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  • Upskill for a new job
  • Find a new interest
  • Get fitter and healthier
  • Make new friends!

Join one of the 350+ short courses offered by Selwyn Community Education for all adult and lifelong learners!

Affordable and easily accessible evening, weekend and day classes with experienced tutors in a friendly environment.


2016 Programme Under Construction

Selwyn Community Education

Update: Selwyn Community Education is in the process of publishing 2016 courses to our website.  This process started next week, and we expect all courses to be entered by 11 December. We expect our 2016 booklet to be in circulation in early January. If you have any questions about next year's programme, please email us on: info@selwyncomed.school.nz



Be safe on the water this summer!

Did you know that most Coastguard callouts are for engine failures due to poor maintenance? Be sure your family are safer on the water this summer by continuing your boating education. 

Marine VHF Radio

Marine VHF Radio

This Coastguard Boating Education course covers the minimum requirements for all users of marine VHF radio. Starts 24 November. Learn More


Outboard Engine Maintenance

Outboard Engine Maintenance

This Coastguard Boating Education course is an essential overview of outboard care and trouble-shooting: fuel, cooling and electrical systems, spares, tools required and faults are covered.Starts 30 November with Greg.Learn More




Selwyn Comed's Blog!

Check out our Blog! We will be updating it regularly with news, as well as profiles on tutors and different courses we offer here at Selwyn Comed.

June blogs include: Maximise Your Spanish Learning Experience, Yoga at Selwyn, Eastern Bays Courier: Focus on Role of Muslim Women, NZ Herald: Keeping Your Brain Sharp. Find them here.


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Check out our latest video about the Eco-Cultural Walk and Talk with tutor Riki Bennett. Click on the photo or here to view. 

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Think Talk: Fairness or Freedom? New Zealand and the USA.

With Jennifer Frost, Tuesday 1 December 2015, 7.30 – 8.30pm Read our blog about Jennifer Frost hereLearn More



Excel Courses

Excel and Word courses

Excel Intermediate: 30 November. Excel Advanced 24 November.Learn More


Intensive English courses


We are running week long intensive ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) courses for NZ Residents and Citizens starting 8 December (level 2 - 4) and 14 December (level 1).  For more information, contact the office on 5219623.