If you want a career as a builder or qualified carpenter, UCOL’s National Certificate in Carpentry will provide you with a nationally recognised qualification as well as the relevant skills and knowledge to work as a competent tradesperson.
Locations: Palmerston North
Duration: 4 years, part-time
Dates:19 Feb 2018 - 23 Nov 2018
Domestic Fees:*$1,214.60Scholarship info
International Fees:*To be confirmed.
Compulsory course costs may apply.
* Fees are indicative only, and are inclusive of the student services levy and GST (goods and services tax). The fee shown is for one year of study.
UCOL staff and students are well connected to our stakeholders. We will prepare you for the work place and help manage your apprenticeship.
The Regional Trades and Technology Centre is a state-of-the-art ten million dollar facility, with the latest industry fit equipment and teaching technology, complete with an indoor space large enough to build a 3 bedroom house.
This programme has open entry.
For more information about NCEA Credits see UCOL's NCEA explained page.
The minimum entry requirement for international students is IELTS General or Academic score of 5.5 with no band score lower than 5 (or equivalent including TOEFL). IELTS scores used must be taken from a single IELTS Test Report Form (ie combining scores from more than one test is not permissible). UCOL is a TOEFL iBT testing centre.
Application checklistIt will make the process easier if you prepare the following before you
Note that you will need to provide any verified documents in person, via post or email.
The programme is approved by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority under the provisions of the Education Act 1989, and Universal College of Learning (UCOL) Trading as Universal College of Learning (UCOL) is accredited to teach it.