NZTC Videos


Study Early Childhood Education at NZTC

Join us at New Zealand Tertiary College and reward yourself with an exciting career in the early childhood education sector.

Study Health & Wellbeing at NZTC

Our flexible modes of learning enable our students to study at a time and place that suits them. Watch the video to see how studying at NZTC can work for you.​

NZTC Online

See what our students and lecturers have to say about the flexibility and functionality of our unique online learning environment NZTC Online.

How to enrol with NZTC

Learn how you can enrol to study with NZTC.

Study a Bachelor of Teaching (ECE)

Graduates of this teaching degree are eligible to apply for NZ Teacher Certification. Students gain the skills and knowledge needed to practice with confidence in an early childhood setting.

Study a Graduate Diploma in Teaching (ECE)

Perfect for Degree graduates from any discipline. This qualification features a strong practical component and graduates are eligible to apply for NZ Teacher Certification.

Celebrating 40 years

NZTC has been empowering students to care, educate and serve for 40 years. Watch the history of NZTC unfold and you’ll want to join the journey like so many others before you!


Te Reo Māori: He taonga mō ā tātou mokopuna

Find out about the team effort behind our te reo Māori learning resource made specifically for the early childhood education sector.

Introducing our Reo Māori Alphabet Magnets

We share our inspiration for the creation of our reo Māori alphabet magnets.

Music & Movement Ribbons shared with the ECE sector

NZTC gifted a special set of Music & Movement Ribbons to early childhood centres throughout New Zealand. Watch the ribbons come to life as tamariki express themselves through dance, song and movement.

3rd edition of Take Another Look launched

Learn how NZTC supported updates to Pat Penrose’s seminal text, 29 years after it was first published.​

New version of Recipes for Messy Play

Discover how NZTC supported the sector to ‘mess it up’ through collaborating with early childhood leaders to refresh the treasured teaching resource Recipes for Messy Play.

Alphabet Magnets gifted to the ECE sector

NZTC shared uniquely designed Alphabet Magnets with centres across New Zealand.

Number Puzzle Cards

Celebrating 40 years of NZTC with the gifting of Number Puzzle Cards to early childhood centres throughout New Zealand.

Student Profiles

Student Profile: Amrita Kaur

After working as an early childhood teacher for 12 years, Amrita Kaur’s motivation to contribute further to the ECE sector through research and leadership led her to pursue the Master of Education (Early Childhood Education) with NZTC.

Student Profile: Janeta Tiatia

Bachelor of Teaching (ECE) graduate, Janeta Tiatia, reflects on her inspiration for a career in early childhood education and shares how she felt supported by NZTC as a Pasifika student.  ​

Health and Wellbeing graduate’s study journey

Graduate Helen Precious shares her study journey and her colleagues share the changes they have seen in Helen since she began her studies with NZTC.

Student Profile: Crystal Magee

Crystal chose to pursue our Health and Wellbeing Level 4 qualification because she wanted the knowledge and skills to be able to provide the best care possible.  ​

Student profile: Subing Xuan

Subing from China went from being a Project Manager at one of the world’s largest PC companies to following her passion and studying a Postgraduate Diploma in Education (ECE).

Student Profile: Richard Steveni

NZTC’s flexible online mode of learning enabled Richard to complete his Health and Wellbeing Level 3 qualification whilst pursuing a job that inspired him.

Student Profile: Grace Ye​

Grace is embarking on a journey of a lifetime. She has moved from southern China to Auckland to study a Graduate Diploma in Teaching (ECE).

Student Profile: Sara Cuevas

The flexibility of NZTC Online allowed Sara from Spain to globe-trot from India to Germany while studying a Bachelor of Education (ECE).