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July 16th, 2019

On the road to Russia – apprentices prepare for WorldSkills 2019

Following their success at the WorldSkills national competition last year, two ATNZ apprentices are now making final preparations to go to the world champs next month in Kazan, Russia.

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June 20th, 2019

ATNZ/MTA partnership paves a smooth road for apprentices

CarPro Penrose has recently taken on its fifteenth apprentice, but this time it’s different.

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May 09th, 2019

ATNZ Apprentice of the Year 2019 – apply now

The ATNZ Apprentice of the Year Award celebrates someone who is a high performer, has a great attitude towards their work, is proactive on the job and enjoys what they do.

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April 12th, 2019

ATNZ submission to the Reform of Vocational Education

In its submission to the Reform of Vocational Education, Apprentice Training New Zealand (ATNZ) is calling on the government to offer incentives to more employers who take on apprentices and...

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March 29th, 2019

Health and safety update: Be ready for work

Coming to work healthy and in the right mindset every day is just as important as being properly trained or having the right tools for the job.

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March 28th, 2019

Family violence – it’s not OK for workmates

Family violence is a huge problem in New Zealand. Statistics show that ten men and 13 women are killed every year by their partner or ex-partner.

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December 03rd, 2018

Award winner David engineers a bright future for himself

It’s no surprise that ATNZ apprentice David Lewis chose engineering as his trade. The 22 year-old Rotorua engineering apprentice admits he’s always been a person who enjoys pulling things apart...

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November 23rd, 2018

ATNZ apprentice of the year swapped uni for on-the-job training

Mechanical engineering apprentice Caleb Orotaunga has been named the inaugural ATNZ Apprentice of the Year 2018 at an event in Christchurch this morning.

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November 14th, 2018

ATNZ apprentices win gold at WorldSkills

Two ATNZ apprentices have won gold at the 2018 WorldSkills national competition in Hamilton.

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November 14th, 2018

New qualifications for the engineering industry

Technology and automation are rapidly driving change in the engineering sector and our engineering programmes are transforming to better meet the needs of the industry.  

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