ProgrammeFull time – 1 year
|New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills (Carpentry strand) (YG)||Advised on enrolment|
Domestic Applications due
|Received all year|
|Christchurch - Ensors Road|
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Gain in-demand carpentry skills and apply your learning in the real world with regular work experience on actual construction projects
Youth Guarantee programmes are FREE* and a great way to learn practical skills and gain a qualification. You can apply for these options if you're 16 to 19 years of age and no longer at school, or you're planning on leaving school.
This programme will equip you with a wide range of practical skills as well as an understanding of carpentry theory, calculations, quantities, drawing, communication skills and related studies. You'll also learn about tools, machines and timber, plus the construction of single and two storey residential buildings and light commercial buildings.
In order to undertake this programme you must be physically able to work safely in an industry-related work environment.
*Funding availability dependent.
You'll receive Ara credits for this programme, these are tertiary study credits that can be used to enter further study at tertiary level in New Zealand.
If you're a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident and are between 16 to 19 years old, you can apply to study regardless of the qualifications you've achieved at school.
If English isn't your first language, you may be required to provide evidence of your English language skills. Refer to the Acceptable Alternatives Chart or contact us for an assessment.
To apply for this course please complete:
- An Admissions and Enrolment form
Starting an apprenticeship is the ideal path to securing a future in the construction industry where you will undertake practical and theory tasks to gain the full trade qualification.
Many qualified carpenters choose to work as a leading hand, a foreman, a construction manager, a project manager within a company structure as well as work as a sole trader and/or contractor.
This programme can lead to the New Zealand Certificate in Carpentry Level 4 apprenticeship.
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- Admission & Enrolment Form PDF File: 87.1 KB
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