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Looking to upskill? Shekinah have some great courses to kick start the new year!

Shekinah provides opportunities for people who are experiencing all forms of homelessness and other challenges they may be currently facing. A team of both staff and volunteers ensure that people are given a variety of opportunities to help them progress. Over the past 30 years they have developed a comprehensive range of services. From support with health, housing, education and employment, Shekinah can offer support and advice.

Here is the updated list of courses that are currently running in the new year. Courses start week commencing 09 January 2023.


Personal development programme for those wanting to look at their self-belief, confidence, mental wellbeing, as well as explore the roots of behaviours. A chance to begin resolving past issues and make plans for the future in a safe and informal environment.

Monday’s 09.30-2.30pm FREE certificated course


An opportunity to look at the way you handle stress and anger, explore your relationships and understand anxiety and depression. A chance to improve your daily resilience through increasing your self-awareness.

Tuesday’s 09.30-2pm FREE certificated course

CSCS – Health & Safety Awareness in a Construction Environment

Every person wishing to work on a construction site needs to have their site-safety CSCS card. This now comes in two parts; an online test at Pearson Professional Centre, Princess Court in Plymouth, and the Health & Safety Awareness Module. Shekinah are offering the module as well as preparation towards the on-line test. Please discuss fee with Shekinah staff.

Courses will be for three days 09.30-4pm. Dates to be confirmed with Shekinah

Mentoring & Coaching OCN London Level 1 & 2 Mentoring

Ideal for anyone wanting to move into working with people. Explore more about the way you tick, professional boundaries, limitations, responsibilities, solution focused and motivational coaching. Ideal for anybody looking to work with people.

FREE course. OCN London L1 and L2 accredited qualifications.

Wednesdays / Thursdays for six weeks. Courses throughout the year.

Re:Skill - English and Maths

Do you struggle with your reading, writing and arithmetic? Want some help to know where to start your learning? This course is designed to help you work flexibly, to improve your skills that will help in all aspects of your life.

FREE course. Initial sessions on Fridays for 2 weeks and then flexible learning.

Re:Compute - IT Essential Digital Skills course

Don’t feel ‘left behind’! Get to know the basics or improve your skills using mobile phones and computers; come along!

FREE course. OCN London E3/L1 Award in Essential Digital Skills.

Thursdays 1.15-4pm


Get yourself focussed and ready for work. This course is perfect for developing your skills for employment or volunteering.

FREE course. OCN London Entry 3.

Hearing Voices

Discuss your experiences with a group of like minded individuals. Share coping techniques and reduce stress.

2nd Wednesday of the month. 1.30-4pm

FREE workshop.

What are you waiting for? New year, new you! These courses are delivered in a welcoming and supportive environment. For further information, or to book yourself a course, please call 01752 203480, or email

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