Pre-Trade

Pre-Trade Training-He Toki Ki te Rika

He Toki ki te Rika are traditionally pre-trade training programs delivered by Ara Institute of Canterbury. However this programme has grown and now includes the Otago Polytechnic. 

Since its establishment in 2011, over 1000 trainees have been prepared for opportunities in the trades sector. 

These programs aim to build skills needed to participate within the building and infrastructure industries in Te Waipounamu.

Should you choose any of the programs below, we will support you in your learning journey and help you find employment and advance through your career.

Courses available at Ara

New Zealand Certificate in Cookery

Level 4

City Campus

New Zealand Certificate in Collision Repair and Automotive Refinishing

Level 3

Woolston Campus

New Zealand Certificate in Plumbing, Gasfitting and Drainlaying

Level 3

Woolston Campus

New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Engineering

Level 3

Woolston Campus

New Zealand Certificate in Electrical Engineering Theory

Level 3

Woolston Campus

New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills Allied Trades Strand (Plasterboard)

Level 3

Woolston Campus

New Zealand Certificate in Automative Engineering (Light)

Level 3

Woolston Campus

New Zealand Certificate in Construction trade Skills Joinery Strand

Level 3

City Campus

New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills Carpentry Strand

Level 3

City Campus

Contact Ariana Te Whetu  for more information:.

Ariana Te Whetu

He  Toki Projects Advisor

Courses available at Otago Polytechnic

New Zealand Certificate in Electrical Engineering Theory

Level 3

Dunedin Campus

New Zealand Certificate in Automative Engineering

Level 3

Dunedin Campus

New Zealand Certificate in Cookery

Level 3

Dunedin Campus

New Zealand Certificate in Cookery

Level 4

Dunedin Campus

New Zealand Certificate in Food and Beverage Service (Café Services) (Bar Services)

Level 3

Dunedin Campus

New Zealand Certificate in Food and Beverage Service (Restaurant Services)

Level 4

Dunedin Campus

New Zealand Certificate in Tourism

Level 4

Dunedin Campus

Contact Jess for more information:.

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