Frequently Asked Questions
Do I receive a certificate on course completion?
i. For financial and business courses a certificate is received on completion from Te Wananga o Aotearoa.
ii. For vehicle and machinery training a certificate can be emailed if required for each course. However, on completion of any National Certificate PITO will award a certificate.
How long does it take to get the completed NZQA unit standards registered on my record of learning?
i. For financial and business courses there are no unit standards. The Certificate in Small Business Management is NZQA approved at Level 4. The Certificate in Money Management is NZQA approved at Level 3.
ii. For vehicle and machinery training this process can take three months. To satisfy employment requirements as mentioned above, Training Ventures can, on request, issue a course completion certificate.
Where can the course take place?
i. Financial and business courses take place at the Totara Conference Centre, 407 Queen Street, Masterton (behind Laser Electrical).
ii. For our vehicle and machinery courses we can train anywhere in New Zealand or at our Training Centre in Masterton.
What equipment is needed by the trainee?
For vehicle and machinery training it is recommended that you provide your own machinery e.g. chainsaw, quad bikes, luvs and four-wheel drive vehicle; as these are familiar to the user.However, if this is not possible, Training Ventures can supply more equipment and protective clothing.