WEST Course and Workshop Calendar

Events for September 2017

Full Licence Preparation Course

9:00am, 1 Sep 2017 - 6:00pm, 31 Oct 2017

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

 


 

Restricted Licence Preparation

9:00am, 1 Sep 2017 - 6:00pm, 31 Oct 2017

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


 

Streettalk Defensive Driving Course

6:30pm, 11 Sep 2017 - 8:30pm, 2 Oct 2017

An intensive and interactive course to reduce your restricted licence period and recognise driving hazards.

What: Streettalk Defensive Driving Course

Who: Anyone who is getting ready to sit the Restricted or Full Driver Licence Test

Duration: 4 x two hour evening sessions in a classroom followed by a one on one practical on-road session

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Road

When: Monday 11 September 2017, 6.30 - 8.30pm

Cost: $175.00

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

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Events for October 2017

Heavy Vehicle Theory (HV) Class 2 Preparation

6:30pm, 1 Oct 2017 - 8:30pm, 30 Nov 2017

Do you want to drive a heavy vehicle but are put off by the Theory Test?

This course will provide you with the information and skills to sit the test.

Duration: 6 session over 3 weeks

Where: 9 Henderson Valley Road

When: Contact us for dates and times

Cost: $80.00 (test fee extra)

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 GST Workshop (Goods and Services Tax)

9:30am - 11:30am, 2 Oct 2017

You must register for GST if your annual  turnover was  (or will be) $60,000 or more. This workshop is a hands-on         interactive session where you learn to complete a mock cashbook and GST return.

This workshop covers:

  • When and how to register for GST
  • record keeping requirements - cash book
  • basic adjustments
  • GST filing (online and manual) and payment
  • online services
  • how to use the IRD interactive "Tool for business"

And any other questions for IRD you may have.

Cost: FREE

When: 2 October 2017, 10 am – 12 pm

Where: WEST 9 Henderson Valley Rd, Henderson

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

 


 

WEST Means Business - Social Media Marketing for Small Business - Focus on Facebook

7:30am, 9 Oct 2017 - 10:00am, 16 Oct 2017
  • Do you use Facebook to market your business?
  • Do your posts generate likes, comments and shares, increase brand awareness and grow your customer base?
  • Do you sometimes feel like your Facebook marketing strategy is not achieving the desired outcome?

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

Cost : $59.00 (incl GST) light breakfast included

When:  Two days - Monday 9 & 16 October 2017, 7.30 am - 10 am

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Road, Henderson

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


 

ATEED Business Clinic at WEST Means Business

9:00am - 4:00pm, 16 Oct 2017

FREE ATEED Business Clinics - at West Means Business on Wednesday May 24th - 9 Henderson Valley Rd
Sometimes it’s just good to have someone to talk to. Got some great ideas, come up against a road block, want to discuss your biggest challenge, or maybe start a new business of your own? You will find value in a FREE, 45-minute one-to-one session with an ATEED experienced business advisor. They can offer guidance and help with business strategy, productivity, financial management, marketing, ideas for exploring new products and opportunities, staff and exporting, and link you with experts and relevant resources 

Phone 8371471 or email wmb@west.org.nz for more information or to register


 

Everyday New Zealand English Beginner/Elementary

9:30am, 17 Oct 2017 - 11:30am, 5 Dec 2017

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: Debbie Ball

Duration: 8 week course (16 sessions)

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9.30am - 11.30am starting 17 October 2017

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 Intermediate

9:30am, 18 Oct 2017 - 11:30am, 6 Dec 2017

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

Tutor: Debbie Ball

Duration: 8 week course (16 sessions)

When: Mondays and Wednesdays, 9.30 - 11.30am starting 18 October 2017

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, 18 Oct 2017 - 2:00pm, 6 Dec 2017

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

Tutor: Debbie Ball

Duration: 8 week course 

When: Wednesdays, 12.00 pm - 2.00 pm starting 18 October

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.


