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

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

Get your career in the trades started with this one-year New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills qualification and proceed into an apprenticeship.

Gain skills and knowledge to apply to a wide range of construction-related trades including:

  • Working safely and in accordance with compliance and regulatory requirements in the construction trades sector
  • Communicating effectively with colleagues and customers within the construction industry
  • Reading and using specifications and drawings to complete simple construction projects
  • Performing calculations to complete a range of tasks in the construction sector

Entry Requirements

  • Open entry.

Career Options

Apprenticeship in the Construction Industry e.g. apprentice carpenter

Further Study Options

Study towards a Level 4 qualification in carpentry, joinery or another construction related allied trade.

Changes for 2023 learners

On 1 November 2022, WITT and the programme you have enrolled in became part of Te Pūkenga – New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology .
When you apply to study with WITT in 2023, you will be enrolled with Te Pūkenga, the new national network of vocational and applied education in Aotearoa New Zealand. You will learn in the same way, in the same place, and with the same people. The great news is that this enables us to share skills and knowledge across a network of passionate education providers, to better help you succeed.
Please note that all programmes offered by WITT and other subsidiaries of Te Pūkenga are under review. This is to make sure they are portable, consistent, and aligned with the needs of the industry to provide you with excellent and quality educational opportunities.

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