Adult and Community
WestREAP provides a wide range of Adult and Community Education (ACE) programmes to promote employability, raise foundation skills, promote social and cultural inclusion and improve health and wellbeing. If there's something you're interested in that is not listed here, let us know!
Enhance your driving skills. Fully qualified tutor. Only $150. WestREAP, 72 Tudor Street, Hokitika. Classes run as numbers allow so register anytime. Registrations essential (Prior Payment required or ask about payments). Limited spaces. More details on enquiry.
Art4me is a creative space on the West Coast where adults can come and work on their own visual art projects. Sessions in Hokitika, Greymouth Blackball and other venues on the coast. Materials, tutor support and encouragement are supplied. Beginner, experienced or rusty: do you want to try? You’ll fit right in.
Te Reo Māori
Our experienced tutors provide te reo Māori courses, for Beginners through to Advanced, in Greymouth and Hokitika. Click here for current programmes.
We provide a fun kapa haka community group Tuesdays 5.30-7.00 pm at the Grey High School Whare. All ages welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. KOHA entry!
Koru Club / Supported Learners Programme
Our Supported Learner programme for people with a disability provides social interaction and a range of activities including cooking, dancing, art and crafts, life skills and much more.
In collaboration with the Westland Safer Communities Coalition we provide a 2 week (8 hour) Learner Licence programme for Westland residents over the age of 16. $20 covers all fees including test fees for those who have completed this course.
In Greymouth? We now have Learner courses running in your district. If you need your restricted or full licence we can help with those, Contact us for more information.
Indian Cooking with Radha, regular, termly dates tba, 11am - 2pm Saturday at the Baptist Church Greymouth. Only $25
Raranga / Weaving
WestREAP provides raranga/weaving courses to learn how to make beautiful art from harakeke. Register your interest and we will let you know when/where the next course is running.
Significant places of Kāti Waewae
We can provide guided visits to places of significance to Kati (Ngāti) Waewae to learn the stories and history of our local area.
Interested in sewing? if you want to learn this skill or you are interested in joining a more advanced course tell us what you are keen on! We have done Victorian costumes, hats, 1920s repurposing, suggestions welcome!
Come along to one of our mosaics workshops and learn a new skill.
We can provide courses on Word, Excel spreadsheets, Canva, Google Forms, Using Social Media, Web page design. Contact us to find out more.
Stained Glass Workshop
If you are a beginner or have a project on the go you need help with our tutor can teach you the basics of cutting glass and soldering and more.
Register your interest as spaces fill fast. Termly courses are great for those wanting to complete larger projects. To learn more contact us.
Weekend upholstery courses for beginners and improvers in Greymouth and Hokitika with experienced tutor, Steve McDonald. Limited spaces BYO materials. Please register your interest.