Upcoming events

2020

February 2020

March 2020

04 Close View Food Safety
When
Start/End 4 Mar 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

$195 (ex GST)

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Gain the practical skills and knowledge required to prepare food safely in a commercial kitchen environment. This course covers all basic skills and etiquettes when cooking and handling different types of food, and provides compliance for most food service premises.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 2 days on March 4 and March 11.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
11 Close View Midwifery information session - Ashburton
When
Start/End 11 Mar 2020 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Duration 1 hour and 30 minutes  Location Ara Ashburton campus
Pricing

Free

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Discover how you can study for a Bachelor of Midwifery and shape a career as a registered midwife guiding women through one of life's most meaningful events. The information session outlines the blended delivery model we use, and how this enables you to study and work in your own community. It also gives an overview of the support that is available from midwifery lecturers based in your region.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
17 Close View Midwifery information session - Blenheim
When
Start/End 17 Mar 2020 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Duration 1 hour and 30 minutes  Location NMIT, Budge Street, Blenheim
Pricing

Free

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Discover how you can study for a Bachelor of Midwifery and shape a career as a registered midwife guiding women through one of life's most meaningful events. The information session outlines the blended delivery model we use, and how this enables you to study and work in your own community. It also gives an overview of the support that is available from midwifery lecturers based in your region.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
18 Close View NASDA For A Day
When
Start/End 18 Mar 2020 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience what it’s like to be a NASDA student. Observe the day’s activities and explore the performing arts options and specialised facilities at NASDA.

For year 12 and 13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
18 Close View Midwifery information session - Nelson
When
Start/End 18 Mar 2020 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Duration 1 hour and 30 minutes  Location NMIT, Hardy Street, Nelson
Pricing

Free

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Discover how you can study for a Bachelor of Midwifery and shape a career as a registered midwife guiding women through one of life's most meaningful events. The information session outlines the blended delivery model we use, and how this enables you to study and work in your own community. It also gives an overview of the support that is available from midwifery lecturers based in your region.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
18 Close View Midwifery information session - Timaru
When
Start/End 18 Mar 2020 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Duration 1 hour and 30 minutes  Location TA316, Ara Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Discover how you can study for a Bachelor of Midwifery and shape a career as a registered midwife guiding women through one of life's most meaningful events. The information session outlines the blended delivery model we use, and how this enables you to study and work in your own community. It also gives an overview of the support that is available from midwifery lecturers based in your region.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
20 Close View Engineer for a Day
When
Start/End 20 Mar 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - city campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience engineering design through project-based activities using computer aided design, robotics and structural engineering. Find out about Ara’s engineering diploma and degree, available in civil, electrical and mechanical options.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara for 2020.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
25 Close View NASDA For A Day
When
Start/End 25 Mar 2020 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience what it’s like to be a NASDA student. Observe the day’s activities and explore the performing arts options and specialised facilities at NASDA.

For year 12 and 13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
25 Close View Applied Science Information Session
When
Start/End 25 Mar 2020 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM Duration 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Interested in health or sport? Want to engage with people and have a positive impact on their lifestyle, nutrition or sports performance? Come along to our info session to learn about our degrees in health promotion, nutrition and sport science and their excellent mix of theory, practical and industry work experience.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you'll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
25 Close View Osteopathy Information Session
When
Start/End 25 Mar 2020 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM Duration 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Come and find out about osteopathy as a career and learn about our Bachelor of Musculoskeletal Health.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you'll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
25 Close View Pre-Health Study Preparation Information Session (Allied Health)
When
Start/End 25 Mar 2020 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM Duration 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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If you’d like a career in the health sector, but you don’t meet the entry requirements for a diploma or degree programme, come along to our Pre-health Information Session to learn about our Certificate in Study and Career Preparation. This qualification is designed to equip you with the academic skills and confidence needed for higher-level study in subjects like osteopathy.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you'll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
26 Close View Senior Design Taster
When
Start/End 26 Mar 2020 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Duration 5 hours  Location Ashburton campus
Pricing

Free

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Participate in hands-on design activities and see what happens in our visual communication, photography and animation classes.

For year 11-13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
27 Close View Graduation (Christchurch morning ceremony)
Graduation
When
Start/End 27 Mar 2020 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Duration 2 hours  Location Christchurch Town Hall
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You made it – congratulations! Now come and celebrate with your fellow students, Ara staff, family and friends at graduation. At graduation, we formally and publicly acknowledge your hard work and achievement, and leave you with a sense of anticipation and excitement for the future that awaits you.

 
For more information
See the full event page
27 Close View Graduation (Christchurch afternoon ceremony)
Graduation
When
Start/End 27 Mar 2020 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Duration 2 hours  Location Christchurch Town Hall
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You made it – congratulations! Now come and celebrate with your fellow students, Ara staff, family and friends at graduation. At graduation, we formally and publicly acknowledge your hard work and achievement, and leave you with a sense of anticipation and excitement for the future that awaits you.

 
For more information
See the full event page

April 2020

01 Close View Food Safety
When
Start/End 1 Apr 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru Campus
Pricing

$195 (ex GST)

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Gain the practical skills and knowledge required to prepare food safely in a commercial kitchen environment. This course covers all basic skills and etiquettes when cooking and handling different types of food, and provides compliance for most food service premises.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 2 days on April 1 and April 8.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
01 Close View Pre-Health Study Preparation Information Session (Nursing, Midwifery & Medical Imaging)
When
Start/End 1 Apr 2020 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM Duration 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - Manawa Campus
Pricing

Free

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If you’d like a career in the health sector, but you don’t meet the entry requirements for a diploma or degree programme, come along to our Pre-health Information Session to learn about our Certificate in Study and Career Preparation. This qualification is designed to equip you with the academic skills and confidence needed for higher-level study in subjects like nursing, midwifery and medical imaging.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you'll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
02 Close View Builder for a Day
When
Start/End 2 Apr 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Try a range of hands-on experiences in the construction industry and see if being a builder is the right career for you.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
03 Close View Builder for a Day
When
Start/End 3 Apr 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Woolston campus
Pricing

Free

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Try a range of hands-on experiences in the construction industry and see if being a builder or joiner is the right career for you.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
15 Close View Let’s Get Cooking Pasifika
When
Start/End 15 Apr 2020 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Duration 4 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Discover the career opportunities in the food and hospitality sector with this hands-on event for Pasifika teenagers and their parents. Includes team cooking activities and a shared lunch. All friends and fanau welcome to join in for lunch.

