Primary Industries

Vocational Pathways Package​

  • Level 2
  • 36 weeks
  • No fees

Programme overview:

Includes: NCEA Level 2
 Vocational Pathways Award
 NZ Certificate in Primary Industries Level 2

Primary Industries are New Zealand's largest sector, and there's a need for skilled workers to keep these industries thriving. Learn the skills and knowledge to start a career in one of these areas:

  • Agriculture - livestock and general farming practices
  • Apiculture - beekeeping
  • Aquaculture - working with New Zealand's seafood species
  • Horticulture - landscaping and ground maintenance, plant production and nursery work.

You'll be introduced to essential work experience and while you're with us, you'll also complete NCEA Level 2.


You'll learn about:

  • job skills relevant to your area of study
  • working individually and as part of a team
  • improving your literacy and numeracy skills.

You'll know how to:

  • work safely in the workplace
  • be a good employee
  • apply the skills in one of these sectors.

Where will this take me?

I want to keep studying

You might want to consider furthering your studies with another institution.

I want to use my qualification

You'll be ready to apply for entry level roles in the apiculture, aquaculture, agriculture and horticulture sectors.


How you'll study:

  • in class on weekdays
  • noho marae
  • group work and discussions.

Entry criteria

You'll need to attend an interview.

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