Explore your options
Whether you've just left school or you're changing careers, a Bridgepoint foundation qualification will give you the knowledge you need to progress into higher education or a job. Each programme has been put together with employment pathways in mind, so you can be sure the skills you learn are relevant and needed by employers.
Bridgepoint foundation qualifications also cover a wide range of subjects, to give you plenty of options for what to study next. You could pathway towards all sorts of different careers, including nursing, early childhood education, construction, engineering, business, sport, or design and visual arts.
Bridgepoint programmes are offered at a range of levels so that you share classes with people with similar study and career goals to you. Your tutors will support you to develop the academic skills, confidence and technical knowledge you need to return to education and improve your career opportunities.
Programmes and study path
|Certificate in Foundation Studies (Level 3): Whitinga||3||Full-time for 16 weeks or part-time options available
||This programme prepares you for further study at certificate or diploma level.|
|Certificate of University Preparation (Level 4)||4||Full-time for 16 weeks or part-time options available||This programme prepares you ready for degree-level study at universities, institutes of technology and polytechnics in New Zealand.|
|New Start||1 month, 19 days||This free introductory course gives people the skills and confidence to return to study.|