Bay of Plenty Learning English

There are a wide range of English language courses available in the Bay of Plenty region.

Looking for general information about learning English?

Prepaid English for migrants

If you paid for English tuition as part of your visa application, you can attend courses that offer prepaid English options.

If you are having trouble finding a course, call the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) on 0800 601 601.

Find more about English for Migrants on the TEC website.

Prepaid English for migrants | TEC

Types of English courses

English language courses range from conversation groups to formal English qualifications such as IELTS.

There are three main English course types.

  • General English will help you with having conversations in English, and with completing everyday tasks. 
  • Academic English will help you with your studies. Some academic programmes have requirements for English language ability, and these courses will help you reach these standards.
  • Business English will help you with speaking English in the workplace. 

Find a course near you

Find a provider in your area and get in touch with them to find a course that suits you.

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Page last updated: 04/12/2014

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