The automotive industry employs almost 60,000 New Zealanders in common job roles such as Automotive Technician (Mechanic), Collision Repair Technician and Refinisher (Panelbeater), Vehicle Salesperson and more. Discover our exciting training programmes that will accelerate your career.
MITO's electrical and mechanical engineering programmes provide you with the skills and knowledge to condition and repair cars, motorcycles, or outdoor power equipment.
If you're interested in repairing and servicing heavy plant and equipment, heavy road transport vehicles, agricultural equipment or forklifts and other fuel or electric-powered machinery, these training programmes are for you.
MITO’s vehicle servicing programmes offer exciting opportunities for people who service and repair common faults in light vehicles or those working in the automotive parts and accessories merchandising branch of the motor industry.
Find out how to become a CoF-A or CoF-B inspector and get qualified with a MITO Certificate in vehicle inspection.
MITO’s sales training programme leads to a nationally recognised qualification for people in sales positions. It provides a career pathway for people new to, or already experienced in, sales at an automotive or related workplace.
ATech® is the automotive industry’s elite research-based training programme that gives you the opportunity to extend your skills beyond current technology and repair techniques and master effective supervision procedures.
StartUp® is a MITO programme designed for secondary school students. It offers you a fantastic opportunity to get work experience in the motor industry, learn some essential skills to boost your chances of finding work, and achieve a National Certificate in Motor Industry (Foundation Skills) Level 1.