Computer Power Plus

With a history spanning almost 20 years, Computer Power Plus (CPP) is one of New Zealand’s leading providers of IT and professional skills training. CPP has training sites in Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Tauranga.

CPP offers industry-recognised qualifications that focus on the practical skills you need to be a successful information technology professional. CPP graduates are working in many facets of the computer industry in New Zealand and many countries around the world.

Computer Power Plus has recently formed a partnership with Mount Maunganui College to deliver its New Zealand IT Certificate and Diploma programmes during the evenings from October 2016.

These programmes are:
– NZ Certificate in Information Technology (Level 5) (Full-time only)
– NZ Diploma in Web Development and Design (Level 5) (Full-time only)
– NZ Diploma in Information Technology Technical Support (Level 5) (Full-time only)

Computing labs are open between 6.00 PM and 10.00 PM – Monday to Friday, plus some Saturday mornings when required. Learning is self-directed with our experienced instructors on-hand to support you when requested.

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Computer Power Plus (CPP) is also initiating partnerships with iwi and Māori businesses in Tauranga to deliver highly supported technology training to help more Māori students enter the IT industry.

CPP is also a national sponsor for the popular Startup Weekends.

Computer Power Plus is owned by Whitireia New Zealand Limited and is jointly operated by Whitireia NZ and Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec), two successful and highly regarded Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics in New Zealand.