For Pasifika teenagers and fanau. (Lunch from 1pm-2pm, all welcome)

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
17 Close View Let’s Get Cooking Māori & Pasifika
When
Start/End 17 Apr 2020 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Duration 4 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Discover the career opportunities in the food and hospitality sector with this hands-on event for Māori and Pasifika teenagers and their parents. Includes team cooking activities and a shared lunch. All friends, whānau and fanau welcome to join in for lunch (lunch from 12pm to 1pm).

For Māori and Pasifika teenagers, whānau and fanau.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
20 Close View IT Girls
When
Start/End 20 Apr 2020 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Duration 7 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Get hands-on with IT – including gaming, the internet and robotics, and explore the enormous array of career opportunities available in this fast-evolving industry. Please note, this holiday workshop has been designed for girls only.

This offering is for year 9 and 10 students only.

Please note this event runs for 2 days, on Monday 20 and Tuesday 21 April.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
21 Close View Flight Engineer
When
Start/End 21 Apr 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

$50 (ex GST), hardship grants available

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Combine science and engineering for a range of hands-on, flight-related projects, while developing analytical skills and solutions to overcome challenges. You’ll also find out about Ara’s diploma and degree study options in engineering and science.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
29 Close View Workskills Term 2: Keeping Yourself Safe
When
Start/End 29 Apr 2020 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Duration 3 hours  Location Christchurch City campus
Pricing

$485 (ex GST)

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Learn ways of keeping personal property safe and how to identify potentially hazardous situations and appropriate actions to be taken, including looking after personal belongings, emergency procedures, health and safety in the community, road rules, using public transport and where to get help.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs from April 29 – July 2, Duration: Wednesday and Thursday mornings

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
29 Close View NASDA For A Day
When
Start/End 29 Apr 2020 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience what it’s like to be a NASDA student. Observe the day’s activities and explore the performing arts options and specialised facilities at NASDA.

For year 12 and 13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
30 Close View Music Arts For A Day
When
Start/End 30 Apr 2020 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 4 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience what it’s like to study music full-time at Ara Music Arts. Take a tour of the school and meet tutors and students and talk to current students and our passionate tutors.

For year 12 and 13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page

May 2020

07 Close View Café Foods
When
Start/End 7 May 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru Campus
Pricing

$620 (ex GST)

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Thinking of working in a kitchen or wondering what it would be like to be a chef? This course provides hands-on opportunities to work in a commercial kitchen environment.  Find out if this is the career for you and learn how to prepare a range of sandwiches and bakery goods that would be served in cafes.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 6 Thursdays, from May 7 – June 11.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
07 Close View Carpentry Essentials
When
Start/End 7 May 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

$380 (ex GST)

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Work through a range of practical activities that will introduce you to carpentry as a trade. This course will help you decide whether being a builder is the right career for you.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 4 days, on May 7, 14, 21 and 28.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
08 Close View Introduction to Welding
When
Start/End 8 May 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

$285 (ex GST)

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Engage in a range of hands-on activities in a welding workshop and get introduced to and explore aspects of this trade to help you decide on possible career and study options.

Please note this event runs for 3 days, on May 8, 15 and 22.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
08 Close View Sparky for a Day
When
Start/End 8 May 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Woolston campus
Pricing

Free

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Try a range of hands-on experiences in the electrical industry and see if being an electrician is the right career for you.

This offering is for Year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
11 Close View Beauty Therapy Taster
When
Start/End 11 May 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience beauty therapy as a career. Learn to perform a mini facial, manicure and day makeup on your classmates and then take your turn to be pampered.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
11 Close View Beauty Therapy Taster
When
Start/End 11 May 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience beauty therapy as a career. Learn to perform a mini facial, manicure and day makeup on your classmates and then take your turn to be pampered.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
14 Close View Music Arts For A Day
When
Start/End 14 May 2020 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 4 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience what it’s like to study music full-time at Ara Music Arts. Take a tour of the school and meet tutors and students and talk to current students and our passionate tutors.

For year 12 and 13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
15 Close View Painting & Decorating for a Day
When
Start/End 15 May 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Woolston campus
Pricing

Free

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A career as a painter and decorator is much more varied than you probably realise. At this event you can learn about all it and have a go at something different by getting creative with paint and stencils.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
15 Close View Plumber for a Day
When
Start/End 15 May 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Woolston campus
Pricing

Free

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Try a range of hands-on experiences in the plumbing industry and see if being a plumber is the right career for you.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
18 Close View IT Girls
When
Start/End 18 May 2020 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Duration 7 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Get hands-on with IT – including gaming, the internet and robotics, and explore the enormous array of career opportunities available in this fast-evolving industry. Please note, this holiday workshop has been designed for girls only.

This offering is for year 9 and 10 students only.

Please note this event runs for 2 days, on Monday 18 and Tuesday 19 May.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
18 Close View Shadow an Ara Graduate
When
Start/End 18 May 2020 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Duration 5 hours and 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
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Follow and observe an Ara graduate in their workplace for a morning then return to Ara for lunch and a discussion about your experience. Spend the afternoon at Te Ohaka – the centre for growth and innovation based at Ara – to explore areas of business you’re interested in.

Shadow an Ara Graduate may occur on any day of this week (18 May – 22 May), subject to Ara graduate availability.

For Year 11-13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
19 Close View Business Escape Room
When
Start/End 19 May 2020 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Duration 5 hours and 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Work as a team to problem solve your way out of a tricky business situation - the clock is ticking! Develop your thinking around business strategies and teamwork in an office environment and find out about business-related career options.

This offering is for year 9 and 10 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
20 Close View NASDA For A Day
When
Start/End 20 May 2020 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience what it’s like to be a NASDA student. Observe the day’s activities and explore the performing arts options and specialised facilities at NASDA.

