AROMATHERAPY FOR EVERYDAY USE

This weekend immersion course will guide you through 20-30 of the best known most researched and effective essential oils looking at their actions and best mode of use.  It will mix hands on practical preparations with guided learning covering the basics of what essential oils are, the safety precautions, how to purchase, store and use oils to gain maximum effect.  Topics we will cover are immunity, psychological wellbeing, health maintenance and oils for cleaning the home and body.  Special topics can be requested throughout the course such as oils suitable for children, specific issues such as menopause and first aid.

TUTOR Bex Dollery
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Saturday & Sunday 9.30 am - 4.30 pm
START DATE Saturday 5 March
COURSE LENGTH 2 days Saturday 5 March and Sunday 6 March
COURSE NUMBER 601/1
COURSE FEE $176
REQUIREMENTS Fee includes the cost of essential oils, carrier oils, products for making creams and sprays. Students need to bring pen and paper
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil


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AUTOMOTIVE MAINTENANCE AN INTRODUCTORY COURSE

This course will be an introduction to servicing your vehicle, wheel changing, light globe fitment and type.  It will also cover replacement of wiperblades and warning light/check light identification.  This course is being taught by Russell Brown who is  a trained automotive engineer and qualified tutor and will be helpful for those people who want to be able to do some of the simple maintenance  tasks on their vehicle.

TUTOR  Russell Brown
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Tuesday 7-9 pm
START DATE 15 February
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
COURSE NUMBER 213/1
COURSE FEE  $136
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring pen and paper and folder for handouts
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil





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BARISTA INTRO COURSE - THE ART OF MAKING A GOOD COFFEE


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In this course you will obtain knowledge of Latte Art along with how to make a range of coffee beverages and understand how to extract coffee to make the perfect cup. 

TUTOR Ivan Burt
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Thursday 7-9 pm
START DATE 17 February
COURSE NUMBER 401/1
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
COURSE FEE $198
REQUIREMENTS Nil
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil 

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BARISTA INTRO COURSE - THE ART OF MAKING A GOOD COFFEE - 

In this course you will obtain knowledge in Latte Art as well as how to make a range of coffee beverages and understand how to extract coffee to make the perfect cup

TUTOR Ivan Burt
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Wednesday 7-9 pm
START DATE  16 February
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
COURSE NUMBER 301/1
COURSE FEE $198
REQUIREMENTS Nil
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil



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BEEKEEPING INTRO COURSE 

Are your fruit trees not yielding sufficient fruit? Is your garden short of bees? Do you want to contribute to the environment by having a bee hive in your back yard? Then come along to this introductory course which will cover basic beekeeping skills from building a hive from kitset to managing a hive and recognition of diseases and how to treat them. 

TUTOR Jeff Robinson
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Tuesday 7-9 pm
START DATE  15 February
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
COURSE NUMBER 201/1
COURSE FEE $142
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring a hammer, battery drill and pliers along with their own bee suit (hat and veil) or a 1/2 suit. Can be purchased from Ecrotek in Sheffield Crescent or online from Beeline supplies. Bee suit not required for first lesson
ADDITIONAL COSTS Students can purchase a start up kit from the  tutor if they wish at the end of the course (cost $605 plus cost of bees)


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CAKE DECORATING - DECORATING A BAKING THEMED CAKE

In this class you will learn how to master covering  a square cake, along with creating all the baking bits, rolling pin, piping bag, cutters, mixing bowl all out of fondant.  You will then cover the board and cake in fondant and finish decorating the cake. 

TUTOR Adrienne Loffhagen
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 7-9 pm
START DATE 21 March
COURSE LENGTH 2 weeks 21 & 28 March
COURSE CODE 104/1
COURSE FEE $120
REQUIREMENTS All equipment and materials provided by the tutor
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil all course materials included in the course fee. Students will need to bring a container to take their cake home in


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CAKE DECORATING - DECORATE A LEGO CAKE


In this class you will cover your board and cake with fondant.  Make fondant Lego blocks and create facial features on your cake and a 3D number

TUTOR Adrienne Loffhagen
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME  Monday 7-9 pm
START DATE 14 March
COURSE NUMBER 103/1
COURSE FEE $98
COURSE LENGTH 1 night (2 hours)
REQUIREMENTS  Course  fee includes the cost of all materials and use of equipment
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil



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CAKE DECORATING - LEARN HOW TO PIPE CUPCAKES

This course will different piping techniques in butter icing by using different nozzles to create 6 beautiful cupcakes

TUTOR Adrienne Loffhagen
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 7-9 pm
START DATE 11 April
COURSE NUMBER 105/1
COURSE FEE $90
COURSE LENGTH 1 night
REQUIREMENTS Course fee includes all materials and the use of all equipment
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil


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CAKE DECORATING FOR BEGINNERS 

In this 3 week course you will learn how to make icing flowers for cup cakes, pipe cup cakes with butter icing and fondant as well as covering some cupcakes in fondant.  You will also learn how to cover a cake in fondant and make an icing figure using fondant.

