Matthew is an inspirational career changer, moving from a retail job into Ara to work in Trades.
Carpentry graduate Jo enjoyed the hands-on nature of her studies, and the support from her tutors and fellow students.
A pre-trade electrical course at Ara gave Neihana Kingi Young a solid foundation of skills and helped him get an apprenticeship with dairy giant Fonterra.
Neihana Kingi Young
Blair Chamberlain says doing a pre-trade course at Ara helped him get an apprenticeship.
Dana Austin scored an apprenticeship as a service technician at Fonterra after getting the foundation skills she needed through an automotive engineering course at Ara.