Southern Institute of Technology Tertiary Education Centre
SIT TEC


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SIT TEC provides our students with the opportunity to work towards NZQA qualifications alongside their Vocational studies, while also further developing skills to enable them to transition to work and/or tertiary studies.

  • For students 16-21 years old
  • Unique Vocational Training Service
  • Ongoing support towards independence in wider community
  • Individualised Programmes
  • Work Experience
  • NZQA Accredited
  • Skills for Life
  • Flatting Programme
  • Social skills development
  • Friendships
  • STAR Courses
  • Camps
  • Formal Ball
  • Close liaison with SIT and Sport Southland
  • Transitions

What's On This Term...

Our Term Value - Excellence
Term Key Competency - Managing Self

For this term, students will be participating in;

  • Self Management-Independent Living Skill
    Students will develop practice control and monitoring of personal finances.
  • Technology-Market Day
    Students will participate in a variety of physical activities.
  • SLRNZ-Tikanga Concepts
    Students will describe the terms connected with whakapapa and use the terms within one’s own whakapapa.
  • Catering (Ruru Specialist Course)
    Students will develop and practice knowledge and skills involved in cooking and preparing meals.
  • Maoritanga (Ruru Specialist Course)
    Students will develop and practice performance skills, waiata, haka, poi, Maori values and group work.


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