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There are two kinds of fees free study available:


  • Targeted Training and Apprenticeship Fund (TTAF), which is open to everyone but only covers specific programmes. Ends 31 Dec 2022. See Targeted Training and Apprenticeship Fund
  • Fees Free Tertiary Education, being one year’s fees free study, in almost any programme, for first time tertiary students. Learn more

Search by TopicAgriculture | Animal Care Business | Chef Training & Hospitality | Construction & Built Environment | Conservation | Education | Free Computing Courses | Free Literacy and Numeracy Courses | Health & Wellbeing | Nursing | In School | Language & Culture | Online| Professional Development
 

Agriculture & Conservation

Farm Chainsaw Course (02 May 2022)

Class 2 Licence Course (20 Apr 2022)

Wheels Tracks and Rollers (WTR) Endorsement Course  (11 Apr 2022) (09 May 2022)

Farm Vehicle Familiarisation (16 May 2022)

Shearing Short Course (02 May 2022)

New Zealand Certificate in Primary Industry Operational Skills (Level 3) (25 Jul 2022)

Farming Systems and Equipment (Level 3) (Feb 2023)

New Zealand Certificate in Apiculture (Level 3) (01 Aug 2022)

New Zealand Certificate in Conservation (Operations) (Level 4) (TBC)

Te Kura Tapere: Certificate in Introductory Conservation (Level 3) (TBC)

Academy Certificate in Introductory Conservation (Te Kura Tapere) (Level 3) (14 Feb 2022)

Academy Forestry (Level 2) (14 Feb 2022)

Animal Care

New Zealand Certificate in Animal Care (Companion Animals) (21 Feb 2022) (25 Jul 2022)

Academy 2 Day New Zealand Certificate in Animal Care (Level 3) (14 Feb 2022)

Automotive and Panel & Paint

New Zealand Certificate in Commercial Road Transport Skills (Level 3) (25 Jul 2022)

Academy Automotive (Level 2) (14 Feb 2022)

STAR Automotive (Level 2) (09 Jun 2022)

Beauty & Hairdressing

New Zealand Certificate in Specialised Skin Care Therapy (Level 6) (Jul 2022) NEW

New Zealand Certificate in Beauty Therapy (Level 4) (25 Jul 2022) (20 Feb 2023)

Academy 2 Day New Zealand Certificate in Makeup and Skin Care (Introduction) (Level 3) (14 Feb 2022)

STAR Beauty (Level 2) (11 Jul 2022)

New Zealand Certificate in Salon Skills (Introductory (Level 2) (14 Feb 2022)

Academy Hair, Beauty & Retail (Level 2) (14 Feb 2022)

STAR Hairdressing (Level 2) (21 Oct 2022)

Business

New Zealand Diploma in Business (Level 5) (25 Jul 2022)

New Zealand Certificate in Business (Administration and Technology) (Level 4) (25 Jul 2022)

New Zealand Certificate in Business (Administration and Technology) (Level 3) (25 Jul 2022)

New Zealand Certificate in Business (Accounting Support Services) (Level 4) (Online) (Monthly Intake)

STAR YES Business Opportunities (Level 2) (2022 dates TBC)

Chef Training & Hospitality

New Zealand Certificate in Cookery (Level 4) (In-work) (11 Jul 2022) (03 Oct 2022)

Academy Cookery (Level 3) (14 Feb 2022)

STAR Introduction to Bakery (Level 1) (11 Jul 2022) (21 Oct 2022)

Academy Cafe Skills (Level 2) (14 Feb 2022)

STAR Introduction to Barista (Level 2) (11 Jul 2022) (21 Oct 2022)

Construction & Built Environment

New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trades Supervision (Level 5) (Coming Soon in 2022) Enquire Now

New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills (Carpentry) (Level 3) (TBC)

New Zealand Certificate in Building, Construction and Allied Trade Skills (Level 2) (10 Oct 2022)

New Zealand Certificate in Plumbing, Gasfitting and Drainlaying (Pre-Apprenticeship) (20 Jun 2022)

Academy Construction (Level 2 & 3) (14 Feb 2022)

New Zealand Certificate in Infrastructure Works (Level 2) (21 Mar 2022)

STAR Construction Skills (Level 2) (2022 dates TBC)

Education

New Zealand Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 4) (25 Jul 2022)

Academy Introduction to Early Childhood (Level 2) (14 Feb 2022)

