Black History Month 2009

With the onset of Black History Month many leading inspirational black figures such as; Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, Harriet Tubman, (to name a few) and at present times Barack Obama have prominent places in our minds. To commemorate, each week we’ll be taking a look at the achievements of our ... Read More...

WAES celebrates publication of Good Ofsted Inspection Report

Westminster Adult Education Service (WAES) is celebrating the publication of its Ofsted inspection report after being awarded a Good: Grade 2 overall. During the week commencing 11 May 2009, the service was inspected by Ofsted, the government department responsible for setting and monitoring standards in education. The purpose of the ... Read More...

Westminster Adult Education Service celebrating success

Egle kirlyte, originally from Lithuania, moved to London four years ago and is currently studying on the Graphic Design BTEC Level 2 course at Westminster Adult Education Service (WAES) in hope that it will lead her into her dream job as a Graphic Designer. Previously, Egle studied the Introduction to ... Read More...

Get in the picture – learn a new skill.

Adult education is fast becoming the turning point for many people seeking to retain or learn new skills. With growing numbers entering adult education Westminster Adult Education (WAES) is responding to that growth. WAES is one of the largest providers of adult education in the country, offering over 1,000 courses ... Read More...

WAES HELPS LAUNCH NEW PARTNERSHIP FOR ‘GET ON’ CAMPAIGN

Westminster Adult Education Service (WAES) helped Skills Minister Phil Hope MP launch a partnership with the National Market Traders Federation (NMTF) and the Department for Education and Skills’ Get On campaign at Church St Markets on Tuesday, 14 November 2006. Market traders up and down the country have joined in the ... Read More...

WAES Tutor Breaks Weightlifting Record

Denise Ramsay-Overall, a fitness tutor at Westminster Adult Education Service (WAES), broke the British Snatch Weightlifting record at the GL Senior Weightlifting Championship held at Crystal Palace on Saturday 27 October 2007. Denise set the new snatch record, unbroken since 2000, by lifting 86kgs in the 75kgs body weight category. ... Read More...

TRAININGLONDON WEBSITE LAUNCHED AT CITY HALL

Westminster Adult Education Service (WAES) in partnership with the 15 adult learning providers from across London launched the TrainingLondon website at London’s Living Room, City Hall last week. The TrainingLondon website www.traininglondon.net has been created to provide a central portal for employers to seek local training opportunities for their staff ... Read More...

Lord Mayor Launches Learning in London

The Lord Mayor of Westminster, Councillor Louise Hyams, will open the first annual Adult Learning Fair, Learning in London, on Thursday 10th of July 2008 at The Friendship Centre in Bloomsbury Central Baptist Church. Learning in London is a free event organised by several London colleges, including Westminster Adult ... Read More...