For year 12 and 13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

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20 Close View Social Work and Human Services Information Session
When
Start/End 20 May 2020 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Duration 1 hour  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Do you like the idea of being able to help individuals and families overcome challenging situations in their lives? If so, come and learn about our Bachelor of Social Work and the opportunities of a career in this rewarding profession.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

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21 Close View Senior Arts Taster
When
Start/End 21 May 2020 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Duration 5 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Spend a day in our art classes in Timaru, participating in hands-on sessions. Come along and explore your creativity with drawing, acrylic painting or relief printmaking, and receive guidance and careers information from our experienced art tutors.

For year 11-13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

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22 Close View Create your Own Web Page
When
Start/End 22 May 2020 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Duration 5 hours and 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Get some expert advice on how to create your own web page and get creative with HTML! Expand your knowledge of IT and find out about career paths in this ever-changing field.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you'll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
22 Close View Create your Own Web Page
When
Start/End 22 May 2020 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Duration 5 hours and 30 minutes  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Get some expert advice on how to create your own web page and get creative with HTML! Expand your knowledge of IT and find out about career paths in this ever-changing field.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you'll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
25 Close View Shadow an Ara Graduate
When
Start/End 25 May 2020 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Duration 5 hours and 30 minutes  Location Timaru campus
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Follow and observe an Ara graduate in their workplace for a morning then return to Ara for lunch and a discussion about your experience. Spend the afternoon at Ara exploring areas of business you’re interested in.

Shadow an Ara Graduate may occur on any day of this week (25 May – 29 May), subject to Ara graduate availability.

For Year 11-13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
26 Close View Basic Knife Skills & Food Safety
When
Start/End 26 May 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

$175 (ex GST)

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Become skilled in an essential area of any commercial kitchen environment. This course will prepare you to be able to work in a kitchen or food business and provides compliance for most food service premises for safe food practices.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 2 days, on May 26 and May 27.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
26 Close View Business Escape Room
When
Start/End 26 May 2020 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Duration 5 hours and 30 minutes  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Work as a team to problem solve your way out of a tricky business situation - the clock is ticking! Develop your thinking around business strategies and teamwork in an office environment and find out about business-related career options.

This offering is for year 9 and 10 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
27 Close View Mechanical Trades Engineer for a Day
When
Start/End 27 May 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Explore machine-shop fundamentals and try a range of hands-on experiences in the mechanical engineering industry to see if being a mechanical engineer is the right career for you.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
28 Close View Senior Design Taster
When
Start/End 28 May 2020 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Duration 5 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Participate in hands-on design activities and see what happens in our visual communication, photography and animation classes.

For year 11-13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
28 Close View Music Arts For A Day
When
Start/End 28 May 2020 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 4 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience what it’s like to study music full-time at Ara Music Arts. Take a tour of the school and meet tutors and students and talk to current students and our passionate tutors.

For year 12 and 13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
29 Close View Engineer for a Day
When
Start/End 29 May 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - city campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience engineering design through project-based activities using computer aided design, robotics and structural engineering. Find out about Ara’s engineering diploma and degree, available in civil, electrical and mechanical options.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara for 2020.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
29 Close View Welder for a Day
When
Start/End 29 May 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Woolston campus
Pricing

Free

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Try a range of hands-on experiences in the welding industry and see if being a welder is the right career for you.

This offering is for Year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page

June 2020

02 Close View An Audience with Metro News
When
Start/End 2 Jun 2020 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Duration 1 hour and 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Interested in journalism or screen and TV production? Watch a real-life news programme being broadcast and take a tour of the New Zealand Broadcasting School at Ara – the best broadcasting school in the country.

This offering is for year 12 and 13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
03 Close View An Audience with Metro News
When
Start/End 3 Jun 2020 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Duration 1 hour and 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Interested in journalism or screen and TV production? Watch a real-life news programme being broadcast and take a tour of the New Zealand Broadcasting School at Ara – the best broadcasting school in the country.

This offering is for year 12 and 13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
04 Close View An Audience with Metro News
When
Start/End 4 Jun 2020 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Duration 1 hour and 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Interested in journalism or screen and TV production? Watch a real-life news programme being broadcast and take a tour of the New Zealand Broadcasting School at Ara – the best broadcasting school in the country.

This offering is for year 12 and 13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
05 Close View Introduction to Welding
When
Start/End 5 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

$285 (ex GST)

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Engage in a range of hands-on activities in a welding workshop and get introduced to and explore aspects of this trade to help you decide on possible career and study options.

Please note this event runs for 3 days, on June 5, 12 and 19.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
08 Close View Hairdressing Taster
When
Start/End 8 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Find out if hairdressing is for you! Learn braiding, foiling and styling techniques using our mannequins then style each other’s hair.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
08 Close View The Art of Hospitality - Cookery
When
Start/End 8 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Is cookery the right career for you? Find out here! Learn the culinary skills required to prepare, cook and serve a three-course menu to customers in our real, on-campus restaurant.

This offering is for Year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 2 days, on June 8 and June 9.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
08 Close View The Art of Hospitality - Cookery
When
Start/End 8 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Is cookery the right career for you? Find out here! Learn the culinary skills required to prepare, cook and serve a three-course menu to customers in our real, on-campus restaurant.

This offering is for Year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 2 days, on June 8 and June 9.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
08 Close View The Art of Hospitality - Restaurant
When
Start/End 8 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Is a career in hospitality for you? Find out here! Get hands-on experience in hospitality by learning restaurant skills and help run our real, on-campus restaurant.

This offering is for Year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 2 days, on June 8 and June 9.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
08 Close View The Art of Hospitality - Restaurant
When
Start/End 8 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Is a career in hospitality for you? Find out here! Get hands-on experience in hospitality by learning restaurant skills and help run our real, on-campus restaurant.

This offering is for Year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 2 days, on June 8 and June 9.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
09 Close View Beauty Therapy Taster
When
Start/End 9 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience beauty therapy as a career. Learn to perform a mini facial, manicure and day makeup on your classmates and then take your turn to be pampered.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
09 Close View Beauty Therapy Taster
When
Start/End 9 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience beauty therapy as a career. Learn to perform a mini facial, manicure and day makeup on your classmates and then take your turn to be pampered.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
09 Close View Hairdressing Taster
When
Start/End 9 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Find out if hairdressing is for you! Learn braiding, foiling and styling techniques using our mannequins then style each other’s hair.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
10 Close View Introduction to Medical Imaging
When
Start/End 10 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - Manawa campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience our safe, world-class simulated medical imaging environment to see if this is the career for you.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
10 Close View NASDA For A Day
When
Start/End 10 Jun 2020 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience what it’s like to be a NASDA student. Observe the day’s activities and explore the performing arts options and specialised facilities at NASDA.

