What you will learn
Gain NCEA Level 2 and the skills needed to work in an entry-level position in the automotive, motor body, or engineering industries.
- Starter skills for the automotive and mechanical engineering industries
- Engines, panel and paint, machining, metalwork and welding
- Produce engineering sketches
- Explain technical terms
- Health and safety
*Classes for this programme are from Monday to Thursday, 9:00am - 3:00pm.
The Right Start programme is a good way to prepare for an apprenticeship. Or specialise with a further study option.
- Mechanical engineer
- Auto refinisher
- Panel beater
Give yourself credit →
Use the knowledge you already have to fast-track your qualification. Workplace-learning, volunteering, professional development, other provider qualifications and online courses can be recognised as prior learning and put towards your qualification. Start by getting in touch with us, or find out more here.
Whitireia and WelTec are a business division of Te Pūkenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology.