Breathing life into learning
You may have seen Learning Post at the Polyfest where they drew quite a crowd.
It seems people of all ages and cultures are looking for convenient ways to learn new skills and judging from the huge response at the Polyfest, Learning Post is clearly filling a real need in the community.
These days most areas of work and every day life require some computing and business administration knowledge. It is more important now than ever to stay up to date with the latest programmes and systems so you can offer the right skills and qualifications.
For many people a busy work schedule, family commitments or a difficult location make it hard to get the training and qualifications they need.
Learning Post provides a range of distant learning courses and qualifications in computing and business administration for all levels of ability from beginners to diploma level.
Their specially devised customer friendly courses enable you to gain the qualifications and skills you need while fitting in with your current lifestyle. You get all the information, training and support you need and the highly skilled tutors are just an email or phone call away, best of all you can study whenever and wherever you like and at your own pace.
If you get frustrated slowly stumbling through computer programs a Skill Booster course could be for you. Get up to speed fast with courses in computing basics, PowerPoint, Photoshop, Excel, Word, and more.
The Certificate in Computer Essentials is perfect if you are just starting out, returning to the work force or needing a recognised qualification in computing. The course covers general computing, word and document processing, desktop presentations, text management and customer enquiries.
The Certificate in Practical Accounting covers a broad range of accounting concepts including payroll, financial statements, word processing, spreadsheets and more, as well as covering MYOB fundamentals. These are essential skills for those running their own business, working in accounting or wishing to become an accountant.
Learning Post also offers assessment services in a range of topics, ideal for students who need to gain credits for tertiary or other studies.
All certificates and diplomas at Learning Post are NZQA accredited giving you the qualifications and confidence to go further in your career.
For more information on how Learning Post can help you get the skills you need visit www.learningpost.ac.nz or phone 0800 895 895.
Polyfest fun: While the Polyfest was a great time to relax and have fun the Learning Post team met many people keen to up skill and learn.