House of Commons IAB Top Centre Award goes to Westminster Adult Education Service

At the House of Commons, Westminster, 25 November 2009, the International Association of Book-Keepers (IAB) announced the winners of its latest Top Centre Awards, which recognise the top IAB centres. Westminster Adult Education Service (WAES) was awarded the top centre prize for Level 1 Certificate in Computerised Book-keeping. The Awards acknowledge ... Read More...

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...

WAES GOES HOLLYWOOD

Students from Westminster Adult Education Service’s (WAES) Special Effects make-up courses gained some real-life work experience after joining the Hollywood film set of screenwriter-director Neil Marshall's "Doomsday”. The futuristic action thriller, said to be a blend of Escape From New York and Mad Max, required more than 150 extras to ... 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. While working ... Read More...

LORD MAYOR RECOGNISES WAES STUDENT ACHIEVEMENTS

Westminster City Council’s Lord Mayor, Councillor Carolyn Keen, has praised students of Westminster Adult Education Services’ (WAES) for their remarkable achievements in learning at an awards ceremony at Council House on Monday, 21 May 2007. The awards were presented to the students as part of the annual Adult Learners’ Week celebration ... Read More...