News & Features
21 July 2021
Ngāti Kuri iwi in the beautiful Far North descend from the founding peoples of Aotearoa’s northern most peninsula Te Hiku o Te Ika, where they...
9 July 2021
Auwhenua Young Māori Farmer of the year winner Quinn Morgan almost gave up on finding a job in Aotearoa in 2020 and was headed back...
29 June 2021
Handsome Landscapes company owner Hadley Boyce was one of the Primary ITOs first graduates in the Landscaping Apprenticeship, under Primary ITO Training Adviser Jonathan Gradwell.
28 June 2021
Are vehicles part of your job? Do your staff need vehicle skills?
The four new vehicle micro-credentials are bite sized pieces of learning.
25 June 2021
Looking for new talent for your business?
Primary ITO is looking for employers to take part in the 2021 Got a Trade? Got it Made! SpeedMeet events in August...
3 June 2021
Sheep and beef farming is in the blood for Primary ITO training adviser Ginny Tocher, and she’s using her experience to help learners grow their...
26 May 2021
High up on a ladder checking machinery in a North Island agricultural manufacturing plant, you might not expect to find a high achieving musician who...
21 May 2021
I was met with a huge hug from one of our fantastic success stories, the lovely Ohu Unga, a former Trades Academy student at Waiheke...
10 May 2021
Canterbury dairy farmer and mentor Wendy Main loves helping others to develop a passion for working in agriculture and achieve their goals.
6 May 2021
The Reform of Vocational Education (RoVE) is aimed at creating a system fit for the future of work, delivering the skills learners and employers need.