Apprenticeship Fast Start

Let us help you get those apprentices up to speed.

Do you have apprentices you know will struggle with completing documents, using technology or facing other literacy barriers? Help them hit the ground running on their apprenticeship by working on these fundamentals first.

2 out of 5 adults

Will struggle to :-
  • Complete workplace documents

  • Understand company processes and procedures

  • Problem solve

  • Calculate or estimate qualtities

  • Understand and follow instructions

  • Communicate effectively

40% of New Zealand adults have low levels of literacy and/or numeracy impacting their ability to perform well in a modern workplace and engage successfully in industry training.

Our training programme can help!

Benefits to your business
  • Improved understanding of information
    and requirements

  • Increase in staff confidence to speak up, seek clarification and actively listen

  • Improved results with team effectiveness and communications

  • Better understanding of cultural differences

  • Increase in staff participation and engagement


I really enjoyed this programme. It helped me a lot. I can now understand the paperwork I need to do for my job. And I am now speaking up more to my boss and at our meetings. The health & safety has really improved in my team too.” – Learner 2021.


Programme Facts

Our programmes are available to employers and completed in small groups. These programmes are based on core literacy, communication and numeracy training and tailored to overcome the problems your particular business may be trying to solve.

Thanks to the Government’s focus on improving workplace literacy, all of our bespoke training programmes are completely free*. Funding is limited, therefore we can only facilitate training for a select group of clients each quarter. Get in quick and secure your funding today.

*Learner eligibility criteria applies.