Certificate in Employment and Community Skills
|Programme summary||Career opportunities||Courses & timetables||Admission requirements|
1, 120 1.0
Full-time for 34 weeks or part-time options available
by three weeks prior to programme commencement
Mt Albert campus
Semester dates for 2013:
Semester 1: 25 February - 28 June; Semester 2: 22 July - 22 November
NZ$4094 (Approximate fee only, find out more about the costs of study)
Prepare yourself for working life. Find out how to find, secure and maintain employment, and improve your personal skills. This is a programme for adults and mature school leavers with learning difficulties or an intellectual disability.
Do you want to prepare yourself for employment? The Certificate in Employment and Community Skills is designed for adults and mature school leavers with learning difficulties or an intellectual disability who want to learn new skills and move into employment.
Learn about goal setting and develop employment skills, community skills, and recreation and leisure skills. Gain knowledge and skills required to travel independently and locate community support agencies. You’ll also further your literacy and numeracy skills, and find out more about New Zealand, and health and welfare issues. Because most companies are using computers, you also learn computer skills.
- A chance to develop an informed and realistic career plan to help you find, secure and maintain employment.
- One day a week in a work placement where you can practise what you've learnt.
- Award-winning lecturers who are active in professional practice.
- Supportive learning environment: Special Needs students may also bring a support person with them on certain courses, in order to maximise their learning experience.
- Flexible study options: part-time study is also available.
Last edited: 14 September 2012