Kia ora!

Located in Dunedin, New Zealand Kokiri offers practical/vocational courses that equip foundation learners with the opportunity to learn employable skills in preparation for higher education or as a gateway into the workforce.

Kokiri Training Centre currently delivers the following educational and training programmes to all members of our community.

        • Whanau Ora

    Age group 18+, enrolled in NZ Certificate in Whanau Ora.
    Entry via Otago Polytechnic, coordinated by us.

            • Alternative Education Programme

    Age group 14-16, enrolled in Te Ara Marama NZQA Level 1 Foundation Skills.
    Entry via Dunedin Secondary Schools Partnership.

            • Te Ara Hau Pukenga Training Scheme

    Age group: 18 and over, enrolled in Ara Hau Pukenga NZQA Level 2 Training Scheme.
    Entry via WINZ Benefit Criteria.

            • Manaaki Tauira Training Scheme

    Age group: Secondary School Students Year 11, 12, 13, enrolled on Maori Tourism programme,  25 NZQA credits for the Otago Polytechnic Trades Academy up to NZQA Level 3.
    Entry via agreement with your Secondary School and enrollment in Otago Polytechnic Trades Academy.

    Programmes with NZQA levels

    Programme Level Age Group
    Te Ara Marama, Foundation skills programme 1 14-16
    Te Ara Hau Pukenga, Training Scheme 2 18+
    NZ Certificate in Whanau Ora 3 All Ages