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Thursday, August 31st, 2017

ReCOM Tablet Classes


This course offers an introduction to using your own Tablet and getting online. Along with setting up and personalising your Tablet, this course will give you the knowledge and practice to use your Tablet confidently and independently.

What you will learn?

By the end of the course you should be able to:

Navigate around your tablet
Use the internet

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Thursday, August 31st, 2017

ReCOM Computer Course

This course is intended to develop and improve your computer skills whatever your starting level may be. By the end of the course you will have confidence in using a computer as well as learning new skills. You will also be introduced to the health and safety issues surrounding the safe working environment, including online security. This course

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Thursday, August 10th, 2017

SWICDA Training Programme – for people working in care-related organisations

SWICDA has released its training programme for Autumn 2017

Course titles include:

Food Safety Level 2
Effective Person-Centred Communication
Level 2 Emergency First Aid at Work PLUS
Person-Centred Dementia Care
Stroke Awareness
Managing People
Fire Safety includes Fire Marshall

SWICDA training programme – Sept-Dec 2017

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Thursday, May 11th, 2017

ReCOM 1-to-1 IT workshops

ReCOM save time and money workshop flyer

Learn how to search the internet
Find savings and shop cheaper!
Master online forms
Get to grips with using email

Why not join one of ReCOM’s FREE 1-to-1 Workshops on:

Tuesday mornings 10am-Noon
Wednesday afternoons 1-3pm

at Citizens Advice, Bosworth Drive, Chelmsley Wood?

They can help you find your way through:

Using email
Completing on-line forms
Using a spreadsheet to manage your budget
Reducing your

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Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Wanted: people who use care services to become peer leaders

This NHS scheme is looking for people who use care services to join a peer leadership group to be part of shaping the future of services.

There is training for people who join the scheme and expenses are covered.

People are eligible to apply if they are an individual or family carer who has:

a personal health budget; or

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Thursday, July 14th, 2016

Video on starting a user led organisation

A training video on starting up a user led organisation (ULO) has been created by Spectrum, itself a ULO run and controlled by disabled people.

The video is based on the real life experiences of groups who have gone through the setting up and early development process. Supplementary learning notes and a funding guide will be available shortly.


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