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Education, Training, Support Services


First Steps Women's Centre (FSWC) offer courses to women who are unemployed, not working or working 16 hours or less (part-time).

We offer courses in Information Technology (IT) such as

How to use your smartphone,
Microsoft Excel,
Online Book-keeping and Payroll,

Well-being programmes such as
Building Self Confidence,
Pilates and
Living Life to the Full. and

Life Skills Programmes such as ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) and Improve your English.

Courses are two hours long and are held in the morning from 9.45am-11.45am and early afternoons from 12.30pm-2.30pm - just in time to pick the children up from school.

We also provide essential services such as Transport, Childcare and a Benefit Check Service (which is open to Men and Women)

If you need any further information or would like to apply to any of our courses, please email or

apply online here  -