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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 the TTAF offer here. You could also be eligible for first year fees-free – find out more here.

Please note: TTAF courses which start in 2022 and continue into 2023 will incur fees after 31 December 2022.

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  

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 Electrical Engineering (Theory)

Level 3  

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

Level 3  

New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Engineering

Level 3  

New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills Painting & Decorating strand

Level 3  

New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills Joinery strand

Level 3  

New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills Carpentry strand

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

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