Committed to lifelong learning, Christchurch City Council supports a varied range of wider community education initiatives and activities throughout the city.

Something for everyone

Whether you are studying to gain formal qualifications or simply want to learn something new for pleasure, there are plenty of choices. From informal classes such as cooking, crafts and languages to business or career related courses, you will find opportunities to extend your personal skills and knowledge.

The Christchurch City Libraries community information database CINCH(external link) is a great place to find a course that is right for you.

Christchurch City Libraries

The Christchurch City Libraries Learning Centres(external link) offer a variety of free and low cost short courses designed to give you skills in areas such as computer skills for beginners, Excel spreadsheets and digital photography.