Gibbons Trades Centre


The purpose built Gibbons Trade Centre has been operating at Nelson College since 2012.

This purpose built facility comprising Trade building, Automotive and Industrial engineering facilities replaces substandard facilities to establish Nelson College as a leading Trades educator in New Zealand.

The Trades Centre offers a variety of courses at all curriculum levels:

Industrial Engineering


Trade Building

Automotive Engineering

Computer Digital Technology

Design Technology

For all course content and curriculum specifics have a look at the Curriculum information on the Nelson College Website.

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Nelson College current curriculum booklet here: