Niagara Peninsula Homes

Site: Niagara Peninsula Homes

Service: Niagara Women's Enterprise Centre

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-788-0166 ext 225
Toll Free Phone 1-800-565-1274
Fax 905-788-9105
Website www.nwec.ca
Primary Contact Brenda Martin, Program Manager; Phone: 905-658-0318
Alternate Contact Bonnie Gale, Program Coordinator; Phone: 905-329-8027; Email: bonniegale@nphcr.ca
Primary Executive Betty Ann Baker, Executive Director
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community Welland
Address & Map
41 Victoria St
Welland, ON L3B 4L7
 
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Intersection Victoria St and Garner St
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) A charitable agency, owned and operated by Niagara Peninsula Homes, that provides the following training to women: 
 
Professional Hospitality Food & Beverage Service Certificate Program (8 weeks): Trains women to gain the practical knowledge and certification necessary to gain employment as a Server in the Niagara Hospitality sector. Includes Smart Serve, WHMIS, Customer Service Excellence, Niagara Tourism, First Aid & CPR,Safe Food Handling and Violence & Harassment in the Workplace Section 132 Certificates. 
 
Professional Hospitality Retail and Customer Service Professional Certificate Program (8 weeks): Trains women interested in gaining or enhancing skills required to gain employment in retail stores and other customer service roles. Includes Safe Food Handling, WHMIS, Customer Service Excellence, Niagara Tourism, Cash Handling & Cash Register Basics and Violence & Harassment in the Workplace Section 132 Certificates 
 
Introduction to Office Administration Certificate Program (11 weeks): Training includes time management and organization, keyboarding, processing mail, office politics, resume writing and interview techniques. Certifications include Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Customer Service Excellence, Niagara Tourism, WHMIS and Violence & Harassment in the Workplace Section 132  
 
Supporting Heroic Expeditions (S.H.E.) Program: Professional and Leadership Development training and support. 
 
Customer Service & Cash Register Basics Program (3 days)  
 
Safe Food Handling (1.5 days): This training is delivered throughout the region at various times of the year. 
 
Introduction to the Construction Trades Certificate Program (10 weeks): Trains both men and women interested in the construction trades. Certifications include Workplace Health & Safety, Violence & Harassment in the Workplace Section 132, WHMIS, First Aid & C.P.R. and Fall Arrest. 
 
All of Niagara Women's Enterprise Centre's Certificate Programs provide personalized co-operative learning experiences with local employers and/or community agencies.Training is offered throughout the Niagara Region.
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Eligibility Unemployed or underemployed women 19 years and older.
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees Programs are free for eligible students
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking - Usable; Entrance - Usable; Washroom - Usable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal - Community Services Department ; Provincial - Ontario Women's Directorate; Ontario Trillium Foundation; Employment Ontario- Job Creation Partnership ; United Way - St Catharines
Service Categories Business Assistance Services ~ Women
Resources Please visit our website at www.nwec.ca

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