TUTOR Adrienne Loffhagen
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 7-9 pm
START DATE 14 February
COURSE LENGTH 3 weeks, 14 February, 21 February, 28 February
COURSE NUMBER 101/1
COURSE FEE $130
REQUIREMENTS Course fee includes 6 cupcakes, a cake for covering and fondant. You will need to bring a container to take your creations home in. All tools provided by the tutor
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil





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CHEESEMAKING

This 3 hour course is an interactive Cheese Demonstration class which involves  making and tasting 5 soft cheeses - Ricotta, Feta, Camembert, Neuf Chatel and Mascapone.  All recipes are provided along with an easy explanation on how students can go away and make their own cheeses. 

TUTOR Cushla Fitzgibbon
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Saturday 10 am - 1 pm
START DATE  26 March
COURSE NUMBER  602/1
COURSE LENGTH 3 hours
COURSE FEE $95
REQUIREMENTS All materials and equipment is provided by the tutor and included in course fee
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil

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COOKING - A TASTE OF SPAIN

This hands on cooking class will take participants on a culinary journey around the different regions of Spain.  We will create a variety of tasty dishes from tapas, salads and desserts to the iconic paella and learn about Spanish culture and customs along the way.  Mariano, a three-time Cuisine Artisan award-winner, brings the experience of his own smallgoods business and Pedro's Kitchen to share his passion for cooking

TUTOR  Mariano Vivas
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Wednesday 7-9 pm
START DATE 16 February
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
COURSE NUMBER 302/1
COURSE FEE $142
REQUIREMENTS Students will bring their own ingredients to class each week, cook their meal and then take it home
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Cost of ingredients each week

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COOKING - CREATING AND ADAPTING MEALS FOR DIETARY REQUIREMMENTS

This course will teach you how to be confident in adapting and creating recipes for the dietary restrictions of family and friends.  You will learn it is okay to  not know but learn to understand and create great food that is dietary friendly.  Be it gluten free, dairy free,  nut free, diabetic, vegetarian, vegan, or fodmap we will cover it all 

TUTOR Liz Maynard
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 7-9 pm
START DATE  14 February
COURSE NUMBER 102/1
COURSE FEE  $142
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS This course will be a mixture of demonstration by the tutor and hands on cooking by the students. Students will bring along ingredients, cook the dish and then take it home
ADDITIONAL COST Cost of ingredients each week

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COOKING - PRACTICAL INDIAN COOKING

This hands on course will teach you practical, easy and budget friendly recipes, techniques and tips that will help develop your skills, instincts and palate to enable you to cook  Indian food in your own kitchen.  From basic easy homestyle recipes to some curry-house favourites spanning different regional cuisines.  Come along and have some fun in an interactive friendly environment.

TUTOR Radhika Naidu
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 7-9 pm
START DATE 14 February
COURSE NUMBER 106/1
COURSE FEE $142
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Students will bring ingredients to class each week, cook their meal and then take it home
ADDITIONAL COSTS Cost of ingredients each week


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COOKING - THAI COOKING 

 Thai food is quick, tasty and healthy. Come along to this course and learn the easy way to cook delicious Thai recipes ranging from Green Chicken Curry, Masaman Chicken, Stir Fried Pork with Red Curry Paste, Thai Omlettes plus many more mouth watering dishes.

TUTOR Korn Hadfield
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Wednesday 7-9 pm
STARTING DATE 16 February
COURSE NUMBER 308/1
COURSE FEE $142
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Students will bring their ingredients to class each week, cook their meal and then take it home
ADDITIONAL COSTS Cost of ingredients each week .

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COOKING EXPERIENCE FLAVOURS FROM DIFFERENT PARTS OF THE WORLD

 

Cooking From Around the World - Course Information - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School
Have fun cooking a mixture of different cuisines with an internationally trained Chef. You will experience dishes from various cultures eg Asian, European, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern and South American and learn about the food culture as well as the places of origin, use some new ingredients and have some fun.

