IT & Computing

In today’s modern society, it’s important more than ever to have basic computer skills in both hardware and software.

Whangarei employers no longer just look for basic computer skills on your resume, they expect you to have the know-how and to some degree they anticipate a certain level of proficiency in the latest software applications and programmes.

If you’re looking to learn basic computing or upgrade the current computer skills you already have, People Potential offers a range of courses to upskill your IT and Computing qualifications.

Check out the following pages to find out more about what each course can offer you:

Learn basic computer skills every worker needs to have in their arsenal. By the end of the course, you'll achieve basic computer literacy.
Level up and learn how to use a range of common digital tools and technologies at an intermediate level.
Not sure where to start? Begin with the IT essentials and work across a range of disciplines from network fundamentals to hardware troubleshooting.
Be an asset. Learn troubleshooting and support skills that can resolve commonplace computer and software problems.
Open fresh options in your IT career as a Server Admin professional. Develop your Microsoft Server administration skills and knowledge today!
Be an indispensable part of a company’s tech team and keep networks running smoothly. Develop your Cisco network administration skills and knowledge with us!

Entry Criteria

  • These programmes are open to all people aged 16 years and over and have left school. Particpants need to have a desire to gain qualifications in the relevant industry and progress to higher level training or employment.
  • You will also need to have an appropriate level of literacy and numeracy skills to study at the programme level which will be assessed during the selection interview process. The Selection interview process is completed to ensure the best possible chance of student success.
  • For programmes at Level 3 or below a Literacy & Numeracy test is required.