Whitecliffe College of Technology and Innovation

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Whitecliffe College of Technology and Innovation

Why Choose Computer Power Plus?

Solid foundations

  • With a history spanning almost 20 years in New Zealand, Computer Power Plus is one of New Zealand's leading providers of IT and professional skills training. Thousands of our graduates are now working in rewarding IT careers here and abroad.
  • Focused on our students' success

  • Computer Power Plus consistently strives to see our students and graduates excel in the ICT industry by applying modern teaching / adult learning techniques and industry relevant courses.
  • 92% overall student satisfaction and 91% of our students have indicated they would recommend CPP to others (Based on ratings from the CPP student Exit Surveys from January 2015 and November 2015)
  • Students work towards seven NZQA approved IT qualifications in our unique, flexible and blended- learning environment. Our flexible learning model allows students to achieve their educational goals whilst managing work and family commitments simultaneously where necessary.
  • Dedicated, highly qualified and experienced tutors offer immediate and ongoing support.
  • Free Graduate Job placement assistance. CPP has a proven track-record of working with industry and has access to a multitude of NZ companies and employment opportunties available to graduates.
  • Free access to Microsoft IT Academy + E-Learning and Microsoft DreamSpark
  • Industry vendor certifications recognised worldwide
  • Real Flexibility

  • Choose to study in the morning, afternoon or evening
  • Saturday morning shift available to catch-up on studies
  • Study part-time or full-time; or study and work full-time.
  • Monthly course starts
  • Students can change from full-time to part-time and vice versa if life circumstances change
  • Campuses in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch
  • Fee protection

  • In compliance with the New Zealand Education Act 1989 (section 236A & amendments) and the NZQA Student Fee Protection Rules 2013, Computer Power Plus provides comprehensive Student Fee Protection by way of the Student Fee Trust Account (Independently administered by the New Zealand Public Trust).
  • Student Fee Protection covers all payments made to the Company on behalf of a student including fees and course related costs. This arrangement has been accepted by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (www.nzqa.govt.nz) as meeting the requirements of its Student Fee Protection policy. This policy comes into effect if the PTE stops offering a course in which students have enrolled.
  • Student Fee protection meets the Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students and the Student Fee Indemnity requirements as outlined by the NZQA.