TUTOR Liz Maynard
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME  Tuesday 7-9 pm
START DATE  15 February
COURSE NUMBER 202/1
COURSE FEE  $142
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Students will bring ingredients to class each week, cook their meal and then take it home
ADDITIONAL COSTS Cost of ingredients each week




 


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DRESSMAKING - THURSDAY NIGHT 

DRESSMAKING - Papanui High School -

Our Dressmaking classes cater for students from Beginners through to those who can already sew. Students can make a garment of their own choice and the tutor will instruct and give help to individuals as needed. It is recommended if you are a complete beginner you keep your first project simple so that you become familiar with basic cutting, sewing in straight lines, and threading a machine before you move towards a more difficult project. If you are a more experienced sewer you can make a garment of your own choice (please note you need to bring a commercial pattern with you) or you can repair or alter an existing garment.

TUTOR Helen Adams
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Thursday 7-9 pm
START DATE 17 February
COURSE NUMBER 402/1
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
COURSE FEE $140
REQUIREMENTS Students need to bring commercial pattern, fabric, pins, scissors,thread, tape measure, marking chalk etc. Sewing machines are provided but you can bring your own machine if you prefer
ADDITIONAL COSTS Cost of materials

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DRESSMAKING - MONDAY NIGHT

Our Dressmaking classes cater for students from  Beginners through to those who can already sew,  Students can make a garment of their own choice and the tutor will instruct and give help to individuals as needed.  It is recommended that if you are a complete beginner you keep your first project simple so that you become familiar with basic cutting, threading a machine and sewing in a straight line before you move towards a more difficult project.   If you are a more experienced sewer you can make a garment of your choice (please note you must have a commercial pattern) or you can repair or alter an existing garment. 

TUTOR: Megan Sutton
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 7-9 pm
START DATE  14 February
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
COURSE NUMBER  107/1
COURSE FEE $140
REQUIREMENTS Students need to bring their own pattern, material, pins, scissors, tape measure etc. Sewing machines are provided
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Cost of fabric and materials

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DRESSMAKING - TUESDAY NIGHT


Our Dressmaking classes cater for students from  Beginners through to those who can already sew,  Students can make a garment of their own choice and the tutor will instruct and give help to individuals as needed.  It is recommended that if you are a complete beginner you keep your first project simple so that you become familiar with basic cutting, threading a machine and sewing in a straight line before you move towards a more difficult project.   If you are a more experienced sewer you can make a garment of your choice (please note you must have a commercial pattern) or you can repair or alter an existing garment.


TUTOR  Megan Sutton
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Tuesday 7-9 pm
COURSE NUMBER  203/1
COURSE FEE  $140
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
START DATE 15 February
REQUIREMENTS Students need to bring material, pattern, tape measure, scissors, thread, pins, marking chalk
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Cost of materials





 

 

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DRESSMAKING 


Our Dressmaking classes cater for students from  Beginners through to those who can already sew,  Students can make a garment of their own choice and the tutor will instruct and give help to individuals as needed.  It is recommended that if you are a complete beginner you keep your first project simple so that you become familiar with basic cutting, threading a machine and sewing in a straight line before you move towards a more difficult project.   If you are a more experienced sewer you can make a garment of your choice (please note you must have a commercial pattern) or you can repair or alter an existing garment.

TUTOR Megan Sutton
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Wednesday 7-9 pm
COURSE NUMBER 303/1
COURSE FEE $140
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
START DATE  16 February
REQUIREMENTS Students need to bring pattern, material, tape measure, scissors, thread, pins, marking chalk
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Cost of materials

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FRENCH FOR BEGINNERS CONVERSATIONAL

This course is designed for total beginners, people who have had unsuccessful experiences in the past or people who have learnt French at school and want to give it another go.  This course will take a gentle and gradual vocabulary learning approach.  Because we don't always have time to learn our vocabulary outside of class, we will be constantly reviewing previous lessons to make sure the vocabulary is acquired regularly.  This course is flexible and will respond to the needs of the members of the class.  Fun activities, pair work, mini whiteboards and online quizzes will be part of our learning.  By the end of this course, you will be able to pronounce the French alphabet, introduce yourself, ask and give directions and order in a cafe or restaurant.


