Face & Space - Oamaru

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Studying online but need face-to-face tutor support? No access to a computer or the internet? Need a quiet place to study away from distractions?

Face & Space is the answer!

At Ara’s Face & Space drop-in sessions, at the Oamaru campus, you can enhance your study experience and improve your results with:

  • Friendly face-to-face help from experienced tutors, as and when you need it
  • Easy access to computers and online resources/information
  • A quiet place to study undisturbed

This free support service is available to anyone studying an Ara programme, including Ara’s TANZ eCampus courses, and the new and extended Computing for Free offering.

Session Times

  • 10am to 12pm, Monday to Friday
  • 1pm to 3pm, Monday to Friday
  • 6pm to 8pm, Tuesday and Thursday

Location

Oamaru campus, 44 Humber Street

Talk to our facilitator Tim McEvoy (phone 03 940 6151, email Tim.McEvoy@ara.ac.nz) to learn more about the support we can provide to ensure your study success.

Online Programmes - TANZ eCampus

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New Zealand Certificate in Business (Introduction to Small Business) (Level 3)
Gain the skills and knowledge needed to establish and operate a successful small business.
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New Zealand Certificate in Business (Introduction to Small Business) (Level 4)
Equip yourself for successful small business ownership.
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New Zealand Certificate in Business (Introduction to Team Leadership) (Level 3)
Lead teams to perform effectively and achieve business objectives.
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New Zealand Certificate in Business (Administration and Technology) (Level 3)
Become a competent business administrator. Learn how to provide administrative and general office services to support everyday operational activities.
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New Zealand Certificate in Business (Administration and Technology) (Level 4)
Take a leading role in office administration. The skills you gain on this programme will enable you to provide administrative services to meet the needs of a business entity.
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New Zealand Certificate in Business (First Line Management) (Level 4)
Take a leading role in office administration. This programme is ideal if you're new to first line management, and/or you'd like to prepare to take on such a role.
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New Zealand Diploma in Business (Accounting) (Level 5)
Study the latest accounting practices and principles and prepare to launch your career in business.
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New Zealand Diploma in Business (Administration and Technology) (Level 5)
Gain the skills needed to support the efficient operation of businesses and organisations.
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New Zealand Diploma in Business (Leadership and Management) (Level 5)
Equip yourself with the skills to lead and manage in the business world.
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New Zealand Certificate in Computing (Intermediate User) (Level 3)
Gain computing skills for a wide range of employment opportunities
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New Zealand Certificate in Information Technology Essentials (Level 4)
Gain the essential foundation skills for a career in IT.
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New Zealand Certificate in Project Management (Level 4)
Gain the skills to contribute to the successful management of projects.
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New Zealand Certificate in Retail (Level 4)
Gain skills and knowledge for the dynamic world of retail and sales.
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New Zealand Certificate in Adult and Tertiary Teaching (Level 5)
Enhance your teaching skills and further your career.
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Computing Short Courses

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Access for Beginners
Develop your skills using Microsoft Access.
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Access Enhanced
Enhance your knowledge and build your skills in Microsoft Access
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Computing Basics
This Computing Basics course introduces you to your computer.
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Computing Basics (Driving tests)
This course provides beginner computer users with the basics in the use of hardware and software components, file management, keyboarding, internet and email.
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Excel for Beginners
Develop your skills using the spreadsheet application package Microsoft Excel.
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Excel Enhanced
Enhance your knowledge and build your skills in Excel.
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Keyboarding for Beginners
Learn how to use the keyboard correctly and develop your touch-typing technique.
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PowerPoint for Beginners
Develop your skills in PowerPoint to plan, design, create and deliver a presentation.
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Publisher for Beginners
Develop your skills using Microsoft Publisher.
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Web Design for Beginners
This course provides you with the knowledge and skills to create a web page using Microsoft Expression Web.
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Word for Beginners
Develop your skills using the word processing application package Microsoft Word.
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Word Enhanced
Enhance your knowledge and build your skills in Microsoft Word.
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Food and Hospitality Short Course

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Barista Essentials
This course will give you the technical skills required to operate a commercial espresso machine and produce espresso and espresso-based beverages.
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