Skilled people working together builds productivity. Grow the skills of your employees with national industry qualifications.
Communications & media
The print, packaging, journalism and signmaking industries produce a wide range of items that we see, read and use every day. These industries were previously led by CMITO.
Mechanical engineers build and maintain the machinery and tools that keep New Zealand’s manufacturing and engineering industries running. We have been supporting engineers to qualify for over two decades.
Food & beverage
Every day, nearly 30,000 people head to work in the food manufacturing industry preparing the foods that nourish us and contribute over $22 billion to New Zealand’s exports.
98% of New Zealand’s wood comes from sustainably managed forests making this the ideal industry for the future.
From handicraft to high-tech, New Zealand industries are making it. Our mergers with the forestry and plastics and materials ITOs mean we support most manufacturing sectors, from food, to paint, to wood.
Plastics & materials manufacturing
The Plastics and Materials Processing ITO merged with us in 2013, creating greater back office efficiencies to support our family of manufacturing industries.
New Zealand needs 12 trades people for every one professional engineer graduating from university. From fire protection to locksmithing, trades people are in demand.
Our transport industries, maritime and rail, support every industry in New Zealand, moving people and freight around our cities, around our country and around the world.
Cross industry qualifications
Right across your business, we can help you to upskill your employees to build a more safe, efficient and profitable business.