WEST Course and Workshop Calendar

Events for March 2018

Restricted Licence Preparation

9:00am, 12 Mar 2018 - 6:00pm, 30 Apr 2018

A course to support people who are preparing to sit the Restricted Driver Licence Test

What: Restricted Licence Preparation

Duration: 2 one hour lessons (2 hours of practical driving)

Where: 9 Henderson Valley Road

When: Multiple dates and times available. Contact us for details

Cost: $120.00

Phone 837 1471 or email admin@west.org.nz or come and see us at 9 Henderson Valley Road, Henderson to register or for more information


 

Full Licence Preparation Course

9:00am, 12 Mar 2018 - 6:00pm, 30 Apr 2018

Are you ready to sit your Full Driver Licence?

Would you benefit from two hours of practical driving with a qualified and experienced driving instructor?

Would you like support to pass the Full Driver Licence Test?

What: Full Licence Preparation

Who: Anybody who is getting ready to sit the Full Driver Licence Test

Duration: 2 sessions of practical driving with a driving instructor

Where: 9 Henderson Valley Road

When: Flexible dates and times. Contact us for details

Cost: $120.00

Phone 837 1471 or email admin@west.org.nz or come and see us at 9 Henderson Valley Road, Henderson to register or for more information

 


 

Events for April 2018

WEST Driver Education Learner Licence Theory (Day Course)

12:30pm, 2 Apr 2018 - 2:30pm, 30 May 2018

A course to provide you with the information and skills to sit the Learner Licence Theory Test.

What: Learner Licence Theory Course

Duration: 6 sessions over 3 weeks

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Road

When: Monday and Wednesday. Contact us for details

Cost: $50.00 (test fee extra)

Contact WEST on 8371471 or email admin@west.org.nz for more information or to register.

 

 


 

WEST Driver Education Learner Licence Theory (Evening Course)

6:30pm, 3 Apr 2018 - 8:30pm, 29 May 2018

A course to provide you with the information and skills to sit the Learner Licence Theory Test.

What: Learner Licence Theory Course

Duration: 6 sessions over 3 weeks

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Road

When: Tuesday and Thursday evenings starting 21 November 2017, 6.30pm - 8.30pm

Cost: $50.00 (test fee extra)

Contact WEST on 8371471 or email admin@west.org.nz for more information or to register.


 

WEST Means Business - Business Development Workshop

7:30am, 9 Apr 2018 - 9:30am, 16 Apr 2018
  • Do you dedicate enough time to the development side of your business?
  • Do you know your customers and how to reach them?
  • Have you thought of introducing a new product or service to your customers?
  • Do you have a new business idea that you would like to begin developing?

During the two day workshop you will develop your new or existing product or service, identify your value proposition, customer segments (demographic and psychographic) and customer profiles (influencers, purchasers and end users), and develop marketing strategies to reach new customers.

Cost: FREE

When: Monday 9 & 16 April 2018, 7.30 – 9.30 am

Where: WEST: 9 Henderson Valley Rd, Henderson

Contact wmb@west.org or phone 8371471 to register or for more information

 


 

Becoming Financially Fit Series - Curvy Styles on an Op Shop Budget

9:30am - 12:30pm, 14 Apr 2018

A 1/2 day workshop for the size 16+ woman - learn how to dress in style for your unique colour tone and curves and then take your new found confidence to the op shops and find stylish outfits for a fraction of the cost

Registration includes:

  • A FREE item from our Pop Up Plus Size Op Shop 
  • Plus size clothing swap – bring along 5 plus size items to swap
  • Style workshop - determine what colours and styles suit you the best
  • One on one stylists to help you play with different styles and colours 
  • Chocolate overload morning tea 

When: Saturday 14 April, 9.30am - 12.30pm 
Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Rd
Cost: $20.00

Bring along 5 plus size items to swap

Registration required as places are limited

Phone 837 1471 or email admin@west.org.nz or come and see us at 9 Henderson Valley Road, Henderson to register or for more information


 

IRD Business Health Check

9:30am - 11:30am, 23 Apr 2018

Are you in business? Are you confident that you know enough about income tax obligations, what you can claim, and what online services and business tools are available to help make tax time easier?