For year 12 and 13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
11 Close View Introduction to Nursing
When
Start/End 11 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - Manawa campus
Pricing

Free

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Gain an introduction to essential nursing skills like taking medical observations and washing your hands so they’re REALLY clean.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
11 Close View Senior Design Taster
When
Start/End 11 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Duration 5 hours  Location Oamaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Participate in hands-on design activities and see what happens in our visual communication, photography and animation classes.

For year 11-13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
11 Close View Music Arts For A Day
When
Start/End 11 Jun 2020 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 4 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience what it’s like to study music full-time at Ara Music Arts. Take a tour of the school and meet tutors and students and talk to current students and our passionate tutors.

For year 12 and 13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
15 Close View Introduction to Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy
When
Start/End 15 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Get a taste of the hairdressing and beauty therapy industries as a possible career! Receive your “look” brief then create the hair and make-up to suit.

This offering is for year 9 and 10 students only.

Please note this event runs for 2 days, on June 15 and June 16.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
15 Close View Introduction to Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy
When
Start/End 15 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Get a taste of the hairdressing and beauty therapy industries as a possible career! Receive your “look” brief then create the hair and make-up to suit.

This offering is for year 9 and 10 students only.

Please note this event runs for 2 days, on June 15 and June 16.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
15 Close View Network Servers and VOIP/IP
When
Start/End 15 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Duration 5 hours and 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Find out about career paths in this ever-changing field and expand your knowledge of IT. Learn about the skills and attributes required for IT roles such as business analyst, IT consultant, project manager and more. Then, explore how to build a network, make telephone calls between and across networks, and how the internet supports Voice-over Internet Protocol (VOIP). You’ll also learn how to install and configure a virtualised MS Windows server with mirrored drives.

For year 11-13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
16 Close View Introduction to Nursing
When
Start/End 16 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - Manawa campus
Pricing

Free

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Gain an introduction to essential nursing skills like taking medical observations and washing your hands so they’re REALLY clean.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
16 Close View Scripting and Data
When
Start/End 16 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Duration 5 hours and 30 minutes  Location Christchurch – City Campus
Pricing

Free

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Expand your knowledge of IT, web design and mobile devices and find out about career paths in this ever-changing field.

Learn about the skills and attributes required for IT roles such as business analyst, IT data consultant, project manager and more. Then, explore how to manage big data, how databases work and how to create one. You’ll also redesign a web page to work on mobile screens and implement your design with HTML and CCS. Then, you’ll learn about being a front-end developer using woof.js – the next step from using Scratch.

For year 11-13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
17 Close View Art & Design for a Day
When
Start/End 17 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Duration 5 hours  Location Christchurch – City Campus
Pricing

Free

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Participate in hands-on activities and see what happens in our classes in two subjects of your choice. Select from art, visual communication, photography, motion design and fashion.

For year 12 & 13 students.

Note: After registration, please send an email with your name and event date to engagement@ara.ac.nz stating which two subjects you’ve selected from the above options.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
17 Close View Barbering Taster
When
Start/End 17 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Spend the day alongside our barbering students and learn the basics of becoming a professional barber from our experienced tutors. Learn how to do a cutthroat shave and have a go on a balloon, apply professional treatments and discover how to make artistic clipper patterns like steps and fades.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
17 Close View Early Childhood Education Taster
When
Start/End 17 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Duration 5 hours and 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Discover the delights of working in the early childhood sector with hands-on activities including games, quizzes, teaching and creating, and meet current early childhood education students to get a feel for what it’s like.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

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17 Close View Early Childhood Education Taster
When
Start/End 17 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
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Free

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Discover the delights of working in the early childhood sector with hands-on activities including games, quizzes, teaching and creating, and meet current early childhood education students to get a feel for what it’s like.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
18 Close View Photoshop for Photography
When
Start/End 18 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Duration 5 hours  Location Timaru campus
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Free

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Learn from our expert tutors how to enhance and manipulate photos you’ve taken using Photoshop. We’ll cover ‘Photoshop 101’ and advanced features suited to individual interests. This free, hands-on day is a great way to find out what’s possible with this software and where it can take you in the industry.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you'll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
18 Close View Scripting and Data
When
Start/End 18 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Duration 5 hours and 30 minutes  Location Timaru campus
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Free

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Expand your knowledge of IT, web design and mobile devices and find out about career paths in this ever-changing field.

Learn about the skills and attributes required for IT roles such as business analyst, IT data consultant, project manager and more. Then, explore how to manage big data, how databases work and how to create one. You’ll also redesign a web page to work on mobile screens and implement your design with HTML and CCS. Then, you’ll learn about being a front-end developer using woof.js – the next step from using Scratch.

For year 11-13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

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18 Close View Automotive – Car Club
When
Start/End 18 Jun 2020 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Duration 2 hours  Location Woolston campus
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Free

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Passionate about cars? Learn the basics of the automotive trade through hands-on experiences in an automotive workshop and see if it is the right career for you.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
19 Close View Network Servers and VOIP/IP
When
Start/End 19 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Duration 5 hours and 30 minutes  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Find out about career paths in this ever-changing field and expand your knowledge of IT. Learn about the skills and attributes required for IT roles such as business analyst, IT consultant, project manager and more. Then, explore how to build a network, make telephone calls between and across networks, and how the internet supports Voice-over Internet Protocol (VOIP). You’ll also learn how to install and configure a virtualised MS Windows server with mirrored drives.

For year 11-13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

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24 Close View Introduction to Nursing
When
Start/End 24 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - Manawa campus
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Free

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Gain an introduction to essential nursing skills like taking medical observations and washing your hands so they’re REALLY clean.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
25 Close View Automotive - Introduction to Vehicle Servicing
When
Start/End 25 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Try a range of hands-on activities in an automotive workshop and see if this is the right career for you. This one day course will cover the fundamentals of vehicle servicing in a practical workshop environment.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
25 Close View Photoshop for Photography
When
Start/End 25 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Duration 5 hours  Location Oamaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Learn from our expert tutors how to enhance and manipulate photos you’ve taken using Photoshop. We’ll cover ‘Photoshop 101’ and advanced features suited to individual interests. This free, hands-on day is a great way to find out what’s possible with this software and where it can take you in the industry.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you'll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
26 Close View Welder for a Day
When
Start/End 26 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
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Free

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Try a range of hands-on experiences in the welding industry and see if being a welder is the right career for you.

