Waitākere College


The Academy programmes are funded by the Tertiary Education Commission as an initiative to build a highly skilled and adaptable work force. The Academies cover a range of vocations and involve a combination of in-school and tertiary based training, with work experience available for selected students.

Academy students engage in a comprehensive learning programme focussed on the development of theoretical knowledge and practical skills targeted at their chosen vocation. We are recognised as a best practice model for our successful implementation of these programmes.'work ready' skills such as time-management and workplace communication.