Certificates

Certificates are normally made up of courses between levels 1 and 4. A certificate requires at least 40 credits, and often more. Some certificates provide a broad introduction to a range of skills in a particular subject. Certificates at levels 3 and 4 are often needed for entry into trades, craft and service occupations. They may also provide entry to diploma and bachelors programmes.


Accounting & Finance
Certificate in Business (Introductory)
Certificate in Business Administration and Computing (Level 3)
Certificate in Business Administration and Computing (Level 4)

Building Technology
Certificate in Applied Technology (Carpentry)
Certificate in Applied Technology (Furniture and Cabinetmaking)
Certificate in Multiskill Building Construction
National Certificate in Carpentry

Communication Studies
Certificate in Communication and Media Arts

Community & Health Services
Certificate in Community Skills
Certificate in Employment Skills
Certificate in Employment and Community Skills
National Certificate in Mental Health and Addiction Support

Computing & Information Technology
Certificate in Computer Servicing (Level 5)
Certificate in Information Technology

Design & Contemporary Arts
Certificate in Design and Visual Arts

Electrotechnology
Certificate in Applied Technology (Audio-Visual Technician)
Certificate in Applied Technology (Electrical Engineering)
Certificate in Applied Technology (Electronics Engineering)
Certificate in Electrical and Electronic Engineering
National Certificate in Electrical Engineering (Electrician)

Foundation Education
Certificate in Foundation Studies (Level 2)
Certificate in Foundation Studies (Level 3)
Certificate of University Preparation (Level 4)

Landscape Architecture
Certificate in Home Garden Design

Language Studies
Certificate in English as an Additional Language
Certificate in English
Certificate in Intensive English
Certificate in Language Teaching
Certificate in Liaison Interpreting
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 2)
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 3)
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 4)
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 5)

Management & Marketing
National Certificate in Real Estate (Salesperson)
National Certificate in Retail

Natural Sciences
Certificate in Animal Care
Certificate in Animal Management (Animal Clinical Care)
Certificate in Animal Management (Canine Behaviour and Training)
Certificate in Animal Management (Captive Wild Animals)
Certificate in Animal Management
Certificate in Animal Welfare Investigations

Performing & Screen Arts
Certificate in Communication and Media Arts
Certificate in Music (Introductory)

Plumbing & Gasfitting
Certificate in Applied Technology (Plumbing and Gasfitting)
National Certificate in Drainlaying
National Certificates in Plumbing and Gasfitting

Transport Technology
Certificate in Applied Technology (Automotive Engineering)
Certificate in Applied Technology (Autotronics)
Certificate in Applied Technology (Boatbuilding)
Certificate in Applied Technology (Marine Engineering Systems)
Certificate in Applied Technology (Welding and Fabrication)
Certificate in Automotive and Mechanical Engineering
National Certificate in Motor Industry (Automotive Electrical Engineering)
National Certificate in Motor Industry (Automotive Engineering)