Trades Essentials

Summary of micro-credential development

Trades Essentials micro-credential now available

A big mihi to industry and providers, who have helped to develop a Trades Essentials micro-credential. Waihanga Ara Rau and Hanga-Aro-Rau are pleased to announce that this new micro-credential is now live on the NZQCF.

Visit NZQA to view the listing details.

The purpose of this micro-credential is to provide introductory skills and workforce needs for people preparing to enter either construction or engineering trades.

Key learning in this micro-credential includes:

  • Interpersonal skills for the trades
  • Rights and responsibilities of an employee working in the trades
  • Personal development for construction and engineering trades
  • Practical trades toolkit (including Health & Safety)

Develop a programme to deliver this micro-credential

If you want to develop a programme to deliver the Trades Essentials micro-credential, please email [email protected] for the full approved micro-credential details.

Find out how to gain WDC support for a micro-credential.

Questions and comments/Ngā pātai me ngā tākapu?

If you have any questions about this development, please get in touch.