BCITO – Trade Apprenticeships

BCITO is the largest provider of construction trade apprenticeships in New Zealand. We are appointed by the government to develop and implement industry qualifications for the building and construction sector.

BCITO releases annual report & achievement highlights

BCITO releases annual report & achieveme...

We have pleasure in presenting BCITO’s 2018 Annual Report. We have been working extremely hard to meet the ...
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NAWIC awards call for entries for women in construction awards

NAWIC awards call for entries for women in co...

The call has gone out for nominations in the 2019 NAWIC Excellence Awards partnering with BCITO, with entries open now ...
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Construction industry urged to diversify in apprenticeships

Construction industry urged to diversify in a...

Construction firms are being urged to take on more women and people from different ethnic backgrounds as apprentices ...
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Got A Trade? Got it Made! Paris talks about her carpentry apprenticeship

Got A Trade? Got it Made! Paris talks about h...

Coming from a family renowned in the hairdressing industry, Paris already knew she wanted to get a trade, ...
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Living spaces are her passion

Living spaces are her passion

BCITO are proud to recognise the 2018 recipient of the Judy Bark Cup for Most Promising Design Student, Rachel ...
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Two years 'Fees Free' for construction apprenticeships

Two years ‘Fees Free’ for constru...

Most of the talk in the media about the Government’s new fees free initiative has been about school ...
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Employment in carpentry forecast update - March 2018

Employment in carpentry forecast update ̵...

One of the key inputs to workforce development planning is information about total employment in a sector and ...
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Construction industry set for record run

Construction industry set for record run

New Zealand’s building boom is set to continue, making it the longest in the country’s history. Building and ...
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Trades campaign tackles barriers for Maori and Pasifika

Trades campaign tackles barriers for Maori an...

Māori and Pasifika Trades Training (MPTT) Auckland has launched the Youse Got Choices social media campaign, which sees influencers in ...
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Everything you need to know about Fees Free

Everything you need to know about Fees Free

BCITO has published all you need to know about the Government's Fees Free initiative at BCITO's Fees Free ...
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Not sure what to do in 2018? Time to consider a trade.

Not sure what to do in 2018? Time to consider...

Whether you're a school leaver or just wanting a change of scene or career, training in trades with ...
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Put safety first with digital risk and safety cards

Put safety first with digital risk and safety...

Get the tool now to make sure you know the risks, lead the way and save lives. Recognising ...
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BCITO launches My Boss: Legend

BCITO launches My Boss: Legend

The first phase of the campaign is the launch of a new micro website at mybosslegend.nz. We tell ...
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Concrete business owner leads by example

Concrete business owner leads by example

Brad Robertson is the owner of BSR Concrete in Auckland and on the board of the Master Concrete ...
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Childhood dreams and career choices

Childhood dreams and career choices

Dragon Tamer? Magician? Space Station Boss? Our childhood dreams remain the same, so can revisiting them help our career choice? Sarah ...
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'Trade Secret's' aimed to encourage school leavers into building apprenticeships

‘Trade Secret’s’ aimed to e...

Calling all future apprentices (and parents!) If you're leaving school this year, are based in any of the areas ...
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Auckland’s housing crisis looks bigger than ever

Auckland’s housing crisis looks bigger than e...

According to a recently published report from BCITO and Infometrics, concludes that a build rate of 14,000 new ...
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BCITO selected as finalist

BCITO selected as finalist

The Building & Construction Industry Training Organisation (BCITO) has been selected as a finalist in the 2017 AUT ...
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