Belfast Resource Centre

The Belfast Unemployed Resource Centre (BURC) was set up in September 1984 and the premises were opened in 1985. It started as an advice centre and have evolved over the years.

About us

About us and our training programmes

The Northern Ireland Trade Union Education & Social Centre (NITU) is a charitable organisation operating as Belfast Unemployed Resource Centre (BURC) whose aims and objectives are to provide support, education/ training and facilities to the unemployed and other groups suffering from social and economic disadvantage.

NITU/BURC aims to be recognised as an innovative provider in effecting change towards a fair and inclusive society.

To promote equality, through supporting the participation and inclusion of all individuals, groups and communities.

The core values of the organisation are to deliver sustainable activities and services, through a flexible creative approach based on partnership, networking, accountability and leadership

Subjects in which we provide training *

Campaigning & Lobbying, Career Information, Communications, Community Development Practice, Effective Meetings, English Language training, European Union, History and Politics, Interview skills, Leadership, Personal development, Project Management, Public Speaking, Teamworking, Training for the Unemployed, Understanding Community Development, Youth & Community

Regions where we provide training


Contact details

Name : Ms Aisling Cartmill
Job title : Co-ordinator
Postal address :
45-47 Donegall Street
Co. Antrim
Northern Ireland

Telephone number : 02890961111
Mobile number : 07803147662
Fax number : 02890961110
Email address : [email protected]

Website :

Training provider added on: 12/10/2010
Profile last updated on: 28/07/2015

* "Subjects in which we provide training": please note that the subjects listed do not reflect the exact training subjects covered by this training provider. Training providers have chosen training subjects on our list of course categories to best match their training offer. You should always check with the training provider which exact courses and training are on offer.