Overview

When you enrol as a student at Academy New Zealand you will be starting a whole series of positive changes that will lead to long-term career prospects. We offer a wide range of programmes and courses to suit different study needs and outcomes. 

Pharmacy Technician

The course teaches the technical skills and pharmaceutical knowledge to become a Pharmacy Technician, such as how to process prescriptions, advise clients, and handle products.

We are one of the only schools in New Zealand offering the Pharmacy Technician Level 5 programme. Our graduates are sought after and we are proud to have 88% of our graduates working in the industry. 

Youth Guarantee 

Our Youth Guarantee free courses offer the chance to study a subject that interests you and gets you your NCEA Level 1, 2 or 3, all for free. Choose from course subjects like Retail, Hospitality and Floristry.

You will be supported by our staff to reach your full potential in an adult learning environment – with staff relating to you as an equal. Your input is really important to us and in our positive environment you are valued.

Floristry 

Our Floristry course caters to students wanting to start a floristry career or for those that want to develop their floristry hobby and learn new skills.

Our course will teach you how to create arrangements, about the elements of design, and customer service and we include a work placement as a part of the course so you have the chance to apply your new creative skills in a real-world situation.

Hospitality

Love coffee? With a focus on café service and barista skills, our hospitality courses is the perfect place for you to start your hospitality career. You will learn how to master the perfect flat white and throughout the course will gain the skills needed to work in a range of entry-level roles in a café or coffee shop.

Our learning environments are highly supportive with passionate and friendly tutors who will help you get a work placement as part of your programme of study.

Tourism

Our Tourism couse will provide you with a good overview of the tourism industry with a special focus on New Zealand tourism. This qualification will set you up for future study or give you the chance to enter the Travel and Tourism industry in entry-level positions.

Just like our other programmes of study, we pride ourselves on our dedicated, friendly tutors. A work placement is included in this 20 week course.

Business and Admin

We offer the New Zealand Certificate in Business - Level 3 with a special focus on administration and technology. You'll be taught a range of skills including how to run a successful office, how to use key software such as Microsoft, and how to create promotional materials and organise meetings.

This course will set you up for more advanced study or give you a step-up when it comes to applying for jobs in office environments.


Here at Academy New Zealand we have a united focus across all our programmes; to help all of our students gain valuable, quality qualifications and skills across exciting and diverse industries.

Our Values are at the heart of everything we do and these guiding principles help Academy New Zealand be the first choice when studying in our offered subjects.

“The Academy New Zealand graduate has the knowledge, the real world skills and the professional and personal qualities to make a difference” - our Graduate Promise