Make your mark in the world. Get started on your way to a profession or trade.


Umanga

Professional Skills and Trades

When a job is what you want, our Umanga programmes can help you gain the experience and qualifications you need for your chosen career. With a trade under your belt you’ll be set up for a better future for yourself and your whānau.


Introductory programmes

NZ Certificate in Forest Industry Foundation Skills

Establishment & Pruning

NZ Certificate in Forest Industry Foundation Skills

This nationally recognised qualification provides the foundation skills you need to plant and tend forests. You'll learn mainly out in the bush, where you'll work with other forestry professionals.

Level 2 | 22 weeks | No fees

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NZ Certificate in Tourism

NZ Certificate in Tourism

Te Pōkaitahi Tāpoi

Tourism is an industry full of adventure and exploration and in Aotearoa we offer visitors something they can't find anywhere else in the world – Māori culture.

Level 3 | 38 weeks | Fees apply

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Carpentry

Carpentry

NZ Certificate in Construction Trade Skills

The carpentry industry offers a lifetime career working locally or overseas. Learn the basic skills and knowledge to begin a new career in building and construction.

Level 3 | 38 weeks | Fees apply

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Police Preparation

Police Preparation

NZ Certificate in Study and Career Preparation

Do you want a career with the Police? Not sure if you've got what it takes? Get rid of the anxiety and unknown by preparing for the specific requirements of the Police recruitment process.

Levels 3 and 4 | 38 weeks | Fees apply

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