. Workshops (Wednesdays 12.30-2.30pm)
  • Conversational French (Thursdays 9.30-11.30am)
  • Meditation (Monday 7-9pm)
  • Beginners Meditation/Mindfulness (date to be arranged)
  • Astronomy (Thursday  7-9pm)
  • Counselling in Context (Saturdays 10am-12noon – course starts 29th April 2017 for 10 weeks)
  • Introduction to Counselling (starts Saturday 24/09/2016 for 10 weeks, 10am-12noon)
  • Parchment Craft (Card Making) – group meets Tuesdays 1-4pm
  • Welsh – Cymraeg i’r Teulu (Tuesday evenings – new course commences September 2017, date to be advised) 
  • Welsh – Sylfaen Combi (Thursday evenings – new course commences September 2017, date to be advised)
  • Creative Canolfan (Friday 2-4pm at Café Canolfan - group meets for activities including crafts, knitting, sewing, crochet, colouring etc.)
  • Beginner’s Crochet Class – (hosted by Cwtchy Crochet – starts Monday 24th April between 4.3o-6pm)
  • Reading Group/Book Club (in partnership with Pontarddulais Library – meets on the third Tuesday of each month at The Fountain Inn, Bolgoed Road, Pontarddulais between 7-8pm.  Books available at Pontarddulais Library)
  • Italian for Beginners (Wednesday 6-7.30pm – starts September 2017) 
  • Conversational German (new course – names being taken for a start later in the year)

Please contact us at Canolfan y Bont if you are interested in any of the above courses. Some courses will need a minimum number of participants to enable them to run.

We are always interested in what other courses and activities you would like to see at the centre. Call in and let us know or contact us as follows:

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Tel No: 01792 885532