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Industry leaders in engineering and manufacturing – we need your expertise!
11/06/24
Industry leaders in engineering and manufacturing – we need your expertise!
Through our Qualification Advisory Group, made up of industry subject matter experts, you’ve told us that you would like a micro-credential to recognise the unique...
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Industry leaders in the Marine sector – we need your expertise!
28/04/24
Industry leaders in the Marine sector – we need your expertise!
Through our Qualification Advisory Group (QAG), made up of industry subject matter experts and provider representatives, we’ve been reviewing the New Zealand Diploma in Marine...
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Reducing barriers for the future workforce, Hanga-Aro-Rau and Waihanga Ara Rau join forces with All is for All
18/03/24
Reducing barriers for the future workforce, Hanga-Aro-Rau and Waihanga Ara Rau join forces with All is for All
“Employment outcomes haven’t substantially improved for disabled people in at least 30 years,” says Grace Stratton, Founder and Director of All is for All.  “Our...
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Supporting Pacific Women in the workforce
12/03/24
Supporting Pacific Women in the workforce
“We need employers and leaders who know our struggles and aspirations,” says Manaini Cama (Fiji), Pacific Workforce Development Lead for Hanga-Aro-Rau Workforce Development Council (WDC). ...
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Whanake Māori Industry Event Tāmaki Makaurau
12/03/24
Whanake Māori Industry Event Tāmaki Makaurau
A strong Māori Economy means a strong NZ Economy Join us for an exclusive panel discussion aimed at enhancing connections and collaboration within the Tāmaki...
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Industry Stakeholder Group a vital link with industry leaders
28/02/24
Industry Stakeholder Group a vital link with industry leaders
“We exist to ensure our education system is fit-for-purpose for industry workforce needs now and into the future,” says Philip Alexander-Crawford, CE of Hanga-Aro-Rau Workforce...
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Fluid Power Leading the Industry
21/02/24
Fluid Power Leading the Industry
Hanga-Aro-Rau is working with Industry to create fit-for-purpose training programmes in Fluid Power. “Historically, Fluid Power has been an underserved industry in terms of both...
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A connected freight and logistics eco-system for Waikato
17/01/24
A connected freight and logistics eco-system for Waikato
“The Waikato region is expected to have 7,000 supply chain and logistics jobs that need to be filled within the next two years,” says Te...
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Hanga-Aro-Rau team eyes prosperous future for Pacific people
20/12/23
Hanga-Aro-Rau team eyes prosperous future for Pacific people
Aotearoa New Zealand’s Pacific populations are expected to reach half a million people by 2028, Infometrics’ forecast shows, with younger Pacific people the fastest-growing demographic compared...
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Joint WDC approach working to maximise the potential that lies within our disabled community
14/12/23
Joint WDC approach working to maximise the potential that lies within our disabled community
One significant resource that has been historically overlooked is the estimated 24 per cent of New Zealanders who are living with a disability. Hanga-Aro-Rau and...
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Hanga-Aro-Rau Workforce Development Council (WDC) is taking a proactive, evidence-based approach to programme endorsement and quality assurance, and it’s been paying dividends.
13/12/23
Hanga-Aro-Rau Workforce Development Council (WDC) is taking a proactive, evidence-based approach to programme endorsement and quality assurance, and it’s been paying dividends.
As a follow-up to the insights provided by Yvonne O’Callaghan, Hanga-Aro-Rau General Manager of Improvement & Operations, about her team’s collaborative approach to quality assurance,...
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Driving meaningful improvements through a new approach to Quality Assurance
07/12/23
Driving meaningful improvements through a new approach to Quality Assurance
Hanga-Aro-Rau are driving meaningful improvements by taking a regional approach to programme endorsement and quality assurance. Standard-setting has historically been the responsibility of Industry Training...
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