Trades and Technology

EIT’s School of Trades and Technology provides students with the skills and qualifications to help access a career in the workplace.

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NZ Diploma in Architectural Technology

Gain the knowledge, skills and attitudes required to become a productive member of an architectural design team.  The NZ Diploma in Architectural Technology provides practical learning to undertake the whole process of producing architectural drawings, from establishing a client's requirements right through to submission of the final designs.

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Reece Hamilton

Reece Hamilton, Student

My brother attended EIT and is now a qualified officer in the Navy, this inspired me to study at EIT. Ive always had a passion for cars and EIT has great tutors and workshops. I am proud to say you will come out better off at EIT than anywhere else.

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Todd Rogers

Todd Rogers

After leaving Central Hawke’s Bay College, Todd signed up for a carpentry apprenticeship in the New Zealand Army.   During his 15-year service, he was the army’s construction manager with responsibility for as many as 52 apprentices in training.

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Try all the Trades

Get a 'taste' of all the trades, Certificate in Applied Practical Skills - Trade Skills provides students with an introduction to carpentry, electrical, automotive, mechanical engineering and collision repair.

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Specialist Facilities 

Purpose designed and equipped with state-of-the-art teaching technology, EIT’s newest building reflects an innovative approach to trades training. The new facility provides a ‘hands on’ learning environment for over 190 students per week.

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May
3

Knowledge is a power tool

Tereora Tapaitau has secured a building services cadetship with the Gisborne District... Read More

Jan
20

Knowledge is a Power Tool

After completing the Certificate in Introductory Trade Skills (Carpentry) at EIT... Read More

Nov
9

Students Assist Vanuatu’s Cyclone Recovery

EIT students who helped rebuild cyclone-lashed medical centres in Vanuatu have returned... Read More

Oct
12

New Diploma in Architectural Technology

The foundation for a successful construction industry is good design – a point... Read More

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