The Royal New Zealand Navy Training Centre is used by both Navy recruits and community groups. Pacific Environments developed the master planning for the site and design of new buildings at the Whangaparaoa Peninsular base

This design provides a range of flexible sleeping quarters including 20 person bunk rooms, twin cabins and single cabins. Showers and toilets are gender neutral when providing for bunk rooms and unisex when serving a group of cabins. The galley kitchen is designed to cater for 160 persons sitting at a time. Multipurpose flexible training rooms with operable dividing walls provide a range of different teaching spaces.