Training Available

All training courses on offer from Ashton
Below is a list of available training and development opportunities provided by Ashton Community Trust.

Training & Employment Courses

Belfast Works Training Courses

Childcare

Take your first steps into an exciting Childcare. Gain valuable skills and knowledge that you can apply straight away.

Contact: Belfast Works https://www.facebook.com/Belfastworks/

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   Health & Social Care Level 1

  Take your first steps into Health & Social Care. Gain valuable skills and knowledge that you   can apply straight away.

Contact: Belfast Works https://www.facebook.com/Belfastworks/

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Personal Development

Take your first steps into an exciting career. Gain valuable skills and knowledge that you can apply straight away.

Contact: Belfast Works https://www.facebook.com/Belfastworks/

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Hospitality Training

Take your first steps into an exciting career in the using Microsoft Excel. Gain valuable skills and knowledge that you can apply straight away.

Contact: Belfast Works https://www.facebook.com/Belfastworks/

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Business Administration

Take your first steps into an exciting career in the Business Administration. Gain valuable skills and knowledge that you can apply straight away.

Contact: Belfast Works https://www.facebook.com/Belfastworks/

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Employability Skills

Take your first steps into an exciting career in the Business Administration. Gain valuable skills and knowledge that you can apply straight away.

Contact: Belfast Works https://www.facebook.com/Belfastworks/

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Travel & Tourism Course

Take your first steps into an exciting career in the Travel & Tourism. Gain valuable skills and knowledge that you can apply straight away.

Contact: Belfast Works https://www.facebook.com/Belfastworks/

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Basic Computers

Take your first steps into an exciting career learning the basics of computers. Gain valuable skills and knowledge that you can apply straight away.

Contact: Belfast Works https://www.facebook.com/Belfastworks/

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Microsoft Excel Basics

Take your first steps into an exciting career in the using Microsoft Excel. Gain valuable skills and knowledge that you can apply straight away.

Contact: Belfast Works https://www.facebook.com/Belfastworks/

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ECDL Essentials

Take your first steps into an exciting career in the using the Europen Computer Driving License Excel. Gain valuable skills and knowledge that you can apply straight away.

Contact: Belfast Works https://www.facebook.com/Belfastworks/

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Word Processing Course

Take your first steps into an exciting career in the Microsoft Word. Gain valuable skills and knowledge that you can apply straight away.

Contact: Belfast Works https://www.facebook.com/Belfastworks/

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CORE Project Training Courses

Beginner Fitness Instructor Course

Learn the basics of personal training, how to start your career in the fitness industry and how to improve physical fitness in others.

Contact Person: Sean Maguire Tel: 07801208217  Email: core@ashtoncentre.com

Contact: CORE Project https://www.facebook.com/coreproject1/

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Counterbalance Forklift

ITSSAR Counterbalance Forklift License. Full training provided.

Contact Person: Sean Maguire Tel: 07801208217  Email: core@ashtoncentre.com

Contact: CORE Project https://www.facebook.com/coreproject1/

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Warehousing & Logistics And Manual Handling

An ever expanding industry with excellent employment opportunities. Learn the basics of Manual Handling and Logistics with JMD Training and further your career prospects.

Contact Person: Sean Maguire Tel: 07801208217  Email: core@ashtoncentre.com

Contact: CORE Project https://www.facebook.com/coreproject1/

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CSR Card

Essential health and safety training for working in the building/trade industry. Card provided on completion of course.

Contact Person: Sean Maguire Tel: 07801208217  Email: core@ashtoncentre.com

Contact: CORE Project https://www.facebook.com/coreproject1/

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Compulsory Basic Training for Motorbikes

Learn to ride a motorbike safely in just a few easy lessons. Progress to your full motorbike lessons with our basic CBT course and certificate.

Applicants must be aged 16+ and have their provisional licence

Contact Person: Sean Maguire Tel: 07801208217  Email: core@ashtoncentre.com

Contact: CORE Project https://www.facebook.com/coreproject1/

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CV  Building Workshop

Create or improve your CV. Bring out the best in your qualities that gets you noticed by an employer first time.

Contact Person: Sean Maguire Tel: 07801208217  Email: core@ashtoncentre.com

Contact: CORE Project https://www.facebook.com/coreproject1/

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Job Club

For anyone wanting to brush up their CV (or create a new one), get advice on how to apply for jobs and enhance your interview skills.

