CERES Group Co-operative officially opened in December 2012 and commenced trading 1st February 2013. Set up by its founder member North West Lifelong Learning Ltd, it has been sponsored and mentored by the Co-operative UK movement.
Our vision of Co-operation, Enterprise, Resources, Education & Services means that we offer a wide range of facilities, both intellectual and physical to our customers, ranging from locally here in the North West coast of Northern Ireland to as far afield as Melbourne, Australia.
Our qualifications team combined have over 50 years’ experience in education, training and continued personal development opportunities, for both individuals and companies alike. Ceres holds certified accreditations from some of the world’s leading awarding bodies including OCN (NI), LANTRA, Pearson/EDI, RSA/OCR, British Computer Society, ICQ, CEA & Highfield ABC.
We believe in a managed, flexible, fun approach to education. Being 100% independent gives us the flexibility we need in meeting your needs, with a person-centred approach to learning & assessment using a wide range of methodologies from long-term traditional to new multi-media using mobile phone technology & Apps. We wholeheartedly welcome and embrace diversity in Ceres House.
Our unique location is on the A2 in Ballykelly, approximately 5 miles from the Market Town of Limavady, only17 miles from the 2013 UK City of Culture, Derry/Londonderry. It makes our Social Enterprise facilities ideally situated for any new or existing entrepreneur who may require a long or short term virtual, or physical address, to meet their business need.