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Fees Free & Government Funded Courses

Study for FREE

Step into a brighter future with our fees free & government funded courses.

Why you should choose our fees free or government funded courses

• Your study will be completely FREE
• Classes are small and tutors are awesome - they’ll treat you like adults, not kids
• You’ll gain qualifications and skills that help you get a job
• You won’t be stuck in a classroom all day - our training is fun and practical
• You’ll build confidence in a supportive, encouraging environment.

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Interested in finding out more about how you can study for free? Fill in your details below and we will send you more details.

Check out our free study options below:

Youth Guarantee Funding

A great way to start. If you're not sure what to do, take the first step with a Level 2 Foundation course or one of our excellent Level 3 courses. These practical courses are totally free if you're aged 16-24 and you'll get lots of support from our friendly tutors.

Māori and Pasifika Trades Training

If you’re Māori or Pasifika and aged 16-40, you might be able to get a scholarship to pay your course fees for one of our Trades courses. You’ll also get one-on-one career coaching, help finding work, and other learner support.  

First Year Fees Free

If you're a New Zealander and normally live here*, you may be eligible for one year of free study with us (up to the value of $12,000). To qualify for this, you need to have not trained at a tertiary level before - for more than six months.  

*Terms and conditions apply. 

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