Plumbing, Gasfitting & Drainlaying

Today’s world needs plumbers, gasfitters and drainlayers. There is a strong demand for these trades, and here we are training now for the future generation.

Come and experience the vast knowledge and expertise of our lecturing staff at our central, state-of-the-art training facility at Mahunga Drive, just off the South Western Motorway in Mangere.

Our facilities

A fully integrated practical workshop allows students to practise skills in all aspects of plumbing, including hot and cold water, sheetmetal and roofing also welding and foul water. Gasfitting is also an integral aspect of our programmes, and this is supported by our modern, interactive gasfitting lab. Our 16 fully functional bays support the theoretical training by allowing the student to put into practice what they have learned, including piping out, appliance installation and fault finding. With the availability of a gas bay per student it allows real-time, real-world application.

Our modern learning environment also includes a full computer lab, with 20 computers for integrated lessons. Laptops are also available, with wireless internet access for a variety of online learning and easy linking to the standards and codes relating to plumbing and gasfitting. Our close relationships in industry are another vital training aid. Students gain contact and experience with new products and materials, including direct training by suppliers.

Our staff

Our team of tutors are represented on a number of technical and industry committees, some specialists in fields such as backflow prevention and industrial gas systems. They regularly advise the industry on technical and legal matters. They know what they’re talking about, and they’re ready to pass on their knowledge to the next generation of plumbers, gasfitters and drainlayers.

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