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Engineering in Action Day

Engineering in Action Day event 2024

Engineering involves using scientific principles to design and build machines, structures, tunnels, roads, buildings, and much more. There are excellent career prospects for those interested in the field. 

Join us for an interactive day in partnership with Waikato Engineering Careers Association (WECA). This event is an opportunity for Year 12 and Year 13 secondary school students to learn about the engineering industry and what Wintec offers. You will get to tour our engineering facilities, visit two local engineering firms, engage with staff from WECA, and learn more about the different specialisations within engineering (civil, mechanical, and electrical engineering).

Date: Wednesday 22 May 2024
Time: 9am-3pm
Venue: G Block, Rotokauri Campus
  • 9am-9.30am – Travel to the first industry
  • 9.30am-11am – Industry visit
  • 11am-11.30am – Travel back to Rotokauri Campus
  • 11.30am-12.30pm – Lunch and activities
  • 12.30pm-1pm – Travel to second industry
  • 1pm-2.30pm – Industry visit
  • 2.30pm – Return to school travel

Event registration:

To register, please contact your careers advisor. Career advisors, upon registration, we will be in contact with information regarding closed footwear and dietary requirements.

If you do not attend a secondary school and are interested in this event, please get in touch with us here.



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