More Than 500 Students to Attend Toi Ohomai April Graduation
On Tuesday, 2 April, more than 500 Toi Ohomai students will be walking across the stage to celebrate their success at our graduation ceremony in Rotorua.
Wednesday, 20 March 2019
Catherine Papesch: An Inspirational Culinary Success Story
"My passion is fuelled by wanting to make a better life for my three amazing kids.
Tuesday, 12 March 2019
Toi Ohomai Celebrates High Performance Scholarship Recipients at Awards Luncheon
Toi Ohomai's 2019 scholarship recipients were welcomed at an official awards luncheon in Tauranga on Monday, 11 March.
Wednesday, 6 March 2019
$40,000 to be distributed to Rotorua community following Charity House Sale
Tuesday, 5 March 2019
Food For Thought – Toi Ohomai Partners with Chefs and Local Charities in Rescued Food Cook-off
On Saturday, 23 March, our Culinary Arts (Level 5) students, in partnership with Good Neighbour and Te Aranui Youth Trust, will be participating in a rescue food cook-off with some of the Bay’s most renowned chefs.
Thursday, 21 February 2019
Rotorua Educationalist Looking for Teaching Excellence
Rotorua education specialist Joanne Hayes is on the hunt for excellence and leadership in the teaching sector.
Too Much E-Waste Ending Up in Landfills
As much as 98 per cent of New Zealand’s household e-waste - electrical and electronic waste – may be ending up in landfills, according to a study.
Wednesday, 20 February 2019
Toi Ohomai Charity House Profits to Benefit Rotorua Charities
Thursday, 14 February 2019
Living and Loving the Local Entrepreneur Life
Great design is for everyone.
Monday, 11 February 2019
Body, Mind and Soul: Toi Ohomai Spa Tutor Advocates Holistic Wellbeing
For some, education is a job.
Tuesday, 29 January 2019
Toi Ohomai Welcomes New Council Member Liz Te Amo
The Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology Council welcomes our newest member this month, Liz Te Amo.
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Trailblazing Tutor to Train Toi Ohomai's First Cohort of Barbering Students
With decades experience in barbering and a love for a good, clean shave, Wendy Charlton is the new tutor for Toi Ohomai’s first cohort of barbering students.
Tuesday, 15 January 2019
Grow Organics to Inspire, Enthuse and Educate
Want to know more about organic production and be part of a long-term solution in the primary industry?
Bay of Plenty’s largest tertiary institution Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology is teaming up with kiwifruit and avocado packing specialists Apata to bring the Grow Organics event to Tauranga next month.
Monday, 14 January 2019
Business Administration Building Future-Ready Skills
You’ll find Saunoa Pau, Junior Legal Secretary at Holland Beckett in Tauranga, preparing of a wide range of legal documents, managing a database of hundreds of clients, researching legal documents and fulfilling necessary day-to-day administration duties that require her to multi-task, yet remain super-focused for the most part of every day.
Thursday, 10 January 2019
Toi Ohomai Advisor Secures HRC Funding For PhD
Understanding racial and ethnic bias in the nursing profession and then working out a way to reduce it are the objectives behind Sonia Hawkins doctoral research.
Friday, 21 December 2018
Taste for Adventure Leads To Job With Canopy Tours
Martin Gatens started his dream job at Rotorua Canopy Tours after ten years in the retail industry.
Thursday, 20 December 2018
Farm Students Secure Jobs Before Graduation
They may have graduated just last week, but six of the nine students who took on the agricultural course at Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology’s Whakatāne campus this year have already landed jobs.
Tuesday, 18 December 2018
Tauranga Man's Toy Design Going Global
Andrew Parker has been inventing gadgets since he was a child and now finally one of his ideas is about to go global!
The 32-year old Tauranga man, and Toi Ohomai IT graduate, has invented a fast-filling water gun that, after a three-year journey, has been taken to market by New Zealand toy giant, Zuru.
Students Celebrate Success During Regional Graduation Week
More than 1800 students from Toi Ohomai graduated across the Bay of Plenty region from Monday, 10 December to Friday, 14 December 2018.
Monday, 17 December 2018
Toi Ohomai Charity Golf Day Raises $20,000 for New Horizons for Women Trust
The inaugural Toi Ohomai charity golf day raised more than $20,000 on Friday, 7 December 2018.
The event was held at Arikikapakapa Rotorua Golf Club, with all proceeds going to the New Horizons for Women Trust.
Keep Track Of Rugby Sevens Tournament With FREE App
Toi Ohomai’s IT and computing students have collaborated with Bay of Plenty Rugby to create an app for the weekend's TECT National Sevens.
Monday, 10 December 2018
Toi Ohomai Students Bake A Batch Of Goodwill For Christmas
Toi Ohomai’s Culinary Arts (Level 4) students have baked a batch of goodwill for the Taupō community.
Thursday, 6 December 2018
Excellence Rewarded at Toi Ohomai's Christmas Lunch
Helping students to believe in themselves was one of the key components behind the nomination for a special award at Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology’s end of year function.
Tauranga Students First To Graduate From Bachelor Of Community Health
Toi Ohomai’s 2018 graduation will see the first class of graduates from its Bachelor of Community Health Course, which was launched in 2015.
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Never Too Old to Follow Your Dreams: Adrianne Launches Her Dream Career at 51
For a long time, Adrianne Eaddy thought she would never get to live her dream of working in the aviation industry.
Monday, 3 December 2018
Engaging Communities and Celebrating Success
At Toi Ohomai, we believe that hard work and achievements deserve to be celebrated.
Tuesday, 20 November 2018
Toi Ohomai's New Course to Open Right Doors
Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology is launching new courses aimed at ensuring high school students, who speak and learn in te reo Māori, have the right achievement standards to get into degree level programmes.
Tuesday, 23 October 2018
Toi Ohomai Course Partners With Forestry Industry Legacy Operation
With more than NZ$3 billion worth of exports annually, forestry is New Zealand’s third largest industry.
The Manikin Helping Nursing Students Save Real Lives
When you walk into the nurse training facility on Toi Ohomai's Rotorua Campus, you can’t help but look twice at the ‘patient’ lying on the hospital bed.
Thursday, 11 October 2018
Toi Ohomai Supports Māori Lawyers
This week, Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology co-hosted a symposium on indigenous business research ahead of the World Indigenous Business Forum, now it is supporting the country’s legal profession.