National Certificate in Educational Achievement (Level 2) (Construction and Infrastructure)

Gain NCEA Level 2. Sample a range of trades: carpentry, concreting, paving, painting, plumbing and electrical. Gain the skills to start work on a construction site and progress to higher-level programmes. Learn how to safely use and maintain tools, make building calculations and choose materials. Work on real projects.

Note: This programme is held at Porirua campus on 26/07/2021. Please apply via the WelTec site here 

What you will learn

  • Gain the skills to work on a construction site
  • Learn how to safely use and maintain tools
  • Make building calculations
  • Choose appropriate building materials
  • Learn how to calculate material requirements 
  • Understand health and safety protocols 

Career options

This course provides a great start for a construction career and is a good way to prepare for an apprenticeship.

  • Carpenter
  • Painter
  • Plumber
  • Gas fitter
  • Electrician 

Entry criteria

Open entry