On-job training with Te Pūkenga | Primary ITO

Thinking of upskilling and already in employment on a sheep and beef farm? With Te Pūkenga | Primary ITO you can earn while you learn.

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There are a few excellent reasons why you should consider on-job training, progress your career and get in touch with your local Training Advisor: 

  • Earn while you learn and get qualified. 
  • More skills = more career opportunities. Set yourself apart from others competing for new roles. 
  • You’ll understand the “why” behind tasks.  
  • Off-job theory classes give you an opportunity to connect with likeminded peers, share learnings, establish valuable networks and gain lifelong friends.  
  • We want you to succeed! Your Training Adviser will help you set goals every three months with your employer, and it’s your chance to provide feedback on your new skills/knowledge and how you’re progressing. 
  • We also have literacy and numeracy support available for you. 

What are your options?

NZ Apprenticeship New Zealand Apprenticeship in Agriculture – Breeding Livestock Farming Level 3 and 4 
Level 3 Sheep, Beef and Deer New Zealand Certificate in Agriculture – Meat & Fibre Level 3
Level 3 Vehicle micro-credentials Certificate in Operating a Tractor, Operating a light 4WD on or off road, Operating a Quad Bike or Operating an LUV micro-credential
Level 3 Machinery micro-credentials Certificate in the Safe Use of Chainsaws or Tree Felling Techniques Using a Chainsaw
Level 3 Introduction to Team Leadership New Zealand Certificate in Business (Introduction to Team Leadership) Level 3
NZ Apprenticeship Level 3 New Zealand Apprenticeship in Agriculture – Breeding Livestock Farming Level 4
Level 4 Sheep and/or Beef Farming New Zealand Certificate in Agriculture – Breeding or Non-Breeding Livestock Farming Level 4
Level 5 Production Management New Zealand Certificate in Primary Industry Production Management Level 5
Level 5 Agribusiness Management New Zealand Diploma in Primary Industry Business Management Level 5

Get in touch 

Visit the Te Pūkenga | Primary ITO website to find out more and to contact your local Training Advisor.