TUTOR Freddie Elmes
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 6.30-8.30pm
START DATE 14 February
COURSE NUMBER 108/1
COURSE FEE $136
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring pen and paper
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil

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GENERAL ENGLISH - INTERMEDIATE - UPPER INTERMEDIATE LEVEL 

This course is for people to practice and improve their communication skills in English.  We will study a variety of topics, learn new vocabulary, revise grammar and enjoy discussions.  Come along and practice your speaking, listening, reading and writing and meet some new people.  There is no residency requirement to enrol in this course

TUTOR Canny Gaffney
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 6.30-8.30 pm and Thursday 6.30-8.30 pm
START DATE Monday 14 February
COURSE NUMBER 110/1
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks (4 hours per week total 28 hours for course )
COURSE FEE $250
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to take a placement test at the first class to assess their level
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Students to bring pen, paper and notebook

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GENERAL ENGLISH  PRE-INTERMEDIATE LEVEL 



Is English your second language?  Then this class is for you!  Your level of English should be elementary to intermediate for speaking and understanding  to join this class.  In a fun environment you will learn some good kiwi expressions, cover some basic grammar and enjoy good discussions with your classmates to help you gain confidence with your speaking and listening and reading.  This course is not suitable for beginners.  There is no residency requirement to enrol in this course.

TUTOR Susan M
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 6.30-8.30 pm and Thursday 6.30-8.30 pm
START DATE Monday 14 February
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks (4 hours per week total of 28 hours for course)
COURSE CODE 109/1
COURSE FEE $250
REQUIREMENTS  Not suitable for absolute beginners. Students will need to take a placement test at the first class to assess their level
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Students need to bring pen, paper and notebook

 

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HEALING THROUGH NATURE - TOOLS FOR CONNECTION AND CALM

This weekend immersion course aims to provide the tools for connection and calm, providing a space for people to connect with nature, themselves and to learn about the store cupboard of nutrition and medicine which is right on our doorstep.  The course will involve practical techniques for engaging the rest and digest nervous system involving several modalities including wild foraging and nature walks, guided meditations, breathing techniques, yogic activities (gentle asana - physical movement, and learning around self), and herbalism.  Special topics will also be covered at the discretion of the participants.  This course is being taught by Bex Dollery who is a clinical aromatherapist and herbalist with 30 years of experience.

TUTOR Bex Dollery
VENUE Papanui High School for one day and one day offsite in the outdoors, venue  to be confirmed closer to start of the course
TIME Saturday & Sunday 9 am - 5 pm
START DATE 19 March
COURSE LENGTH 2 days Saturday 19 & Sunday 20 March
COURSE NUMBER 603/1
COURSE FEE $160
REQUIREMENTS All materials provided by the tutor and included in course fee
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil


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IELTS PREPARATION - ACADEMIC AND GENERAL MODULES 

 

This course will teach you strategies and skills to prepare for sitting the IELTS exam.  You will get an overview of the reading and writing modules of the IELTS test along with exam skills, expert tips, practice and experience with model tests and resources.  This course is suitable for both General and Academic Test candidates


TUTOR Mark Caldwell
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday and Thursday 7-8.30 pm (3 hours per week total of 21 hours for course)
START DATE Monday 14 February
COURSE NUMBER 111/1
COURSE FEE $192
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Must have intermediate level of English.
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil

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JAPANESE FOR BEGINNERS


Are you interested in joining a fun class dedicated to learning the basics of both the Japanese language and culture?  Then this 7 week course is for you! This class is perfect for absolute beginners we will start with the basics of hiragana, katakana and then dive in the world of kanji!  You will also learn how to introduce yourself, some basic vocabulary as well some great resources to continue your language learning journey after the class finishes.  

TUTOR Megan Wilson
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Tuesday 7-9 pm
START DATE 15 February
COURSE NUMBER 204/1
COURSE FEE  $136
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring pen and paper
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil



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LEARN TO DRAW AND BENEFIT THE BRAIN 


This course is designed to teach you the skills that will improve your visual perception and enable you to be able to draw ANYTHING.

TUTOR  Verity Busby
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Wednesday 7-9 pm
START DATE 16 February
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
COURSE FEE  $136
COURSE NUMBER 304/1
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring a 1 A4 unruled Impact exercise book (available from Warehouse Stationery) or bank paper (available from Gordon Harris), HB pencil, eraser, sharpener, coloured pencils (optional)
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil



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MANDARIN CHINESE FOR BEGINNERS 

This is a  beginners Chinese language course  designed for students who are interested in Chinese language and culture.  The course will be flexible enough to teach words, phrases and sentences that are needed in real life and work and will allow students to quickly reach their communication goals through videos, movies and images.  In addition to these basic language studies, the course will introduce students to the subtleties of Chinese language learning by explaining the relationship between Chinese culture and language.   