This offering is for Year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
29 Close View Introduction to Hospitality
When
Start/End 29 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Get a taste of the hospitality environment! Try your hand at making your own version of a delicious burger in our commercial kitchen and create mocktails in our training bar. And of course you get to eat and drink your creations too.

This offering is for year 9 to 11 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you'll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
29 Close View Introduction to Hospitality
When
Start/End 29 Jun 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Get a taste of the hospitality environment! Try your hand at making your own version of a delicious burger in our commercial kitchen and create mocktails in our training bar. And of course you get to eat and drink your creations too.

This offering is for year 9 to 11 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you'll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page

July 2020

01 Close View Barista Essentials
When
Start/End 1 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Duration 7 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

$420 (ex GST)

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Become competent in the operation of a commercial espresso machine and earn Level 2 and 3 credits with Barista Online. Learn how to produce a range of beverages to give you experience in the hospitality industry and/or prepare for employment.

Please note, this course has approximately 20 hours of online learning prior to course commencement.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 3 days, from July 1 – July 3.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
01 Close View Introduction to Animal Science
When
Start/End 1 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch – City campus
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Free

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Find out what it takes to work with animals or as a vet nurse, tour our facilities and meet some of our furry friends.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
02 Close View Builder for a Day
When
Start/End 2 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
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Free

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Try a range of hands-on experiences in the construction industry and see if being a builder is the right career for you.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
03 Close View Builder for a Day
When
Start/End 3 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Woolston campus
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Free

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Try a range of hands-on experiences in the construction industry and see if being a builder or joiner is the right career for you.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
06 Close View Barbering Essentials
When
Start/End 6 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Duration 7 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

$400 (ex GST)

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Try out popular barbering techniques, meet our expert tutors and experience our modern facilities to help you decide if barbering is the career for you.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 4 days, from July 6 – July 9.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
06 Close View Beauty Therapy Essentials
When
Start/End 6 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Duration 7 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

$400 (ex GST)

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Learn how to perform facials, tinting, manicures, pedicures and basic beauty massage. Pick up some great skills and find out if beauty therapy is the career for you.

Please note this event runs for 4 days, from July 6 - July 9.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
06 Close View Introduction to Patternmaking
When
Start/End 6 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Duration 7 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

$340 (ex GST)

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Learn how to make pattern blocks for clothing using drafting and measuring equipment, plus basic flat patternmaking techniques and how to apply them to make patterns for a variety of outerwear.

Please note this event runs for 5 days, from July 6 – July 10.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
06 Close View NZBS On Air Workshop
When
Start/End 6 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

$500 (ex GST)

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Get hands-on experience at the New Zealand Broadcasting School and give yourself a head start when applying to study with us. See if this is the career for you by working in a genuine radio and television production setting. Try a range of roles like floor managing, directing and announcing, make a real radio broadcast and have a go at operating cameras, sound and lighting.

This offering is for year 12 and 13 students only.

This is a 4 day workshop - Monday July 6 to Thursday July 9.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
07 Close View Fish n Chips n Science
When
Start/End 7 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Ever wondered how much fat is in your fish n chips? Analyse different foods and learn how businesses use these techniques to create their products and what career options exist in this area.

This offering is for year 9 and 10 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you'll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
09 Close View Photoshop for Photography
When
Start/End 9 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Duration 5 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Learn from our expert tutors how to enhance and manipulate photos you’ve taken using Photoshop. We’ll cover ‘Photoshop 101’ and advanced features suited to individual interests. This free, hands-on day is a great way to find out what’s possible with this software and where it can take you in the industry.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you'll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
09 Close View NZBS Information Session & Tour
When
Start/End 9 Jul 2020 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Duration 1 hour and 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Learn more about the Bachelor of Broadcasting Communications programme at Ara, take a tour of our facilities and meet students and tutors.

This offering is for year 12 and 13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
14 Close View SportSmart
When
Start/End 14 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
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Free

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Interested in fitness, nutrition and wellbeing? Discover the science behind nutrition and peak sports performance, and how this science is applied when working with elite athletes with this interactive two-day workshop. SportSmart takes place at The Zone, a purpose-designed facility with world-class high performance sport analysis equipment. Lunch and morning tea are provided.

This offering is for Year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 2 days, on July 14 and July 15.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
21 Close View Japanese for Travel & Tourism
When
Start/End 21 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Combine travel and tourism with language to see how one can benefit the other and explore study pathways and career opportunities.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
22 Close View Workskills Term 3: Emotions and Life Issues
When
Start/End 22 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Duration 3 hours  Location Christchurch City campus
Pricing

$485 (ex GST)

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Learn how to recognise feelings of grief, anger and stress, and how to identify and describe appropriate responses to unsafe situations. Gain strategies for dealing with bullying and abuse, using social media safely and problem solving in social situations.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs from July 22 – September 24, Duration: Wednesday and Thursday mornings

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
22 Close View NASDA For A Day
When
Start/End 22 Jul 2020 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience what it’s like to be a NASDA student. Observe the day’s activities and explore the performing arts options and specialised facilities at NASDA.

For year 12 and 13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
23 Close View Carpentry Essentials
When
Start/End 23 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

$380 (ex GST)

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Work through a range of practical activities that will introduce you to carpentry as a trade. This course will help you decide whether being a builder is the right career for you.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 4 days, on July 23, July 30, August 6 & August 13.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
26 Close View How to Smash Your NASDA Audition
When
Start/End 26 Jul 2020 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Duration 3 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Gain the tools you need to present well at any audition, and in particular at your audition to study at our National Academy of Singing and Dramatic Art (NASDA). Includes tips from the panel on what they’re looking for.

