- up to 15 weeks
- Course Information
- 29 October 2018, 21 January 2019, 25 February 2019, 1 April 2019, 6 May 2019, 10 June 2019, 22 July 2019, 26 August 2019, 14 October 2019, 18 November 2019
Want to improve your maths and english? Help your kids with their school work? Improve your CV and interview skills so you can get a better job? This fun programme will boost your computer skills, give you confidence and get you ready for further study or a better job. Don’t let poor maths or english stand in your way. Ignite your career with this free programme.
Who can enrol?
If you’re aged 16 or older and are a New Zealand resident, this course is the ideal way to boost your maths and english levels and improve your computer skills.
What will I learn?
If you haven’t studied before, this is a great way to build confidence, work out what you might like to study, or get ready for work. With better maths and english, you will be able to communicate with people more easily - and if you are new to New Zealand, it’s the best way to learn about the Kiwi lifestyle. Whether you want to go onto further study, get a good job, or just make your everyday life a bit easier, this is the perfect start. Plus it’s free!
You will cover:
- Basic maths
- Basic english
- Ten hours of basic computer skills training
- Communication skills
- Further study opportunities
- CV preparation and career support
Where will this take me?
This is your first step to further study, a new career, and a better life. Start your journey at Ignite Colleges and you will never look back.
Here are some Frequently Asked Questions about this course
What do I need to enrol?
It’s easy! All you need to bring along is proof of citizenship or PR. We will help you do the rest. If you are an international student, please contact us first.
How much does this course cost?
This course is free for New Zealand residents or citizens.
What time does my course start and finish?
This course runs from 9am to 1pm, Monday to Friday.
Am I eligible for a travel allowances.
If you are aged between 16 and 19, yes! If not, we can sit down and discuss what assistance you might be entitled to.
What resources will I need?
We provide everything you need.
What does a typical day look like?
You’ll take part in lots of different activities that will help you improve your maths and english and make your everyday life easier. Sometimes you’ll be on campus, and other times you’ll be out in the local community. This course is fun, interesting and very helpful!
What will I get out of this course?
This course builds your confidence so you can apply for jobs, and it will help you in your daily life too. If you are new to New Zealand, it’s a great introduction to Kiwi life, and we can help you with things like filling in tax forms, making doctor appointments, applying for your driver’s licence and putting together your CV.
Our maths and english programme will develop your numeracy and literacy skills and build your confidence. If you have never completed a qualification in New Zealand this is a great place to start, plus it’s the perfect pathway to our other Ignite Colleges programmes. And it doesn’t stop there. If you successfully complete this course you might qualify for a free laptop!
Enrol with Ignite
Enrolling with us is easy. Make an appointment with us or complete our enquiry form.