Open Door Adult Learning Centre  




Please note that we will be closed from Tuesday 9th July 2019 for the summer recess. We will have limited access to emails and enquiries until September 2019.

Our Information page has up to date information, please visit.

Has achieved charitable status (1124168), a recognition of the worthiness of its work. It aims to promote ease of access and an opportunity to learning for the local community and neighbouring districts, at times to suit everyone. All of our policies are available for download please click here.

Our sessions are notionally FREE. All that we will ask is for a small donation from everyone when they attend our sessions (£2.00 per session), to cover refreshments and resources. We have a number of these FREE sessions available, please contact the Centre for more information.

If you wish to declare an interest in any of our FREE courses, please email the Centre and state the course that you like to learn ( for example computers, Tablet/Android/iPad technology, photography, sewing or other crafts, or indeed functional skills in ICT (Computers). Please email us using this link below:

In the subject box of your email please type new course

In the message please let us know what training course you would like to learn, and then add your Name, address, contact number and email address - please.

We will collate everyone's interests and prepare an outline of the courses we could possible offer. The new courses would be totally dependent upon sufficient numbers of interested people.

Please note that if anyone has any mobility issues it is important to contact the Centre.



We are pleased to become part of this network, offering FREE access to digital technologies.

OPEN DOOR is a voluntary sector provider of training courses to people living or working in the south east of Sheffield. We also offer support to people experiencing technical barriers in accessing digital content. Currently we offer ICT training courses from basic (Entry3) up to full level 2 skills in the popular Microsoft Office suite of applications, also we offer "introduction to the Internet" and "introduction to email" modules, to help local people access digital technologies.

If you have any ideas for new courses that we could offer, please contact the Centre.

Our new premises are: Unit K, Upper Staniforth Works, Main Street, Hackenthorpe, Sheffield, S12 4LB

If you need to contact the Centre, please or telephone us on 0114 2488708

Our latest Self Assessment Report is available here

Our most recent Ofsted report (Grade 2 for every apsect) is now available to view at:

 Contact us if you are interested in enrolling on one of our courses. We offer confidential information, advice and gudiance on jobs, careers, training and qualifications, please see our Information webpage.


Open Door Adult Learning Centre is committed to equality of opportunity, removing the barriers which may prevent people from participating in, or benefiting fully, from education. Please enquire to the Centre for more information.

Company No: 06563619
Charity No: 1124168
Registered in England
Open Door Adult Learning Centre
Unit K, Upper Staniforth Works, Main Street, Hackenthorpe, Sheffield, S12 4LB.

Contact: Terry McHale
Telephone:0114 2488708
February 2019