Adult Education

So, if you want to be an active parent ...

Imagine a place where you can go WITH your pre-school child, learn about child development, positive guidance, supporting play, communicating and cooperating with children and other adults for FREE, and by doing this training, ACHIEVE a NZQA approved qualification that you could ALSO use outside Playcentre for employment after your tamariki finish there, welcome to Playcentre Education!

Playcentre Education is our very own Tertiary Private Training Establishment.

Please refer to our most recent NZQA rating below.

NZQA Statement 2016.

Playcentre Education has been rated as Category 1:

  • Highly confident in the education performance
  • Highly confident in capability and self assessment

External Evaluative Review, 2016

New Programme of Study

Level 4 Certificate Overview

Level 5 Diploma Overview

Playcentre Education Workshops

To book into a workshop in your area please follow the link below

North Island

Northern Region Workshops

including Far North, Mid North, North Shore, Northland, Te Akoranga

Auckland Region Workshops

including Auckland, Counties,Tāmaki.

Central Region Workshops

including East Waikato, Eastern BOP, King Country, Rotorua, Tairāwhiti,Thames Valley, Waikato, Western BOP

Lower North Region Workshops

including Wellington, Hutt, Wairarapa, Central Districts, Hawkes Bay, Taranaki, Whanganui

South Island

Upper South Region Workshops

including Buller Westland, Canterbury, Marlborough, Mid Canterbury, Nelson

Southern South Region

including Otago, Southland, South Canterbury

Student Handbook

A copy of the current student handbook can be downloaded here

Course 2 Assignments

Thames Valley Coromandel

Course 3 Assignments

Thames Valley Coromandel

Course 4 Assignments

Thames Valley Coromandel

Te Reo Booklet and Audio Files

Attached below is a Te Reo booklet with supporting audio files for pronunciation of basic Te Reo Maori