Contact Person: Sean Maguire Tel: 07801208217  Email: core@ashtoncentre.com

Contact: CORE Project https://www.facebook.com/coreproject1/

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Mental Health & Wellness Workshop

Help foster your positive mind set and learn coping skills for everyday life.

Contact Person: Sean Maguire Tel: 07801208217  Email: core@ashtoncentre.com

Contact: CORE Project https://www.facebook.com/coreproject1/

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Beauty Masterclass

Take your first steps into an exciting career in the Beauty Industry. Gain valuable skills and knowledge that you can apply straight away.

Contact: CORE Project https://www.facebook.com/coreproject1/

Contact Person: Sean Maguire Tel: 07752190297  Email: core@ashtoncentre.com

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 Employment and Education Support Service

 Looking for individual support you help you to succeed in your chosen career or education pathway?

Maybe you need support to help sustain your employment?

Contact: CORE Project https://www.facebook.com/coreproject1/

Contact Person: Sean Maguire Tel: 07752190297  Email: core@ashtoncentre.com

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Essential Skills Courses

Essential Skills Numeracy + Application of Number

Mathematics skills in working with numbers, shape + measure and handling data from Entry Level 1 (beginners) to Level 2 (higher).

Contact Person: Hilary Adair Email: hilary.adair@ashtoncentre.com mairead.lowry@ashtoncentre.com

Contact: Ashton CALL/ICT Project https://www.facebook.com/ashtonessentialskills/

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Essential Skills Literacy + Communication

English reading, writing and speaking and listening skills from Entry Level 1 (beginners) to Level 2 (higher).

Contact Person: Hilary Adair Email: hilary.adair@ashtoncentre.com mairead.lowry@ashtoncentre.com

Contact: Ashton CALL/ICT Project https://www.facebook.com/ashtonessentialskills/

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Using ICT for Literacy

Short Entry Level 3 course to accompany full Literacy and Numeracy courses.

Contact Person: Hilary Adair Email: hilary.adair@ashtoncentre.com mairead.lowry@ashtoncentre.com

Contact: Ashton CALL/ICT Project https://www.facebook.com/ashtonessentialskills/

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Community Family Support

Community Family Support Courses

Award in Managing Personal Finance

Help learners to understand differences between income and expenditure,

Contact Person: Kris Morrison Tel: (028) 90742 255  Email: kris.morrison@ashtoncentre.com

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Award in Social Media

Support learners understand the opportunities and threats associated with using social media.

Contact Person: Kris Morrison Tel: (028) 90742 255  Email: kris.morrison@ashtoncentre.com

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Personal SuccessAward in Personal Success and Well-Being

This course will aim to develop learner’s employability skills and prepare them to get in to the world of work.

Contact Person: Kris Morrison Tel: (028) 90742 255  Email: kris.morrison@ashtoncentre.com

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FabLab Belfast Training Courses
Introduction to Vinyl Cutting @ FabLab Belfast - Cost £20

DATE AND TIME Tue, September 12, 2017 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM BST

FABlab Belfast, 5 Churchill Street, Belfast, BT15 2BP

DESCRIPTION

Vinyl wall art is a very modern technology used in the home, commercial and automotive decoration, using the vinyl cutter you have the ability to design and make everything from inspirational wall quotes to decorate your child’s bedroom with their favourite cartoon and television characters.

In this workshop, you will learn how this is done and get to make your very own piece of vinyl wall art.

Why pay for someone to do this when you can do it yourself for a fraction of the price?

All materials are supplied and we guarantee that you will leave with a unique piece of wall art that will add the finishing touch to your favourite room in the house

Place are limited for this very popular workshop so book early to avoid disappointment.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/introduction-to-vinyl-cutting-fablab-belfast-tickets-36921830188

Introduction to Solid Modelling & 3D printing @ FabLab Belfast - Cost £20

DATE AND TIME Tue, October 10, 2017 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM BST

LOCATION FABlab Belfast, 5 Churchill Street, Belfast, BT15 2BP

DESCRIPTION

In this workshop, you will be introduced to the world of 3D solid modelling. 3D modelling is the process of designing an object that can be manufactured using a range of hi tech manufacturing processes.

