watch A training grants policy has now been agreed by the board, with a total budget of £10,000 – £5000 for individual applications, and £5000 that can be applied for by businesses who have to provide training to meet regulations (both types are up to a maximum of 50% of course fees, and £500 per person […]
http://nonprofitchurchconsulting.com/tag/utah-church-growth/ The Sustainable Rural Development course is proving very useful to CDO, Corinne, and she has passed another two modules in this course. The next level of study is going to include in-depth research on any aspect of sustainable development, so its a chance to investigate something of direct benefit to Westray.
get link As part of her study (UHI Sustainable Rural Development), Corinne Curtis, Community Development Officer for Westray, visited Tiree and spent some time with Tiree Community Development Trust, and other organisations, investigating how they worked to achieve their community goals, and how their community development officers assisted in that. It was a very interesting visit and […]
Janette Mackie, the Get IT together coordinator for Orkney (a citizensonline project) is keen to involve Westray folk in a very informal learning to help people get the most out of the internet. A number of opportunities have been planned for people to talk to her, and pick up new skills. Kalisgarth residents had the […]
A Westray Outreach Centre was established in Autumn 1998, with a local learning sub group meeting regularly from November 1999 and working towards establishing a dedicated space for the Outreach Centre. Acute pressure of use on the school and community premises was requiring a constant juggling of resources and it was recognised that the facilities […]