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August 2018

Daytime Beginners Computing Course (12 weeks, starting 30 July)

20 August @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until 15 October 2018

Adult Learning Support, 43 Montgomery Square
Nelson,7010New Zealand
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Free
"Let's take the mystery out of computers" with a picture of an elderly man scratching his head

Let's take the mystery out of computers Computers, smartphones and tablets are now everywhere! If you've never been taught to use them, it can feel like you're really falling behind. Our free Beginners Computing Course will give you the skills to use technology at work and at home. We cover all the key skills you need The exact topics will change depending on what you and your fellow learners need to learn. If Unit Standards are included in the programme,…

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Work Fit – the job search course (10 weeks, starting 31 July)

21 August @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until 4 October 2018

Adult Learning Support, 43 Montgomery Square
Nelson,7010New Zealand
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Work Fit - webpage poster v2

Put the spring into your job search! Do you lack the skills you need to find a job? Work Fit is the course for you! It's a free 10 week course running 3 days a week (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday) from 10am  to 2pm. Join Work Fit and put the spring back into your job search. Job hunting tips and tricks On Work Fit, you'll practise everything you need to get a good job. Identify the skills you have to offer…

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Get Ready for the Learner Driver Test!

21 August @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until 11 December 2018

Adult Learning Support, 43 Montgomery Square
Nelson,7010New Zealand
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Free
Image showing an old lady in a car with her thumbs up and text saying "Still getting lifts with Nana?"

Still waiting for buses in the rain? Let's get you ready for the learner driving test! Take the stress out of the test with one of our free road code courses. Get the help you need to pass the test - and we may even be able to pay for the learner licence test fee! Friendly and supportive Our classes are small and supportive. You'll work in small groups with our tutors for an hour. They'll teach you how to…

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Literacy and numeracy tuition in Richmond

22 August @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until 19 December 2018

Richmond Public Library, 280 Queen St
Richmond,7020New Zealand
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Free

Do you need support with reading, writing, maths or computer skills? We run a range of courses from our offices in Nelson City. And now we're starting a regular timeslot in Richmond. Just contact us if you would like to receive one-on-one tuition on a Tuesday from 5pm to 7pm..

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Working with Dyslexia

29 August @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until 17 October 2018

Adult Learning Support, 43 Montgomery Square
Nelson,7010New Zealand
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Free
Dyslexia - webpage poster showing Jamie Oliver, Oprah Winfrey, Albert Einstein, Will Smith and Keira Knightly

Many famous people have dyslexia. They've learned to make the most of it. You can too. Jamie Oliver calls dyslexics 'lucky'. But for many dyslexics, they feel shame about their gift because it's been misunderstood for years. If you don't know much about dyslexia, this quiz can help you learn more.  Learn strategies to manage your dyslexia in the workplace This course helps people in work to learn how to make the most of their dyslexia at work. Dyslexia can…

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September 2018

Work Fit for Migrants (5 weeks, starting 3 September)

3 September 2018 @ 9:30 am - 31 August 2019 @ 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until 4 October 2018

Adult Learning Support, 43 Montgomery Square
Nelson,7010New Zealand
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Free
Image of a lady in a high vis vest working with plants, with the words "Work Fit for Migrants and Former Refugees" written over the top

Supporting migrants and former refugees into new jobs The Nelson/Tasman region thrives off the energy and skills of new migrants and former refugees. Of course, many migrants and former refugees can't speak, read or write English when they first arrive. A good grasp of the English language and Kiwi customs is crucial if new migrants are to thrive in New Zealand workplaces. Basic English and maths skills This Work Fit course will introduce a range of English words and basic…

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Computing Course for People in Work (12 weeks, starting 12 September)

12 September @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until 28 November 2018

Adult Learning Support, 43 Montgomery Square
Nelson,7010New Zealand
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Free
"Feel good about computers at your work" with an image of a smiling lady on our workplace computing course at Adult Learning Support

Make computers work for you, at work Computers, smartphones and tablets are used in every industry in today's world. To get ahead, you need some basic tech skills. Our free computing course for people in work will give you the skills to make technology work for you. We cover all the key skills you need The exact topics will change depending on what you and your fellow learners need to learn. If Unit Standards are included in the programme, the content…

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October 2018

Parenting Skills Course for New Mums (10 weeks, starting 3 October)

3 October @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until 7 December 2018

All Saints Creche, 30a Vanguard Street
Nelson,7010New Zealand
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Free
Blurry image of a baby's feet with the words "Do your best for your baby" written over the top

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-k6aEiqim3w Do the best for your new baby With the right parenting skills, having a new baby can be one of the most amazing things in life. There's so much to learn and so many new things to get used to. Never sleeping. Feeding another hungry mouth. Having no time to yourself. This course will help you to care for your baby and yourself. More than 90 other mums have taken this course. Time and again, we've seen them go…

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Road Code Course at Victory Community Centre (7 weeks, starting 15 October)

15 October @ 10:00 am - 26 November @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until 11 December 2018

Victory Community Centre, Totara St, Nelson South
Nelson 7010,
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Free
Image showing an old lady in a car with her thumbs up and text saying "Still getting lifts with Nana?"

Still waiting for buses in the rain? Let's get you ready for the learner driving test! Take the stress out of the test with one of our free road code courses. Get the help you need to pass the test - and we may even be able to pay for the learner licence test fee! Friendly and supportive Our classes are small and supportive. You'll work in small groups with our tutors for an hour. They'll teach you how to…

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Work Fit for Migrants and Former Refugees (5 weeks, starting 29 October)

29 October @ 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until 6 December 2018

Adult Learning Support, 43 Montgomery Square
Nelson,7010New Zealand
Free
Image of a lady in a high vis vest working with plants, with the words "Work Fit for Migrants and Former Refugees" written over the top

Supporting migrants and former refugees into new jobs The Nelson/Tasman region thrives off the energy and skills of new migrants and former refugees. Of course, many migrants and former refugees can't speak, read or write English when they first arrive. A good grasp of the English language and Kiwi customs is crucial if new migrants are to thrive in New Zealand workplaces. Basic English and maths skills This Work Fit course will introduce a range of English words and basic…

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