Tag Archive: Kensington PCYC

Training opportunities expand at Kensington PCYC

August 11, 2019 12:13 pm

Kensington PCYC has expanded its training opportunities for young people, youth at risk and young offenders through the introduction of the Certificate II Automotive Vocational Preparation course. Identifying the need to provide follow-on training from the first course, (Certificate I Leadership and Certificate I Automotive Vocational Preparation), Kensington is the… Continue Reading

Gymnasts off to Singapore

July 10, 2019 9:53 am

After months of training, 41 gymnasts from our Subiaco, Kensington and Fremantle Centres have been selected as part of the WA PCYC Gymnastics team travelling to Singapore in November 2019 to compete in the Prime Gymnastics International Invitational. We’re proud of our long-standing reputation for developing elite Gymnasts. Our gymnasts… Continue Reading

More job prospects for Kensington graduates

June 27, 2019 8:38 am

Congratulations to 14 students who have graduated from the Kensington PCYC Certificate I Automotive course. The course is the perfect introduction for young people considering a career in the automotive industry. Across seven weeks, students learn about stripping and rebuilding engines, car servicing, welding and soldering and much more. They… Continue Reading

Kensington PCYC Road Safety Awareness Week

December 20, 2018 10:58 am

Kensington PCYC hosted the final Driver Education session on Friday 14 December 2018 delivered fortnightly by our Centre based Youth Crime Intervention Officers. The one day educational theory session enables successful participants to obtain their Learners Permit. The sessions are free and extremely popular with most sessions running wait lists… Continue Reading

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Learning to Drive at Kensington PCYC

December 3, 2018 8:44 am

Kensington PCYC has finalised a Community Crime Prevention Funding Grant, celebrating success with their first successful participant passing her driving test. The grant delivered two parts for the participants – the theory program for Learners Permits, paid for by the funding and 50 hours supervised driving plus payment of their… Continue Reading

Kensington PCYC & City of South Perth Chill Out Zone Event

December 1, 2018 12:34 pm

Kensington PCYC held a Community Event on Saturday 23 November to showcase the programs and work alongside with the City of South Perth to get the community together to bring awareness of each agency, and the value of the programs that we offer to the community. The event was funded… Continue Reading

Kensington PCYC Furry Friends and Community Day

November 27, 2018 1:44 pm

Kensington PCYC held a Community Event on Saturday 10 November to showcase the programs and the Centre to the local community. The day kicked off with a Furry Friends obedience class with Kylie from Unleashed Active, followed by a 3 kilometre walk/run. There were also many stallholders selling doggy treats,… Continue Reading

Accredited training wraps up at Perth metro centres

September 29, 2018 9:07 am

The Goals 4 Life behavioural change program, that provides a grounding for young people to develop skills to assist their personal growth within the community, recently wrapped up a number of courses: Certificate I in Automotive in Vocational Preparation Delivered at Kensington PCYC and Midland PCYC from July through September,… Continue Reading

Healthy Food and Fun at Kensington PCYC

August 21, 2018 12:52 pm

Youth at Kensington PCYC are embracing healthy eating thanks to a fun and interactive educational health and nutrition session run at the centre in collaboration with the Town of Victoria Park. The workshop took place on Friday 10 August during the Kensington PCYC Safe Space program attracting 26 young people,… Continue Reading

Kensington PCYC – Celebrating NAIDOC in a meaningful way

July 18, 2018 8:38 am

WA PCYC is synonymous with the delivery of programs, recreational and diversionary, for youth of all ages and backgrounds with the support of WA Police. In its 78th year, WA PCYC focusses on the needs of the community. The state’s size and remoteness mean many of those communities are indigenous,… Continue Reading