Course Only (Certificate of Proficiency)
Reach your personal and professional goals with our course only study option.
Study type Mixed
Cost$Variable costs apply NZ Domestic
Not including any course materials or external exam fees.
Student loans are available if you meet the criteria and enrol in the required number of credits/courses. You will not be eligible if you enrol in only one course.
With our Course only study option you can enrol in standalone courses (or a few) to boost your knowledge and skills, without studying towards a qualification. With over 80 courses to choose from in a variety of subject areas, you’re sure to reach your study and career goals with Open Polytechnic.
If there's a course you want to study that's not available as ‘course only’, talk to us on freephone 0508 650 200 to discuss your options.
Course only enrolments are limited. Check the Terms and Conditions tab for more information.
What you can study
There are over 80 courses available to study with our course only study option, in the following subject areas:
- information technology (IT)
- library and Information Studies
- real estate
- work and study skills.
Career and study opportunities
Depending on the courses you choose, you will gain skills and knowledge to help you in the area you choose to study. If you decide to do more study, you will be able to credit most courses towards relevant Open Polytechnic qualifications.