TUTOR Kehui Bao
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Thursday 7-9 pm
START DATE 17 February
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
COURSE NUMBER 403/1
COURSE FEE $136
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring pen and paper
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil

 

 

 

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MILLINERY - MAKE A FELT HAT

At this course  you will learn to make a felt hat of your own design.  Learn how to use steam to block felt into shape and finish and trim.  A kit with a wool felt is provided and included in the course fee

TUTOR Roz Willmott-Dalton
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Saturday 12 & Sunday 13 March
START DATE 12 March
COURSE NUMBER 604/1
COURSE FEE $212
COURSE LENGTH 2 days
REQUIREMENTS  Students will need to bring a basic sewing kit (including a pressing cloth, tape measure, pins, needles, thimble, unpicker, matching threads and thread scissors) their hat block and a steam iron if they have one. Kits will include 100% wool felt flare ready for blocking, millinery wire and petersham ribbon. Felt Colours will be at random. This class is a hand stitching based class so familiarity with hand sewing is a great advantage.
ADDITIONAL COSTS Cost of felt kit included in course fee


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MINDFULNESS AND MEDITATION: SIMPLE TOOLS FOR A STRESS FREE JOYFUL LIFE


 Join this course and learn proven meditation and mindfulness tools to release stress, anxiety and toxins and improve every aspect of your wellbeing.  In modern daily life, and even more so during challenging circumstances like the current pandemic, our stress response, commonly known as fight or flight, gets activated several times a day.  This chronic state of stress is responsible for an estimated 80% of diseases today, takes a huge toll on mental health, and it robs you from fully enjoying life. Science shows that meditation and mindfulness practices are powerful antidotes.  As well as meditation this course will teach you super simple mindfulness adjustments you can make to your daily routine that will help you feel relaxed, connected, at peace and enjoy every aspect of your life. 

TUTOR Sofia Eastmond
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Tuesday 7-8.30 pm
START DATE  15 February
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
COURSE NUMBER 205/1
COURSE FEE $115
REQUIREMENTS Nil
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil


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PATCHWORK FOR BEGINNERS

Come along to this fun course and you will learn how to correctly use your rotary cutter, rulers and self-healing mat to cut fabric.  Learn how to sew and press blocks.  You will make an Irish Chain Quilt top during the sessions

TUTOR  Andrea Jarvis
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Saturday 9 am - 4 pm (2 days)
START DATE Saturday 19 March
COURSE LENGTH 2 days 19 March & 26 March
COURSE NUMBER 605/1
COURSE FEE $122
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring their own cotton quilting fabric (background fabric neutral or white 2.75 m x width of fabric) Feature Square (one colour or a mix of colours totalling 1.25 m in total 1.25m x width of fabric), a rotary cutter with new blade, patchwork ruler (6.5 x 24 inches and/or 6/5 x 12 inches), self healing mat (A2 size), pins, scissors, quick upick, cotton/poly thread to match your fabric. Sewing machines are provided or you are welcome to bring your own must bring all feet and cords.
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Cost of students own materials

 

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PHOTOGRAPHY BEG FOR DSLR & MIRRORLESS CAMERAS 

This course is designed for DSLR and Mirrorless Cameras. It will give you an insight into how the camera works and will cover basic camera controls and handling, resolution, lenses and how to approach different shooting conditions and what makes a good picture. It is also a great referesher course or to get a better understanding of photography 6 evening classes plus a half day field trip.  

TUTOR John Foster
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Tuesday 7-9 pm
START DATE 15 February
COURSE NUMBER 206/1
COURSE LENGTH 6 nights in classroom plus 3 hour field trip on Saturday 19 March 9 am - 12 noon
COURSE FEE $142.00
REQUIREMENTS Must have a Digital Camera
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil

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PHOTOGRAPHY - GETTING THE BEST FROM THE FEATURES ON YOUR PHONE

This course will show you how to use the features on your cellphone to take better pictures and how to get the best from using  the video function.  It is suitable for both Android and I phones.  Enrol in this course and expand your knowledge.

TUTOR  John Foster
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Wednesday 7-9 pm
START DATE 9 March
COURSE NUMBER 310/1
COURSE LENGTH 2 weeks, 9 & 16 March
COURSE FEE $71
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring pen, paper and their own phone
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil

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PHOTOGRAPHY DIGITAL SLR AND MIRRORLESS CAMERAS  BEYOND THE BASICS 


This course is designed as a follow on from the Beginners SLR course or for those who already have a basic knowledge of camera craft. You will discover new 'tricks of the trade'. In the beginners class you learned about how to use your camera. This course is about how to apply this knowledge to portraits, landscapes, action shots, flash, macro, holiday and travel photography. You will also learn about natural lighting, composition and understanding  exposure.


