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WelTec and Rimutaka Prison partnership provides light

Wednesday, 4 December 2019, 4:52 pm | Weltec

Over 100 men at Rimutaka Prison will hold their heads up a little higher ahead of Christmas following graduation ceremonies held to recognise their successful completion of WelTec programmes done ‘behind the wire’ qualifying them in trade certificates ... More >>

Engineering student works with Hutt City Council

Monday, 2 December 2019, 4:15 pm | Weltec

In November, 51 of WelTec’s engineering students exhibited their final year projects in Petone. The symposium was a myriad display of engineering feats put together by Bachelor of Engineering Technology, Graduate Diploma in Engineering and Diploma of ... More >>

Young WelTec mechanic students step up

Thursday, 28 November 2019, 4:22 pm | Weltec

When WelTec introduced a new way of training its Level 4 mechanic students by offering night classes to underpin their on-the-job learning with theory and hands-on practical, the number of students enrolled quadrupled over two years. More >>

New learn-as-you-earn programme for aspiring chefs

Monday, 14 October 2019, 2:15 pm | Weltec

In efforts to develop the talent of aspiring chefs while they are on-the-job, WelTec’s School of Creative and Hospitality has designed an exciting new programme, the WelTec Managed Traineeship New Zealand Certificate in Cookery Level 4. More >>

Architectural Technology Graduate influences Queenstown

Monday, 24 September 2018, 11:32 am | Weltec

Arthur Lee has had some remarkable experiences in his career to date which started through his initial Architectural Technology studies at WelTec in Petone. More >>

The Summer of 2017

Thursday, 28 June 2018, 6:58 pm | Weltec

The Summer of 2017: How Festivals in British Columbia Minimised Their Environmental Impact WelTec senior lecturer, Joany Grima, based in New Zealand, has completed a study investigating waste minimisation, and other “green” practices, at festivals ... More >>

Funeral Directing Popular Career Choice

Tuesday, 1 May 2018, 12:10 pm | Weltec

The largest group of trainee Funeral Directors has just completed a two week block course in Wellington. The students are studying with the Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec), the only provider nationally of the New Zealand Diploma in Funeral ... More >>

WelTec celebrates Master of Professional Practice Graduates

Wednesday, 18 April 2018, 9:45 am | Weltec

Mumtaz Parker Dalwai and fellow graduate Robert Nelson celebrated a special event last week. Not only did they each graduate with the Master of Professional Practice, but they were the first WelTec graduates who successfully completed the level 9 Masters ... More >>

Technology Talent Recognised

Monday, 16 April 2018, 9:25 am | Weltec

Shanini Kumari was recognised as the ANZ top woman student in IT for 2018 and Erik Poulsen awarded ANZ Most Outstanding Student. "This award carries lots of value to me. It is recognition that the decision I took three years back to shape my career ... More >>

Engineering & IT Graduating Students Showcase Commitment

Thursday, 16 November 2017, 9:15 am | Weltec

Final year student projects for Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor of Information Technology, Diploma in Architectural Technology and Graduate Diploma students from engineering and IT were showcased to the public yesterday in Wellington. The projects ... More >>

WelTec Welcomes Week of Engineering

Friday, 4 August 2017, 9:56 am | Weltec

From Vex Robotics to 3D printing, CNC machining, liquefaction modelling and land contour profiling, Wellingtonians will have the chance to explore it all for free at the Wellington Week of Engineering Expo being held at Te Papa on Saturday 5 August. More >>

Quantity surveying booming as a popular career choice

Monday, 31 July 2017, 11:45 am | Weltec

Around the country quantity surveying is fast becoming a popular study option and career choice. More >>

ICT Students Recognised by Intergen

Tuesday, 30 May 2017, 4:43 pm | Weltec

Aleisha Perry, Hyuck Yim and Nicole Priddey received industry recognition today when they received top ICT student awards at a ceremony held at the Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec) in front of more than sixty programming students. More >>

School of Construction Receives Education Design Award

Thursday, 18 May 2017, 12:34 pm | Weltec

The Wellington Regional School of Construction has been recognised by the New Zealand Institute of Architects at the Wellington Architecture Awards. The new building received the sole award in the education category at a ceremony in Wellington last night. More >>

Women to Watch

Friday, 5 May 2017, 4:29 pm | Weltec

You may not know their names now but these three women are on the rise and will no doubt be making their mark as their careers unfold. More >>

Trades Training Helps Address Skills Shortage

Thursday, 13 April 2017, 3:36 pm | Weltec

The Māori and Pasifika Trades Training scheme helps produce work-ready graduates like Turoa Kingi, TK, who works for light industrial building company Effective Building Solutions. More >>

Balancing Work And Study Not a Problem

Friday, 31 March 2017, 9:18 am | Weltec

Engineering student Alex Smith is juggling employment and study, working in industry while he studies full-time. More >>

Hospitality Study Options Expanding in Wellington

Friday, 24 March 2017, 3:41 pm | Weltec

WelTec’s internationally recognised School of Hospitality is expanding the range of programmes it offers following the success of a new Advanced Diploma in Cookery. More >>

Worldskills & WelTec Celebrate the Hard Work of Good People

Friday, 17 March 2017, 8:36 am | Weltec

PRESS RELEASE 16 MARCH 2017: This week WelTec and WorldSkills New Zealand celebrated the significant contribution of long-serving staff volunteers. With a combined service of well over a century, WelTec staff volunteers champion the goals and activities ... More >>

Students Welcomed to WelTec in 2017

Tuesday, 7 March 2017, 4:05 pm | Weltec

WelTec has celebrated the start of the 2017 academic year by formally welcoming students to its Wellington campuses. Mihi Whakatau were held in Petone and Wellington yesterday. More >>

 

 

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