L2/3 EIT Trades Academy (EIT)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Andersen.

The EIT Trades Academy works with CHB College to provide a trades programme to help students achieve NCEA Levels 2 or 3 and prepare for higher-level of study.

Students attend one day per week to undertake practical, hands-on training in various trades programmes.  For more specific information on individual programmes please speak to the R3 Team and visit EIT’s Website https://www.eit.ac.nz/subject-areas/trades-academy/ .

The credits contribute to their NCEA Level 2 or Level 3 Qualificaion. Trades Academy places are limited, and a genuine interest in the trade is necessary for selection.   EIT makes final selection decisions, request and application for WKR as soon as possible to ensure a successful placement.

If you are choosing this option please complete the form at the following link https://forms.office.com/r/dedj5fMBMC.

The College transports students to and from EIT Taradale, each day of their choosen course, at no cost to the student.  Students need to be able to make their own way to the College to catch the bus at 7.45am

EIT TRADES ACADMEY DOES NOT COVER A LINE IN THE STUDENTS TIMETABLE, it is over and above a students other 5 subjects.

Recommended Prior Learning

At least 10 credits in Level 1 English course and regular school attendance (80%). Students must have shown an ability to work independently. Student entry is at the discretion of the R3 Team. Please discuss with your Dean if you are considering this option. 


The Standards offered are correct at time of writing

Course content may change by the start of the year