WEST Course and Workshop Calendar

Events for May 2017

Full Licence Preparation Course

9:00am, 1 May 2017 - 6:00pm, 31 Jul 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 May 2017 - 6:00pm, 31 Jul 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


 

WEST Work Ready Under 25’s Employment Coach Support

10:00am, 1 May 2017 - 2:00pm, 31 Jul 2017

Get FREE mentoring support from an employment coach to get job ready and find employment. We also support you to get your driver licence for FREE

Who: Under 25 year olds in West Auckland

Where: We are flexible, coaching can take place in person, via email, Facebook or by phone

When: Contact us to make a time 

Contact us on 837 1471 or westworkready@gmail.com, drop in to our offices at 9 Henderson Valley Road, Henderson or visit the WEST work ready Facebook page for information about upcoming entry level, trainee and apprentice opportunties.


 

Heavy Vehicle Theory (HV) Class 2 Preparation

6:30pm, 1 May 2017 - 8:30pm, 31 Jul 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


 

WEST Everyday New Zealand English - Intermediate

9:30am, 8 May 2017 - 11:30am, 26 Jun 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 8 May 2017

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Rd, Henderson

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

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


 

WEST Everyday New Zealand English - Beginner/Elementary

9:30am, 9 May 2017 - 11:30am, 20 Jun 2017

Tutor: Debbie Ball

Duration: 8 week course - 16 sessions 

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays 9.30 - 11.30am starting 9 May 2017

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


 

WEST Everyday New Zealand English - Reading and Writing

12:00pm, 10 May 2017 - 2:00pm, 28 Jun 2017

Tutor: Debbie Ball

Duration: 8 week course 

When: Wednesdays 12.00 - 2.00pm starting 10 May 2017

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Rd, Henderson

Cost: $65.00 per course or $10.00 per session (casual)

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


 

Learner Licence Theory Course - Day

12:30pm, 15 May 2017 - 3:30pm, 3 Jul 2017

A course to learn the Road Code and help you sit and pass the Learner Licence Theory Test

What: Learner Licence Theory Course

Who: Anybody who wants to sit the Learner Licence Theory Test

Duration: Six sessions over six weeks

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Road

When: Monday and Wednesday starting Monday 15 May 2017, 12.30pm - 2.30pm

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

 


 

Learner Licence Theory Course - Evening

6:30pm, 16 May 2017 - 8:30pm, 31 Jul 2017

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 6 weeks

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Road

When: Tuesday evenings starting 21 February 2017, 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 June 2017

WEST Work Ready for over 25 year olds - Henderson

9:30am, 9 Jun 2017 - 12:30pm, 23 Jun 2017

FREE Course in Henderson for OVER 25 year olds 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

Who: Over 25 year olds

Duration: Friday mornings over 3 weeks

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Rd, Henderson

When: Starting Friday 9 June - 9.30 am - 12.30 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 Means Business - FREE Business Development Workshop

9:30am, 12 Jun 2017 - 11:30am, 19 Jun 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: 12 and 19 June 2017, 9.30 am – 11.30 am

Where: WEST: 9 Henderson Valley Rd, Henderson

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


 

Streettalk Defensive Driving Course

6:30pm, 12 Jun 2017 - 8:30pm, 3 Jul 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 12 June, 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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oy-9tSkCV0M


 

First Aid Workplace Level One (One Day)

8:00am - 5:00pm, 26 Jun 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 (8 hours)

Where: WEST - 9 Henderson Valley Road

When: Monday 26 June 2017,  8.00 am - 5.00 pm

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


 

First Aid Workplace Level 2 Refresher (One Day)

8:00am - 3:00pm, 26 Jun 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 26 June 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


 

Events for July 2017

Social Media Marketing for Small Business - Focus on Facebook

7:30am, 3 Jul 2017 - 10:00am, 10 Jul 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 two day Social Media Marketing for Small Business - Focus on Facebook Workshop and learn how to get the most from your social media marketing

Cost : $50.00 (incl GST) light breakfast included

When:  Monday 3 & 10 July 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


 

F Endorsement (Forklift) Certificate Course

9:00am - 3:00pm, 8 Jul 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: Contact admin@west.org.nz or phone 8371471 for more information or to register.

Cost: $150.00


 

Events for August 2017

WEST Everyday New Zealand English Beginner/Elementary

9:30am, 1 Aug 2017 - 11:30am, 19 Sep 2017

Each course provides conversational English with progressively more reading, writing, grammar and numeracy as people move through the levels.

Tutor: Debbie Ball

Duration: 8 week course (16 sessions)

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9.30am - 11.30am starting 1 August 2017

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

 

 


 

Treaty of Waitangi Workshop

9:00am - 4:00pm, 14 Aug 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, 14 August 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

 


 

WEST Means Business - Business Development Workshop

9:30am, 21 Aug 2017 - 11:30am, 28 Aug 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 21 & 28 August 2017, 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


 

Events for October 2017

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


 
 
 

Contact Us

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