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NorthTec Becomes First Pearson English Testing Centre in NZ

Thursday, 3 March 2016, 10:38 am | North Tec

NorthTec has become the first international education provider in New Zealand to launch an official Pearson Test of English Academic test centre. More >>

Graduates Walk the Talk

Monday, 9 March 2015, 4:51 pm | North Tec

Media Release 9 March 2015 Graduates Walk the Talk More than 150 NorthTec graduates shared their delight with family, friends and community when they paraded through Whangarei town centre as part of the annual graduation ceremony. More >>

Celebrate Holi Day At NorthTec

Wednesday, 25 February 2015, 2:45 pm | North Tec

NorthTec’s Indian students will lead the celebrations for Holi Day, an ancient Hindu festival celebrating life through the use of colour. More >>

Te Matarau Graduates Celebrate Success

Tuesday, 9 December 2014, 3:59 pm | North Tec

Proud whānau, staff, iwi representatives and students packed into the NorthTec marae for an end of course celebration after completing their studies through the Te Matarau Education Trust. More >>

Paora Makes His Mark in Contemporary Māori Arts

Monday, 8 December 2014, 12:29 pm | North Tec

A NorthTec student is making his mark on the contemporary Māori arts scene, selling six works in the week prior to his graduation show and having a further half dozen commissioned. More >>

Infinite possibilities of the creative mind

Thursday, 20 November 2014, 12:18 pm | North Tec

Opening on the 27th of November at NorthTec’s Geoff Wilson gallery, graduate exhibition ‘Exit Strategy’ is the grand finale event for third year students in the Bachelor of Applied Arts degree programme in Whangarei. These emerging artists have whole-heartedly ... More >>

NorthTec Chef Happy With Far North Hospitality

Wednesday, 12 November 2014, 2:50 pm | North Tec

NorthTec tutor, Hughie Blues, is looking forward to the future of hospitality in the Far North after running a highly successful cookery competition for children at the recent Bay of Islands Pastoral and Industry Show. More >>

Community Welcome At NorthTec

Tuesday, 21 October 2014, 12:45 pm | North Tec

Free food, face painting, family fun and games will all be on the agenda on Sunday, 9 November, when NorthTec throws open its doors to the whole community. More >>

Jo’s Application Wins Writing Prize

Wednesday, 24 September 2014, 3:50 pm | North Tec

A NorthTec applied writing graduate has won a place on a prestigious writers’ programme for Māori authors. More >>

Make A Pledge For Adult Learners Week

Thursday, 4 September 2014, 4:21 pm | North Tec

Next week (8 – 14 September) is Adult Learners Week, and NorthTec is encouraging the community to join in by making a pledge to learn. More >>

Forest managers branch out for safety training

Thursday, 28 August 2014, 11:45 am | North Tec

A Kerikeri-based forest management company is helping its staff grow their health and safety knowledge. A total of 12 candidates, eight from the Northland Forest Managers team and four contractors, are taking advantage of flexible training offered by NorthTec, ... More >>

National Award for NorthTec Nursing Student

Friday, 23 May 2014, 12:44 pm | North Tec

NorthTec Nursing student Mihireweti Ambler, has won a national gold award for her academic exemplar at the recent Maori student nurses’ hui at An academic exemplar is an example of academic work applied to a professional context, and each year at ... More >>

NorthTec Students Association kicks back into life

Thursday, 30 January 2014, 1:35 pm | North Tec

As the phoenix rises from the ashes so has The Student Association at NorthTec after not being a part of campus life for many years. The Student Association was first at NorthTec then known as Northland Polytechnic in 1991. It was known as Students ... More >>

Kerikeri campus continues to offer Visual Arts Degree

Wednesday, 29 January 2014, 12:30 pm | North Tec

This year the second and third years of NorthTec‘s valued Bachelor of Applied Arts (Visual) will be offered at the Kerikeri campus. Printmaking, painting clay, glass and art theory will continue to be taught at the campus. The tutors include Richard ... More >>

Marine mammal researcher to teach management in Kerikeri

Tuesday, 28 January 2014, 1:05 pm | North Tec

Widely experienced in business, as well as possessing a background in marine mammal research and conservation, Jo Berghan is to teach NorthTec’s NZIM (New Zealand Institute of Management) Diploma in Management at the Kerikeri campus this year. More >>

Cold blooded and proud

Monday, 13 January 2014, 11:05 am | North Tec

Ayla Wiles is all about lizards! I’m not surprised as they are ridiculously awesome. As part of her Applied Science degree at NorthTec, Ayla is undertaking critical research into the beautiful skink species discovered on Bream Head this year. She is being ... More >>

Educational partnership to bridge skills gap in horticulture

Monday, 16 December 2013, 12:00 pm | North Tec

Lincoln University and NorthTec have agreed to join forces to deliver of the Lincoln Diploma in Horticulture (Level 5) in 2014 in a bid to address a recognised shortage of qualified middle management staff on horticultural properties. More >>

Orientation to Start Northtec’s New Year with a Bang!

Tuesday, 3 December 2013, 10:50 am | North Tec

Fun, Food And Whānau – Orientation to Start Northtec’s New Year with a Bang! More >>

Health Sector Managers benefiting from Online Diploma paper

Tuesday, 19 November 2013, 2:46 pm | North Tec

The new Health sector Diploma level paper for those who are already managing or administrating health and medical practices; PHOs and hospitals is proving to be greatly beneficial to those who have undertaken it. More >>

Community Input Plays Role in NorthTec’s Arts Offerings

Thursday, 14 November 2013, 12:24 pm | North Tec

NorthTec has undertaken a review of the arts programme offerings at the Raumanga, Kerikeri and Rāwene campuses. We have been pleased at the level of community involvement in this review which has made it clear that NorthTec’s arts programmes are highly ... More >>





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