This offering is for year 12 and 13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
28 Close View Basic Knife Skills & Food Safety
When
Start/End 28 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

$175 (ex GST)

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Become skilled in an essential area of any commercial kitchen environment. This course will prepare you to be able to work in a kitchen or food business and provides compliance for most food service premises for safe food practices.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 2 days, on July 28 and July 29.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
29 Close View Food Safety
When
Start/End 29 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

$195 (ex GST)

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Gain the practical skills and knowledge required to prepare food safely in a commercial kitchen environment. This course covers all basic skills and etiquettes when cooking and handling different types of food, and provides compliance for most food service premises.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 2 days on July 29 and August 5.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
29 Close View Osteopathy Information Session
When
Start/End 29 Jul 2020 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM Duration 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Come and find out about osteopathy as a career and learn about our Bachelor of Musculoskeletal Health.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you'll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
29 Close View Pre-Health Study Preparation Information Session (Allied Health)
When
Start/End 29 Jul 2020 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM Duration 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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If you’d like a career in the health sector, but you don’t meet the entry requirements for a diploma or degree programme, come along to our Pre-health Information Session to learn about our Certificate in Study and Career Preparation. This qualification is designed to equip you with the academic skills and confidence needed for higher-level study in subjects like osteopathy.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you'll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
30 Close View Café Foods
When
Start/End 30 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City Campus
Pricing

$620 (ex GST)

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Thinking of working in a kitchen or wondering what it would be like to be a chef? This course provides hands-on opportunities to work in a commercial kitchen environment.  Find out if this is the career for you and learn how to prepare a range of sandwiches and bakery goods that would be served in cafes.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 6 Thursdays, from July 30 – September 3.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
30 Close View Welder for a Day
When
Start/End 30 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Try a range of hands-on experiences in the welding industry and see if being a welder is the right career for you.

This offering is for Year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
30 Close View Music Arts For A Day
When
Start/End 30 Jul 2020 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 4 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience what it’s like to study music full-time at Ara Music Arts. Take a tour of the school and meet tutors and students and talk to current students and our passionate tutors.

For year 12 and 13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
31 Close View Sparky for a Day
When
Start/End 31 Jul 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Woolston campus
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Free

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Try a range of hands-on experiences in the electrical industry and see if being an electrician is the right career for you.

This offering is for Year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page

August 2020

05 Close View Midwifery information session - Timaru
When
Start/End 5 Aug 2020 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Duration 1 hour and 30 minutes  Location TA316, Ara Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Discover how you can study for a Bachelor of Midwifery and shape a career as a registered midwife guiding women through one of life's most meaningful events. The information session outlines the blended delivery model we use, and how this enables you to study and work in your own community. It also gives an overview of the support that is available from midwifery lecturers based in your region.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
05 Close View Pre-Health Study Preparation Information Session (Nursing, Midwifery & Medical Imaging)
When
Start/End 5 Aug 2020 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM Duration 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - Manawa Campus
Pricing

Free

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If you’d like a career in the health sector, but you don’t meet the entry requirements for a diploma or degree programme, come along to our Pre-health Information Session to learn about our Certificate in Study and Career Preparation. This qualification is designed to equip you with the academic skills and confidence needed for higher-level study in subjects like nursing, midwifery and medical imaging.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you'll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
07 Close View Engineer for a Day
When
Start/End 7 Aug 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - city campus
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Free

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Experience engineering design through project-based activities using computer aided design, robotics and structural engineering. Find out about Ara’s engineering diploma and degree, available in civil, electrical and mechanical options.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara for 2020.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
07 Close View Mechanical Trades Engineer for a Day
When
Start/End 7 Aug 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Woolston campus
Pricing

Free

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Explore machine-shop fundamentals and try a range of hands-on experiences in the mechanical engineering industry to see if being a mechanical engineer is the right career for you.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
07 Close View Plumber for a Day
When
Start/End 7 Aug 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Woolston campus
Pricing

Free

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Try a range of hands-on experiences in the plumbing industry and see if being a plumber is the right career for you.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
10 Close View Hairdressing Taster
When
Start/End 10 Aug 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Find out if hairdressing is for you! Learn braiding, foiling and styling techniques using our mannequins then style each other’s hair.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
11 Close View Business Escape Room
When
Start/End 11 Aug 2020 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Duration 5 hours and 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Work as a team to problem solve your way out of a tricky business situation - the clock is ticking! Develop your thinking around business strategies and teamwork in an office environment and find out about business-related career options.

This offering is for year 9 and 10 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
11 Close View Hairdressing Taster
When
Start/End 11 Aug 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Find out if hairdressing is for you! Learn braiding, foiling and styling techniques using our mannequins then style each other’s hair.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
11 Close View Junior Trades Taster
When
Start/End 11 Aug 2020 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM Duration 3 hours and 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - Woolston campus
Pricing

Free

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Check out the wide range of trades careers available, as you work in teams to complete a hands-on project. Bring together elements of engineering and construction skills to compete against other teams.

This offering is for year 10 and 11 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
11 Close View Midwifery information session - Blenheim
When
Start/End 11 Aug 2020 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Duration 1 hour and 30 minutes  Location NMIT, Budge Street, Blenheim
Pricing

Free

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Discover how you can study for a Bachelor of Midwifery and shape a career as a registered midwife guiding women through one of life's most meaningful events. The information session outlines the blended delivery model we use, and how this enables you to study and work in your own community. It also gives an overview of the support that is available from midwifery lecturers based in your region.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara for 2019.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
12 Close View NASDA For A Day
When
Start/End 12 Aug 2020 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience what it’s like to be a NASDA student. Observe the day’s activities and explore the performing arts options and specialised facilities at NASDA.

For year 12 and 13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
12 Close View Midwifery information session - Ashburton
When
Start/End 12 Aug 2020 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Duration 1 hour and 30 minutes  Location Ara Ashburton campus
Pricing

Free

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Discover how you can study for a Bachelor of Midwifery and shape a career as a registered midwife guiding women through one of life's most meaningful events. The information session outlines the blended delivery model we use, and how this enables you to study and work in your own community. It also gives an overview of the support that is available from midwifery lecturers based in your region.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
12 Close View Midwifery information session - Nelson
When
Start/End 12 Aug 2020 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Duration 1 hour and 30 minutes  Location NMIT, Hardy Street, Nelson
Pricing

Free

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Discover how you can study for a Bachelor of Midwifery and shape a career as a registered midwife guiding women through one of life's most meaningful events. The information session outlines the blended delivery model we use, and how this enables you to study and work in your own community. It also gives an overview of the support that is available from midwifery lecturers based in your region.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara for 2019.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
13 Close View Music Arts For A Day
When
Start/End 13 Aug 2020 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 4 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience what it’s like to study music full-time at Ara Music Arts. Take a tour of the school and meet tutors and students and talk to current students and our passionate tutors.

