Maraenui Learning Centre

EIT established the Maraenui Learning Centre in 2007 to bring learning to the community. We offer a range of qualifications which are mostly fee free and we aim to work with whanau around financial literacy, carpentry and trades, hospitality and papakainga. You are always welcome at EIT Maraenui, please come and visit anytime.

Contact Us

18-20 Bledisloe Road
Napier 4110

Phone: 06 842 0591

Map to EIT Maraenui Learning Centre


Opening Hours

9am to 4pm Monday to Friday

Learning Support

10am to 2pm Monday to Friday

Meet Us

Te Miini Smith – Centre Coordinator

Te Miini works hard to manage the programme timetable to ensure that it’s what the community wants, in the way that they want it! He is always there to talk to and hear your thoughts about this. Come and visit!



Meet the Team

Come in and meet one of our friendly and knowledgeable staff who can help you with your study options.


Te Miini Smith – Centre Coordinator
Marion Thompson – Tutor (Horticulture)
Lisa Turnbull  – Tutor (Retail)
Denise Gore – Learning Facilitator
Angela Davidson – Learning Facilitator