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Proud graduates celebrate their achievements

By   /  March 8, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Proud graduates celebrate their achievements

Source: NorthTec More than 200 NorthTec graduates walked proudly across the Forum North stage at this year’s annual graduation held in Whangārei. All had gained diplomas, graduate diplomas or degrees in a wide variety of programmes, and were joined by whānau, friends, NorthTec staff, members of the NorthTec Council and special guests to celebrate their […]

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Nursing events prove popular at NorthTec

By   /  March 6, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Nursing events prove popular at NorthTec

Source: NorthTec Two annual NorthTec events which impact nursing sector professionals throughout Northland have proved especially popular this year. The NorthTec Nursing Showcase, held recently at the Raumanga campus lecture theatre, was particularly successful both in turnout and in feedback.  Dr Bev MacKay, NorthTec’s Nursing Pathway Manager, was one of the organisers and said the […]

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‘Sticky pulled wild pork hawker rolls’ latest field days treat

By   /  February 22, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on ‘Sticky pulled wild pork hawker rolls’ latest field days treat

Source: NorthTec Fun food, fancy name – but a serious message. That’s the idea behind the ‘sticky pulled wild pork hawker roll’ – this year’s wild food treat to be given away by the Northland Regional Council (NRC) to attract visitors to its marquee at the upcoming February 28-March 02 Northland Field Days. A joint […]

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NorthTec graduands gear up for special day

By   /  February 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on NorthTec graduands gear up for special day

Source: NorthTec NorthTec graduates will fill Whangarei’s CBD when they march through the town to celebrate their graduation at this year’s event on Friday, 1 March. The graduating class of 2018 have all successfully completed diplomas, degrees or graduate diplomas. There will be two ceremonies at Forum North, at 10am and 2pm. At the morning […]

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New forestry programme is aimed at women

By   /  February 20, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on New forestry programme is aimed at women

Source: NorthTec A new NorthTec forestry training programme set up especially for women is set to begin next month. Phil Nikora, from NorthTec’s forestry team, says the programme called Mana Wahine will be run through NorthTec in partnership with Te Matarau and a forestry company, and it combines forestry and health and safety training. He […]

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Horticulture programmes now fees-free at NorthTec

By   /  February 1, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Horticulture programmes now fees-free at NorthTec

Source: NorthTec All horticulture programmes will be fees-free at NorthTec as part of a 2019 pilot, targeted to boost the number of trained workers entering the sector. NorthTec delivers a range of primary industry skills, horticulture and sustainable primary production programmes across the region, all aimed at preparing students for work in the industry. Horticulture, […]

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Another chance to enrol at NorthTec

By   /  January 11, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Another chance to enrol at NorthTec

Source: NorthTec NorthTec is holding a second open day for people who are planning to study at tertiary level this year, to follow the release of NCEA results next week. The event will be held on Thursday, 17 January, from 11am to 2pm, outside the Interactive Learning Centre (ILC) near Gate 1 in Raumanga Valley […]

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Writing graduates embrace self-publishing

By   /  December 21, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Writing graduates embrace self-publishing

Source: NorthTec NorthTec applied writing graduates are taking control of their works and joining the increasing number of authors who self-publish. Full-time writer Kathy Servian completed the Diploma in Advanced Applied Writing (Level 7) in 2017. She published her first novel while studying, and has gone on to publish three further works, with another in […]

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NorthTec wedding is a match made in hospitality

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on NorthTec wedding is a match made in hospitality

Source: NorthTec NorthTec’s Apprentice Restaurant recently hosted the wedding of two of the institute’s own hospitality graduates. Alex Holt and Claire Zhang, who is from China, met as classmates studying cookery. Both graduated with a Diploma in Cookery at the end of last year, and they chose NorthTec for their wedding venue. They have also […]

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Awards for conservation graduates

By   /  November 30, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Awards for conservation graduates

Source: NorthTec Two graduates from NorthTec’s conservation programme were given awards at this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours. Samara Nicholas received the New Zealand Order of Merit for Services to Marine Conservation and Education, while Lyn Wade was awarded the Queen’s Service Medal for Services to Conservation. Both received their awards at Government House in Wellington […]

