Textiles

While our textile industry is small, New Zealand is recognised as a leader in several areas. We’re the world’s largest producer and exporter of cross-bred wool and produce the world’s finest merino wool.

Employers

We can provide training plans, support and qualifications - tailored to your businesses specific needs.

What do we offer?

We partner with industry associations like the Textile Care Federation and members of your industry to help build skilled employees. This support includes promoting careers in your industry, identifying potential learners, and encouraging work placements.

We also ensure your industry’s qualifications continue to meet needs, support industry events like conferences and regularly celebrate your learners’ success.

Qualifications available

There are a wide range of qualifications at different levels and with different strands (options). These qualifications and strands cater to people entering the textile industry or wanting to build their skills in specialised areas of textile manufacturing.