For year 12 and 13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
14 Close View Painting & Decorating for a Day
When
Start/End 14 Aug 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Woolston campus
Pricing

Free

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A career as a painter and decorator is much more varied than you probably realise. At this event you can learn about all it and have a go at something different by getting creative with paint and stencils.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
17 Close View Shadow an Ara Graduate
When
Start/End 17 Aug 2020 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Duration 5 hours and 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
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Follow and observe an Ara graduate in their workplace for a morning then return to Ara for lunch and a discussion about your experience. Spend the afternoon at Te Ohaka – the centre for growth and innovation based at Ara – to explore areas of business you’re interested in.

Shadow an Ara Graduate may occur on any day of this week (17 August – 21 August), subject to Ara graduate availability.

For Year 11-13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
18 Close View LIVE Facebook Broadcast
When
Start/End 18 Aug 2020 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Duration 1 hour  Location facebook.com/nzbroadcastingschool
Pricing

Free

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Participate in a live Facebook broadcast from the New Zealand Broadcasting School studio. Get online and join us to hear from tutors and current students, and ask questions.

Watch live on facebook.com/nzbroadcastingschool.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
19 Close View Art & Design for a Day
When
Start/End 19 Aug 2020 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Duration 5 hours  Location Christchurch – City Campus
Pricing

Free

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Participate in hands-on activities and see what happens in our classes in two subjects of your choice. Select from art, visual communication, photography, motion design and fashion.

For year 12 & 13 students.

Note: After registration, please send an email with your name and event date to engagement@ara.ac.nz stating which two subjects you’ve selected from the above options.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
19 Close View Food Safety
When
Start/End 19 Aug 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru Campus
Pricing

$195 (ex GST)

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Gain the practical skills and knowledge required to prepare food safely in a commercial kitchen environment. This course covers all basic skills and etiquettes when cooking and handling different types of food, and provides compliance for most food service premises.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 2 days on August 19 and August 26.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
20 Close View Junior Trades Taster
When
Start/End 20 Aug 2020 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM Duration 3 hours and 30 minutes  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Check out the wide range of trades careers available, as you work in teams to complete a hands-on project. Bring together elements of engineering and construction skills to compete against other teams.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
21 Close View Introduction to Mechanical Engineering Trades
When
Start/End 21 Aug 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru Campus
Pricing

$285 (ex GST)

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Engage in a range of practical activities aimed at enabling you to demonstrate knowledge of and apply safe work practises in an engineering workshop environment.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 3 days, on August 21, August 28 and September 4.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
21 Close View Introduction to Welding
When
Start/End 21 Aug 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Woolston campus
Pricing

$285 (ex GST)

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Engage in a range of hands-on activities in a welding workshop and get introduced to and explore aspects of this trade to help you decide on possible career and study options.

Please note this event runs for 3 days, on August 21 and 28, and September 4

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
24 Close View Shadow an Ara Graduate
When
Start/End 24 Aug 2020 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Duration 5 hours and 30 minutes  Location Timaru campus
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Follow and observe an Ara graduate in their workplace for a morning then return to Ara for lunch and a discussion about your experience. Spend the afternoon at Ara exploring areas of business you’re interested in.

Shadow an Ara Graduate may occur on any day of this week (24 August – 28 August), subject to Ara graduate availability.

For Year 11-13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
25 Close View Business Escape Room
When
Start/End 25 Aug 2020 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Duration 5 hours and 30 minutes  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Work as a team to problem solve your way out of a tricky business situation - the clock is ticking! Develop your thinking around business strategies and teamwork in an office environment and find out about business-related career options.

This offering is for year 9 and 10 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
26 Close View Barbering Taster
When
Start/End 26 Aug 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Spend the day alongside our barbering students and learn the basics of becoming a professional barber from our experienced tutors. Learn how to do a cutthroat shave and have a go on a balloon, apply professional treatments and discover how to make artistic clipper patterns like steps and fades.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
27 Close View Music Arts For A Day
When
Start/End 27 Aug 2020 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 4 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience what it’s like to study music full-time at Ara Music Arts. Take a tour of the school and meet tutors and students and talk to current students and our passionate tutors.

For year 12 and 13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page

September 2020

01 Close View Let’s Get Cooking Māori & Pasifika
When
Start/End 1 Sep 2020 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Duration 4 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Discover the career opportunities in the food and hospitality sector with this hands-on event for Māori and Pasifika teenagers and their parents. Includes team cooking activities and a shared lunch. All friends, whānau and fanau welcome to join in for lunch (lunch from 12pm to 1pm).

For Māori and Pasifika teenagers, whānau and fanau.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
03 Close View Junior Arts Taster
When
Start/End 3 Sep 2020 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Duration 5 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Spend a day in our art classes, participating in hands-on sessions. Come along and explore your creativity with drawing, acrylic painting or relief printmaking, and receive guidance and careers information from our experienced art tutors.

This offering is for year 9 and 10 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
09 Close View Café Barista Level 2
When
Start/End 9 Sep 2020 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Duration 7 hours  Location Christchurch
Pricing

$360 (ex GST)

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Get an introduction to coffee making and commercial equipment, and gain work-related skills for the hospitality industry.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 3 days, on September 9, 16 and 23.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
10 Close View Senior Arts Taster
When
Start/End 10 Sep 2020 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Duration 5 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Spend a day in our art classes in Timaru, participating in hands-on sessions. Come along and explore your creativity with drawing, acrylic painting or relief printmaking, and receive guidance and careers information from our experienced art tutors.

For year 11-13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
10 Close View Music Arts For A Day
When
Start/End 10 Sep 2020 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 4 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Experience what it’s like to study music full-time at Ara Music Arts. Take a tour of the school and meet tutors and students and talk to current students and our passionate tutors.

For year 12 and 13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
11 Close View Welder for a Day
When
Start/End 11 Sep 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Woolston campus
Pricing

Free

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Try a range of hands-on experiences in the welding industry and see if being a welder is the right career for you.

