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Targeted Training & Apprenticeship Fund

Help get the country moving by getting the skills employers need now!

Designed to help New Zealand grow post-Covid, the government’s Targeted Training and Apprenticeship Fund means a range of industry-specific courses are fees-free until 31 December 2022.

You can find out more about this fees-free offer here.

Fees-Free TTAF study options at Ara:

 

 

Full-time

Part-time

Hospitality and Service Industries

New Zealand Certificate in Cookery (Managed Apprenticeship)

Level 4  

Health and Wellbeing

New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Social and Community Services)

Level 4

New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Mental Health and Addiction Support)

Level 4

New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Community Facilitation)

Level 4

New Zealand Diploma in Enrolled Nursing

Level 5  

Engineering and Architecture

New Zealand Diploma in Architectural Technology

Level 6  

New Zealand Diploma in Construction (Construction Management)

Level 6

New Zealand Diploma in Construction (Quantity Surveying)

Level 6

New Zealand Diploma in Engineering - Civil

Level 6

New Zealand Diploma in Engineering - Electrical

Level 6

New Zealand Diploma in Engineering - Mechanical

Level 6
New Zealand Diploma in Engineering - Electronic Level 6

Trades

New Zealand Certificate in Joinery

Level 4  

New Zealand Certificate in Joinery with strand in Cabinetry

Level 4  

New Zealand Certificate in Joinery with strand in Timber Door and Window

Level 4  

New Zealand Certificate in Joinery with strand in Laminate Fabrication

Level 4  

New Zealand Certificate in Joinery with strand in Timber Stairs

Level 4  

New Zealand Certificate in Electrical Engineering Theory

Level 3  

New Zealand Certificate in Plumbing, Gasfitting and Drainlaying (Pre-Apprenticeship)

Level 3  

New Zealand Certificate in Gasfitting

Level 4  

New Zealand Certificate in Plumbing

Level 4  

New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Engineering (Trade) Fitting and Machining Strand

Level 4  

New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Engineering (Trade) General Engineering Strand

Level 4  

New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Engineering (Trade) Machining Strand

Level 4  

New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Engineering (Trade) Maintenance Engineering Strand

Level 4  

New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Engineering (Trade) Toolmaking Strand

Level 4  

New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Engineering

Level 4  

New Zealand Certificate in Engineering Fabrication (Trade) (Light Fabrication Strand)

Level 4  

New Zealand Certificate in Carpentry

Level 4  

New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills Carpentry strand

Level 3  

New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills Allied Trades strand (Painting and Decorating)

Level 3  
New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills Joinery strand Level 3  

Commercial Road Transport

New Zealand Certificate in Commercial Road Transport (Heavy Vehicle Operator)

Level 3  

Agribusiness Management

Diploma in Agribusiness Management

Level 5  

ICT/Computing

New Zealand Diploma in Information Technology Technical Support

Level 5  

New Zealand Diploma in Cybersecurity - Pending Approval

Level 6  
New Zealand Diploma in Web Development and Design Level 5  
New Zealand Diploma in Systems Administration Level 6  
New Zealand Certificate in Information Technology Essentials Level 4