New Zealand Certificate in Carpentry (Level 4)

This course will provide a strong foundation for those who wish to pursue a career in a continually growing industry.

“You just get your apprenticeship done faster”

-Christopher Uy

Apprentice, DC Build Auckland 

This course is hands-on training so you gain practical experience, allowing you to apply your learning in real-world scenarios.  

It is perfect if you want to earn while you learn, or you want to gain a professional qualification for skills that you may already have gained while working in the industry.  

Our people understand the needs of your employers and how to best support you – without getting in the way of your day-to-day work. 

Our service promise is to visit your site every 6-8 weeks. We help you get better, faster. That simple. 


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What you will learn

Qualified carpenters and apprentices in New Zealand can work on a variety of different building sites. From building residential houses, high rises, historic buildings to commercial buildings; ranging from small renovations, interior fit outs, to new builds. ​

As an apprentice you will learn all aspects of the construction process, including site preparation, foundation work, flooring, framing, exterior and interior work and roof claddings.​

You will also learn about professional standards and compliance, how to read drawings and specifications, different types of materials, tools and equipment, health and safety, building science and maths and legislation.


Course costs: $850 per annum. Launch special - first year free if you sign up before August 31 2024.

You must be 16 years of age or older to start your apprenticeship.