|RFx ID :||21274337|
|Tender Name :||MIT TechPark Learning & Teaching Technology|
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|Open Date :||Wednesday, 17 July 2019 9:00 AM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)|
|Close Date :||Tuesday, 20 August 2019 12:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)|
|Tender Type :||Registration of Interest (ROI)|
|Tender Coverage :||Sole Agency [?]|
|Required Pre-qualifications :||None|
|Alternate Physical Delivery Address :||None|
|Alternate Physical Fax Number :||None|
As you may be aware of, a new centre of excellence for Engineering and Trades education in South Auckland has been announced recently. (Link)
TechPark is a game changer. It allows MIT to deliver more high value jobs to the community and much needed skills for the Auckland economy in a modern premises.
More than 1,200 students and 100 staff will use the 9,000 square metre facility in the heart of Manukau city each week. MIT is currently the largest provider of industry training for plumbing in the country, as well as being the biggest polytechnic provider of electrical training.
The institute is the only industry training provider for air conditioning and refrigeration technicians in New Zealand.
It is also a key educator in the mechanical and automotive trades and provider of the NZ Diploma of Engineering and Bachelor of Engineering Technology.
Furthermore, TechPark is a major supplier of the Trades Academy scheme partnering with schools to allow students to gain vocational training while sitting NCEA.