You will be guided through the process of creating a solid object in the virtual environment using parametric design software. This model will then be transferred to the 3D printer for manufacture. If you have an interest in product design, engineering, jewellery making or furniture making, then this is the workshop for you.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/introduction-to-solid-modelling-3d-printing-fablab-belfast-tickets-36921400904

Bridge of Hope Training Courses
Wellbeing Training Courses
De-stress and Relax SWAN Programme 

Description: Identifying Strengths, Weakness’s Ambitions and Needs

Eligibility Criteria: Any one affected by the conflict

Contact Person: Mary Stanton Tel: (028) 90 322289 Email: mary@ashtoncentre.com

Non Accredited One Day Workshop


Confidence & Communication Workshop

Description: Provides tools and techniques to help improve confidence and communication skills.

Eligibility Criteria: Any one affected by the conflict

Contact Person: Mary Stanton Tel: (028) 90 322289 Email: mary@ashtoncentre.com

Non Accredited One Day Workshop


Meditation

Description: Meditation is a state of deep peace that occurs when the mind is calm and silent.

Eligibility Criteria: Any one affected by the conflict

Contact Person: Mary Stanton Tel: (028) 90 322289 Email: mary@ashtoncentre.com

Non Accredited  overnight residential  workshop


Resilience Training

Description:Develop personal resilience, learn about bouncing back and turning adversities into opportunities

Eligibility Criteria: Any one affected by the conflict

Contact Person: Mary Stanton Tel: (028) 90 322289 Email: mary@ashtoncentre.com

Non Accredited One Day Workshop


Empower Me

Description:Create Positive, Proactive and lasting Changes

Eligibility Criteria: Any one affected by the conflict

Contact Person: Mary Stanton Tel: (028) 90 322289 Email: mary@ashtoncentre.com

Non Accredited One Day Workshop


Understanding Stress for Personal Growth

Description: Understanding stress and how it affects people and effective tools to deal with it

Eligibility Criteria: Any one affected by the conflict

Contact Person: Mary Stanton Tel: (028) 90 322289 Email: mary@ashtoncentre.com

Non Accredited Two Day Workshop


Love Yourself Heal Your Life

Description: Two day workshop based on Louise L. Hay’s best-selling book “You Can Heal Your Life”

Eligibility Criteria: Any one affected by the conflict

Contact Person: Mary Stanton Tel: (028) 90 322289 Email: mary@ashtoncentre.com

Non Accredited Three Day Residential Workshop


Take 5 Resilience Training

Description: Take notice – Connect – Keep Learning- Give – Be active

Eligibility Criteria: Any one affected by the conflict

Contact Person: Mary Stanton Tel: (028) 90 322289 Email: mary@ashtoncentre.com

Non Accredited One Day Workshop


Swedish Body Massage

Eligibility Criteria: Any one affected by the conflict

Contact Person: Mary Stanton Tel: (028) 90 322289 Email: mary@ashtoncentre.com

VTCT Level 3 Accredited 1 evening per week for 32 weeks  (includes weekends)


Reflexology

Eligibility Criteria: Any one affected by the conflict

Contact Person: Mary Stanton Tel: (028) 90 322289 Email: mary@ashtoncentre.com

VTCT Level 3 Diploma 1 evening per week for  35 weeks (includes weekends)


Thermal Auricular Therapy

Eligibility Criteria: Any one affected by the conflict

Contact Person: Mary Stanton Tel: (028) 90 322289 Email: mary@ashtoncentre.com

VTCT level 2 Accredited  4 Full days


 

New Lodge Arts Training & Development Courses
Training & Development Courses

To be confirmed…

New Lodge Youth Centre Courses
Personal and Social Development Programmes
New Lodge Youth Centre delivers a wide range of accredited and non-accredited personal and social development opportunities for young people including programmes that focus on alcohol and substance abuse, peer mentoring, drug awareness, disability awareness, citizenship, independent travel, sexual health, cultural awareness and diversity, cookery, independent living and active community participation.

Young people must be registered members of the youth centre.  The youth centre is open to new members’ registrations.

Contact: Mary Madine (028) 028 9075 1358 Email: mary.madine@ashtoncentre.com

Accredited and Non Accredited Training