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Welcome to U-Skills 2016

Are you a Year 11, 12 or 13 student in 2016 and Ready to start your tertiary education while at school? Then U-Skills could be the inspiration you are looking for!

 

U-Skills Central Schools Academy is a Trades Academy run through UCOL. Our range of programmes are designed to guide you through a vocational pathway with the support of school.

 

At U-Skills you will have access to industry-driven staff who have real experience in the real world. Our team have a range of skills to suit multiple needs and provide a supportive stepping stone, giving you a taste of tertiary, with the support of friends, routine and school.

 

This real experience provides you with tertiary learning one day a week, designed to support your school work and help you achieve NCEA.

 

U-Skills is open to students from the Manawatu, Whanganui, Wairarapa, Rangitikei, Ruapehu, Horowhenua and Tararua areas in a range of programmes.

 

There are NO programme fees and NO cost for programme materials, provided you meet the entry criteria a “fees free” place could be yours. Fill in an application NOW as there are limited places in each programme, get your school support for your application and send it in.

 
 
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We offer programmes in:
 

Manufacturing and Technology

Construction and Infrastructure

Services

Social and Community

Primary

Creative

Automotive

Construction

Hair and Beauty

Health

Farm Animal/Vet Nursing

Graphics

Automotive Panel and Paint

 

Hospitality

Business Enterprise

 

Performing Arts

Mechanical Engineering

 

Hairdressing

Office Administration

 

 

Applied Design and Technology

 

 

 
 
 

Mechanical Engineering

 

 

 
 
 
 
 

Applications for 2016 are open

 

Download the brochure: U-Skills 2016 Enrolment Booklet

 

Enrol online: Enrol online for 2016

 
 
 

More Information

For more information on U-Skills, please contact Jaime Court, Transition Manager (details below).
 
Jaime Court
Transition Manager
Email: uskills@ucol.ac.nz
Phone: 06 952 7057
Mobile: 021 669 456
 
 
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