Overview Course Details Locations More information
«Back to course listing
Blues Guitar for Beginners

This course is aimed at anyone who wants to learn the basics of playing guitar with a blues feel. Learn how to tune the guitar and how to play simple chords. The course will introduce learners to guitar tablature and give an understanding of scales and enable them to play some lead guitar over a 12 Bar Blues pattern. The course will be delivered in a classroom environment and learners will be encouraged to all play together, in small groups or in pairs depending upon the exercise.

For further information about this course please contact Torquay Adult & Community Learning on 01803 540865 or email [email protected]

Course details
Entry Requirements
What will I learn?

“The lecturers were very helpful and I made lots of friends, including some great industry contacts. I even found my first paid DJ set thanks to the course, and went on to become a successful DJ and enjoyed chart success in the United States.”Justin Turner

Adult and Community Learning – Torquay

We provide a vast range of Adult and Community Learning courses that enable you to try something new and recreational. 

Opening Times
Term time
Monday – Wednesday 18:15 – 20:30

Have you considered...

We have courses to suit everyone so if you haven’t found exactly what you’re looking for yet, we recommend you take a look at the following courses. We’ve selected these for you based on your interests.

Beginners Ballroom and Latin Dance

BeginnersCrochet

Returning to education

At South Devon College, we offer a wide range of adult education courses and qualifications, so whatever you want to do, you can achieve it with us. The only question is how far do you want to go?

Careers advice

With so many courses available, we understand that finding the right one for you isn’t always easy. Our Helpzone team offer dedicated careers advice and are open all year round. Drop in or call us if you would like to have a chat about your options.

Financial support

If the idea of cost is holding you back from committing to a course, there is a wide range of financial support available for adults to help fund your studies with us.

Help and advice

Choosing to be part of South Devon College doesn’t have to be a daunting process. Let us help you make the right choice with our range of support, advice and guidance.