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New Zealand Certificate in Skills for Living for Supported Learners

Western Institute of Technology at Taranaki Ltd

Subject area

Social and Interpersonal Skills Programmes

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

None.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is intended for people with an intellectual disability, who require specialised support with their learning in relation to skills for living.

Graduates will be able to self-manage and participate in social, cultural, family/whanau and community contexts, with support.

This qualification recognises the aspirations and cultural identities of Māori, Pasifika, and disabled communities in Aotearoa New Zealand.

This qualification allows the Aotearoa New Zealand community and educational institutions to recognise the graduate's potential to enhance their participation in the community, as a contributing citizen.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Social Skills Programmes at this level can earn:

$24,000

Median earnings one year after study

$25,000

Median earnings two years after study

$27,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

23%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Rural Women New Zealand Text Book Grant for Tertiary Students

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

https://ruralwomennz.nz/services/charitable-grants/

Value:

$500 each

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Rural Women New Zealand Tertiary Bursaries

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

https://ruralwomennz.nz/services/charitable-grants/

Value:

$1,000 each.

Read more

This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 948 896
Phone: (06) 757 3100
Fax: (06) 757 3236
Email: academicservices@witt.ac.nz
Web: http://www.witt.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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