Early Childhood


NZ Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care

Level 3

The NZ Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 3) is FREE for those aged 16 to 19 and offers the opportunity to complete NCEA Level 1 and 2.  This is perfectly suited to school leavers or students who want to complete their NCEA Level 1 and 2 and gain skills towards a career qualification.

NZ Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care

Level 5

Can be used as the first year of your Teaching Degree!
Looking for a rewarding career as an Early Childhood teacher? We offer the very best way to get there! Study your first year full-time on campus with our amazing caring tutors. We have small class sizes to ensure good levels of personal tuition and care.
Classes are fun and interactive, with over 200 hours of placement in an Early Childhood centre as part of your year.

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Early Childhood

Absolutely. All of our qualifications are accredited and approved through the New Zealand Qualification Authority (NZQA) and are internationally recognised.

Having a conviction may cause some challenges with some qualifications but may not exclude you from studying. Completion of a police vetting form is required for some programmes of study. Contact us for more details.

We have two values that we use to guide our decisions:

God Honouring (He whakahonore i te Atua) 

  • Ministry - wherever, whenever be like Jesus
  • Integrity - be true to our word, and do what is morally right
  • Stewardship - future focussed, managing and investing wisely

Client Focussed (He manaaki i te tangata)

  • Service - serve, respect and value our clients
  • Innovation - constant improvement
  • Excellence - excel in all that we do
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