Kia Ora, Talofa Lava, Kia Orana, Mālō e Lelei, Ni sa bula vinaka, Fakaalofa lahi atu, Taloha ni.
Ara offers free trades training for Māori and Pasifika.
Māori Trades Training
He Toki ki te Rika (Māori Trades Training) aims to encourage Māori students in trades training programmes. Students can study full time at Ara or through an apprenticeship. Students receive support from staff who mentor throughout the programme. Māori Trades Training programmes are open to anyone of Māori decent.
Find out the study options at Māori Trades Training.
Pasifika Trades Training
Pasifika Trades Training scholarships are offered at Ara as part of a nation-wide need to offer skills to people to assist with the rebuild of Christchurch. Pasifika Trades Training is a collaboration with leaders from the Pasifika community, government agencies and Pasifika church ministers.
See the range of study options available at Pasifika Trades Training.
Pursue a career in trades today!