Study and Career Preparation

Leading to the NZ Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 3) 

  • Duration (including term breaks):
    19 weeks
  • Start Date:
    25 July 2022
  • Location:
    Westport
  • Fees Free:

 

Programme Information

Give yourself a head-start on future study. Maybe you didn't finish high school and you're looking to get back to study, or you might just need some help to make sure you're ready for a new training programme? We can help you learn how to manage your time, work as part of a team, communicate clearly, solve problems and gain the confidence to take on higher-level study or be work-ready. 


Business Administration and Technology

Leading to the NZ Certificate in Business (Administration and Technology) (Level 3)

  • Duration (including term breaks):
    20 weeks
  • Start Date:
    25 July 2022
  • Location:
    Westport
  • Fees Free:

 

Programme Information

Gain administrative skills that are transferrable across many jobs. This blended style of delivery will allow you to work and study at the same time. Online learning and face-to-face support will enable you to gain the skills and knowledge to be able to operate business technologies and perform a range of administrative tasks in various office environments.

 


Hard Stone and Jade Carving 

Leading to the NZ Certificate in Arts and Design (Level 4) 

  • Duration (including term breaks):
    20 weeks
  • Start Date:
    25 July 2022 
  • Location:
    Greymouth
  • Fees Free:

 

Programme Information

Take your hardstone and jade carving skills to the next level. This programme builds on the skills you learn in the level 3 programme and develops your passion for art and sculpture alongside your career aspirations. 

 


Food and Beverage 

Leading to the NZ Certificate in Food and Beverage Service (Level 3), Cafe Service and NZ Certificate in Food and Beverage Services (Level 3) Restaurant Service 

  • Duration (including term breaks):
    20 weeks
  • Start Date:
    25 July 2022
  • Location:
    Greymouth
    Westport
  • Fees Free:

 

Programme Information

Learn how to enhance the customer experience and meet the standards expected by hospitality employers by gaining a range of practical, personal and technical skills. This programme has a specific West Coast flavour. Become a customer service expert and learn to serve-up coffee like a professional. 

 


Foundation Skills 

Leading to the NZ Certificate in Foundation Skills (Level 2) 

  • Duration (including term breaks):
    20 weeks
  • Start Date:
    25 July 2022
  • Location:
    Greymouth
  • Fees Free:

 

Programme Information

Are you wanting to gain a qualification, get guidance and support to help you decide  what your next steps are? This qualification prepares you for study at higher levels. You can get 60 NCEA Level 2 credits by completing this qualification. You can then progress to New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation Level 3 study or other study options at Level 3 or higher. 

 


Agriculture (Dairy Farming)  

Leading to the NZ Certificate in Agriculture (Dairy Farming Strand) (Level 3) 

  • Duration (including term breaks):
    42 weeks
  • Start Date:
    25 July 2022 
  • Location:
    Greymouth
  • Fees Free:

 

Programme Information

This programme offers a more flexible approach to learning that aims to get you into paid employment faster. You can start studying as a full-time student, then when an appropriate job is secured within the farming industry you simply move to our part-time programme and continue studying toward your qualification while working and earning a living. 

 

Horticulture  

Leading to the NZ Certificate in Horticulture (Level 3)

  • Duration (including term breaks):
    18 weeks
  • Start Date:
    25 July 2022 
  • Location:
    West Coast
  • Fees Free:

 

Programme Information

Grow food for the family, design a garden you will be proud of or set yourself up for a career in the horticulture sector. This is the qualification perfectly designed whether you simply enjoy gardening, are already working in the industry or seeking a horticulture role, this certificate is sure to grow your knowledge and skills. Learning towards this qualification is delivered using on campus face-to-face teaching combined with online learning and independent study.

 

Supported Learning  

Leading to the Training Scheme in Hospitality Supported Learning (Level 1)

  • Duration (including term breaks):
    39 weeks
  • Start Date:
    25 July 2022 
  • Location:
    Greymouth
  • Fees Free:

 

Programme Information

If you have a learning disability, you can now join our tertiary training  programme to prepare for jobs or further study. Tai Poutini Polytechnic has worked closely with potential students, parents, whānau, educators and support services to develop this programme so it is targeted specifically at students who require supported learning.

 

Conditions apply. Visit www.tpp.ac.nz/conditions