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Winners of the Victorian Learn Local Collaboration Award

Manningham Learns – A Strategic Alliance Pines Learning is thrilled to be part of Manningham Learns – a success story about five neighbourhood houses in Manningham; Warrandyte, Park Orchards, Wonga Park, Pines Learning and Living, and Learning @ Ajani. A strategic collaboration to create better outcomes for operations and clients. Via government funding, we employed […]

Manningham Learns

Manningham Learns, a strategic alliance of all the neighbourhood houses in Manningham, was officially launched on October 18 2017.  The managers of each participating organisation are pictured here celebrating the culmination of an 18-month project while simultaneously looking forward to exciting opportunities ahead. The promise Manningham Learns makes to the community is -we will learn […]

Pines Learning Goes Global!

On Valentine’s day Pines Learning welcomed a delegation of Argentinian congressmen, politicians and other diplomats to the Centre. Discussions ensued on how Pines Learning services the needs of the local community as a not-for-profit provider. The delegates were interested in the outcomes of the participants, how they were measured, the various regulatory and funding obligations […]

What will your New Year’s Resolution be?

As reported in Wikipedia: Babylonians made promises to their gods at the start of each year that they would return borrowed objects and pay their debts. The Romans began each year by making promises to the god Janus, for whom the month of January is named. In the Medieval era, the knights took the “peacock […]

Essential Skills for Work

Become job ready by completing our  Term 4, three day a week course. Designed for people wishing  to work in  business administration, content in includes MS Office, resume writing and interview skills, business administration skills, social media plus much more. Pre-requisite: basic computer skills and English to get by in everyday life.  $434 Funded, $307 […]

Learn Local Legends

Pines Learning was awarded the 2015 Victorian Learn Local Legend award for the Eastern region. This award is special as we were acknowledged as the best Learn Local organisation in the East as nominated by the Eastern Regional Council of ACFE (Adult Community and Further Education) for “having provided an exceptional contribution this past year […]

Why you should start learning a new language

Thinking of learning a language?  There is never a better time to start than now! Being able to speak another language has strong advantages if you are pursuing an international business career.  With growing relations with global economies, particularly in Australia, having a strong understanding of another language can give you huge employment advantages! If […]

Zumba for everyone!

Why you should try Zumba Bored of the mundane workouts?  Do you want to work out and have fun at the same time? Come and try one of our free sessions of ZUMBA.  See upcoming courses HERE. Zumba, the dance craze that has taken the world by storm, is a fun for all fitness dance style. […]