NZ Certificate in

Foundation Skills Level 1

A Free Youth Foundation Skills course! For 16 - 19 years old!


Programme Information

This qualification is to recognise the capabilities of individuals that enable them to participate within a range of communities relevant to them, and to prepare them for further learning and employment. Holders of this qualification will have the confidence, skills, knowledge, and attributes needed to progress to further and more focused learning, and to participate in their communities. This will benefit both whānau and communities by supporting positive family and community participation.Individuals will re-engage with learning and employment through a focus on literacy, numeracy and technology in a range of contexts.

This course is delivered from the following site:

  • HLC Levin Campus


On successful completion of the course students will receive:

NZ Certificate in Foundation Skills L1




Enrol anytime!

The course content will include:

  • Self-Management Strategies

  • General Knowledge

  • Te Ao Māori And The Role Of Te Tiriti In Aotearoa

  • Group Environments

  • Learning And Career Goals

  • Basic Literacy Skills

  • Language Skills

  • Numeracy Skills

  • Technology Skills

  • Life Skills

Entry Requirements

This programme is for students aged 16-19 years with no or low qualifications and high level of motivation.