I'm ready to start my apprenticeship now

You're working in a BCITO trade right now and your employer has agreed to train you. It's easy to get everything set up.

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I'm an employer

If you're an employer, you can get financial tautoko to hold onto your existing apprentices and to take on new ones.

The Apprenticeship Boost scheme will help you strengthen your business and get someone into a job. Apprentices can be an important part of your business and potential future leaders in your industry.

We may be able to help you find a suitable tangata to hire who will be a great fit for your business.

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Invest in the future of your business

Hiring apprentices and training your kaimahi makes your business more efficient and profitable. For the future of New Zealand, it's also critical you pass on your valuable knowledge to the next generation.

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Latest news

Entries open for 2022 Concrete Apprentice of the Year

21 June 2022

2022 Concrete Industry Apprentice of the Year entrants are in to win a share of around $10,000 in prizes, as well as the sought-after title. Entries are now open.

A progressive path

14 June 2022

After leaving the retail sector and joining the construction industry, former BCITO apprentice Phillip Jamison is now a fully qualified builder working on a range of unique projects.

Owning it

27 May 2022

Why Vakalahi is pushing workers out of their comfort zones. The best thing about taking on apprentices is watching them grow, says Jazz Vakalahi.

Talk to us

If you're an aspiring apprentice, employer or educator, contact us today to find out how we can help. 

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+64 4 381 6430
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PO Box 2615
Wellington 6140

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