TUTOR John Foster
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME  Monday 7-9 pm
START DATE 14 February
COURSE NUMBER 112/1
COURSE LENGTH 6 weeks in classroom plus 6 hour field trip on Sunday 20 March 9 am - 3 pm
COURSE FEE $142
REQUIREMENTS Need to have completed a beginners course or have a basic knowledge of camera craft
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil

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PILATES - MAT PILATES FOR  BEGINNERS 


Start your Pilates experience by building a strong foundation in the Pilates method through mat-based exercises. These fundamental exercises will promote excellent core strength, body awareness, flexibility and relaxation. This is a non rehabilitation Pilates class. If you have any back issues or injuries please inform the office before enrolling and the tutor will contact you directly. This course is part of the Accredited Strength and Balance Programme (Live Stronger for Longer) through Sport Canterbury but is unsuitable for students during pregnancy.

TUTOR Michelle Barrett
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Wednesday 6.30-7.30 pm
COURSE NUMBER 305/1
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
START DATE 16 February
COURSE FEE $105
REQUIREMENTS Participants will need to bring a mat and a cushion or towel
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil

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PILATES - MAT PILATES FOR  IMPROVERS


Take your Pilates to the next level by exploring more challenging exercises and choreography. This course will help increase your core strength, postural awareness, co-ordination balance and flexibility. This course is accredited as part of the Strength and Balance Programme through Sport Canterbury. Unsuitable for students during pregnancy

TUTOR Michelle Barrett
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Wednesday 7.30-8.30 pm
COURSE NUMBER 306/1
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
START DATE 16 February
COURSE FEE $105
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring a mat and towel and a water bottle. Make sure you wear loose comfortable clothing . You will need to have completed the Beginners Pilates course or equivalent to be able to join this course.
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil

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POETRY FOR BEGINNERS

Whether you have never tried poetry before, or you are a dabbler out to try a few new styles, this course is for you.  Throughout the course we  will cover several forms and genres, allowing you to find your own voice.  After which we will discuss the editing process and publishing opportunities within New Zealand.

TUTOR Kate Rennie
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Wednesday 7-9 pm
START DATE 16 February
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
COURSE NUMBER 307/1
COURSE FEE $138
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring pen, and paper
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil


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SIGN LANGUAGE - LEARN NEW ZEALAND SIGN LANGUAGE LEVEL 1A 

This course will teach students basic Sign Language following the New Zealand Sign Language Curriculum.  Students will learn numbers, the alphabet, shapes, signing names, facial expressions and body language.  Emma the tutor is deaf.

TUTOR Emma Bensley
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Tuesday 6.30-8.30 pm
START DATE  15 February
COURSE NUMBER 207/1
COURSE FEE $122
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Nil
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil



Sign Language - Learn New Zealand Sign Language  Level 1a

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SIGN LANGUAGE LEVEL  - LEARN NEW ZEALAND SIGN LANGUAGE LEVEL 1B

New Zealand Sign Language is the language used by people within the Deaf Community.  In this class you will gain an understanding and knowledge of their culture, identity and sign language.  This Level 1b course follows on from the Level 1a course and is suitable for students who have completed at least 14 hours of sign language and who wish to extend their knowledge.  Topics covered will include family, friends and everyday activities.  Emma the tutor is deaf.

TUTOR Emma Bensley
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Thursday 6.30-8.30 pm
START DATE 17 February
COURSE NUMBER 404/1
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
COURSE FEE $122
REQUIREMENTS Students must have completed at least 14 hours of Sign Language to join this class
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil



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SPANISH - AN INTRODUCTION TO SPANISH LANGUAGE AND CULTURE

This course will enable students to comprehend, use and and communicate in Spanish at an introductory level, covering basic grammar and conversation.   It will also touch on social customs, culture, using communicative strategies and games to ensure we have fun.  

TUTOR Mariano Vivas-Sabido
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Tuesday 7-9 pm
START DATE 15 February
COURSE NUMBER  208/1
COURSE FEE $136
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring a notebook and pen
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil

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SPANISH FOR BEGINNERS PART  2 

SPANISH FOR BEGINNERS PART 2 - LANGUAGES - Courses - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School

This course covers basic grammar and conversation to support and extend students who have completed the first part of Spanish for Beginners or those who already have a basic grasp of the language at an introductory level. We will also touch on social customs and culture, using communicative strategies and games to ensure we have fun!

