Pre-Apprenticeship Programme

This limited credit programme provides an introduction to marine, marina, or composite workplaces. The entry level unit standards assessed are intended to allow trainees decide if they wish to commit to a full apprenticeship. Trainees successfully achieving the required unit standards will be issued with a Pre-Apprenticeship Certificate by MAST Academy. Trainees successfully completing this programme within the expected time frame will be well placed to continue their training by registering for an apprenticeship. These are Core unit standards and all of the unit standards are included in MAST Academy apprenticeship programmes leading to New Zealand Certificates. Modules within this programme include: Workplace Health and Safety, You and Your Team, Your Calculations, and Sustainability.

  Career Options

MAST Academy apprenticeship, leading to a New Zealand Certificate


  Entry Requirements

Legal eligibility to study in NZ (immigration status verified). Employed in an appropriate workplace. Minimum of 16 years of age. English language requirements.


  Course Fees

The cost for this programme is covered by the current government initiative, the Targeted Training Apprenticeship Fund (TTAF).
This funding will end 31 December 2022.

Cost after TTAF – $250 total