Trades Essentials

Summary of micro-credential development

Thank you for your feedback!

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 now reviewing feedback received on the proposed micro-credential.

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 the 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)

Questions and comments/Ngā pātai me ngā tākapu?

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