Māori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarships

Māori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarships is a government-led training initiative whereby scholarships are granted to members of the Māori and Pacific Island communities.

If you are aged 16-40, of Māori or Pasifika descent, you are invited to apply for a Trades Training Scholarship. Scholarships recipients will receive free tuition for one year at either Whitireia or WelTec.

Maori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarship guide and application form (PDF)

Programmes on offer at Whitireia

Automotive and Road Transport

New Zealand Certificate in Automotive Engineering (Level 3)
New Zealand Certificate in Commercial Road Transport (Heavy Vehicle Operator) (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)
New Zealand Certificate in Makeup and Skin Care (Introduction) (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 (Emerging Stylist) (Level 4)
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)
New Zealand Certificate in Cookery (Level 3)

Mechanical Engineering

New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Engineering (Level 3)

*Subject to NZQA approval

For more information contact twa@weltec.ac.nz

 

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