Inspire others to learn and reach their potential with a career in education. You’ll get to help others to gain new skills and knowledge, and develop their ability to learn.

Our education qualifications

Whether you want to teach preschoolers, lead adult and vocational education, build on your teaching skills, or return to teaching after an absence our qualifications will give you the skills to make a difference.

We are New Zealand’s specialist distance-learning provider of early childhood education training. 

If you are a teacher who wants to regain your Practising Certificate, we offer Teacher education refresh courses. We also offer qualifications in adult teaching, education technology and assessment.


Graduate Diploma in Teaching (Secondary Technology Education)

Open Polytechnic will be soon be offering the Graduate Diploma in Teaching (Secondary Technology Education).

We're currently taking registrations of interest, please visit this webpage for more information:

Registration of Interest



Download our Education Prospectus

At Open Polytechnic we specialise in flexible, distance and online learning that is designed to help you fit study around your work and life commitments.

For more information about what education programmes we offer download our Education Prospectus  (PDF 2MB)

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