Are you an outdoors, hands-on person? Would you like a career in a growing industry?
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. This entry-level programme will prepare you for an apprenticeship or entry into the construction field.
What is Māori and Pasifika Trades Training?
The key objective of Māori and Pasifika Trades Training (MPTT) is to increase access for Māori and Pasifika learners to vocational training and pre-employment training. This enables learners to develop the skills for sustainable employment and achieve better employment outcomes.
Who is eligible?
Māori and Pasifika learners aged between 16 to 40 years
How much does it cost?
Eligible tauira can attend this course fees free.
You’ll be ready to enter an apprenticeship scheme with another training provider. The industry qualfication takes 3-4 years to complete.I want to use my qualification
There are opportunities for graduates to seek an apprenticeship in carpentry or similar trades within the building industry with construction companies and contractors.
*This programme is pending New Zealand Qualifications Authority approval & accreditation, and funding from Tertiary Education Commission. Programmes that are not approved, accredited or funded will not proceed.