Intake open for 2023, New Plymouth
WHAT CAN I STUDY?
Coding & Web Development
Mobile App Development
Hardware & Network Systems
Social Media Marketing
Digital Tech Programme
Learn real tech skills, grow in a team environment, connect to your Taranaki roots, and work on a project that massively impacts our region. Please note that this programme is not NZQA-approved.
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 PROGRAMME?
6 months (4 days per week with Wednesdays off).
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?
Join It’s FREE!
This programme 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 6-month programme has three start dates:
Stay tuned for future programme dates