WEST Course and Workshop Calendar

Events for August 2018

Full Licence Preparation Course

9:00am, 27 Aug 2018 - 6:00pm, 31 Oct 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

 


 

Restricted Licence Preparation

9:00am, 27 Aug 2018 - 6:00pm, 31 Oct 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


 

Events for October 2018

HR - Employing Workshop Five - Termination Situations

9:00am - 11:30am, 1 Oct 2018

HR - Employing Workshop Five - Termination Situations

Good employment relationships begin with good employment practices. Session Five is the final session in this 5 session HR Workshop Series and provides an understanding of when termination of employment is a legal option.

The session talks about:

  • The situations in which termination of employment, or dismissal is a legal option that an employer can take.
  • The proper processes that employers must undertake for each situation.
  • Practical examples and handouts to support understanding.
  • Any questions you may have.

Cost: $39.00 (incl GST)

When: 1 October 2018, 9am – 11.30am

Where: WEST 9 Henderson Valley Rd, Henderson

Contact wmb@west.org or phone 8371471 to register


 

WEST Everyday New Zealand English - Intermediate

9:30am, 15 Oct 2018 - 11:30am, 5 Dec 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: Mondays and Wednesdays, 9.30 - 11.30am starting 15 October 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.


 

ESOL Social Group - ‘Learn’ & ‘Do’ Everyday NZ Activities

9:30am, 16 Oct 2018 - 11:30am, 6 Dec 2018

This is a new course starting at WEST for our ESOL learners. The course will be run as a social group where learners will learn about a different everyday New Zealand activity each Tuesday, and then go out and 'do' the activity with the group each Thursday. In our first week we will learn how to read a train timetable, buy a train ticket, ask questions at the information kiosk and read the train station signs. As a group we will catch a train from Henderson to Ranui, have a coffee at the Korero Cafe and then catch the train back to Henderson. Each week we will 'learn about', and 'do' a new activity including 'joining the library', 'shopping at a supermarket', 'ordering at a cafe', 'visiting a garden shop' and much more. During the course learners will gain confidence and skills to participate in everyday New Zealand activities, and also make friends and enjoy a range of fun outings together. Please contact us if you would like to register a family member or you would like to join yourself.

Duration: 8 week course (16 sessions)

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9.30am - 11.30am starting 16 October 2018

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Rd

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

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 Everyday New Zealand English - Beginner/Elementary

9:30am, 16 Oct 2018 - 11:30am, 6 Dec 2018

Tutor: Ann O'Byrne

Duration: 8 week course - 16 sessions 

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays 9.30 - 11.30am starting 16 October 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, 17 Oct 2018 - 2:00pm, 5 Dec 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 (8 sessions)

When: Wednesdays, 12.00 pm - 2.00 pm starting 17 October 2018

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Rd

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


 

WEST Driver Education Learner Licence Theory Course (Evening)

6:30pm, 23 Oct 2018 - 8:30pm, 8 Nov 2018

A course to learn the Road Code and help you sit and pass 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 23 October 2018, 6.30pm - 8.30pm

Cost: $50.00 (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


 

Events for November 2018

Becoming Financially Fit Series - Plus Size (16+) Clothing Swap

10:00am - 2:00pm, 3 Nov 2018

WEST is running a FREE plus size clothing swap day for the more curvaceous woman (16+) Bring along your good quality plus size clothing and 'go shopping for free'. We will have some stylists to help you find a look that's right for you. 

How it works:

  • It's FREE 
  • Bring up to 10 plus size items to swap - get 10 tickets to 'purchase for free' 10 new items
  • Free Style Workshop - determine what colours and styles suit you the best, with one on one stylists to help you find a look that’s right for you

What: FREE Plus Size Clothing Swap

When: 3 November 2018 10am - 2pm

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Rd, Henderson

COST: FREE

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, 12 Nov 2018

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 (8 hours)

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Road

When: Monday 12 November 2018,  8.00 am - 5.00 pm

Cost: $125.00

Cpmtact admin@west.org.nz or phone 8371471 for more information or to register.


 

First Aid Workplace Level 2 Refresher (One Day)

8:00am - 3:00pm, 12 Nov 2018

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 12 November 2018, 8.00 am - 3.00 pm

Cost: $95.00

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 Driver Education Learner Licence Theory (Day Course)

12:30pm, 19 Nov 2018 - 2:30pm, 6 Dec 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: Mondays and Thursdays 12.30 - 2.30pm starting Monday 19 November 2018

Cost: $50.00 (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


 

Events for December 2018

Streettalk Defensive Driving Course

6:30pm, 3 Dec 2018 - 8:30pm, 12 Dec 2018

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 3 December, 6.30 pm - 8.30pm

Cost: $185.00

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