Level 2 Trades Academy

Course Description

Contact Person: T. Duncan

Trades Academy are hands on, with a focus on developing relevant practical and personal skills essential in the workplace. They are a good option for students who are seriously considering a trade when they finish school.

Training is based one day a week at NMIT or in residential blocks at Whenua iti Outdoors.

Places are available for students in Automotive Engineering,  Mechanical Engineering,  Hairdressing, Beauty,  Creative Design for Hair and Make Up, Art and Design (Digital Technology), Health and Support Services, Hospitality,  Building and Construction, Sport and Exercise, Environmental Science,  Emergency and Response, Tourism Operations, Service Industry Internships, Adventure Tourism Leadership, Environmental Science, Predator Control and Conservation, and Manaaki Tapoi courses. 

Students need to have a positive attitude, be committed to attending and willing to learn new skills.  The students will still be enrolled at NCG in 5 subjects, while working towards a National Certificate in a Trade and a minimum of NCEA Level 2.  Different credits are available for each course and this can be discussed with the Trades Co-ordinator - Ms Duncan.

Contributions and Equipment

A great attitude and lots of enthusiasm

Entry Requirements

Open to Year 12 or 13 students who have gained NCEA Level 1.  Students are required to go through an interview process in order to be accepted into this programme.  



Courses are based on student choice, so some courses may not run.

SchoolPoint by Inbox Design SCHOOLPOINT129, Rendered 1MB in 0.2264 seconds with 17 queries.