|Migrant Business Training
Christchurch Small Business Enterprise Centre (CSBEC) is currently running migrant programmes funded by the Ministry of Social Development. Enrolment is open to new migrants.
There are no tuition fees but participants must have New Zealand residency for less than two years and not be eligible for a Work & Income core benefit.
|The provision of zero fee programmes has enhanced the education of migrants about business practices and investment opportunities in New Zealand. Many migrants who have attended these courses have gone into self-employment or employment because they have a better knowledge of the types of successful businesses in New Zealand and how they work.
CSBEC is a private training provider registered through Industry Training New Zealand with the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) under the terms of the Education Act (1990).
The Centre offers the following migrants course in either English, Chinese or Korean languages.
Please read the article at the bottom of the page.
Next course Dates:
Saturday and Sunday 29th and 10th June 2013
Venue: Kiwi Family Trust building, 420 St Asaph Street, Christchurch. Please note this venue is outside the City centre.If you are interested in attending our Migrant Business course please contact Mr Boniface Sii on 03 3669978 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Our courses are run on a regular basis.
| Course Content:
Class July 2010
Frequently Asked Questions:
1. Do I have to speak English to do the course?
Not necessarily. An interpreter maybe available during the course depending on demand.
2. Is there any follow-up support after the course?
Yes, we will help you with advice, information, and networking for up to 4 hours within 6 months of completing the course.
3. What do I have to bring?
Handouts are given free of charge but bring your own pen, notebook, calculator and lunch.
4. Where can I park my car?
On street parking is available on St Asaph street near the venue at Kiwi Family Trust, 420 St Asaph Street. (see map below)
5. Any assignment or examination?
No. However a certificate is issued upon completion of the course.
To enrol online, please click here to complete the application form
Or Contact Boniface Sii, International Migrant Manager on
Phone: 366 9978
Other Fee Paying Services for Migrants include
Long Term Migrant Visa Business Plans
Migrant Business Planning
Migrant Business Coaching
News article printed in Christchurch Mail, April 2012