Certificate in Vocational Skills

The next step for people with learning disabilities who have successfully completed the Certificate in Community and Vocational Learning Skills.

What you will learn

  • Self-development for work. Common workplace practices eg. health and safety, basic first aid.
  • Identifying and using resources within the community.
  • Effective communication.
  • Adventure based learning.
  • Using technology, basic literacy skills, cooking skills.
  • Effective work practice through work placement.

Programme aims

  • Increase confidence and self-esteem
  • Learn to understand personal strengths and weaknesses
  • Set and achieve goals
One of the highlights of this course is graduation where our students really add colour and vibrancy.
Kim
Kim, CVS Tutor

Upcoming start dates

  • 27 February 2017

For open days, enrolment deadlines and other important dates check our calendar.

Entry criteria

Under 20

An interview, plus a short written and verbal test to determine numeracy, reading and writing skills.

Applicants are required to have a level of independence to meet personal care needs.

20+

An interview, plus a short written and verbal test to determine numeracy, reading and writing skills.

Applicants are required to have a level of independence to meet personal care needs.

What it will cost

Local

This programme qualifies for student loans and allowances. More details

International

This programme is not available to international students.

Well done to our students for cleaning up the Petone Foreshore.

Where will my course be?

The Petone campus is at 21 Kensington Avenue, Petone.

Read more about our Petone campus.

Ready to enrol?

Local

Applying online is easy and takes only about 10 minutes.

You will need a few details:

  1. An email address you check regularly.

  2. The phone number of someone willing to be your emergency contact.

  3. Your date of residency if you are a permanent resident in NZ.

If you have your NZQA National Student Number and/or a WelTec Student ID it will help us process your application faster.

International

Contact our international team to check the suitability of this course for international students.


Offered by:
School of Health and Social Services
Offered by:
Te Hau Tapu me te Puna Oranga
Formal programme title:
Certificate in Vocational Skills (Level 1)
Programme code:
HV4512
One of the highlights of this course is graduation where our students really add colour and vibrancy.
Kim
Kim, CVS Tutor

Well done to our students for cleaning up the Petone Foreshore.