Combined, MITO’s industries employ over 155,000 New Zealanders or 7% of the workforce. There are significant employment opportunities for young people who are keen to build a rewarding career.

MITO offers career pathways for secondary school students right through to management qualifications within the industries we serve. With a MITO training programme or apprenticeship, you’ll have everything you need to learn new skills, and gain a formal qualification.

The benefits of an apprenticeship or on-the-job training are:

  • You gain a New Zealand or National qualification
  • Because you’re working, you earn money while you learn
  • New skills and knowledge that can help your career progression
  • Training is on-the-job making it easier for you to learn
  • You'll build a great looking CV for future employment opportunities
  • No student loan to pay back