Niagara Womens Enterprise Centre
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Our Programs

Niagara Women's Enterprise has developed a number of certificate programs designed to assist women in gaining the skills and confidence needed to secure and maintain employment, pursue self employment options or further academic training.

Currently we are offering the following programs completely ONLINE & FREE for eligible participants:

Wintering the PandemicWintering the Pandemic

October 26th to January 31st, 2021

This new & innovative program offered by Niagara Women's Enterprise Centre is entirely self-guided with new lectures, workshops, inspiration and meditations to support the transition through the winter months in our new COVID-19 world. This course is offered online and is free for everyone. Learn More

Code Pink

November 10th to December 1st, 2020

Code Pink offers women the opportunity to enhance their skills in the exciting field of computer coding!  We offer training in HTML, CSS &  Java Script.   We also offer skills in web content management and blogging!  No previous experience required!  Learn More

Person working on a computerComputer Technology Career Launch 

March 23rd to May 13th, 2021

This live-online 8-week training and professional development program delivers an introduction to leading edge careers in technology. Gain certification in MS Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint), and gain proficiency in digital and technical literacy while exploring your career options. Placement and Employment opportunities are available. Learn More

Woman working on a laptop at the beachVirtual Assistant Certificate Program 

November 9th to December 16th, 2020 
January 2021

Virtual Assistants provide professional administrative, technical or creative assistance from a remote location such as a home office.  Do you have some great skills and just need to know how to develop your "brand"?   With our Virtual Assistant Certificate, you will learn the basics of running your own virtual assistant business. 

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Crocheted mittens and scarvesE-Commerce and Shopify Certificate

January 2021

Are you an artist or crafter interested in selling your products online?  Do you enjoy being your own boss? Do you enjoy having a flexible schedule? Then our E-Commerce and Shopify Certificate Program may be the right fit for you! 

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An old woman talking to a Dietary Server with food in front of themDietary Server Training Program

January 18th to February 5th, 2021
February 22nd to March 12th, 2021

NWEC's Dietary Server Program offers women employment skills to meet the needs of Niagara’s booming long-term care & retirement living industries. Become a valuable part of the team of essential workers! Our program provides valuable certifications and job placement potential. Learn More

Tax DocumentsTax Specialist Training Program

October to December 2021

Are you a woman interested in working as a Tax Specialist? NWEC offers an Income Tax Professional program in partnership with Liberty Tax Service. 

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Women standing beside each other smilingWomxn's Empowerment Series

January 2021 to March 2021

7-Weeks (part-time) 

Students of the Womxn’s Empowerment Series will gain an understanding of modern issues that womxn within the Niagara community and around the world face. Topics of discussion will vary each week.  Learn More

women standing facing away from the camera with arms on each other's backsViolence Against Women Support


Safety Planning, Prevention Information, Support, Referral, and Coaching Services available  Learn More