Kanorau Digital Public Live Online for Marae Whānau

Register for 1 of 6 Public Live Online 2-hour courses for Marae whānau.

Welcome to the Kanorau Digital Courses for Marae Whānau

Since you have landed on this page, you were presumably invited to attend the Kanorau Digital course by a marae trustee or whānau member. 

What is Kanorau Digital?

Kanorau Digital is a comprehensive digital skills course that contains a wide range of content covering basic digital literacy to help you confidently navigate the digital world. The course also contains additional modules for those who might be already confident, but could benefit from learning the other topics on offer.

You can complete the whole course, or choose to jump to the modules that most interest you when studying in your own time. By registering for this public live online course via Zoom that was designed for marae whānau, you will learn with a digital skills coach who will give you access to an online learning management system to continue your learning. 

What are the Benefits:

  • Attend this 2-hour course that gives you an introduction to Kanorau Digital with a Digital Skills Coach
  • Get access to up to 18 modules in the online course while the programme is available
  • Develop the confidence to navigate the digital world through the wide range of content available
  • Your marae benefits from the MET Initiative from your participation if they are registered

What's covered in the course:

  • An introduction to Google tools including topics that maybe beneficial to your marae and whānau
  • Coverage of the Kanorau Digital Learning Management System (Coassemble)

Ngā mihi, 

The Kanorau Digital Team

Course Options

Tue, 30 Nov @ 12.30pm Wed, 1 Dec @ 7.00pmSat, 4 Dec @ 10.00amMon, 6 Dec @ 10.00amTue, 7 Dec @ 12.30pm
Important Note: 
Please ensure you select the correct marae name when registering so your marae is attributed with your participation.


Zoom Support Sessions

Private Course Options

If you have a group of 10 or more people, you can request a private delivery option. 

We can tailor the course to your needs based on selecting from our menu of 13 modules.

We offer private delivery in both In-person or Live online via Zoom options.

Get in touch to discuss your needs by clicking the button below. 
Enquire about Private Options

Course Modules

The Kanorau Essentials Live Online Course will give you access to 18 x one hour modules in our Learning Management System hosted on a platform called Coassemble. The Public Live Online course only covers an introduction to key Google tools, but you will get full access and can continue learning the rest of the topics in your own time. 

Intro to Google

Learn about some key Google tools in the Google suite including Google Calendar.

Online Shopping & Safety

Learn how to shop securely online including using supermarket sites, Trademe, and Pricespy.

Managing Money

Learn about managing money using Google Sheets for budgeting and the benefits of online banking.

Avoid Getting Scammed

Learn about safety including avoid scams, creating and resetting passwords, and online safety.

Presentations & Photos

Learn about presentation related topics including Google Slides, Google Images, and Google Photos.

Get More Out Of Google!

Learn about topics like Google Drive folders, sharing and permissions, Slides for presentations.

Digital Communication

Learn about communication tools like Google Meet, Zoom, plus overview of other video communication tools.

Digital Job Seeking

Learn about job seeking and employment including preparing a CV.

Google Maps & Travel

Learn how to find addresses and plan travel using Google Maps.

Create a Website

Learn how to build a website using Google Sites for your whānau business, or community.

Dive Deeper (Extensions)

A range of useful topics to enhance your digital skills. 

Online Services

Learn about signing up to government and other essential services online.

Digital Tikanga

Learn about social etiquette online and risks and dangers.

Google Classroom

Module developed for educators who use Google Classroom for their delivery.

Guide to Tertiary Study

Learn about social etiquette online and risks and dangers.

Volunteering and Internships

Learn about social etiquette online and risks and dangers.

Video Editing

Learn about social etiquette online and risks and dangers.

Facebook for Business or Community

Learn about social etiquette online and risks and dangers.


A laptop, tablet or pc to complete exercises
Suitable internet for video conference
Zoom installed on your device
Gmail or Google Account

Setup Help

  1. Click on the button below to register and get help online via Zoom through our scheduled sessions. 
  2. Use the videos below to learn how to set up your Zoom or Google account. 
  3. Get in touch by phone or email if you still need help.
Zoom Support sessions

Zoom Setup

If you require help to set up Zoom, please watch the video by clicking below and read the PDF emailed when you registered.
Zoom Setup

Google Account

You need a Google Account for most of the modules to access the tools covered. Watch the video by clicking below to learn how to setup a Google Account.
Google Setup Video

Contact Us

If you need help, you can call our team during normal business hours on 0800 Kanorau (526 672) or send us an email by clicking the link below. 
Email Kanorau