Secondary schools can collaborate with tertiary providers and local employers to assist a student to complete primary industries sector-specific standards through a trade academy. The programme includes industry visits in Year 11 and in Year 12 an industry placement one day per week. Places depend on regional availability.
Funded by the Ministry of Education.
Taratahi, Wairarapa: www.taratahi.ac.nz
Primary ITO: www.primaryito.ac.nz
National Trades Academy in Christchurch: www.nta.co.nz
Hokonui Trade Academy
- offering days at Telford, Balclutha, www.telford.ac.nz
or phone 0800 835 367