20 January 2021
If you’re interested in studying in 2021 and wondering what studying at a vocational education provider is like, join us for an afternoon of emersion in one of our Taster Workshops.
18 December 2020
Applications for UCOL’s U-Skills Trades Academy hit 1,000 for the first time this year, with new community partnerships providing secondary school students with greater access to vocational education.
15 December 2020
Partnering with Ministry of Primary Industries, UCOL staff at Taratahi hosted New Zealand veterans on a week-long Taster workshop.
11 December 2020
It’s not often that you see a Christmas tree decorated with COVID-testing equipment. But that’s just what Te Manawa visitors are coming across, with UCOL’s ‘Laboratree’, made from laboratory tools and equipment.
10 December 2020
Working and upskilling at the same time can be a lot to take on, and now an easier way for workers to upskill is available.
04 December 2020
Whether it was learning how to check someone’s blood pressure or getting under the hood of a car for the first time, there was something for every student at UCOL’s recent Taster Day workshops.
02 December 2020
A refugee from Pakistan, Reena’s educational journey hasn’t been easy, but being awarded a Sir Robert Jones Refugee Daughters’ Scholarship has been a great way to wrap up 2020.
30 November 2020
For three UCOL automotive students, the Māori and Pasifika Trades Training (MPTT) has given them the chance to turn a one year certificate into careers they’re thrilled with.
26 November 2020
Te Rouhine Horiana Greening channelled her Māori culture into unique nail art, which helped her claim the top prize in a nail tech competition.
19 November 2020
Two experienced builders have been awarded scholarships to expand their skillsets and take their careers in the construction industry further.
19 November 2020
A key partner in the region’s post COVID journey to prosperity, UCOL has teamed up with the Manawatu, Whanganui, and Wairarapa Chambers of Commerce to offer free qualifications to improve the capabilities of local businesses.
17 November 2020
UCOL Whanganui Art and Design students have been busy putting the finishing touches on their work for their multi-site exhibition.