New Zealand Certificate in Study and Employment Pathways

MSL Training Limited

Subject area

General Education Programmes not elsewhere classified



20 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

Achievement of New Zealand Certificate in foundation Skills Level 2 or Evidence of ability to study at this level Applicants will take part in an assessment process to measure their current skill level, this will involve having an informal chat with the enrolment and course advisors so MSL can make sure that students are placed at the right level. All applicants will be required to complete an MSL Enrolment Form. All enrolled students spend two weeks in MSL Kick-Start program; teacher to gauge the student's ability and capability before confirming the enrolment and suitability of the programme to the student. Enrolment is subject to approval from the Executive Principal.

Detailed requirements

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


20 Weeks

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$3,194 $3,194
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$2,787 $2,787
Total $5,981 $5,981

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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: (09) 263 6940
Fax: (09) 263 6942

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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