Transforming lives through the power of learning.

Helping New Zealanders achieve greater heights.

New Zealand Skills and Education Group

Serving the Auckland and Waikato community for 20 years

New Zealand Skills and Education Group (NZSEG) delivers exciting, educational experiences that transform lives and equip students with sound industry-focused professional development, foundation to certificate to diploma level accreditation, customised skills training and English language studies. Our aim is to embed all our learning outcomes with c-skills and future employment skills. Our offering covers an array of differing programmes and disciplines, for both domestic and international learners.

NZSEG is a trusted education provider comprised of 3 quality training establishments; New Zealand Skills and Education College (NZSE), Seafield School of English and Skills Campus. NZSEG has strong industry links which enables it to develop and deliver relevant study options across all of its establishments.

Headquartered in Auckland, New Zealand, NZSEG has campuses throughout Auckland and the Waikato region.

Our History


To produce successful graduates through exciting educational experiences.


Transforming lives through the power of learning.


Years serving the community


Campuses in Auckland and Waikato


Industry based programmes


and counting

Our Institutions

New Zealand Skills and Education College (NZSE)

Accredited by New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) and funded by the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC), NZSE is a trusted provider of tertiary programmes in Early Childhood Education, Health and Wellbeing, IT and Business Technologies, ATC Military Prep, Security and more. With campuses in New Lynn, Manukau, Auckland CBD, and Hamilton, NZSE provides educational opportunities to both international and domestic students.

Seafield School of English

Since 1982, Seafield has been providing English language courses to international students from around the world, earning a reputation for fun and diverse learning experiences. Seafield School of English holds category one status and is a multi award-winning specialist english language school, offering General English courses, English for Academic Purposes (EAP), LanguageCert and preparation for the IELTS exams.

Edvance Workplace Education

In 2005, Edvance was launched to help people in New Zealand access basic skills to manage everyday business tasks. Based in Tauranga, Edvance built a team of passionate staff who are experts in their fields and committed to the vision of changing lives for the better. In 2015, Edvance established an office in Auckland and, in 2019, that site became the Head Office, with training being delivered nationwide.
A new chapter in the organisation's history began in June 2024, when Edvance was acquired by the New Zealand Skills and Education Group whānau to further growth and align with its vision and strategy. Together, we will continue to empower people through the power of learning.

Skilled Campus

At Skills Campus we offer professional development training to future-proof your success. We aim to provide the knowledge and skills that ensure growth for both individuals and teams. Our course content is developed to address a wide range of professional knowledge gaps and our technology driven delivery helps you achieve your goals efficiently and effectively.

Skilled Crew

Skilled Crew Ltd is the professional recruitment arm of New Zealand Skills and Education Group (NZSEG). We specialise in providing on-demand skilled crew for the hospitality and security sector and can help you or your organisation find, develop and maintain your skilled crew capital. Let Skilled Crew support your business with a cost effective and sustainable solution that can improve human resource efficiencies and customer experience by supplying short or long term staffing solutions with competent, dedicated and reliable skilled crew.

Leadership team

Brijesh Sethi
Founder of NZSEG, Chair of QTI
Wendy Liao
Group CEO
Andrew Brennan
Group Operations Director
Martin McVeigh
Group Finance Director
Mary Waugh
Group Academic Director
Dr Neel
Group Academic Director (Research & Operations)
Jennie Parker
People and Culture Director

Skill based education means giving students the best of both worlds and preparing them for the globally competitive employment market. At NZSEG, we believe in empowering students for their future by educating them through skills.

Brijesh Sethi

Founder and Managing Director

Hapaitia te ara tika pu mau ai te rangatiratanga mo nga uri whakatipu.
Foster the pathway of knowledge to strength, independence and growth for future generations.

Our Philosophy


Our Academic Partners

Our Partnerships

NZSEG Partners with Merge NZ
More New Zealanders are being given the opportunity to learn sign language, through a new partnership with the New Zealand Skills and Education Group (NZSEG) and Merge NZ. Merge NZ champions the promotion of NZSL through events, conferences, workshops and from within our communities. NZSEG will help Merge NZ deliver courses and classes through its Auckland and Hamilton campuses in a not-for-profit capacity. Managing the intakes for the courses will be through NZSEG’s Professional Development training arm, Skills Campus.

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