Monthly Archives: April 2014

English students excel

Congratulations go to Sandeep, Ellie, Zoe Sylvan and Laura for achieving 100% attendance on their Working Creatively with Words course this term.  They are pictured above with fellow students: back row, left to right, Shabbir, Mark, Gavin, Sandeep; front row … Continue reading

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Your First Computer Qualification

Students celebrate success at the end of term having gained 100% attendance certificates. Tutor, John Blount, confirms, ‘For people who are new to computing and haven’t worked towards a qualification for a long time, this gentle introduction is just fine … Continue reading

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Digital skills course is a winner

Students on the Digital Skills course proudly display their certificates for achieving 100% attendance. ‘Students work through seven units in order to gain a pass certificate in Digital Skills. All students completed three or more units this term and three … Continue reading

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Qualifications can help get promotion

WEA 101 Branch student, Tony, shares his own story of how getting a qualification really can help to work towards  promotion at work. Tony explains, ‘I work for a local authority, in an administration role. There is a grading structure in my … Continue reading

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IT students love their course!

The ITforMe group meets weekly and this year they have been inspired by their new tutor’s approach to their course. Nusrat Hathiari took over the group last autumn.  Immediately she encouraged the students to work towards recognised IT qualifications.  Their feedback … Continue reading

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Summer newsletter

We still have vacancies on some of our summer courses.  Click to see what’s still available Newsletter – summer courses 2014 Don’t leave it too late to enrol.  Call 0116 255 6614 or email 101leicester@wea.org.uk or Contact us.

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Counselling course leads to a new career

The spring, 8 week Introduction to counselling skills course has proved a hit with the whole group, confirms Linda Williams, WEA tutor at the 101 Branch. Linda explains, ‘Julie Kerrigan has also used the WEA course as a springboard to … Continue reading

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