Print and packaging

Are your staff ready to take the next step?

In the dynamic world of print and packaging staying ahead requires a skilled and knowledgeable workforce. Our programmes are designed to equip your team with the expertise they need to excel. 

Discover how we can help you elevate your operations, meet industry standards, and achieve your goals.

Qualifications

Invest in your business's future with qualifications in print and packaging.

New Zealand Diploma in Print Industry Management

The Level 5 Diploma in Management – Print is a great way to advance your career in the print industry. If you already work or are planning to work in production, administration, sales or management, this is the ideal way to advance your knowledge, skills and qualifications for the present and future.

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This diploma has been designed with flexibility, understanding you already have busy jobs. It is also challenging. Like stepping into a management role, the diploma is a step up from apprenticeships you may have done in the past.

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Study Programme

Most of the learning for printing and binding and finishing qualifications is completed on the job. Depending on the area of training selected there may be the requirement to attend a short course. Your account manager will advise you on these as necessary.

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NZQA qualification overview

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New Zealand Certificate in Fibreboard Packaging

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the fibreboard packaging industry with individuals who have attained appropriate capabilities and competencies to work in the industry as a skilled machine operator without supervision.

It is designed for people who are employed as assistant operators in the fibreboard packaging industry and who wish to progress to undertaking high level specialized production activities in one or more of the areas of case corrugating, case converting and carton converting.

The qualification has been developed to encourage learners to train to higher levels in a formal programme of training, and to credential employee capabilities.

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It recognises knowledge and skills that will support: competent job performance, the future introduction of new technologies within the sector, and further personal up-skilling in the fibreboard packaging workplace, particularly in areas such as production training and supervision.This level four qualification has a pre-requisite of New Zealand Certificate in Fibreboard Packaging (Level 3) and provides a pathway to qualifications in management.

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NZQA qualification overview

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Fees Free and Apprenticeship Boost

Get your hands on funding support. Take advantage of the Fees Free and Apprenticeship Boost before it's too late.

Fees Free

Fees Free is a government available to first-time learners. If your employee is eligible, their training and assessments will be covered by Fees Free for the first 24months. They can check their eligibility, by using the National Student Number (NSN) tool at feesfree.govt.nz. 

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The Government has advised they intend to change the Fees Free policy from 2025. Be sure to take advantage of this opportunity while it's still available.

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Apprenticeship Boost

You may be eligible for a wage subsidy for new and currently enrolled apprentices in their first or second year. If you have an apprentice in the first two years of their apprenticeship, they may be eligible for $500 per month for a maximum period of 24 months. The Apprenticeship Boost is now available until the end of December 2024, get in before it ends!

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Find out more on the Work and Income website.

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