Adult English Classes

Naenae College offers two English language (ESOL) classes for adults. You must be a New Zealand resident or citizen.

Come along to improve your English and feel more confident about living in New Zealand.

Make an appointment to meet the teacher.
Phone: Brenda Morrison – 567 7175

Students can join a class at at any time during the year.

Class Times

Classes run five days a week during school terms.

Mornings       9.30am – 11.30am     Post-beginner to Elementary level
Afternoons     12.30pm – 2.30pm   Pre-Intermediate level

Many students fit classes around part-time work and caring for their family.


The classes cost $150.00 per term.  A term is about 10 weeks.

Some students may apply for a discounted fee:

  • Work and Income clients with a Community Services card pay $75.00 per term.
  • If you came to NZ as a refugee in the last 5 years and receive a benefit, you may be fees free

Pre-purchased English Language Tuition (PELT)

Did you pre-purchase tuition before arriving in New Zealand as part of your residence requirement?  Naenae College is a TEC-approved provider of PELT.

Immigration New Zealand will give you an “Agreement and Schedule’.  Bring this and your passport when you apply to enrol.

As well as the standard course fee, there is a one-off $80 enrolment fee and an administration fee of $150 per semester (2 terms).

Check the Directory of PELT Providers on the TEC website for full details.