Waitākere College

Building Academy

Building Academy Level 2/3, is suitable for those students serious about a career in the construction trades. Students are involved in practical, real life building projects and complete a component of the New Zealand Certificate of Allied Building and Construction. 

Level 3 Building Academy operates inside school on a Tuesday afternoon 2pm-6pm. Level 2 Building Academy is timetabled within normal school hours. Both levels of the Building  Academy study offsite at a tertiary provider one-day-per-week through AWVA (Auckland West Vocational Academies). Level 3 Building Academy students have the opportunity to participate in work experience.