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Check out the pictures from our recent Open Day in Auckland

Check out the pictures from our recent Open Day in Auckland

Last Thursday we held Open Days across our Auckland and Northland campuses to showcase all of the ZERO fees courses that Regent Training Centre (RTC) can deliver in Automotive, Building, Computing, Hospitality, Forestry and Hairdressing.  Onsite in Auckland we had FLAVA radio running street competitions, giving out prizes and posting info via SnapChat to anyone interested in gaining nationally recognised qualifications for free.  A big THANK YOU to May and Kelsey from FLAVA for doing ...
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2016 RTC Open Days!

2016 RTC Open Days!

On February 11th RTC campuses in Auckland, Whangarei and Kerikeri will be holding Open Days.  You can visit RTC anytime you like to learn about what we do, however if you want to time a visit with more fun and food then come to a campus next you can Thursday the 11th of February.   You can bring your friends and whanau, or just come along by yourself, there will be plenty to do and see, as well as learn about our trades focused ZERO fees programmes for 15-19 year olds, or our ZERO fee...
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Come aboard the Careers Coach

Come aboard the Careers Coach

Regent Training Centre is happy to be hosting the Careers Coach at our Whangarei and Kerikeri campuses in February. On February 9th the coach/bus will be at our Kerikeri campus, and February the 22nd at our Whangarei main campus.  School leavers and High School Students will have the chance to find out about career options, pathways and further training programmes via the touchscreen computers that the coach is fitted out with.  Those interested can receive follow up information and...
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Welcome!

Welcome!

Regent Training Centre would like to welcome back new and returning students to our campuses today as it is the first day of the new academic year!  We think that it is great that you have taken the opportunity to gain new skills, recognised qualifications and make some new friends along the way with RTC.  Whether you have chosen to do Building, Automotive, Hospitality, Computing or Forestry, we hope that you enjoy your time with us at RTC, and this this is a stepping stone on to grea...
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Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from Regent Training Centre

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from Regent Training Centre

From all the staff at Regent Training Centre, we would like to wish everyone a safe, happy and fun Christmas.  We hope that 2016 brings you exciting new opportunities, good health and much happiness. The RTC campuses are now closed for the Christmas period, and will open administratively on Tuesday, January 5th.  Term 1 begins on Monday, January 18th for Training For Work and Intensive Literacy and Numeracy students.  25th January for our Youth Guarantee programmes. Best wishes ...
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Make 2016 Count

Make 2016 Count

Sooooooo NCEA exams are done and dusted for 2015.  How do you think you went?  If you don't expect great results, don't worry, Regent Training Centre (RTC) can help you with hands on learning and interesting courses.  Most of our courses also include NCEA level 2, however all completed while you are in a workshop, a kitchen or out on a building site.  At the same time you will also be gaining more nationally recognised qualifications, win-win! So if school wasn't really rig...
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Whanau Ako – Family Learning in Whangarei!

Whanau Ako – Family Learning in Whangarei!

Regent Training Centre is excited to announce the start of a fantastic new programme that focuses on families empowering themselves through learning.  As part of our government funded Literacy and Numeracy programme, eligible learners in Whangarei will be able build their capabilities in English and Maths, all the while helping to raise the rest of their families’ education levels. The programme is free to those eligible, and you are encouraged to bring along your children or anyone ...
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Change Happens Today, Not Tomorrow

Change Happens Today, Not Tomorrow

Regent Training Centre is proud to be filled with students and clients who were not happy with their situations, so took that first step to make a change.  Often that first step towards something worthwhile is incredibly difficult.  Perhaps you make it difficult for yourself, or others can put barriers in your way without even realising it.  However the sooner that you make that brave, first step, the sooner that life can start getting better – it is true that tomorrow neve...
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Thank you to Dress for Success and Fix Up, Look Sharp!

Thank you to Dress for Success and Fix Up, Look Sharp!

Check out the photo of some our Training for Work clients all glammed up and getting ready for new jobs, thanks in part to new outfits from ‘Dress for Success’ and ‘Fix Up, Look Sharp’.  Each of the Regent Training Centre clients in the photo was able to choose clothing and accessories that would suit them and their preferred industry to work in.  The initiative was organised by one of Regent’s Training for Work Co-ordinators, Rick Curtin as part of our c...
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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...