Critical industry skills shortage set to grow by 38% in six years
A critical skills shortage in the manufacturing and engineering sectors is set to grow by 38% to 40,000 workers by 2028 if immediate action is not taken, according to a new government study.
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Hon. Chris Hipkins to open summit
We are thrilled to announce The Honourable Chris Hipkins, Minister of Education, will give the opening address for the first-ever Hanga-Aro-Rau Summit: Mānuka takoto kawea ake – Rising to the challenge.
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New Fluid Power Qualification
Hanga-Aro-Rau are bringing a brand-new qualification and associated unit standards to the engineering industry soon.
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Hanga-Aro-Rau Summit: Mānuka takoto, kawea ake Rising to the challenge
Ready to join us to collectively rise to the challenges our sectors face? Or lay down a challenge for us?
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Myth-busting web series to encourage more wāhine into the trades
From welders to big rig drivers, to builders, to engineers, from brekkie to knock-off, a new web series follows a group of trailblazing wāhine to see how they navigate their jobs and celebrate their aspirations for the future.
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Advice for 2023 Investment to the Tertiary Education Commission
We’re here to drive transformational change in vocational education to deliver the skills our industries need. One of the ways we can do this is through the investment advice we are mandated to prepare each year for the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC).
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Our Skills and Workforce Leadership Plan 2022/23
It is with immense pride that Hanga-Aro-Rau Workforce Development Council presents our first Skills and Workforce Leadership Plan (SWLP) for the manufacturing, engineering and logistics industries.
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New qualifications added to the 2022 workplan
This additional work is in direct response to the needs of industry.
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Hanga-Aro-Rau acknowledges immense mahi of MAST Academy NZ
Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council (WDC) recognised the immense mahi of Marine and Specialised Technologies (MAST) Academy of New Zealand, formerly NZMAC ITO, at a special handover event on Monday 11 July 2022.
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