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What does the TEC report say?

Wednesday, 28 February 2018, 9:48 am | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

In 2015, the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) undertook a regular scheduled audit on TPP that identified possible under-delivery of learning hours across five programmes. A subsequent investigation looked in to a further nine programmes. The investigation ... More >>

Government support secures tertiary education on Coast

Wednesday, 28 February 2018, 9:42 am | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

The Government’s decision to continue financial support for Tai Poutini Polytechnic (TPP) is great news for the future of tertiary education on the West Coast. More >>

TPP and Westland Milk Products explore new partnership

Friday, 1 September 2017, 10:29 am | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Opportunities for new West Coast training programmes that directly meet the needs of the dairy industry are being explored by Tai Poutini Polytechnic (TPP) and Westland Milk Products. More >>

Kiwi acts to front major US music event

Friday, 11 November 2016, 11:42 am | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Two former MAINZ students will get the opportunity of a lifetime when they perform in the Red Bull Sound Select 30 Days in LA this month. More >>

Jade exhibition showcases award-winning talent

Friday, 28 October 2016, 9:42 am | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Tai Poutini Polytechnic’s (TPP’s) annual student jade carving exhibition will showcase some of the talent recognised at the recent Aotearoa New Zealand Jade Artist Awards. More >>

Partnership serves up a great opportunity for students

Friday, 29 July 2016, 10:28 am | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Local residents will be able to sample a special Speights Ale House menu served by Tai Poutini Polytechnic (TPP) hospitality students over two weeks, thanks to a new community partnership. More >>

Polytechnic launches China-based Earthkeepers

Tuesday, 12 July 2016, 12:02 pm | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Tai Poutini Polytechnic (TPP) is launching a brand new joint venture in Southern China this week, bringing environmental and outdoor education to urban Chinese children. More >>

Delegation aims to boost China tourism market on Coast

Tuesday, 21 June 2016, 10:25 am | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

A Tai Poutini Polytechnic-led a tourism and education delegation travelling through China is helping the West Coast region make the most out of the growing tourism market. More >>

Sculptures set to “blow community away”

Tuesday, 24 May 2016, 10:18 am | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Buller district residents and visitors can expect to see an exciting series of sculptures pop-up in locations across the region in the coming months. More >>

Interest mounts in charity house auction

Friday, 18 March 2016, 1:02 pm | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Public interest is growing in the upcoming charity auction of a Tai Poutini Polytechnic-built three-bedroom home. More >>

United States students rate NZ experience

Monday, 7 March 2016, 12:45 pm | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Students of a prestigious United States business school have given top marks to Tai Poutini Polytechnic’s “Coast-to-Coast” leadership training experience. More >>

Adapting to meet demands of outbound China tourism

Friday, 19 February 2016, 9:41 am | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Adapting to meet demands of outbound China tourism market could have huge positive impact for West Coast economy More >>

Industry explores economic development through education

Tuesday, 16 February 2016, 4:46 pm | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Boosting West Coast tourism through education, training and the natural environment is the focus of this week’s West Coast Economic Development Think Tank. More >>

Excitement builds for scholarship winners

Monday, 18 January 2016, 12:56 pm | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

The winners of this year’s Tai Poutini Polytechnic Schools Awards are all set to get stuck-in to study and plan their careers. Draven Ormsby, former Greymouth High School student and winner of a $1000 scholarship to study Carpentry, says there are ... More >>

Polytechnic programme in demand with US students

Tuesday, 29 September 2015, 1:48 pm | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Demand is high for the next planned venture between Tai Poutini Polytechnic (TPP) and a top United States business school. More >>

Outdoor challenges push students to limits

Wednesday, 23 September 2015, 8:49 am | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Students recently completed the annual Outdoor Adventure Race - a highlight of the academic year, but one that often takes its toll. More >>

Polytechnic partners with China tourism research institute

Tuesday, 22 September 2015, 9:43 am | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Tourism training on the West Coast has been given a boost, as Tai Poutini Polytechnic (TPP) announces a new partnership with the China Outbound Tourism Research Institute (COTRI). More >>

Carpentry house up for charity auction

Tuesday, 8 September 2015, 8:30 am | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Tai Poutini Polytechnic (TPP) will auction this year’s student-built carpentry house to the public, with the proceeds being donated to charity. More >>

Polytechnic to celebrate with community

Friday, 4 September 2015, 12:35 pm | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Tai Poutini Polytechnic (TPP) is throwing open its doors to the public on Saturday 12 September and celebrating its place in the local community. Local residents won’t want to miss the TPP Celebration Day, with live music, entertainment, demonstrations ... More >>

Drilling short course gets graduates into jobs faster

Monday, 24 August 2015, 12:10 pm | Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Tai Poutini Polytechnic (TPP) is offering a new, shorter drilling programme that aims to get graduates on the job faster. More >>