Come to the FREE IRD Workshop and find out more about:

  • working smarter with IRD online services and business tools
  • income tax obligations, record keeping, and expenses you can claim
  • when and why you might register for GST and what is involved
  • what you need to know when thinking about employing

And any other questions for IRD you may have

Cost: FREE

When: 23 April 2018, 9.30 am – 11.30 am

Where: WEST 9 Henderson Valley Rd, Henderson

Contact wmb@west.org or phone 8371471 to register or for more information


 

Becoming Financially Fit Series - Growing Eggs in the City

9:30am - 12:30pm, 28 Apr 2018

A 1/2 day course for people thinking about growing their own eggs. It’s a lot easier than you think and this course covers everything you need to know and more! Come and meet some laying chooks and find out why so many of your neighbours are growing eggs in their back yards

This workshop will cover:

  • What you need to know before you start
  • How to care for chooks in an urban setting - food, shelter and health requirements
  • What could go wrong and how to manage it
  • Where to source laying chooks

Tutor: Cynthia Blom

When: Saturday 28 April, 9.30am - 12.30am

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Rd

Cost: $20 adult

Registration required

Phone 837 1471 or email admin@west.org.nz or come and see us at 9 Henderson Valley Road, Henderson to register or for more information

 


 

Events for May 2018

WEST Means Business - Facebook for Business 101 Setting up a Business Facebook Page

10:30am, 1 May 2018 - 12:30pm, 8 May 2018
  • Do you want to use Facebook to market your business?
  • Are you new to Facebook?
  • Learn how set up a business page or group, manage privacy and security, create and delete content and respond to activity and enquiries
  • Bring along your device and start the set up process

Join WMB for the two day Facebook for Business 101 - Setting up a Business Facebook Page Workshop and create a Facebook Page for your business or group that meets the needs of your customers and increases brand awareness.

Cost : $20.00 (incl GST)

When:  Tuesday 1 & 8 May 2018, 10.30 am - 12.30 pm

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Road, Henderson 

Contact wmb@west.org.nz or phone 8371471 to register or for more information

 


 

Facebook 101 - Beginners Guide to Facebook

10:30am - 12:30pm, 1 May 2018
  • Do you want to use Facebook to connect with friends and family?
  • Are you new to Facebook?
  • Learn how set up your personal profile, manage privacy and security, find friends and family, join interest groups, create and delete content and start using Facebook to connect
  • Bring along your device and start the set up process

Join WEST for the two day Facebook 101 - Beginners Guide to Facebook Workshop and learn how to use Facebook to connect with friends and family worldwide. You can also use Facebook to call friends and family overseas for FREE!

Cost : $20.00 (incl GST)

When:  Tuesday 1 & 8 May 2018, 10.30 am - 12.30 pm

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Road, Henderson

 

Contact wmb@west.org.nz or phone 8371471 to register or for more information

 


 

WEST Means Business - Social Media Marketing for Community Organisations - Focus on Facebook

9:00am, 7 May 2018 - 11:00am, 14 May 2018
  • Do you use Facebook to promote your community organisation or project?
  • Do your posts generate likes, comments and shares and increase brand awareness?
  • Do you sometimes feel like your Facebook marketing strategy is not achieving the desired outcome?

Join WMB for the Social Media Marketing for Community Organisations - Focus on Facebook Workshop and learn how to get the most from your social media marketing

Cost : $59.00 (incl GST) morning tea included

When: Wednesday 7 May 2018, 9.00 am - 11.00 am and Wednesday 14 May 2018, 9.00am - 11.00am

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Road, Henderson

Contact wmb@west.org.nz or phone 8371471 to register


 

WEST Everyday New Zealand English - Intermediate

9:30am, 7 May 2018 - 11:30am, 25 Jun 2018

This course provides conversational English at an intermediate level and encourages conversation and listening in a wide variety of everyday New Zealand situations.

Tutor: Sue Meadowcroft

Duration: 8 week course (16 sessions)

When: Mondays and Wednesdays, 9.30 - 11.30am starting 7 May 2018

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Rd

Cost: $125.00 per course or $10.00 per session (casual)

Contact WEST on 8371471 or email admin@west.org.nz for more information or to register.

