foundation trades training

Want to be a tradie, welder or gearhead? Start here!

Study our New Zealand Certificate in Foundation Skills (Level 2)

Gain and develop trades skills with this FREE* 16 week course in South Auckland.

Discover the excitement of engineering projects!
Dive into hands-on work in automotive, trades, building, construction, welding, and fabrication. Sign up now and get ready to make your mark in the practical world of engineering and trades!

So why train with us?

All training is free, we even kit you out with safety clothing to keep at no charge. There has never been a better time to upskill, try out several trades and get set for a new career path.

16 Weeks

Wiri, Auckland

Enrolling now

trades training class
What you will learn:
  • Gas welding (Oxy – Acetylene)

  • Arc and mig welding

  • Automotive engineering insight

  • Workshop, safety, tools and machinery knowledge

  • Trades, construction skills

  • Plan and produce a trades project

  • Effective teamwork skills

  • Culture and diversity at work

  • Study and career goals

What you will get:
  • Free daily breakfast

  • Free transport assistance

  • Free safety gear

  • New Zealand Certificate in Foundation Skills (Level 2)

  • Up to 60 NZQA Credits upon completion

  • CV support

We’re looking for:
  • 16 years or older

  • New Zealand citizen or permanent resident

  • Physically fit

You may be able to train while you receive your benefit. Please check with your case manager before you enrol with us.

Get in touch, call us on 0800 236 765 or sign up above and we will email you all of the info you need to make your decision and get started in an upcoming intake.

Please note: Our dedicated team will work with you to find an employment placement. However please be aware that employment is not guaranteed following the training. Employer suitability criteria applies.

*Eligibility criteria applies.

foundation trades