New Zealand Certificate in Skills for Living for Supported Learners (Level 1)

Programme highlights

Gain some life skills and work skills in a supported learning environment.

The programme is designed for people with learning or intellectual disabilities, so you will be supported to learn and participate in a way that suits your individual capabilities and needs.

The programme is fees free and aims to support you to develop independent living skills and work skills. It includes a range of practical activities such as cooking, use of digital technology, community outings and work experience over a period of 18 months.

After completing this programme you will have further study options through our suite of Foundation Skills programmes or you can enrol with PolyEmp who will support you to get a job.

Key facts

Start Month(s) February, July
Study Location(s) MIT Otara
Level 1
Domestic fees Free fees
Youth Guarantee Available
Programme Code NZ2853
Duration

18 months

Study Method Blended (face to face and LMS supported or enhanced)
Credits 75
International Fees Not available to International Students
Māori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarship Not Available
Qualification New Zealand Certificate

Need help applying?

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If you need help with applying or advice on choosing a programme, our Information and Application Centre is here to give you guidance.

Send us a message, call us on 0800 62 62 52 or come in and see us.

Information is correct at September 2018. Programme fees may vary depending on your final selection of courses that make up your programme. To provide you with an indication of costs, the approximate fees quoted in this publication are based on the indicative 2019 fee structure. The indicative programme fees for 2019 do not include the Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF). The CSSF is an additional levy to your 2019 programme or course fees. Further information about the CSSF can be found here manukau.ac.nz/study/apply-and-enrol/fees-and-study-costs. Programmes stated as eligible for free study in 2019 are based on the 2018 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2019. All fees are in New Zealand Dollars. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. All courses and programmes will proceed subject to numbers and academic approval. Manukau Institute of Technology is accredited under the provisions of the Education Act 1989. International students must study in class and will not be able to enrol for online study options.

Entry requirements

General

Open entry for Domestic students

There are no academic requirements that need to be met to enter this programme.

Career opportunities

This programme is tailored to individual needs. Students then have the opportunity to be referred to an employment agency (PolyEmp) which works alongside MIT to support students into employment.

Programme structure

Ready to Start: Gain self-management skills required for study and work.

Ready to Go: Apply self-management skills required to study and work.

Ready to Step Out: Planning and preparation for future work and/or study.

Ready to Step Up: Keeping healthy, safe and well to participate fully in everyday life.

Ready to Connect: The rights and responsibilities of a contributing member of society

Ready to Launch: Planning and preparation for the next stage of life and learning

Key dates

To find the start date of your programme intake listed above, please view the Academic year and key dates.

Further training or study

New Zealand Certificate in Foundation Skills (Level 1 and 2)

Offered by

School of Employment Pathways

Need help applying?

We're here to support you to succeed.

If you need help with applying or advice on choosing a programme, our Information and Application Centre is here to give you guidance.

Send us a message, call us on 0800 62 62 52 or come in and see us.

Information is correct at September 2018. Programme fees may vary depending on your final selection of courses that make up your programme. To provide you with an indication of costs, the approximate fees quoted in this publication are based on the indicative 2019 fee structure. The indicative programme fees for 2019 do not include the Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF). The CSSF is an additional levy to your 2019 programme or course fees. Further information about the CSSF can be found here manukau.ac.nz/study/apply-and-enrol/fees-and-study-costs. Programmes stated as eligible for free study in 2019 are based on the 2018 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2019. All fees are in New Zealand Dollars. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. All courses and programmes will proceed subject to numbers and academic approval. Manukau Institute of Technology is accredited under the provisions of the Education Act 1989. International students must study in class and will not be able to enrol for online study options.