This offering is for Year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
14 Close View Japanese 4U!
When
Start/End 14 Sep 2020 9:00 AM Duration N/A  Location Christchurch - city campus
Pricing

Free

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Are you in Year 9 or 10 and not sure whether to take Japanese next year? Spend a day with our Japanese tutors, enjoy some fun language and cultural activities and get excited about the career opportunities that Japanese will offer you in the future. Teachers, arrange a date with us and bring you whole class!

This offering is for year 9 and 10 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
16 Close View Early Childhood Education Taster
When
Start/End 16 Sep 2020 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Duration 5 hours and 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Discover the delights of working in the early childhood sector with hands-on activities including games, quizzes, teaching and creating, and meet current early childhood education students to get a feel for what it’s like.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
16 Close View Early Childhood Education Taster
When
Start/End 16 Sep 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Discover the delights of working in the early childhood sector with hands-on activities including games, quizzes, teaching and creating, and meet current early childhood education students to get a feel for what it’s like.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
16 Close View Social Work and Human Services Information Session
When
Start/End 16 Sep 2020 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Duration 1 hour and 30 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Do you like the idea of being able to help individuals and families overcome challenging situations in their lives? If so, come and learn about our Bachelor of Social Work and the opportunities of a career in this rewarding profession.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

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17 Close View Automotive - Introduction to Engines
When
Start/End 17 Sep 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Try a range of hands-on experiences in an automotive workshop and see if being a mechanic is the right career for you. This one-day course will cover elements of small engine repairs in a practical workshop environment.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

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17 Close View Automotive - Introduction to Vehicle Servicing
When
Start/End 17 Sep 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Woolston campus
Pricing

Free

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Try a range of hands-on activities in an automotive workshop and see if this is the right career for you. This one day course will cover the fundamentals of vehicle servicing in a practical workshop environment.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

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17 Close View Senior Design Taster
When
Start/End 17 Sep 2020 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Duration 5 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Participate in hands-on design activities and see what happens in our visual communication, photography and animation classes.

For year 11-13 students.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

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17 Close View Annual Year 11 Chemistry Competition
When
Start/End 17 Sep 2020 6:45 PM - 9:00 PM Duration 2 hours and 15 minutes  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

Free

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Enter your team of three students into our annual competition and be in to win the $500 grand prize for your school’s chemistry department! You’ll be challenged to identify chemical compounds and explore other related topics to test your skills. Dinner is provided.

This offering is for year 11 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

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18 Close View Let’s Get Cooking Māori & Pasifika
When
Start/End 18 Sep 2020 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Duration 4 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Discover the career opportunities in the food and hospitality sector with this hands-on event for Māori and Pasifika teenagers and their parents. Includes team cooking activities and a shared lunch. All friends, whānau and fanau welcome to join in for lunch (lunch from 12pm to 1pm).

For Māori and Pasifika teenagers, whānau and fanau.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

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23 Close View Introduction to Animal Science
When
Start/End 23 Sep 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch – City campus
Pricing

Free

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Find out what it takes to work with animals or as a vet nurse, tour our facilities and meet some of our furry friends.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

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24 Close View Builder for a Day
When
Start/End 24 Sep 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Try a range of hands-on experiences in the construction industry and see if being a builder is the right career for you.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

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24 Close View Junior Design Taster
When
Start/End 24 Sep 2020 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Duration 5 hours  Location Timaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Participate in hands-on design activities and see what happens in our classes on visual communication, photography, motion design and animation.

This offering is for year 9 and 10 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

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25 Close View Builder for a Day
When
Start/End 25 Sep 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Woolston campus
Pricing

Free

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Try a range of hands-on experiences in the construction industry and see if being a builder or joiner is the right career for you.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page
29 Close View Mission to Antarctica
When
Start/End 29 Sep 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch - City campus
Pricing

$50 (ex GST), hardship grants available

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Join this exciting holiday workshop and discover strategies to explore and protect Antarctica. You’ll use physics, technology, engineering and computer aided design to build habitats that can withstand extreme environments.

You’ll also learn about Antarctic marine life and animals  and meet expert engineers and scientists in the field of Antarctic studies, telecommunications, civil environmental, geology and biology. You will also find out about degree and diploma study options at Ara in engineering and applied science.

This offering is for year 9 and 10 students only.

Please note this event runs for 2 days, on September 29 and September 30.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you'll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

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29 Close View Science and our Environment
When
Start/End 29 Sep 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours  Location Christchurch – City Campus
Pricing

Free

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Find out all about study and career options in science while checking out our facilities, then test aspects of our environment using professional laboratory techniques and equipment.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you’ll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page

October 2020

14 Close View Workskills Term 4: Preparing for Independence
When
Start/End 14 Oct 2020 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Duration 3 hours  Location City campus
Pricing

$485 (ex GST)

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Learn about personal presentation and hygiene, and how to make healthy choices, ask for help and express your wants and needs. You’ll also identify responsibilities leading to greater independence, explore future study options and work out your next steps after leaving this course.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs from October 14 – December 17, Duration: Wednesday and Thursday mornings

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

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15 Close View Junior Arts Taster
When
Start/End 15 Oct 2020 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Duration 5 hours  Location Oamaru campus
Pricing

Free

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Spend a day in our art classes, participating in hands-on sessions. Come along and explore your creativity with drawing, acrylic painting or relief printmaking, and receive guidance and careers information from our experienced art tutors.

This offering is for year 9 and 10 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

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22 Close View Junior Arts Taster
When
Start/End 22 Oct 2020 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Duration 5 hours  Location Ashburton campus
Pricing

Free

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Spend a day in our art classes, participating in hands-on sessions. Come along and explore your creativity with drawing, acrylic painting or relief printmaking, and receive guidance and careers information from our experienced art tutors.

This offering is for year 9 and 10 students only.

This is an Experience Ara offering.At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page

November 2020

03 Close View Café Barista Level 3
When
Start/End 3 Nov 2020 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Duration 7 hours  Location Christchurch City Campus
Pricing

$360 (ex GST)

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Become competent in the operation of a commercial espresso machine and learn how to produce a range of beverages to give you experience in the hospitality industries and/ or prepare you for work.

This offering is for year 11-13 students only.

Please note this event runs for 3 days, on November 3, November 10 and November 17.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you will get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

 
For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586

See the full event page

December 2020

January 2021