TUTOR Mariano Vivas-Sabido
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 7-9 pm
COURSE NUMBER 113/1
START DATE 14 February
COURSE FEE $136
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Must have a basic understanding of the language not suitable for complete beginners
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil

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STONE CARVING ADVANCED - COURSE FULL FOR TERM 1 WILL BE OFFERED AGAIN IN TERM 2

Leading on from the Beginners Course students will be working in a detailed way on a large piece of stone. Students must have completed a Beginners Course or have good experience in stone carving.


TUTOR Shaugn Briggs
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Thursday 7-9 pm
STARTING DATE 17 February
COURSE NUMBER 405/1
COURSE FEE $162 includes cost of stone
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Bring a water bottle. Must have completed a beginners course or have stone carving experience. It is recommended that students wear steel capped safety shoes
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil

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STONE CARVING ADVANCED - WEEKEND WORKSHOP

This weekend workshop will lead on from the Beginners Stone Carving Course and will give students the opportunity to work in a detailed way on a large piece of stone.  Students must have completed a Beginners Course to join this class or have good experience in stone carving.  Cost of stone included in course fee

TUTOR  Shaugn Briggs
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Saturday 9 am - 1 pm
COURSE NUMBER 607/1
START DATE 19 February
COURSE LENGTH 4 weeks, 19 February, 26 February, 5 March, 12 March
COURSE FEE $182 (includes cost of stone)
REQUIREMENTS Bring a water bottle. Must have completed a beginners course or have stone carving experience It is recommended that students wear steep capped boots or safety shoes
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil





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STONE CARVING BEGINNERS 

This course is designed to give you an introduction to sculpting in Oamaru Stone. You will be taught basic procedures with sculpting design and the use of tools.

TUTOR Shaugn Briggs
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Tuesday 7-9 pm
STARTING DATE 15 February
COURSE NUMBER 209/1
COURSE FEE $162 includes cost of stone
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Bring a water bottle. It is recommended that students wear steel capped safety shoes
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil

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TAI CHI & QIGONG TRAINING COURSE


In this course you will learn and practice the Yang Style circulating Tai Chi 8 Form and breathing and Tai Chi stances.  This course is great for overall health and wellbeing.

TUTOR Rebecca Clark
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Thursday 6.30-7.30 pm
STARTING DATE 17 February
COURSE NUMBER 406/1
COURSE FEE  $105
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS  Nil
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil

 

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TE KĀKANO O TE REO MĀORI FOR BEGINNERS PART 1 

Do you want to learn Te Reo Māori  but don't know where to start?  This beginner level course offers a safe environment in which ti learn the basics of pronunciation, sentence structure and pepeha upon which you can build. 

TUTOR Kylie Clark
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME Tuesday 6-8 pm
START DATE 15 February
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
COURSE NUMBER 214/1
COURSE FEE $138
REQUIREMENTS  Students will need to bring pen and paper
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil


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TE KAKANO O TE REO MAORI - PART 2 

This course is a continuation from the Part 1 course and will build on the knowledge gained in this class.  Students will gain an increased knowledge of pronunciation and increased awareness and understanding of tikanga and will be able to hold a basic conversation in Te Reo.  Must have some prior knowledge of Te Reo to join this class.

TUTOR Ilafehi Atalasa Salesa-Nanai
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME Tuesday 7-9 pm
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
START DATE 15 February
COURSE NUMBER 210/1
COURSE FEE $138
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring pen and paper and a clear file. Must have some prior knowledge of Te Reo. Not suitable for complete beginners
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil




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UKULELE AND GUITAR INTERMEDIATE LEVEL 

This group is for people who can already play a few chords and rhythms on either ukulele or guitar.  Students  will then progress their  chord knowledge, strumming patterns, techniques and overall playing ability. 

