VIRTUAL VOCATIONS
Are you ready to take charge of your future study and employment ambitions? This course is all about you and your aspirations. Focusing on your chosen pathway the course projects are designed to fit around you and what you need to succeed. Virtual Vocations will give you the best possible preparation before you start your new job or higher education course of study.
VIRTUAL VOCATIONS
Course Content
This project based course has a focus on:
  • Communication Skills
  • Leadership skills and team work
  • Problem solving and creative thinking
  • Community support and engagement
  • Planning and organisational skills
  • Job and study preparation
Qualifications
  • New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 3)
  • New Zealand Certificate in Business (Introduction To Team Leadership) (Level 3)
Pathways
  • Employment in your chosen career
  • New Zealand Certificate in Computing (Intermediate User) (Level 3)
  • Higher level study
LOCATIONS OPEN TO
All ages 16+
COURSE HOURS
30 hours per week
DURATION
39 Weeks
COURSE FEES
$3927.00 for 2019
You may be eligible for
"Fees Free" (Government initiative)
to cover these costs.
Check your eligibility here
IT AND COMPUTING
This course will enable you to learn core Information Technology skills while exploring a range of career pathways. The course covers essential Information Technology skills needed in the workforce and is a great launching pad for higher level Information Technology study. Update your Information Technology skills with us!
CAREER OPTIONS (INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY)
Course Content
This course has an IT focus and includes:
  • Desktop publishing
  • Creating presentations
  • Using Microsoft Office
  • IT Security
  • Using IT to explore career pathways
Qualifications
  • New Zealand Certificate in Computing (User Fundamentals) (Level 2)
  • New Zealand Certificate in Foundation Skills (Level 2)
  • National Certificate in Educational Achievement (NCEA) (Level 2)
Pathways
  • Our Virtual Vocations (Level 3) course
LOCATIONS COURSE HOURS
30 hours per week
DURATION
36 Weeks
COURSE COSTS
Free
HOSPITALITY AND SERVICE INDUSTRIES
Hospitality, tourism and retail workers are in big demand. Our hospitality courses will introduce you to a range of employment pathways in the service industry. You’ll learn how to make espresso coffees, learn about food safety, food preparation, personal presentation, customer service and a range of skills to help your future career.
CAREERS IN HOSPITALITY
Course Content
The focus is on service industries and includes:
  • Personal presentation
  • Espresso coffee making
  • Food handling and food safety
  • Food preparation
  • Customer service
  • Team work
Qualifications
  • New Zealand Certificate in Hospitality (Level 2)
  • New Zealand Certificate in Foundation Skills (Level 2)
  • National Certificate in Educational Achievement (NCEA) (Level 2)
Pathways
  • Our Virtual Vocations (Level 3) course
  • NZ Certificate in Food and Beverage(Level 3)
  • Employment in hospitality, cafes, catering, tourism, retail and more
LOCATIONS OPEN TO
All ages 16+
COURSE HOURS
30 hours per week
DURATION
33 Weeks
COURSE COSTS
Free
FOUNDATION SKILLS
If school wasn’t for you or you want a fresh start then this course is for you. Get the confidence and skills to progress to further study and into the workforce. We focus on employability skills that employers are looking for and can put you in front of the queue.
MY VOICE – FOUNDATION SKILLS
Course Content
This course has a focus on core employability skills and includes:
  • Time management skills
  • Financial goal setting
  • Workplace health and safety
  • Team Skills
  • CV writing
  • Career search
  • Literacy and Numeracy skills
Qualifications
  • New Zealand Certificate in Foundation Skills (Level 1)
Pathways
  • Any one of our Level 2 courses
LOCATIONS OPEN TO
All ages 16+
COURSE HOURS
30 hours per week
DURATION
21 Weeks
COURSE COSTS
Free
ACTIVE CAREERS
If being physically fit is important to you and you want to have healthy lifestyle this course will show you how. Active Careers will provide you with the skills and motivation to get you fit, healthy and ready to meet the physical demands of your chosen career path. Jump start your employment or higher education ambitions and enroll now!
ACTIVE CAREERS
Course Content
This course comes with free gym membership and includes:
  • Managing a personal fitness programme
  • Coaching sport and fitness
  • Nutrition
  • Career Search
  • Improving literacy and numeracy skills in a fun and active learning environment
Qualifications
  • National Certificate in Educational Achievement (NCEA) Level 2 - Service Industries Vocational Pathway
Pathways
  • Our Virtual Vocations (Level 3) course
  • Higher education in sport, fitness and health
  • Police Force, Army, Navy and Airforce
  • A variety of workplaces requiring a degree of physical fitness
LOCATIONS OPEN TO
All ages 16+
COURSE HOURS
30 hours per week
DURATION
26 Weeks
COURSE COSTS
Free