New Zealand Certificate in Study and Employment Pathways

AMS Group Limited

Subject area

General Education Programmes not elsewhere classified



16 Weeks

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide people with the skills, capabilities, knowledge and attributes needed to progress and succeed in their field of study or employment pathway.

This qualification is for people intending to pursue further qualifications in their chosen field of study or employment pathway at New Zealand Qualifications Framework Level 4 or above.

The qualification acknowledges the primacy of Te Tiriti o Waitangi in programme design and delivery.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

To enrol in this qualification it is expected that learners must: * hold a full Class 1 New Zealand drivers license for the mandatory NZTA period (3 or 6 months). * will have existing knowledge and skills in numeracy and literacy at a level that is appropriate to succeeding on this Level 3 programme. Literacy and numeracy will be assessed prior to commencement To obtain a full Class 2 license, learners must (1) present a medical certificate, (2) hold a Class 2 learners license and pass an approved training course for progression to a Class 2 full license. This will be achieved as part of the programme structure. This qualification programme replicates the physical requirements expected of a heavy Transport driver in industry.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


16 Weeks

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$2,612 $2,612
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$3,800 $3,800
Total $6,411 $6,411

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $39,000
Earnings range $29,000 - $48,000
In employment 34%
In further study 16%
On a benefit 18%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (07) 850 8319
Fax: (07) 850 8318

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

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

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

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