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NZS 3604 and other standards

Find and download or print online standards for all trades - NZ and AS/NZS standards.  Tip: free for your use while at Manukau Institute of Technology (MIT)

Tip: Many building related standards are now free online. Download them on the Building-related standards page on the Standards New Zealand website. If it's not free, use the library link to Standards NZ.

Watch online

To access these videos, you may need to click on "sign in" and enter your MIT email address and password.

Online health and safety videos - ppe, tool safety, hazards and more:

Health and Safety videos, tips on communicating with workmates, the boss or a client:

Clickview for Trades

Carpentry - on the shelf

BRANZ Bulletins are now available free to download from the BRANZ website. You will need to create an account with BRANZ to access them.

Health and Safety at Work in New Zealand (eBook)

Microsoft Project 2019

Access Microsoft Project 2019 through MIT.

  1. Download and install Citrix Workspace app from:
  2. There's no need to add an account if it asks you to
  3. Once Citrix is installed, go to
  4. Enter your MIT username (eg. abcd12) and password 
  5. Click on Apps
  6. Click on Project 2019 and open.

Pathways Awarua

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Pathways Awarua is a free and fun way of learning online, that gets you up to speed with essential skills for life and work. Modules cover things like maths, reading, writing, the Road Code and Health and Safety. This has been developed by the Tertiary Education Commission for New Zealand youth and adults.

You can learn by yourself or with a tutor and you can go at your own pace. Access Pathways Awarua online at anytime and on any device. 


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Where to look on the shelves

House building 690 to 694
House designs 728
Tools for woodworking 684
Timber 691
Acts and Legislation 343.078624
Project management 658.404

Building information websites

Workplace safety websites

BRANZ Build online