Spring Courses 2012

Spring Courses 2012

It’s a new year so its time for some new courses.

We have some brand new courses on offer to help upgrade skills and abilties, such as:

  • Business Admin
  • Customer Services
  • ITQ
  • CSCS Training

And also Numeracy and Literacy.

Also starting this week, DIY starts Wednesday 29th, 6.30pm – 8.30pm and Plumbing starts Thursday Thursday 1st March , 6.30pm – 8.30pm

For more information about these courses, please click here, or contact us via our details here

Another New Year



Happy New Year – 2012

At last 2011 is going to end, now it’s the time to welcome 2012 in a stylish, beautiful and in a different way that you probably not think about. 

Why not try something new this year and have a look at some of our courses running, such as:

  • Plumbing
  • DIY
  • IT
  • Numeracy
  • Literacy

Hope to see you soon. And welcome to 2012

Mrs Pauline Hope – UK Online Centre Supervisor



Hours for W/C December 12th 2011

Online Centre Opening Hours 

Week Commencing December 12th 2011

Monday        1.00pm – 8.00pm

Tuesday         Closed

Wednesday    1.00pm – 8.00pm

Thursday        9.00pm – 4.00pm

Friday             9.00pm – 4.00pm


The centre will be closed for 2 weeks starting from Monday 19th December returning Jan 3rd 2012

New courses will be announced in January 2012 – so watch this space.

The staff at the UK Online centre wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

New Courses – September 2011

September 2011

Feel free to have a look at all our available Courses that we have on offer this term.

From Basic ICT to Bricklaying, we have a range of courses to suit all

So pass the word onto your friends, family work colleagues and come along to upgrade skills and abilities or even learn something new.


Free bookable Advice and Guidance sessions available.

For more information contact Mrs Pauline Hope on 01913739073 or

e-mail pauline.hope@thedurhamfederation.co.uk

Centre opening time are Monday to Thursday 1.00pm – 9.00pm & Friday 1.00pm – 4.00pm

COMING SOON – September 2011 Courses


September 2011

Some course may be accredited

CSCS            3.30-5.30 ongoing

Plastering    Tuesday 6.00-8.00pm

Bricklaying    (basic) Wednesday 6.00-8.00pm

First Step (beginners ICT)  Tuesday 1.00-3.00 & 6.00-8.00pm

Word Processing   L1  Wednesday 1.00-3.00 & 6.00-8.00pm

ICT-Home office   (Basic)   Friday 1.00-3.00

Employability    Thursday ongoing

Plumbing  Thursday   6.30-8.30pm

Sign Language (family)      Wednesday 6.30-8.30pm

DIY   Monday 6.30-8.30pm

FREE Computer taster session Go-ON campaign

Following course to be arranged

First Aid  L2

Food Hygiene L2

Health and safety L2

Painting & decorating

Customer Service

Business Administration. Progression Apprenticeship

Confidence building

Petals, Ketals, (Teaching Assistants)

Free bookable Advice and Guidance sessions available.

For more information contact Mrs Pauline Hope on 01913739073

e-mail deernessvalleyukonline@yahoo.co.uk

Centre opening time are Monday to Thursday 1.00pm – 9.00pm & Friday 1.00pm – 4.00pm

Spring Online Event – 16th to 20th May

Spring Online with Silver Surfers’ Day

(16 – 20 May)

Silver Surfers’ Day – now in its tenth year – takes place on Friday 20th May as a celebratory finale to Spring Online Activities. The campaign is designed to give older people a taste of computers and the internet by supporting local organisations to run free digital taster sessions during Spring Online Week. This year Silver Surfers’ Day will also complement Digital Day, part of Adult Learners’ Week.

Contact Pauline Hope at
Deerness Valley UK Online Centre on 0191 3736437


Call 0800 822 3951 for more information or email springonline@digitalunite.net


April 2011 Courses

April 2011 Courses

Got some spare time on your hands?

Want to learn something new or upgrade old skills?

Then why don’t you take a look at our new non-accredited Adult Courses available in April 2011. Courses include:

  • D.I.Y Skills
  • Internet and Email
  • Plastering
  • Employability Skills

…and much more

Also available will be some Level 2 Qualifications. We are running:

  • Health and Safety
  • First Aid
  • Food Hygiene


Surestart Courses

Are you interested in any of the following courses:

  • Introduction to Making and Using Story Sacks
  • Understanding the Importance of Play
  • Understanding Play and Child Development

Ushaw Moor Sure Start Children’s Centre in partnership with the Deerness Valley UK Online Centre will be running these courses if demand is sufficient.

Together we can help you find a childcare, early years or play related course in the area

For more information contact Barry on 0300 0269839 or Pauline on 0191 379073

New Courses

March and April Courses

During February and March 2011, we will be holding free evening courses from 6:00pm – 7:30pm. Come along to the centre and learn:

  • To E-mail with confidence
  • How to use the Keyboard and Mouse with confidence
  • How to use the Internet safely
  • Employability Skills – Create CV and Search and apply on-line for jobs

Also, we are holding Level 2 Qualifications in March and April 2011 fro 5:45pm – 8:45pm. We are running:

  • Health and Safety – 15th and 22nd March
  • First Aid – 30th and 31st March
  • Food Hygiene – 5th and 6th April

Prices are £45.00 per person, but places are limited so call quick to keep yours.

New Update

FREE Courses
Evening Classes Monday to Thursday Time 6.00-7.30
February and March 2011
Learning to E-mail with Confidence
Learn how to Use the keyboard and Mouse with Confidence
Learn how to use the Internet Safely
Employability Skill –Create CV
Learn how to Search and Apply for Jobs online.

Gain a full Level 2 Qualification —– Course £45.00
Other Evening Course 2 Nights Course 5.45-8.45
Food Hygiene ————– April 5th -6th
Health & Safety ————March 15th-22
First Aid ———————– March 30th -31st