|Welcome to our new website.|
|We have changed our name. But not who we are.|
Trade and Commerce has been delivering foundation education programmes throughout New Zealand for over 30 years. In this time we have helped thousands of people achieve their educational and employment goals. And we are going to continue to do this. Our new brand 'Achievement NZ’ reflects our purpose and the outcome of the experiences our learners have with us. We are excited about the future, for the future of our learners and for the future of our communities.
At Achievement NZ our aim is to help our learners achieve qualifications which result in sustainable employment and lead to higher education opportunities.
We offer Level 1 to Level 3 programmes that help learners gain momentum in their pursuit for educational success. Our programmes focus on hospitality, service industries, IT & Computing, sport and fitness, introduction to automotive skills, future study and career preparation as well as leading to NCEA Level 1-3.
Our strengths-based engagement practices maximize learner achievement. Our qualifications are NZQA approved and valued by employers and higher education providers.
We are excited to announce our new Level 3 course - Virtual Vocations. This 39 week course helps you to determine and prepare for your chosen career pathway with practical projects and real world experiences in the workplace.
Virtual Vocations will give you the best possible preparation before you start your new job or higher education course of study.
During the course you will achieve two qualifications; NZ Certificate in Business (Introduction to Team Leadership) (Level 3) and NZ Certificate in study and Career Preparation (Level 3). We are taking enrolment now so if you would like to register your interest for this course.click here
Technology is playing an increasing role in every job and is constantly changing the workplace.
Our Career Options programme in Hawke’s Bay enables students to use technology to explore a wide range of career pathways as well as focusing on technology-specific careers such as software development.
“Our programme can introduce students to basic drone technology and through the use of drones and robotics see if there is a bigger interest in pursuing further information technology related education or employment” explains Reuben Waihi, our awesome Career Options Programme Manager.
Achievement NZ’s full time Career Options programme leads to the NZ Certificate in Computing (Level 2), the NZ Certificate in Foundation Skills (Level 2) and NCEA Level 2 can also be awarded.(click here to read more)
Enrolling now – get on board!
Our Pathways programmes are now underway in Hawke’s Bay and Masterton.
Pathways is a great way to get ready for future study or work with a focus on improving literacy and numeracy skills to meet the demands of everyday life, work study and future aspirations.
Course hours are 5 – 20 hours per week with up to 300 hours of support available.
If you are interested call us now on 0800 905 509 or register your interest on the website.
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