Māori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarships

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Māori and Pasifika students looking to learn a trade can apply for a Māori and Pasifika Trades Training scholarship, which is a government-funded scholarship to cover full fees and course-related costs.

Our staff and mentors are here to support you on your learning journey. We provide mentoring, pastoral, cultural and academic support. Our job brokers can help you find and prepare for work, including getting your driver’s license, site safety or first aid certificates.


 

Entry criteria

You need to meet the entry criteria for the programme you are enrolling in and be:

• of Māori or Pasifika descent
• 16-40 years old at the start of your study
• a New Zealand citizen or Permanent Resident
• able to meet the entry requirements for your programme


 

Programmes on offer at Whitireia

Automotive 

New Zealand Certificate in Automotive Engineering (Level 3)

Construction Trades

New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills (Carpentry) (Level 3) 
New Zealand Certificate in Electrical Engineering Theory (Level 3)

Hair, Beauty and Makeup

New Zealand Certificate in Hairdressing (Salon Support) (Level 3)

Hospitality

New Zealand Certificate in Baking (level 3)

 

Programmes on offer at WelTec

Automotive

New Zealand Certificate in Automotive Engineering (Level 3)
New Zealand Certificate in Collision Repair and Automotive Refinishing (Level 3)

Construction Trades

New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills (Carpentry) (Level 3) 
New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills (Painting and Decorating) (Level 3)
New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills (Tiling) (Level 3)
New Zealand Certificate in Electrical Engineering Theory (Level 3)
New Zealand Certificate in Plumbing, Gasfitting and Drainlaying (Level 3)

Hair, Beauty and Makeup

New Zealand Certificate in Barber Skills (Level 3)
New Zealand Certificate in Hairdressing (Salon Support) (Level 3)
New Zealand Certificate in Makeup and Skin Care (Introduction) (Level 3)

Hospitality

New Zealand Certificate in Baking (Level 3)

Mechanical Engineering

New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Engineering (Level 3)


 

How to Apply

To apply for a scholarship please complete and return the application form:

Application Form