We have a diverse range of courses for both domestic and international students.
National Trade Academy
Developing Future Careers
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Many of our courses are also eligible for the Targeted Training Apprenticeship fund and are free. Check with us!
Courses in Many Different
We provide training and education in many industries, including - Agriculture, Equine, Horticulture, and Animal Care.
for International Students
We provide NZ and international students with English language courses, as well as optional land-based packages.
Private or Commercial
We work with the New Zealand Airline Academy to provide pilot training to international students.
What can the National Trade Academy do for you?
We have a diverse range of courses available, from Agriculture, Horticulture, Equine, Animal Care, English Language courses, Commercial Pilot Licence, Welding and more. Browse our range of courses below for more details.
Learn about the National Trade Academy
We're located just 10 minutes from Christchurch city, with purpose-built facilities designed to educate and inspire. We're close enough to the city to make travel easy while allowing us the 70 hectares of space that we need.
All students are involved in the day-to-day running and development of the farm and riding school, giving excellent hands-on training.
Hear from some of our students
Get in touch with us. We welcome all inquiries.
If you need more information about our courses, our facilities, or what we can do to help you. Please visit our contact form and send us a message.