Their Successes

Brooke Gardner at The National World Skills Competition

Brooke Gardner at The National World Skills Competition

Brooke Gardner, one of our Academy NZ Christchurch floristry students, competed in the National World Skills Competition in Hamilton last week. It’s an international competition that... Read more

Bridge to Brisbane

Bridge to Brisbane

This year OCA are taking on the challenge of the Bridge to Brisbane 10km or 5km run or walk in August. Not only are they excited to be involved in such a great event, they’re also taking part... Read more

NZIS student selected for the Hurricanes!

NZIS student selected for the Hurricanes!

Some of you may be familiar with the name Ngani Laumape, but for those who aren’t, he’s a recent selection for the Hurricanes, but more importantly for us he’s a student at the... Read more

Beauty inside-out – An Elite graduate profile

Beauty inside-out – An Elite graduate profile

The beauty therapy industry is highly competitive, meaning it can be difficult to stamp your mark. But it’s something that one of our Elite graduates, Ashleigh Scott, has managed to do in the... Read more

BarberCraft 2016

BarberCraft 2016

BarberCraft is an expo for barbers, would-be barbers and curious on-lookers keen for some entertainment, fun and new style ideas. It is the only event of its kind to celebrate men’s... Read more

Barista to Pharmacy Technician

Barista to Pharmacy Technician

Studying Pharmacy Technician at Academy New Zealand saw graduate Reuben Jones step into a pharmacy role immediately after completing the course. Reuben, who graduated with a New Zealand... Read more

Disney Success Story

Disney Success Story

A Quantum Education Group student has landed a dream job at 'The Happiest Place On Earth'. Kimberleigh, who studied travel and tourism at Quantum Education Group in Hastings, has been offered a... Read more

Tapita's Success

Tapita's Success

Academy New Zealand’s free Youth Guarantee Hospitality course has the right ingredients to get students started in a hospitality job! A hospitality student gained some awesome work... Read more

NSIA Seafood Festival

NSIA Seafood Festival

Once again NSIA was part of the Auckland Seafood Festival at the end of January, delivering their passion for all things culinary through amazing dishes. The four day event was hosted at Wynyard... Read more

Cut Above Student owns Halloween

Cut Above Student owns Halloween

Cut Above student Jayme Moses has organised a beauty pageant like no other. In conjunction with the Mayfair Café who run a horror maze on Halloween, this year will see the launch of the first... Read more

NSIA graduate wins Chef of the Year 2015

NSIA graduate wins Chef of the Year 2015

“Always be eager to learn.” So says Himanshu (Shaun) Tyagi, an NSIA graduate who is taking the Auckland culinary scene by storm. In August, Shaun received top honours at the NZ Chefs... Read more

NSIA regional culinary fare

NSIA regional culinary fare

On July 11th and 12th, a group of NSIA hospitality students participated in the Regional Culinary Fare competition which was held at AUT. With the support of tutors Paul Hill, Elie Briguet and... Read more