04 May 2022
A building that helped nurture generations has been strengthened and modernised so that it can help connect UCOL students to their future careers.
08 December 2021
The Government’s Targeted Training and Apprenticeships Fund (TTAF) has had a big impact in the lower North Island, with learners and local employers reaping the benefits.
05 August 2021
UCOL’s celebrating the largest event to ever hit their Manawatū campus – not to mention being one of the top five largest career expos in the country this year.
05 July 2021
Ryan Clark built his first computer at age 12 with the help of a YouTube video. Now 15, he estimates he’s built more than 100 PCs and his part time computer business has done $60,000 in sales in the last few months alone.
02 July 2021
Employers in the Manawatū who met with UCOL Board members and staff this week are enthusiastic about working together to boost learning opportunities for the Regions' workforce.
16 March 2021
UCOL’s Early Childhood Education and Care students have been making their mark while on work experience, with many being offered permanent jobs.
10 November 2020
Building connections between students, employers, and employment services was the name of the game at UCOL’s recent Employment Expo.
25 September 2020
Early morning milking sessions and moving cattle are a far cry from the office work Lynne Nel is used to.
21 September 2020
Waylon Shadlock drives a 10-hour round trip each weekend so he can build a brighter future for himself as a tractor driver.
16 September 2020
With COVID-19 restrictions grounding airline pilot Neil Johansson, he’s traded jets for tractors as he gets set to start a new job in agricultural contracting.
21 August 2020
A multi-talented and industry experienced team have assembled at Taratahi to offer their experience and knowledge to participants in our free, three-week Food and Fibre Taster Camps and our six-week Agricultural Contracting course.
31 July 2020
This week training began at Taratahi Agriculture Training Centre to encourage new entrants and people whose employment has been affected by COVID-19 to consider a career in the food and fibre sector.