Courses & Training

English for Work E3–L1 City&Guilds This course is a basic introduction to Literacy, the elements of this programme will be Speaking and Listening combined with Reading and Writing.Completing this programme and gaining a qualification will have a significant and positive impact– not only does it enhance your literacy skills, it also builds confidence and self-esteem.
Certificate in Speaking & Listening in English (sol) E3 Open College Network NI This class is for people whose first language is not English. The class is taught at Entry level: Beginners & Improvers Suitable for those taking their first steps in English and for those who can speak and understand some basic English.
Crafting English This is a speaking English course for women from our minority ethnic communities. This group offers an informal approach to improving your English through working at Crafts, and sharing skills.
Maths for Work E3–L1 City & Guilds This course is an introduction to Numeracy, the programme will deal with every aspect of numeracy Levels 1. Completing this programme and gaining a qualification will have a significant and positive impact– not only does it enhance your numeracy skills, it also builds confidence and self- esteem.
Counselling Skills CSK-L2 Counselling and Psychotherapy Central Awarding Body This qualification is for you if you wish to acquire the counselling skills necessary to help others in either a voluntary or employed capacity. This course will not teach you to be a counsellor but may help you decide if you wish to train as one. For For information on grants upto £500 contact http://www.communityfoundationni.org/womens-fund
Counselling Studies CST-L3 Counselling and Psychotherapy Central Awarding Body This follow up qualification from the Certificate in Counselling Level 2 will help you to develop a proficient understanding of counselling skills, helping you to utilize these skills as an important element of your work as a helping professional. For information on grants upto £500 contact http://www.communityfoundationni.org/womens-fund
Understanding Substance Misuse USM-L2 Counselling and Psychotherapy Central Awarding Body The aim of this course is to help participants gain an understanding of the impact, on individuals, on families and on society in general, of substance misuse. The course will introduce students to personal and cultural aspects of the use / misuse of prescribed and non- prescribed substances. For information on grants upto £500 contact http://www.communityfoundationni.org/womens-fund
Dipl. Therapeutic Counselling TC-L4 Counselling and Psychotherapy Central Awarding Body The CPCAB Diploma will be your route to achieving the Open university foundation Degree in Counselling. After completing the 2 year Diploma you will have 120 credits towards you Open University Foundation Degree. For Financial Assistance please visit www.gov.uk/career-development-loans/overview
Computers & Online Basics E3 City & Guilds This 8 week programme will give you a basic knowledge of using a computer and develop the skills needed to complete some basics or everyday tasks in a confident way.
Bookkeeping & Accounts L1-L2 City & Guilds This course will enable you to assess your competence and understanding in carrying out a range of basic day-to-day book-keeping routines and activities using a single entry manual book-keeping system. For information on grants upto £500 contact http://www.communityfoundationni.org/womens-fund
Bookkeeping & Accounts L3 City & Guilds The aim of the level 3 qualification is to further develop the practices and processes studied at level 1& 2 accounts. To enable candidates to record and interpret financial transactions up to and including Final Accounts of different organisations. For information on grants upto £500 contact http://www.communityfoundationni.org/womens-fund
Cert. in Adult Social Care in NI L1&L2 City & Guilds This qualification is aimed at learners interested in , or new to, working in adult social care N.I. It aims to provide an introduction into the principles of social care to develop knowledge around the areas relating to working in adult social care.
Health Awareness Programme
Multi-Cultural Women’s Group
SAM’s programme
Nail Art & Make Up L1 Open College Network NI
Garment Making L1  Open College Network NI
Pattern Cutting/Fashion Design L2  City & Guilds
Up Cycling Crafts L1 City & Guilds

Stay & Play
Jo Jingles
Baby Massage/Baby Reflexology
Playtime Sensory

Digital Photography Skills L1

Building Skills at the Womens Centre

The Women’s Centre’s April 2017 timetable is available now. We are open for enrolments throughout July & August.

  • Sign Up as soon as possible to secure your place. You can do this any day of the week throughout July and August.
  • Call in to the Centre and have a look at the new list of courses and projects on offer.
  • Visit our website and keep up to date through the Centre’s Facebook page.

On-site childcare available for children aged 8 weeks to 4 years.

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  • Fees to be paid on registration

For further information, contact Dee or Rayna at The Women’s Centre, Beibhinn House, 5 Guildhall Street
Telephone 028 71 267672
Email: deewykes@womencentre.co.uk
Web address: www.thewomenscentre.co.uk

The Women’s Centre is supported by DSD (VCU), Dept. of Employment & Learning (DEL), EU/ESF programme, Derry City Council, BBC Children in Need, NWRC,  BCPP,  CIF.