New Zealand Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care (In-school) (Level 3) (14 Feb 2022)

New Zealand Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 3) (25 Jul 2022)

Engineering

STAR Mechanical Engineering (Level 2) (21 Oct 2022)

Free Computing Courses

Introduction to Microsoft Word (Enrol anytime)

Introduction to Microsoft Excel (Enrol anytime)

Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint (Enrol anytime)

Introduction to Microsoft Publisher (Enrol anytime)

Introduction to Microsoft Access (Enrol anytime)

Free Literacy and Numeracy Courses

Level 1 Literacy (Enrol anytime)

Level 2 Literacy (Enrol anytime)

Level 1 Numeracy (Enrol anytime)

Level 2 Numeracy (Enrol anytime)

Health & Wellbeing

New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Social and Community Services) (Level 4) (21 Feb 2022)

New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Support Work) (Level 3) (18 Jul 2022)

Academy Health (Level 3) (14 Feb 2022)

STAR Alternative Health Care (Level 3) (2022 dates TBC)

In School

Academy Certificate in Introductory Conservation (Te Kura Tapere) (Level 3) (2022 dates TBC)

Academy Forestry (Level 2) (14 Feb 2022)

Academy 2 Day New Zealand Certificate in Animal Care (Level 3) (14 Feb 2022)

Academy Automotive (Level 2) (14 Feb 2022)

Academy 2 Day New Zealand Certificate in Makeup and Skin Care (Introduction) (Level 3) (14 Feb 2022)

Academy Hair, Beauty & Retail (Level 2) (14 Feb 2022)

Academy Cafe Skills (Level 2) (14 Feb 2022)

Academy Cookery (Level 3) (14 Feb 2022)

Academy Construction (Level 2 & 3) (14 Feb 2022)

Academy Introduction to Early Childhood (Level 2) (14 Feb 2022)

Academy Health (Level 3) (14 Feb 2022)

Academy Barbering (Level 2) (14 Feb 2022)

STAR Automotive (Level 2) (09 Jun 2022)

STAR Hairdressing (Level 2) (21 Oct 2022)

STAR Beauty (Level 2) (11 Jul 2022)

STAR Construction Skills (Level 2) (23 May 2022) (25 Jul 2022)

STAR Introduction to Bakery (Level 1) (11 Jul 2022) (21 Oct 2022)

STAR Introduction to Barista (Level 2) (11 Jul 2022) (03 Oct 2022) (21 Oct 2022)

STAR Mechanical Engineering (Level 2) (21 Oct 2022)

STAR Alternative Health Care (Level 3) (2022 dates TBC)

STAR YES Business Opportunities (Level 2) (2022 dates TBC)

STAR Temporary Traffic Management (2022 dates TBC)

STAR Community Wellbeing Support Services (2022 dates TBC)

U-Skills 3 + 2 Programmes (2022 dates TBC) (New) (Enquire Now)

Language & Culture

Te Reo Māori for Beginners (02 May 2022)

Te Reo Māori Intermediate (02 May 2022)

Nursing

New Zealand Diploma in Enrolled Nursing (Level 5) (25 Jul 2022)

Certificate in Competency Assessment for Registered Nurses (Level 7) (22 Aug 2022)

New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) (Nursing Pathway) (25 Jul 2022)

Online

Looking for flexible learning options to upskill yourself? UCOL offers a range of online diploma and certificate programmes. Please check the link below for our online offerings.

Professional Development

Leadership, Confidence & Resilience PLUS Presentation Skills for Business People (28 June 2022)

Rebuilding/Recovering Business from Trauma PLUS Problem Solving (12 May 2022)

Authentic Tikanga for the Workplace PLUS Critical Consciousness and Inclusion in the Workplace (14 June 2022)

Joyful Resilience PLUS On-Point Conversations for Groups (2 June 2022)

Overcome the Overwhelm (WN:4 May 2022) (WAI:26 May 2022)

Building the Foundation to Create Your Legacy (WN:17 Aug 2022) (MN:18 Aug 2022)

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If you're still unsure, or have a question, feel free to send us an email, visit or telephone.

UCOL Wairarapa in Masterton Campus
Physical Address: 143-159 Chapel Street, Masterton
Postal Address: P O Box 698, Masterton 5840
Phone: 06 946 2300

This information is intended as a general guide. Some of the programmes of study mentioned may be subject to change. 

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