Short Courses and Industry Training
EIT offers a number of short courses during the year in a wide variety of subjects. EIT also offers various industry training opportunities in a wide range of subject areas. We can tailor training for your workplace and employees. Training can be done at your business or at EIT. Check out the range of options below.
More short courses are added to this page as they become available. Please check back again soon!
Short courses & Industry Training
Developing Computing Skills Training Schemes
Computer skills will help you get that job, get that promotion, earn you more money.
Develop your computing skills from home by doing one or all of our computer training schemes – they are free and flexible, you won’t regret it.
If you have little knowledge, skills or experience in computing then these short courses are a great place to start. The courses use the Microsoft Office suite of software to provide you with foundation computing skills essential for employment and future study.
The Training Schemes we offer are:
Basic Excel, Intermediate Excel, Advances Excel, Pivot Tables, Basic Word, Intermediate Word, Basic Powerpoint, Google Drive, Outlook email, Outlook Calendar. MYOB to be confirmed later this year.
Certificate in Food Safety
This course meets the Napier City Council and the Hastings District Council Food Safety bylaws (Level 1 and 2). *Please bring a verified copy of your passport or birth certificate when enrolling. Time : 9am – 3pm
21/22 April 2020
7/8 July 2020
29/30 September 2020
24/25 November 2020
Learn the principles and practices of bartending, host responsibility and how to serve beer, wine and spirits. Students must be 18 years or older. *This is not the Bar Managers (LCQ) qualification.
Venue: EIT Hawke’s Bay Campus, Scholars Restaurant, P Block
Time: 9am – 3pm
LCQ (Bar Manager)
After completing the Licence Controllers Qualification you will be able to demonstrate knowledge of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012 and the responsibilities and requirements for service of alcohol in a licensed premises as a Duty Manager.
*Please bring a verified copy of your passport or birth certificate when enrolling.
Venue: EIT Hawke’s Bay Campus, P Block, room P103
Time: 9-12 pm on 18th May and 25th May 2020
Time: 6-9pm on 23rd Nov and 30th Nov 2020
Learn about the history of coffee, how to operate and maintain espresso machines, get hands-on practical training for all coffee styles and an introduction to customer service skills.
Students must be 16 years or older.
23/24 February 2020
23/24 March 2020
4/5 May 2020
15/16 June 2020
27/28 July 2020
24/25 August 2020
21/22 September 2020
2/3 November 2020
Venue: EIT Hawke’s Bay Campus, P Block, Room P103 Time: 6.00pm – 8.00pm Mondays, 6.00pm – 9.00pm Tuesdays
Nursing and Health Science
This competency-based education programme will prepare registered health professionals to be certified as “Approved Smear Takers”. This programme is only appropriate for those registered health professionals working in situations where they have access to taking smears.
Students must complete this programme within 12 months of the start date.
This is a two day workshop for Registered Nurses designed to develop skills as a preceptor working with new staff including registered nurses, new graduate nurses and nursing students.