Te Ao Māori

Foundation Learning

  • Literacy and Numeracy
  • Employment Skills
  • Career Planning
  • Reo Māori
  • Tikanga ā-Iwi
  • Primary Industry Skills
  • Sport and Recreation
  • Hospitality and Tourism


This programme will help you develop the foundation skills and knowledge you will need to progress to higher levels of study and employment. You will also be able to experience other learning opportunities such as horticulture, farming, forestry, sport and recreation, hospitality, tourism and Reo Māori to help you decide your future career pathway.

Available in Gisborne and Hawke’s Bay.






“Ma te huruhuru, Ka rere te manu”
Adorn the bird with feathers so it may fly

Course length
27 Weeks
Enrol anytime
NCEA Level 1 with Vocational Pathways, New Zealand Certificate in Foundation Skills Level 1
Zero fees