Workforce Development Programme Starts January 27
Registration is now on for the workforce development courses of the University of the West Indies Open Campus.
The courses which start on January 27, include Advanced Supervisory Management; Event Planning; Public Speaking; Finance for Non-Finance Managers; Introductory & Advanced QuickBooks; Mastering English Communication Skills; Protocol, Social & Business Etiquette; and Supervisory Management.
For a full list of courses and schedules, interested persons may contact 430-1133/1140 or visit www.open.uwi.edu/barbados.
The deadline for registration is January 22.
Town Hall Meeting on HPV Vaccine At Alexandra School
The Ministry of Health has informed members of the public that there will be another town hall meeting to discuss the Human Papillomavirus vaccine on Wednesday, January 15 at the Alexandra School, Queen???s Street, Speightstown, St. Peter, from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m.
The first meeting was held in December last year at the St. Michael School. The vaccine, which prevents cervical cancer, will be introduced this month to 11 and 12 year-old school girls ??? with the consent of parents.
Parents and guardians are urged to attend to have any queries regarding the vaccine addressed.