Trades Academy

The Trades Academy works with secondary schools and EIT to provide year-long trades programmes to help students achieve NCEA Level 2 and prepare for higher-level study.

Trades Academy - EIT Tairāwhiti

Wayne Ngata

The Trade’s Academy provides students with a wonderful opportunity to try out a vocation they are interested in. They can get a taste of what a job may be like and get hands on experience. This video profiles the various areas of the Trades Academy including trade skills, automotive, hair and beauty, hospitality, animal care, agriculture and health and fitness. Students can obtain credits towards NCEA and gain wonderful real life experience.

Trades Academy Video

The Trade’s Actrades academy studentsademy provides students with a wonderful opportunity to try out a vocation they are interested in. They can get a taste of what a job may be like and get hands on experience. This video profiles the various areas of the Trades Academy including trade skills, automotive, hair and beauty, hospitality, animal care, agriculture and health and fitness. Students can obtain credits towards NCEA and gain wonderful real life experience.

Trades Academy Information


Cover of 2017 Trades Academy Course Handbook 2017Download the Trades Academy Course Handbook 2017 here for all the info you will need to choose a great Trades Academy course at EIT.

Your Vocational Pathway

Vocational Pathways have been developed by industry and the government to help you prepare for a career while studying NCEA Level 2.

 

How do I Apply?

Once you’ve decided studying at the Trades Academy is what you want to do, download and complete application the relevant application form and hand it back to your school.

2018 Hawke’s Bay Schools Trades Academy Application Form

2018 Tairāwhiti Schools Trades Academy Application Form

Want to know more?

Trades Academy Manager
Paul Hursthouse
e phursthouse@eit.ac.nz
p 06 974 8000 x 5210
m 021 296 1877

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