Do you want to start your career in a trade and build your pathway to a successful future? Do you want to employ the best talent the region has to offer? See here for your first steps to finding out how.

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Current Students

Support, services and events for all current students

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Learn all about how a Te Ara o Tākitimu trainee can help you business get ahead

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About MPTT Scholarships

Details about the current scholarships and how to qualify and apply

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"It's a pleasure to be able to help Māori and Pasifika students achieve their dreams. When they graduate, the look on their faces and the pride shown by their whānau is rewarding for us all".

Rhys Thurston- Te Ara o Tākitimu Co-ordinator


Te Ara o Tākitimu understands the many high's and low's one may go through whilst studying which is why whānau connectedness is so important to our kaupapa. The support Te Ara o Tākitimu can provide is to promote and guide balance between work and life.

Te Ara o Tākitimu students are provided life skills training over and above their course study, such events include Kua takoto te mānuka.

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Meet the staff that will support you in your study journey

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