WHAT CAN I STUDY?
Gain industry-recognised certifications, real-world experience and internationally recognised qualifications in any of the following:
Coding & Web Development
Mobile App Development
Hardware & Network Systems
Social Media Marketing
GROW YOUR DIGITAL ROOTS...
Join a team of 15 Taranaki rangatahi (young people) studying digital tech and creative media at Learner Me and using those skills to work on real- world projects for Taranaki iwi.
You’ll learn transferable technical and life skills with a learn-as-you-work approach. Plus, you’ll strengthen connections with Taranaki tangata whenua and whakapapa through marae visits and meeting with local kaumatua.
WHO IS IT FOR?
15-24 year olds living in Taranaki and currently not in education, training or employment.
You’ll study at Learner Me’s New Plymouth campus at 127 Gill Street.
HOW LONG IS THE COURSE?
6 months (4 days per week with Wednesdays off).
Digital Tech Course
Learn real tech skills, grow in a team environment, gain NZQA qualifications, connect to your Taranaki roots, and work on a project that massively impacts our region.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?
Join It’s FREE!
This course is fully funded through He Poutama Rangatahi, a Ministry of Social Development initiative.
DO I NEED A QUALIFICATION TO ENTER?
No. We’ll bring you up to speed and adapt the course to suit your strengths and interests.
Currently, there is a shortage of 5000 skilled people in the highly paying digital tech sector in New Zealand. This course is about helping you get your career started!
WHEN DOES IT START?
This course has three intakes:
30 August 2021
15 March 2022
29 August 2022