Training venues

This page lists venues that we mainly use for our

Training course delivery


Our main training venue for courses in Bradford is Manningham Mills (apart from our First aid courses – these are held at University of Bradford)

Manningham Mills Community Centre, Equality Together, Lilycroft Rd, Bradford BD9 5BD

Please enter the building using the front entrance facing the Police Station. There is a FREE car park at the side of Manningham Mills and also some street parking.  Go to reception and sign in and they will direct you to the Training room.

Note: Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided however in order to keep costs down we are unable to provide lunch. You are welcome to bring your own or there are some takeaway shops in the vicinity.

Please allow enough time to arrive at the training venue before the course starts. If you are not familiar with the venue please check your route beforehand to ensure you know where you are going and have allowed enough time.

For information on public transport visit West Yorkshire Metro Journey Planner. Check parking location and costs on Parkopedia

Please note that the car park has recently installed a parking meter.  The charges are £1 for 4 hours or £2 for all day – ensure you have some change for the meter.  There is still some Free parking on the side street but a parking spot cannot be guaranteed.


University of Bradford – First Aid courses only

Check your confirmation details to find out which University venue your course will be held in. (mainly held in the Bright Building/re-centre)

  • Re-centre, The Bright Building, Richmond Road BD7 1DP – No 17 on the Campus Map below
  • Unique Fitness, Great Horton Road BD7 1DP – No 12 on the Campus Map below

Parking is very limited on campus so arrival by public transport is advised. 

For information on public transport visit West Yorkshire Metro Journey Planner.

Check parking location and costs on Parkopedia

Venue details

Re:centre (Bright Building), University of Bradford, Richmond Road, Bradford, BD7 1DP (please enter through the patio door at the back of the Building).

If you first go to Richmond Building and ask for directions it’s very close to there.

(The re-centre is No 17 on the map below also known as the Bright Building)

https://www.bradford.ac.uk/media-v8/site/global-content-assets/city-campus-map-oct-2017.pdf

If you need a disabled parking bay permit please email training@cabad.org.uk at least a week in advance so that we can make arrangements.


Voluntary Action Leeds (VAL)

Stringer House, 34 Lupton Street, Hunslet, Leeds,  LS10 2QW

We are combining our resources and skills to improve our training offer and these courses will be held at VAL.  VAL’s main office is Stringer House in Hunslet, approximately 1.5 miles from Leeds City Centre, with easy access from the motorway network.

The entrance to Stringer House is at the back of the building, through the car park.

Note: Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided however in order to keep costs down we are unable to provide lunch. You are welcome to bring your own or there are some shops in the area.

Please allow enough time to arrive at the training venue before the course starts. If you are not familiar with the venue please check your route beforehand to ensure you know where you are going and have allowed enough time.  There is a free car park.

Location Map and how to get to Stringer House

For more bus information visit www.wymetro.com/BusTravel

Train
The nearest train station is Leeds City Train Station. Stringer House is approximately 1.5 miles from the station. To catch a bus it is a 5-10 minute walk from the train station to the bus stop (K4) near the Corn Exchange, (see bus information above). Or there is a taxi rank immediately outside the main concourse.


Community Action, Bradford Office
New address from 14 November 2018

Bread and Roses Café
Top Floor
14 North Parade
Bradford
BD1 3HT

We use this venue for our “Starting from Scratch” sessions – please refer to the access/venue information provided on your confirmation details.


Community Action, Central Hall, Keighley Office
Alice Street, Keighley, BD21 3JD

To find more training venues run by other local voluntary and community organisations, search the DIVA Bradford directory. Charities and other not-for-profit groups can advertise their venues on the DIVA Bradford directory if they work in Bradford district.