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Whether it's building or designing, planning or project management, we've got a construction programme for you. Construction has also been included in the government’s new Targeted Training and Apprenticeship Fund (TTAF), which means it's fully funded until 2022.
- Dunedin and Central Otago
- One year
- Level 3
- Starts Feb, March and July 2021 (in Dunedin) | July 2020; Feb 2021 (in Central Otago)
- Apply now
Gain the work-ready skills you need to enter the construction trades as an apprentice carpenter working under supervision With additional training and/or experience, you could go on to further roles including a carpenter, junior and senior foreperson and self-employment. During your studies you will enjoy hands-on training in our workshops and the chance to be involved in real-world, community-based building projects – which will lead to you gaining knowledge about health and safety, trade calculations and hand tools.
- Dunedin and Central
- Three and a half to four years
- Level 4
- Starts flexible
- Apply Now - contact Carpentry@op.ac.nz
Want to become a carpenter, site supervisor, building project manager, construction firm owner or self-employed builder? Learn from professionals and gain sought after skills with a carpentry apprenticeship pathway brought to you by Otago Polytechnic and Industry Training Association Building (ITAB).
- Central Otago
- Two years
- Level 4
- Starts February and July
- Apply until start date
There is a strong demand nationally and internationally for people who can veneer houses in stone and build stone features, and we can help you become a specialist in this field. Through extensive practical training and work experience, this programme will give you the practical skills and knowledge required to work unsupervised as a stonemason.
New Zealand Diploma in Construction (Level 6) (Construction Management) or (Quantity Surveying) - TTAF funded
- Dunedin or Auckland
- Two years full-time (four years part-time study available in Dunedin only)
- Level 6
- Starts Dunedin: February (full-time/part-time) and July (part-time); Auckland: January, March, June, August and October
- Apply anytime
Want to join a team of construction professionals to see the realisation of commercial or residential construction projects? This qualification is suitable for candidates from a variety of educational backgrounds including school leavers. It has been developed in consultation with employers and industrial, academic and professional bodies to ensure graduates are highly competent and industry-ready. An online option is available part-time.