ACC claims for gym-related injuries have soared to 52,964 in 2017 from 17,694 in 2011. These figures, recently reported in the media, are alarming and there are calls to investigate the claims, improve public awareness and regulate the sports industry in New Zealand.
90 years of providing the skills and knowledge to build a stronger community and thousands of careers created, Wintec is one of New Zealand's largest and leading Institutes of Technology/Polytechnics (ITPs).
With six campuses strategically located throughout the region, we are a leading provider of high quality, vocational and professional education in the Waikato region.
At Wintec you'll discover that you have the power to create your world, the way you want it.
We understand that times are changing. Although our buildings and technology reflects our commitment to that, our very core remains the same.
Our missions and values are unchanged and it is what drives our actions.
Our mission and values may be our core drivers, but our approach is what makes it happen. We understand that times are changing that's why we are committed to keeping up with the modern world.
Serving the Region since 1924
Since 1924, we have been a solid presence in the Waikato. The milestones we've reached and will continue to achieve is embedded in our history and celebrated around the region. We have come a long way since then but just imagine all that we can still do in the next coming years.
Māori at Wintec
The Māori culture and heritage is reflected in us and in what we do. From our marae and our Māori Achievement Unit to support services like Te Kete Kōnae (TKK), our environment nurture Maori ways of knowing and being in order to see successful outcomes.
Today at Wintec
Four extraordinary, entrepreneurs and global innovators who share a belief in challenging the status quo will judge this year’s Soda Inc. Innes48 Start-up Competition at Wintec.
In a Hamilton Gardens Arts Festival first, one performer is involved in five separate events, four of which he is producing.
Come down to Nivara Lounge for an open mic jam from 7.30 pm-8.30 pm, and then a line up of fantastic acts to kick off the first semester of 2018.
Are you interested in studying Arboriculture or Landscape Construction in Whitianga in 2018? Come to our info session and find out more!
Wintec’s Open Day is all about helping you make decisions about your future, and how to take the next step to get there! Open Day is all about giving you the opportunity to find out what programme/career fits you.