TUTOR Caitlin Bradley
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME Monday 7.30-8.30 pm
START DATE 14 February
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
COURSE CODE 119/1
COURSE FEE $105
REQUIREMENTS Must have some prior knowledge of how to play a few chords on the Ukulele or Guitar and have their own Guitar or Ukulele
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil


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UKULELE FOR BEGINNERS  

In this fun course you will learn basic chords and strumming patterns and how to read a chord chart to play your favourite tunes on the ukulele

TUTOR Caitlin Bradley
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 6.30-7.30 pm
START DATE 14 February
COURSE NUMBER 118/1
COURSE FEE $105
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Must have your own Ukulele
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil

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UPHOLSTERY 

A hands on upholstery course where you can learn how to repair, repad and recover your favourite piece of furniture

TUTOR Steven McDonald
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Saturday and Sunday 5 & 6 March 9 am - 4 pm
START DATE 5 March
COURSE NUMBER 606/1
COURSE FEE  $168
COURSE LENGTH  2 days Saturday 5 & Sunday 6 March
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring tape measure, scissors, pliers, old chisel, old blanket, pen and paper, hammner, calico, sewing machine and thread
ADDITIONAL COSTS Fabric, webbing, dacron plus any other materials required


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WATERCOLOUR PAINTING FOR BEGINNERS

Learn about choosing the correct papers, paints and brushes.  learn how to mix colours (colour therory), control water and a variety of techniques for creating fun and beautiful works of art.

TUTOR Verity Busby
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 7-9 pm
START DATE 14 February
COURSE NUMBER 115/1
COURSE FEE  $136
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS 1 Reeves watercolour pad A3 size (available from the warehouse), 1 Pebeo Watercolour Pocket box (12 1/2 pans $40 available at Gordon Harris), 2 plastic bottles suitable for cleaning brushes, 1 Da Vinci Tin Brush set -6 green brushes (available from Gordon Harris $35), OR 1 Princeton Real Value Brush set (5 brushes available atGordon Harris), 1 roll of masking tape - available at Paper Tree
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Cost of materials listed above





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WOODWORK BEGINNERS 


This course is designed for those people who are beginners in the field of woodwork. The class will begin by making a common project eg Tea Tray. From there after gaining skills from the above projects you can move on to make a project of your choice provided it is within the range of your capabilities. Additional project costs involved.


TUTOR Bruce Osborn
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 7-9 pm
START DATE 14 February
COURSE NUMBER 116/1
COURSE FEE $136
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Nil
ADDITIONAL COSTS Cost of initial project of a tray is  $20 approx payable to tutor. After that material cost depends on students choice of project

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WOODWORK- EXPERIENCED 


This class gives people the opportunity to develop skills and friendships as they work on their own project. No recycled timber to be used. Wood turning also available. Help with problems is given by the tutor.  Woodturning is also available.

TUTOR Bruce Osborn
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Wednesday 7-9 pm
START DATE 16 February
COURSE NUMBER 309/1
COURSE FEE $136
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Working knowledge of most woodwork methods needed to join this class. NO RECYCLED TIMBER TO BE USED.
ADDITIONAL COSTS Vary depending on project chosen but students need to provide all materials for their chosen project

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YOGA - BEGINNERS - TUESDAY NIGHT

This course will gently introduce you to a few fundamental yoga poses.  We will allow plenty of space to learn correct alignment, and breathing to build a solid foundation for you to safely practice yoga.  Please note you do not need to be flexible to do yoga.  

TUTOR Jody Burgess
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Tuesday 7.30-8.30 pm
START DATE 15 February
COURSE NUMBER 212/1
COURSE FEE $105
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Students to wear comfortable clothing and bring a mat and  two towels.  Class not suitable for pregnant students. For students with any medical condition you must get clearance from your health professional before starting classes.
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil

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YOGA - MONDAY NIGHT - NOT SUITABLE FOR COMPLETE BEGINNERS

This is a general  Yoga class for those who have some yoga experience.  This class involves breathing. stretching and strengthening yoga poses and relaxation.

 TUTOR Jody Burgess
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 6-7.15 pm
STARTING DATE 14 February
COURSE NUMBER 117/1
COURSE FEE $166
COURSE LENGTH 14 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Must have previous Yoga experience. Students to wear comfortable clothing and bring a mat and blankets.  Not suitable for pregnant students. Any student with a medical condition must get clearance from their health professional before commencing classes
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil

 

Yoga - Monday Night Not suitable for Complete Beginners

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YOGA  - TUESDAY NIGHT 

This  Yoga class is for anyone who has a basic knowledge of yoga and prefers a gentler style of yoga.  The class will include yogic breathing, postures and relaxation techniques. Not suitable for complete beginners.

TUTOR Jody Burgess
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Tuesday 6-7.15 pm
START DATE 15 February
COURSE CODE 211/1
COURSE LENGTH 14 weeks
COURSE FEE $166
REQUIREMENTS Not suitable for pregnant students. Anyone with a medical condition must have clearance from their health professional before attending classes. Students need to bring a yoga mat and two blankets
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil

 

 

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