 

 


 

WEST Everyday New Zealand English - Beginner/Elementary

9:30am, 8 May 2018 - 11:30am, 26 Jun 2018

Tutor: Sue Meadowcroft

Duration: 8 week course - 16 sessions 

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays 9.30 - 11.30am starting 8 May 2018

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Rd, Henderson

Cost: $125.00 per course or $10 per session (casual)

Contact WEST on 8371471 or email admin@west.org.nz


 

Everyday New Zealand English - Reading and Writing

12:00pm, 9 May 2018 - 2:00pm, 27 Jun 2018

This course is suitable for people in elementary or intermediate classes wanting to work on their reading and writing. 

Tutor: Sue Meadowcroft

Duration: 8 week course 

When: Wednesdays, 12.00 pm - 2.00 pm starting 9 May 2018

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Rd

Cost: $65.00 for 8 sessions or $10.00 per session (casual)

 

 


 

Becoming Financially Fit Series - Wedding Planning on an Op Shop Budget

9:30am - 12:30pm, 12 May 2018

An inspiring workshop for those planning a wedding or event on a budget. Repurpose op shop items into stunning venue decorations. The workshop covers making a range of items including dream catchers, archways, shepherds lights, table settings and so much more.

Registration includes:

  • Wedding themes workshop - Every event needs a theme - gain some inspiration and direction
  • 101 budget wedding decoration ideas - Learn to make a range of venue and table decorations using op-shop finds
  • Make a dream catcher - make your very own themed dream catcher - materials provided

When: Saturday 12th May 2018, 9.30am - 12.30pm

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Rd

Cost: $20.00

Registration Required

Phone 837 1471 or email admin@west.org.nz or come and see us at 9 Henderson Valley Road, Henderson to register or for more information.


 

Events for June 2018

F Endorsement (Forklift) Certificate Course

8:30am - 3:00pm, 16 Jun 2018

This theory and practical course provides you with the certificate required to add F Endorsement to your driver licence. You can then legally drive a Forklift on a public road (Unit Standard 18496)

What: F Endorsement Forklift Certificate (Class 1) Course

Who: Anyone who holds a NZ Full Class 1 Driver Licence

Duration: One Saturday (4- 6 hours)

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Rd

When: Saturday 16 June 2018, 8.30am - 3pm. 

Cost: $150.00


 

Events for August 2018

WEST Everyday New Zealand English - Beginner/Elementary

9:30am, 7 Aug 2018 - 11:30am, 27 Sep 2018

This course provides conversational English at a Beginner/Elementary Level and encourages conversation and listening in a wide variety of everyday New Zealand situations.

Tutor: Ann O'Byrne

Duration: 8 week course (16 sessions)

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9.30am - 11.30am starting 7 August 2018. 

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Rd

Cost: $125.00 per course or $10.00 per session (casual)

Contact WEST on 8371471 or email admin@west.org.nz for more information or to register.

 

 


 

Everyday New Zealand English - Intermediate Level

12:00pm, 7 Aug 2018 - 2:00pm, 27 Sep 2018

This course provides conversational English at an intermediate level and encourages conversation and listening in a wide variety of everyday New Zealand situations.

Tutor: Ann O'Byrne

Duration: 8 week course (16 sessions)

When: Tuesdays & Thursdays,12.00 - 2.00am starting 7 August 2018

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Rd

Cost: $125.00 per course or $10.00 per session (casual)

Contact WEST on 8371471 or email admin@west.org.nz for more information or to register.


 

WEST Everyday New Zealand English - Reading and Writing

12:00pm, 8 Aug 2018 - 2:00pm, 26 Sep 2018

This course is suitable for people in elementary or intermediate classes wanting to work on their reading and writing.

Tutor: Ann O'Byrne

Duration: 8 week course 

When: Wednesdays, 12.00 pm - 2.00 pm starting 8 August 2018

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Rd

Cost: $65.00 for 8 sessions or $10.00 per session (casual)

Contact WEST on 8371471 or email admin@west.org.nz for more information or to register.


 
 
 

Contact Us

9 Henderson Valley Road,
Henderson, Auckland 0612
Phone: (09) 837 1471
Fax: (09) 837 1475
E-mail: admin@west.org.nz