New Zealand Certificate in Foundation Skills

Wellington Institute of Technology

Subject area

General Education Programmes not elsewhere classified

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

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is intended to assist people engaging or re-engaging with learning who have the basic capabilities needed to pursue education or employment pathways, but require further development to confidently use them to succeed in those pathways.

It recognises the importance of applying core capabilities such as confidence, basic knowledge and skills, and literacy and numeracy, in a range of familiar contexts.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied General Education Programmes at this level can earn:

$21,558

Median earnings one year after study

$24,549

Median earnings two years after study

$30,552

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

27%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

William Lomis Cox Memorial Scholarship

Provided by:

Public Trust - Client Manager Charitable Services

Website:

https://www.publictrust.co.nz/grants/how-do-i-find-one/grants/kiley-family-memorial-trust-scholarships

Value:

At the discretion of Trustees

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Maniapoto Maori Trust Board: Sister Grace Scholarship

Provided by:

Maniapoto Maori Trust Board

Website:

http://www.maniapoto.iwi.nz

Value:

$5,000

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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 935 832
Phone: (04) 920 2400
Fax: (04) 920 2401
Email: information@weltec.ac.nz
Web: http://www.weltec.ac.nz

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

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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