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Welcome back to RTC Staff!

Welcome back to RTC Staff!

Today marks the first day of the working year for most Regent Training Centre / RTC staff (a lucky few only start back on the 21st next week!); welcome back everyone!   We hope that everyone had a relaxing holiday away from work, and is looking forward to all the fantastic mahi tahi that we can do (again!) in 2019 to support our rangatahi gain confidence and achieve across Auckland and Northland. “This is a new year. A new beginning. And things will change.” —Taylor...
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RTC student achievement higher than the NZ average!

RTC student achievement higher than the NZ average!

Published and verified data from the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) for education results in 2017 (the latest available) shows that learners enrolled at Regent Training Centre achieve higher rates of success in Youth Guarantee programmes than the average across New Zealand. Academic pass rates for qualifications at RTC are as follows when compared with the learners from other Private Training Establishments and Polytechnics: New Zealand ...
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Enrolling for 2019!!!

Enrolling for 2019!!!

Here at RTC, we begin enrolling for this year on 14 January.  We want to make it as easy for you as we can, so just give us a free call on 0800 734 368, drop into one of our campuses or fill out an online inquiry.  Remember our courses are all FREE to those eligible for FREE courses and we can either pick you up (area dependent) or subsidise your travel to course if you need it. For 2019 you can start from 29 January on any day, on one of the following courses:  Building L...
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Happy 2019!

Happy 2019!

Another year has come and gone, and a new one begins! At RTC we believe that every day can be a new beginning, it is simply a choice of choosing to believe that. At RTC we believe in choice, we believe in people and we believe in YOU, even if you don't quite believe in yourself yet. We hope that 2019 brings you much happiness, good health and a whole lot of fun!
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Need to talk to someone?

Need to talk to someone?

For many of us the Christmas and Holiday Season is not much fun, in fact it can be downright awful.  So if you feel that you should, or need to talk to someone, then remember the number 1737. This number makes it easier for people to connect with mental health and addictions professionals in the National Telehealth Service.   So if you need to talk,1737 is free to call or text from any landline or mobile phone, 24 hours a day 7 days a week.  1737 is designed to meet the...
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Well Done Graduates!

Well Done Graduates!

On Thursday 13 December, we celebrated the success of our graduates from Kaitaia to Auckland with ceremonies in both Whangarei and Auckland. We had a great day and it was awesome to see so many whaanau, friends and people from the community coming together to support our rangatahi and their achievements, so thank you to you if you were one of them.  While it is sad to see our graduates leave our campuses, we are excited for them all to take on the next stage of their lives and we wish them...
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Celebrating Matariki 2017!

Celebrating Matariki 2017!

The reappearance of the seven Matariki stars, in late May or early June, signals the beginning of the Māori New Year...However, not all iwi celebrate at the same time. Some may begin festivities on the first full moon  after the star cluster rises, or on the next new moon.   Here at RTC we are celebrating Matariki with Hangi in Northland and in Auckland.  28 June in Auckland at our New Lynn Campus, and July 6th at our Ngararatunua Campus just north of Whangarei - all of current ...
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May the 4th be with you!

May the 4th be with you!

Happy Star Wars Day! Star Wars fans around the world are celebrating everything Star Wars today.  Has there ever been a series of movies that has captured the world's attention so much?  Or for so long?  Or had so many awesome quotes?  We like this one the best: "Always remember that your focus determines your reality" (Qui-Gon Jinn) Have a fun day!
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New Lynn Hairdressing Open Day 29th February

New Lynn Hairdressing Open Day 29th February

RTC is excited to announce that we will be resuming teaching of the Level 3 Hairdressing course in New Lynn, Auckland starting on the 14th of March!  So if you are looking for a creative and stylish career within the beauty and fashion industry, get your qualification to do that with us.    We will be having a special Hairdressing Open Day on Monday February, 29th (yep, it’s a leap year) at our New Lynn Campus from 10am until 2pm.  Come check out our commercial salon ...
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  • Kia kaha

  • Manaakitanga to all

    “No one is born hating another person because of the colour of his skin, or his background or his religion.  People learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to lo...
  • Come visit us at Whānau at the Falls Community Day!

    RTC is happy to support and be in attendance at the Whānau at the Falls Community Day on Saturday, 16 March.  The event is scheduled to run from 12pm to 4pm that day. The kaupapa of the day, as...
  • RTC's new karakia

    Staff and students at RTC have worked together to come up with a new RTC karakia for our campuses to share to open our day and to close our day, every day: Kia whakapapa pounamu te moana Hei huara...
  • Client feedback for Regent Training Centre

    At Regent Training Centre we like to receive your feedback.  What follows below is a letter from one of Training for Work clients, who because of his effort and Regent Training Centre is now...
  • Possible Choices for a New NZ flag

    So, the Flag Consideration Panel has released the 40 new designs available for an NZ flag, should Kiwi’s decide that a new flag is wanted.  No surprises really, that many, if not most, have...
  • Christmas Wishes From Everyone at Regent Training Centre

    Meri Kirihimete! Merry Christmas! Sretan Bozic! Shub Naya Baras! Feliz Navidad! Fröhliche Weihnachten! La Maunia Le Kilisimasi Ma Le Tausaga Fou! Milad Majid! Sheng Dan Kuai Le!
  • NCEA results not what you hoped for? What now?

    The National Educational Achievement Certificate (NCEA) results have now been made known across New Zealand.  For many the results are not as good as they would have hoped for, and they have n...