Literacy & Numeracy

Literacy and Numeracy

The true benefits of Poutama Ako – Intensive Literacy and Numeracy at Regent Training Centre – will not be realised by learners and their whanau until they are welcome in and immersed into our kaupapa whanau, or have progressed through and gone on to exciting new futures.


The rewards for completing such a programme extend far beyond just English and Math’s. There are improvements in health, happiness and confidence that filter into all areas of life for the engaged learner. Motivation is gained which leads to learners seeing their own potential and the limitless opportunities out there in life for them to grasp and take hold of.


ZERO fees

6 weeks, fulltime (part time options available and course length can be extended based upon the needs of the individual learner)

New Lynn, Onehunga, Whangarei, Kerikeri

Free or subsidised transport may be available

Start date:
Any Monday throughout the year.


Entry criteria:
Open to all ages, NZ citizen or Permanent Resident, learner must have less than 80 credits on the New Zealand Qualifications Framework (NZQF), or if the learner has more than 80 credits on the NZQF, the learner has less than 12 credits in literacy and/or numeracy unit standards/achievement standards. All learners will be assessed on the Tertiary Education Commission Literacy and Numeracy Assessment Tool prior to enrollment.


With Regent Training Centre, now everyone can learn.