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courses & Activities for 2017

Certificate & Diploma Courses Get accredited training on your doorstep with: • Cert. IV in Education Support • Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care Call 5261 2583 to enrol.

Introduction to Tablets This new course with tutor Jonathan Harris is designed to help you understand your tablet environment, show you how to use the standard apps/features and how to install other apps. The course is aimed at Samsung devices but is equally applicable to any android based device). Cost: $105 When: Tuesdays 9th May 1pm-3pm for 5 weeks Contact: 5261 2583

Parent Effectiveness Training Parent Effectiveness Training (P.E.T); an evidence based program designed to help parents use proven communicate skills with children of all ages to avoid conflict and stress and strengthen their relationships. Facilitated by Regina Sawyer a qualified Psychologist you will learn: • How to talk to your children so that they will listen to you. • How to listen to your children so they feel genuinely understood. • How to resolve conflicts and problems in your family so that no one loses and problems stay solved. • A method for troubleshooting family problems and knowing which skills to use to solve them. How you and your family will benefit: • Your children will feel free to discuss their problems and concerns with you instead of withdrawing. • They will learn self-discipline, self-control and an inner sense of personal responsibility. • You will learn how to work with each other instead of against each other. • You’ll experience fewer angry outbursts and more problem-solving. • Everyone can participate in rule-setting so all will feel motivated to comply with the rules. • Fewer power struggles–less tension, less resentment, more fun, more peace, more love. Participants will receive the P.E.T. book, the P.E.T. workbook, a Certificate upon completion, and a copy of Dr Gordon’s Credo. Medicare rebates are available with a GP referral. 24 professional development hours available for child-carers, teachers and allied health professionals.To find out more contact Regina Sawyer on 0402 260 757.


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Rice Paper Rolls, Wontons and Dumplings Oh My! Due to popular demand Julie will be running another Rice Paper Rolls class. Last term this class was so popular that we added a 2nd class and both sold out so be sure to book your spot early. The new Wonton/Dumplings class is also sure to be a crowd-pleaser. Cost : $15, all ingredients included. When: Rice Paper Rolls - Monday 8th May, 1.30pm-3.30pm Wontons/Dumplings - Monday 19th June 1.30pm-3.30pm Contact: 5261 2583

Finger Puppets Have fun knitting finger puppets—basic knitting skills required (purl, plain). Cost: $5, all materials provided. When: Wednesday 10th May 10.30am-12pm Contact: 5261 2583

Oh My Google! A 5 week course introducing Android, Apple and computer users to the full suite of Google applications including Google Photos, Calendar, Slides, Docs, Sheets and Gmail. Cost : $105 When: Thursdays 10am-12pm from June 1st Contact: 5261 2583

Small Business Smart Business Workshops Les Watson from Small Business Smart Business Workshops is back again in Term 2 with a great array of low cost professional workshops and seminars on offer for local businesses and organisations; April 26 (11am-1pm) Facebook Advertising (Mel Stewart) May 17 (10.30am-12.30pm) Business Planning (Peter Rankin) June 7 (10.30am-12.30pm) Increasing Sales (Marcus Savidis) June 28 (6pm-8pm) Mobile Photography for Small Business (Mike James) Cost: $20 Enrolment essential tel 03 5222 2234

Springboard term 2 2017  

In this issue you can find out what's going on around the house, get some advice on estate planning and returning to work, try a quinoa lent...