Free Literacy and Numeracy Course for 16yrs – 59yrs

Whether you just want to #LevelUP your skillset, or you just need those final few credits for your NCEA Level 1 or 2, here at Kershaw Training we want to help you achieve those goals, whatever they may be.


Duration: 6+ weeks

Age: 16+
(We are here for rangatahi, pakeke and Kaumaatua)

Schedule: Mon-Thur 9-2.00pm (Perfect for whanau that need to work around their tamariki and school hours)

Fulltime or part-time available

Location: Frankton and Huntly

At Kershaw Training, we have the hard out whānau feels, which means we are dedicated to helping you achieve your goals

What our Literacy & Numeracy course helps with

The Kershaw whanau will help you with transport to and from campus, it might be a BusIt card, Petrol card or we’ll pick you up and yes, we will even pay to help you get your Learner’s driver license upon completion of the course!

We understand that there is life outside of the campus (because it’s the same for us) and so we run our hours to suit parents who are looking to get back into the workforce or back into study.

What does the course cover?

Solve math problems and improve Literacy by using:

  • addition and subtraction knowledge
  • Multiplication and Division facts
  • Rounding and Estimating
  • Calculating measurements
  • Solve problems with:
  • Fractions
  • Percentages
  • decimals
  • Practice solving problems with or without calculators
  • Strategies to help with memory and working things out quickly
  • Reading and Comprehension strategies
  • Grammar and Punctuation
  • Writing clear descriptions and instructions
  • Building vocabulary and spelling tips
  • Filling in forms correctly
  • Public speaking practice
  • Learn your pepeha, study the road code, create a CV, and figure out your future pathway.

What can I do after I’ve finished the course?

Making sure you feel comfortable and confident is our number one priority, whether that’s filling in applications or forms or helping tamariki with homework

But because we cater your course to personally suit you, your goal becomes the goal of Kershaw Training.

You’ve joined the Kershaw Training whānau so we will hustle together in ensuring:

  • We help you get back or enter into employment
  • Move into further higher education
  • Help to get you your drivers license
  • Help prepare you for entry into a specific industry of your choice
  • Help you navigate employment processes
  • Help you pass your Learner’s driver licence

Come see us and let us help you #LevelUP