Institute of Technology or PolytechnicSouthern Institute of Technology
This course is available
Level of Study
Next start date
Expected Jan 2023
Southern Institute of Technology
Progress your career in adult and tertiary teaching with the New Zealand Certificate in Adult and Tertiary Teaching (Level 5). Learn the skills and strategies needed to educate adults and become a qualified educator, trainer or tutor.
This qualification is great for individuals aspiring to or in a career in adult and tertiary teaching or training, including vocational education and training.
You will learn to:
Graduates of this qualification will have the skills and knowledge for rules such as:
or undertake further study towards Level 6 and above qualifications in adult and tertiary teaching.
Many graduates of the New Zealand Certificate in Adult and Tertiary Teaching (Level 5) go on to further, more advanced study in adult and tertiary teaching, however some recent graduates have gained employment in educational roles based around their previous industries.
To satisfactorily complete the New Zealand Certificate in Adult and Tertiary Teaching (Level 5), and be awarded this qualification the student must successfully achieve:
This qualification leads to further study in the New Zealand Diploma in Tertiary Teaching (Level 6)
Applicants for this programme of study must have access to adult (e.g. over the age of 18) learners in order to enable them to undertake learning and reflection in an authentic setting.
School Leavers: Applicants should be a minimum of 18 years of age, and have attained NCEA Level 3 or equivalent.
Applicants over 20 years
English Language Requirements