11 Apr 2022

Covid-19: Thousands sign up for trade training

From Morning Report, 7:24 am on 11 April 2022

Trade training is booming with thousands more people signing up for apprenticeships since the pandemic began.

Industry training leaders say apprentice numbers are spiking in some industries, especially those associated with house-building. 

They say there are more Māori, Pacific and women apprentices. 

Here's education correspondent John Gerritsen