Do you want to become a builder?
This qualification is for anyone wanting to start out in the construction industry who doesn't have an apprenticeship.
You will get hands-on experience in building a house, from the foundations through to the finishing work.
When you graduate, you will have the practical experience to get a job as an apprentice carpenter or labourer under supervision.
You will receive a tool kit of equipment you need to complete your studies.
Please note the image below is not an exact representation and safety boots will not be included. You will need to supply these.
|Start Month(s)||February, July|
(MIT TechPark from mid-2020)
|Domestic fees||Free* or $5,700 (approx.)|
One year (full-time)
|Study Method||Three days per week|
|International Fees||Not Available to International Students|
|Māori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarship||Available|
|Qualification||New Zealand Certificate|
Information is correct as at October 2019. Programme fees are based on a full-time student and may vary depending on your final selection of courses that make up your programme. To provide you with an indication of costs, the approximate fees quoted in this publication are based on the indicative 2020 fee structure. The indicative programme fees for 2020 do not include the Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF). The CSSF is an additional levy to your 2020 programme or course fees. Further information about the CSSF can be found here www.manukau.ac.nz/cssf. Programmes stated as eligible for free study in 2020 are based on the 2019 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2020. All fees are in New Zealand Dollars. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. All courses and programmes will proceed subject to numbers and academic approval. Manukau Institute of Technology is accredited under the provisions of the Education Act 1989. International students must study in class and will not be able to enrol for online study options.