We'll help you to grow the skills of your staff, with our on-job training programmes, support and resources.
The Government is committed to investing in apprenticeship training to support our skills pipeline in New Zealand.
Our Academic Integrity Team monitors the quality of assessment across the primary industry sectors we serve.
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There has never been a better time to get you or your staff into training.
Looking for staff, or searching for your next opportunity? Check out the new Primary ITO Jobs Board
If you’re interested in enrolling with us, this page tells you about eligibility, how to enrol, what support you can get, and more...
We are ready to support your learning and help you to achieve your goals.
Find out what each different sector could offer you and about job opportunities.
We help students to take their first steps towards an exciting career in the primary industry, and support schools too.
We teach our unit standards with the ‘real world’ in mind, so students can apply what they have learned at school when they work i...
Primary ITO aims to help New Zealand’s primary sector flourish by growing people’s skills. We lead work-based education and traini...
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Our Strategic Intent and Annual Report documents.
Here’s your chance to help people and businesses thrive.
Primary ITO formally joins Te Pūkenga, New Zealand’s largest tertiary education provider, in October 2022.
Supporting professional development in the dairy manufacturing and meat processing industries.
Training, mentoring, and supporting learners, and connecting people.
Growing the finest quality produce in the world is no easy task. New Zealand’s growers are known for exceptional quality.
Growers use cutting-edge technology to grow food to feed the growing population. And they do it in a way that does not harm the environment.
Outdoor vegetable production offers diverse and seasonal opportunities. Growing healthy produce for a healthy lifestyle means the industry needs people for plant care and handling. training staff, scientists, agritech specialists, educators, even robotics designers.
A vegetable production role is an excellent opportunity to be in a position that is rewarding, varied, and requires high attention to detail. You’ll work and train within an existing team of skilled people, and you’ll have heaps of development opportunities.
Our programmes will give you the skills and expertise to produce great outdoor vegetables, from asparagus and broccoli to yams and zucchini.
Primary ITO Jobs Board