Training in Aquaculture after Secondary School
Once you have finished secondary school, choose to study Aquaculture!
There are lots of options available for study at a tertiary level throughout New Zealand.
If you would like to have a chat to someone about your options - feel free to CONTACT US to arrange a time for a cuppa and a chat, we are only too happy to help.
Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT), the closest training provider to aquaculture in Te Tau Ihu.
Because NMIT are on our doorstep we work closely with them to ensure their courses align to industry need.
Their Aquaculture courses are based out of their campus in Nelson and there are a range of courses to suit everyone.
- Level 3 - NZ Certificate in Sustainable Aquaculture (Free Course & available online or in person)
- Level 4 - NZ Certificate in Sustainable Aquaculture (Free Course & available online or in person)
- Level 7 - Bachelor of Aquaculture & Marine Conservation (Nelson campus only)
- Level 8 - Post Graduate Diploma in Sustainable Aquaculture (Nelson campus only)
The MFA often work closely with the University of Auckland engaging PHD students for research projects.
They have a number of courses available: