Be part of an established and globally awarded children’s education franchise. Over 10 years Bricks 4 Kidz has developed a unique and inspiring business model. Make an impact on our future generations and receive the support of training, resources and expertise. Come build with us!
Build a flexible career as a business owner and make a positive educational impact.
Bricks 4 Kidz is the largest provider of STEAM-based (science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics) educational enrichment programmes in the world. Using LEGO® bricks, robotics and technology, the programmes are designed to enhance children’s creativity, problem-solving and critical-thinking skills. The Bricks 4 Kidz master franchisor was established in the United States in 2008, it has served over 3 million children worldwide, runs over 490 classes each day, across 836 cities in 46 countries.
Bricks 4 Kidz is a #1 award winning franchise, recognised for its exceptional children’s programme and empowering franchise opportunities. Bricks 4 Kidz New Zealand was established as the New Zealand sub-franchisor (master franchisee) in November 2018, and we’ve since welcomed twelve sub-franchises in Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Wellington and Christchurch to our family.
We at Bricks 4 Kidz New Zealand have worked to differentiate ourselves from the other Bricks 4 Kidz across the globe and establish ourselves in the New Zealand market with our unique vision; make high-quality STEAM education programmes accessible to all Tamariki of New Zealand. We are passionate about children’s future development and endeavour to develop and deliver programmes which inspire children to dream more, learn more and do more from a very young age and become more when they grow up.
Two franchise models available
Mobile Franchise Opportunity
Lower start-up investment home-based franchise option
This is a great opportunity to start small with a lower investment level. It gives franchisees the ability to deliver proprietary STEAM programmes, workshops, holiday programmes and inside classrooms and at various schools and other community locations.
Creativity Centre Opportunity
Our Creativity Centres offer franchisees the ability to provide all of the services of a mobile business, as well as an exciting location for children can gather to learn, build and play. Creativity Centres also serve as a venue for birthday parties, coportate team building and other family events.
Whether you are operating a mobile business or a centre-based business, learn more about the numerous revenue streams franchisees have access to throughout the year.
Training & Support
Learn about what we’re looking for in potential franchisees as well as the training provided, franchise systems and ongoing support developed by our local passionate team.
Frequently Asked Questions
Got a questions? Get the basics answered from the many frequently asked questions and our team can help you with the rest of your enquires.
There are six steps to becoming a Bricks 4 Kidz franchisee
Getting to Know You
Submit our brief Expression of Interest online form. If you fit initial qualifications and we have a territory available, one of our franchising specialists will contact you. We will talk about your goals – and whether Bricks 4 Kidz is the right opportunity for you.
Getting to Know Us
You will further explore the Bricks 4 Kidz model and how it will apply to your proposed territory. You will then receive our franchise overview, support overview and initial investment estimate.
Talk to the Franchise Manager
We’ll set up a time when you can speak with the Franchise Manager, who will answer your questions on the franchise opportunity, the operations of the business and any other questions you may have.
Explore the Opportunity (Discovery Day)
Come and meet the Bricks 4 Kidz team face-to-face (or via a Zoom meeting). The Discovery Day held at the Albany Creativity Centre and franchise support office and addresses both sides of the system (Advertising / Marketing and Education / Curriculum), as well as an overview of the Franchise Management System (FMS), a platform with many functions and features to support specific operations of the Bricks 4 Kidz Franchise.
Legal Document Reviewing Process
Once you are happy to go ahead, we will send you the Franchise application form and background statement, Disclosure Documents, Preliminary agreement, draft of the Sub-franchise agreement and various documents required under the Franchise Association of New Zealand Codes and Rules. Being a FANZ member, it's required for our franchisee prospects to receive the above legal documents 14 days before they sign.
Franchise is Awarded
Congratulations, you’ve met all the requirements and are ready to begin training. You’ll come to our training sessions at our Albany Creativity Centre and franchise support office for a comprehensive five-day training in operating your franchise; from day-to-day functions to the proprietary Bricks 4 Kidz teaching methods. Once training is successfully completed, you are fully equipped and prepared to immediately begin operating your franchise.