Free mentoring services while you study

Access free mentoring services through OCA while you study.

Are you enrolled in a trade programme at Manukau Institute of Technology (MIT) or Unitec? Are you of Pacific descent?

Access free mentoring services through OCA while you study.

OCA is part of the Maori and Pasifika Trades Training Initiative Consortium, providing mentoring services to Pasifika students studying a trade at MIT or Unitec.

The Consortium includes MIT and Unitec, industry training organisations, support organisations and industry. All these organisations work together to stand behind you and support you.

Our OCA mentors are here to help you in an innovative and positive way to cross the bridge between your training and your trade career. OCA mentors are available to connect with you around your course commitments.

Develop your skills to help you stand out with employers and secure an entry-level job: 

  • Work experience with industry
  • One-on-one and group mentoring support
  • Group activities
  • Networking
  • Access to other support services

We walk alongside you while you study, to empower you to SUCCEED.

Your tertiary institution can connect you with an OCA mentor or you can contact us for more information.

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