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.
11 September 2020
With the nation celebrating Te Reo Māori o te Wiki (Māori Language Week) across the country, UCOL is gearing up for a big week of activities and events, bringing together new and fluent speakers.
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.
30 June 2020
The long wait has ended for training to recommence at the Taratahi Agriculture Training Centre south of Masterton.
25 June 2020
UCOL Wairarapa is launching five new programmes, starting next month, to help meet industry demand in the region.
18 June 2020
The offer of two years fees free trades training from Government is a golden opportunity for New Zealanders wanting to get ahead, according to UCOL Chief of Operations Linda Sissons.
13 May 2020
Students studying with UCOL will have more on-campus activities starting from Monday 18 May, while continuing with their online studies from home where possible.
30 April 2020
Last week UCOL hosted a panel discussion with attendees from around the world, addressing what the future of international education will look like under COVID-19’s affects.
22 April 2020
Following yesterday’s announcement by the Prime Minister, and the Ministry of Education guidelines for tertiary institutions, UCOL has announced details of how students’ learning will progress during COVID-19 Alert Level 3.