Primary Industries Pathway
The Primary Industries Vocational Pathway includes any occupation in which raw materials are converted to goods for us to use or consume. This includes agriculture, horticulture, seafood, mining, forestry and more. You'll be working outdoors, in a team or by yourself. You will use high-tech machines and equipment; safety is important. You'll work to high standards of environmental management and/ or animal welfare. The Primary Industries will provide you with the opportunity to pursue the type of lifestyle that suits you. Please see Youth Guarantee for a comprehensive list of vocational opportunities in this Pathway.
The information below shows your opportunities in the primary indsutries pathway.
Year 10-13 STAR experiences
Try a quick STAR experience to get an idea of what study and work in this industry will be like:
Want to try something else? Come on a campus tour, attend an information session or taster, check out our youth guarantee programmes, do our career choice 'Future You career quiz', or try being a student for a day.
You've now finished school, what will you do? Start a job or apprenticeship, or come back to Wintec and learn some more.
Check out your options in Applied Science, Horticulture, Arboriculture, Landscape Construction or Design, or Dairy Processing