Otago Polytechnic

If you are job-seeking or embarking on a new career direction, we can help you develop the skills to help you find employment.

Package overview

  • Tailor your package so that it is personalised to your needs
  • Flexible; complete your package in your own time
  • Each course you complete will give you a unit standard which you can add to your CV
  • Our resources are free to use. If you choose to complete an assessment to officially gain a unit standard this costs $10 per unit. 

Topics include:

CV Presentation

Is your CV up to scratch? We will help you create your CV requirements and cover letter.

Interview Skills

Not sure how to present yourself at an interview? We will work through interview techniques and help you develop your communication skills.

Health and Safety

With ever increasing workplace compliance, employers need their staff to be up to speed with the latest health and safety legislation. We can train you to gain your Workplace Health and Safety unit standard.

Customer Service

All businesses depend on their customers; all customers deserve a high standard of service. We can help you gain customer service skills.

Computer Skills

Need to come up to speed and refine your computer capabilities to meet business needs? We can help you improve your skills in Word, Excel, Publisher, PowerPoint, emailing and more.

For more information

Please phone 03 484 7540 or email Jacquie.Hayes@op.ac.nz

To enrol

Please complete an Otago Polytechnic short course enrolment form