MIT Preparation for Employment

Programme highlights

This programme is for jobseekers registered at Work & Income who are very keen to find work. Preparation for Employment is run as part of the Training for Work scheme, and our experienced staff will help you find the right job.

Identify what sort of jobs you may be good at and which jobs match your skills. Apply for jobs online, and get support during the job application process. When you get a job we'll continue to support you and your new employer to make sure you are successful.

Programme Calendar

Key facts

Start Month(s) Rolling starts
Study Location(s) MIT Otara
Level Foundation
Domestic fees Free* for Work & Income clients
Youth Guarantee Not available
Programme Code MNTOP2
Duration

13 weeks (full-time) (30 hours a week) or 20 weeks (part-time)

Study Method Full-time, Part-time
Credits
International Fees
Māori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarship Not available
Qualification Certificate of Achievement

Need help applying?

We're here to support you to succeed.

If you need help with applying or advice on choosing a programme, our Ask Me! Student Services 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

The programme is restricted to people registered as job seekers with Work and Income New Zealand and who are assessed by them as being suitable for the programme.

Provisional Entry

Students who have attained the age of 20 years and do not hold the minimum entry requirements for a programme will be eligible to be enrolled as a student where their previous educational, work or life experience indicates they have a reasonable likelihood of success. Students who have not attained the age of 20 years and do not hold the required minimum entry requirements for a programme may also be eligible to enrol in exceptional circumstances. Such decisions will be made by the Director/Head of School.

Career opportunities

Entry level employment

Programme structure

  • Methods of applying for employment
  • Practical experience of job seeking
  • Development of skills in the use of computers to locate and apply for suitable jobs
  • Communication skills related to employment application process
  • One day a week work experience

Key dates

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

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 Ask Me! Student Services 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.