 

WEST Driver Education Learner Licence Theory (Day Course)

12:30pm, 25 Oct 2017 - 2:30pm, 1 Nov 2017

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 starting Wed 25 October 2017, Monday 12.30pm - 2.30pm, Wed 1.30pm -3.30pm

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

9:30am, 30 Oct 2017 - 11:30am, 6 Nov 2017
  • 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 30 October & 6 November 2017, 9.30 – 11.30 am

Where: WEST: 9 Henderson Valley Rd, Henderson

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

 


 

Events for November 2017

F Endorsement (Forklift) Certificate Course

8:30am - 3:00pm, 4 Nov 2017

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, 9 September 2017, 8.30am - 3pm

Cost: $150.00


 

WEST Means Business - Website Design for Small Business Workshop

7:30am - 9:30am, 13 Nov 2017
  • What is SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) and why is it important?
  • What are Google Ad Words and how do I choose the right ones for my business?
  • How do I know what content is important to have on my website?
  • Is my website easy for potential customers to find and navigate?

Join WMB and The Web Company to learn how to make your website look fresh and current, and make sure it functions well too. Find out what works and strive to create a website that is both visually stunning and simple to navigate and use.

Cost : $39.00 (incl GST) light breakfast included

When:  Monday 13 November 2017, 7.30 am - 9.30 am

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Road, Henderson

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

 


 

First Aid Workplace Level 2 Refresher (One Day)

8:00am - 3:00pm, 20 Nov 2017

Refresh your knowledge and skills to respond to and manage a variety of emergency situations in the workplace. Suitable for people who have held a Level 2 First Aid Certificate for no more than 27 months.

Duration: One day (7 hours)

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Road

When: Monday 20 November 2017, 8.00 am - 3.00 pm

Cost: $85.00

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


 

First Aid Workplace Level One (One Day)

8:00am - 5:00pm, 20 Nov 2017

Acquire knowledge and a range of skills to respond to and manage a variety of emergency situations in a low risk work environment, e.g. office. NZQA accredited - unit standards 26551 & 26552.

Duration: One day 

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Road

When: Monday 20 November 2017,  8.00 am - 5.00 pm

Cost: $125.00

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


 

WEST Work Ready FREE Employment Support - Henderson

1:00pm, 20 Nov 2017 - 3:30pm, 4 Dec 2017

FREE Course in Henderson to get ‘job ready’

Support from an employment coach with:

  • Identifying work related experience and skills
  • Developing a CV and cover letter
  • Online job search, application and interview skills

Duration: Friday mornings over 3 weeks

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Rd, Henderson

When: Starting Monday 20 November - 4 December - 1.00pm - 3.30 pm

Cost: FREE

Phone 837 1471, email westworkready@gmail.com to register or for more information click here Check out the WEST Work Ready Facebook page for up to date job opportunities in West Auckland. 


 

WEST Driver Education Learner Licence Theory (Evening Course)

6:30pm, 21 Nov 2017 - 8:30pm, 7 Dec 2017

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.


 

Treaty of Waitangi Workshop

9:00am - 4:00pm, 27 Nov 2017

A workshop designed for people working in government and non-government organisations, the community sector and students.

Dr. Susan Healy is an experienced treaty educator and co-author of the independent report ‘Ngapuhi Speaks’. Topics under discussion include:

  • The historical background to the signing of Te Tiriti o Waitangi
  • The Treaty text
  • The Treaty’s history since 1840
  • The impacts of legislation and Government action
  • Implications of the Treaty relationship for community groups and organisations

What: Treaty of Waitangi Workshop

Duration: One day

Where: 9 Henderson Valley Road

When: Monday, 27 November 2017

Time: 9am - 4pm

Cost: $60.00

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 December 2017

Streettalk Defensive Driving Course

6:30pm - 8:30pm, 4 Dec 2017

An intensive and interactive course to reduce your restricted licence period and recognise driving hazards.

Streettalk is an approved defensive driving course that teaches skills that will reduce the restricted licence period by 6 months for under 25 drivers and by 3 months for over 25 drivers. It teaches you how to recognise hazards on the roads and how to avoid dangerous situations that lead to accidents.

What: A course for anyone who is getting ready to sit the Restricted or Full Driver Licence Test

Duration: 4 x two hour evening sessions in a classroom followed by a one on one practical on-road session

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Road

When: Monday 4 December, 6.30 pm - 8.30pm

Cost: $175.00

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

 

 

 


 
 
 

Contact Us

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