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Mother and daughter finish nursing degree together

By   /  November 22, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Mother and daughter finish nursing degree together

Source: NorthTec A mother and daughter were among the latest group of nursing students to be farewelled from NorthTec, at an emotional ceremony yesterday. Debbie and Michelle Mason, from Dargaville, were watched proudly by family members as they paid tribute to those who had supported them throughout their studies. Mum Debbie is a former midwife […]

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Resignation of NorthTec Chief Executive

By   /  November 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Resignation of NorthTec Chief Executive

Source: NorthTec NorthTec’s Chief Executive, Dr Mark Ewen, has announced his resignation as he and his family are moving offshore. He will be leaving the organisation at the end of this year. NorthTec Council Chair, Wayne Jackson, will take on the role of Interim Chief Executive, and the current Deputy Council Chair, Jane Hindle, will […]

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Open day at NorthTec

By   /  November 15, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Open day at NorthTec

Source: NorthTec Anyone interested in studying at NorthTec in 2019 is invited to come along to an open day next week. The event will be held on Friday, 23 November, from 3pm to 5pm, at the Interactive Learning Centre (ILC) near Gate 1 in Raumanga Valley Road. Staff including tutors from the various subject areas […]

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Hairdressing graduate heads off for cruise job

By   /  November 9, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Hairdressing graduate heads off for cruise job

Source: NorthTec A NorthTec hairdressing graduate is heading overseas for the opportunity of a lifetime, working on a top cruise liner. Elamein Poutai, from Whangarei, will soon be flown to London for training, and then on to Miami, where the ship is based. From there, she will spend the next nine months cruising around the […]

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Nursing students reunite after 30 years

By   /  November 6, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Nursing students reunite after 30 years

Source: NorthTec NorthTec graduates from the School of Nursing enjoyed a special reunion to celebrate 30 years since completing their studies. Twenty members of the Bachelor of Nursing class of 1988 got together at the Raumanga site to catch up with a welcome on Te Puna o Te Mātauranga marae and a campus tour, followed […]

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Tourism students prepare for Disney experience

By   /  November 2, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Tourism students prepare for Disney experience

Source: NorthTec Five NorthTec tourism students are preparing to head to Walt Disney World in Florida for a cultural exchange programme. The five female students will be travelling to Orlando in January for a six-month paid internship to the famous holiday destination. While there, they could be involved in a range of tasks including selling […]

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NorthTec’s graduating artists join up for exhibition

By   /  October 30, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on NorthTec’s graduating artists join up for exhibition

Source: NorthTec Aki is the title of a joint exhibition by art students graduating from NorthTec’s Bachelor of Applied Arts (Digital and Visual) and Toi Te Wai-Ngārahu-Maunga Kura Toi (Bachelor of Maori Arts) programmes. It is the first graduate show held jointly by students of both degrees. Aki means to encourage, to challenge, to launch. […]

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NorthTec students successful at WorldSkills competition

By   /  October 29, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on NorthTec students successful at WorldSkills competition

Source: NorthTec Three NorthTec apprentice students have excelled at the WorldSkills New Zealand national competition held recently at Wintec in Hamilton. Automotive engineering students, Morgan Lovelace and Scott Pattenden, gained silver and bronze medals respectively, while welding student, Justin Caldwell-Smith, also bagged a bronze. WorldSkills New Zealand is an independent, non-profit charitable trust founded in […]

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Public invited to health and wellbeing information evenings

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Public invited to health and wellbeing information evenings

Source: NorthTec Potential students wishing to study nursing are invited to a series of special “health and wellbeing” information evenings at NorthTec’s centres around the region. The sessions, to be held in Whangarei, Kaikohe and Kerikeri, will also provide information about NorthTec’s programmes in social services and sport and recreation. There will also be a […]

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Kerikeri Campus is relaunched

By   /  September 28, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Kerikeri Campus is relaunched

Source: NorthTec NorthTec is pleased to announce the relaunch of its Kerikeri Campus, after the site was temporarily rested in 2018. The relaunch is the result of a treaty partnership that has been developed between NorthTec Tai Tokerau Wananga, and local hapū, Ngāti Rēhia. This relationship was formalised by the signing of an agreement between […]

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