He Huarahi Ako - A Learning Path

NZ Certificate in Foundation Skills

  • Level 1
  • Study from home
  • 9 months
  • No fees

Programme overview:

If you left school with few or no qualifications or you're needing to upskill in your current job - this is the programme for you.

Discovering how you learn and develop study skills will increase your confidence, so you can take any study path you choose.

Learn from home at your own pace with amazing resources and regular visits from a kaitiaki (support person). We'll be there to support you on your journey.


You'll learn about:

  • your own learning style
  • ways of learning
  • the benefits of goal setting
  • basic research and investigation skills
  • organising, interpreting and communicating
  • information using basic literacy and numeracy skills

You'll know how to:

  • produce a plan to enhance your learning
  • describe factors which affect your learning
  • explore learning pathways that support career options
  • summarise your strengths and weaknesses
  • understand and demonstrate notetaking techniques
  • reflect on progress towards achieving personal and career goals

Where will this take me?

I want to keep studying

You'll be able to enrol in one of our Level 2 programmes.

I want to use my qualification

Doing this programme will help you feel confident to continue learning, get a job or go for a promotion.


How you'll study:

  • at home
  • at your own pace (part-time)
  • regular visits with a kaitiaki (support person)

Entry criteria:

You can enrol on this programme if you have no other qualifications.

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