48 hours (24 classes).
Each course runs over eight weeks. Each course has classes on Monday AND AND Wednesday AND Friday 9:15 AM - 11:15 AM. Total 48 hours classes.
The English Elementary course is for those starting to understand and use simple English who can understand familiar everyday expressions and phrases. This course teaches reading, writing, listening, speaking, grammar and vocabulary. Please contact the office if you wish to take a short test to find your English level.
Maximum class size 12 students.
NZ citizens and permanent migrants: $30 plus course books $95. This course fee is subsidised by the Tertiary Education Commission and conditions apply.
Temporary migrants: $420 plus course books $95. If you are granted a resident visa while you are studying with us, please let us know. You may qualify for a fee rebate on your current course.
Refugees may qualify for a free course but will need to buy course books. Please contact the office for more information.
To enrol, please contact the office:
Please tell us the following information:
This applies to New Zealand citizens and permanent migrants
The Tertiary Education Commission offers a fee subsidy for this course to qualifying students.
NZ citizens and permanent migrants who are offered a place on this course will be offered the fee subsidy PROVIDING you can agree to the following conditions:
If you are unable to agree to all these conditions, please contact the office to discuss your situation.
The books used on this course are English File Third Edition Elementary Student's Book and English File Third Edition Elementary Workbook. The price of these books is $95. You must have these books to participate in the class.
Permanent migrant: student holds NZ Resident Visa or NZ Permanent Resident Visa
Temporary migrant: student holds Guardian Visa, Work Visa, Student Visa, Visitor Visa or other visas
Refugee: student has been personally granted refugee status in NZ