News - July 2020

COVID-19 recovery fund boosts enrolments
5 days ago

The Targeted Training and Apprenticeship Fund (TTAF) and the Apprenticeship Boost (AB) have raised the demand for eligible EIT programmes, following the national trend. Like EIT, many people,...

Celebration of Training at Taratahi
6 days ago

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...

“Being Māori is my greatest asset”
July 28, 2020

Te Aroha Hunt is the coordinator of Tuai Kōpū, a new programme initiated by the Hawke’s Bay District Health Board (HBDHB). Tuai Kōpū is supporting pregnant Māori and Pasifika women...

Free degree year thanks to EIT scholarship
July 17, 2020

Since 2004, EIT offers Year 13 Degree Scholarships to eligible students from Hawke's Bay, Tairāwhiti and Taupō. Last year, over 70 students received this grant that allows them to study one...