What sets us apart from other training providers?
We offer a diverse range of services within the vocational sector and hold contracts to supply trades training for Foundation Focused Training Opportunities (FFTO), Youth Guarantee, STAR, Training in Employment, Industry Training Organisation block courses (building) & WINZ Skills Enhancement programme (Home and Vehicle Maintenance).

Our Mission
Education and skills development for employment. Gisborne Development Incorporated was incorporated under the Incorporated Societies Act 1908 on the 7th September 1983 and approved as charitable for Inland Revenue under the Income Tax Act 1976 in December 1992.

Based in the light industrial sector in Gisborne, we operate a community owned Private Training Establishment that delivers trades training programmes up to National Certificate level for the wider Tairawhiti region.

Mission Statement
To increase employment prospects in the Tairawhiti region through education and training.
To foster a holistic environment that reflects trainee goals, providing the opportunity for flexible, innovative trainee centred learning.

We have courses available in the following fields:

Painting & Decorating
Joinery & Furniture Making

Automotive & Engineering
Auto Mechanical & Electrical

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We are a:
Youth Guarantee Provider!

16-19 year old students we are at present taking enrolments for our courses. If you want to get trade training in one of the above trades then come on in and see us.

NO FEES - FREE! (some criteria applies) Places are limited so be quick!
Phone now 06 867 6544 or call in to 161 Carnarvon Street, Gisborne.