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19 October 2020

Five reasons why it’s the perfect time to upskill your business

The Covid-19 pandemic has left businesses across New Zealand in a difficult dilemma.

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07 October 2020

How we are working within COVID-19 Alert Levels

Currently New Zealand is at Alert Level 1. This means our people are able to conduct normal visits while recording their movements and following government guidelines.

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29 September 2020

Sharp mentorship key to regional wins for Butcher Apprentice of the Year finalists

Six butcher apprentices from around New Zealand are sharpening their skills, and knives, in preparation for the upcoming Grand Final of the ANZCO Foods Butcher Apprentice of the Year.

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23 September 2020

Adhesif Labels team celebrate graduation with a twist

A team of machine operators from Adhesif Labels were proud to finally receive their General Manufacturing Print – Level 3 qualifications at a graduation ceremony with a COVID-19 twist.

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22 September 2020

How we are working within COVID-19 Alert Levels

Currently Auckland is at COVID-19 Alert Level 2, and the rest of New Zealand is at Alert Level 1.

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18 September 2020

Foxton apprentice butcher Jacob Wells: A cut above the rest

With the sound of the knife-edge striking the steel Foxton apprentice butcher Jacob Wells was a cut above the rest when he won the ANZCO Apprentice Butcher of the Year...

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08 September 2020

Primary industry centre of vocational excellence critical for NZ recovery

Competenz CEO Fiona Kingsford welcomes the Government’s announcement of the stakeholder group to establish the Food and Fibre Centre of Vocational Excellence (CoVE).

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30 August 2020

All of New Zealand is now in level 2

From 11. 59pm on Sunday 30 August, all of New Zealand is at Alert Level 2​. Auckland has some further restrictions​ from the rest of the country.

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24 August 2020

Auckland remains in Alert Level 3

As Auckland remains in COVID-19 Alert Level 3 until 11. 59 on Sunday 30 August, our Auckland office will be closed and our people will be working from home.

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18 August 2020

NZIST appoints six deputy chief executives

New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology (NZIST) Chief Executive Stephen Town has announced the appointment of six deputy chief executives (DCEs).

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