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    Wellington Apprentice Chef tastes victory at New Zealand’s national cookery awards

    Following an intense ninety-minute cook-off at the NZ Hospitality Championships in Auckland on the weekend, Wellington’s Liam Wilkie has been awarded the prestigious ServiceIQ Champion Apprentice Chef title.

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    ServiceIQ Chief Executive appointment

    ServiceIQ Board Chair Rick Christie has confirmed the appointment of Andrew McSweeney as its new Chief Executive. ServiceIQ is the industry training organisation (ITO) for the aviation, hospitality, retail, travel, tourism and museums sectors.

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    Tasty new course on the school menu

    The new canapé creation course offered by ServiceIQ is a great way to introduce cookery students to the exciting world of catering. The fun starter will help give culinary students confidence and inspiration to take an even greater interest in a cookery career.  

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    Bidfood’s appetite for training delivers big returns

    Bidfood in Queenstown is a fast-growing distribution business with 120 staff operating two warehouses 24/7. An entity of Bidfood New Zealand, the Central Otago branch has always been a big believer in on-job training to ensure top quality service to hundreds of restaurants, cafés, hotels, resorts, retailers and more, across the region, including Te Anau and the West Coast. 

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    ServiceIQ puts 2018 New Zealand Museum Award winners on a pedestal

    Proudly sponsored by ServiceIQ, New Zealand’s most outstanding exhibitions, programmes and museum projects were announced last week at a gala event at Christchurch Art Gallery.

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    Cookery career-maker! Premiere cooking competition launches careers for every entrant

    For the first time, the National Secondary Schools Culinary Challenge (NSSCC), the country’s premiere cooking competition for up-coming chefs, is offering a whole lot more than a prize for just a few. 

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    MPs get critical skills shortage insights

    New Zealand is suffering from critical skills shortages. Change needs to happen, and happen quickly. To help politicians advance this goal, this week every Member of Parliament was sent a set of valuable documents that articulate how to tackle this urgent need.

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    A brilliant idea on paper, and online

    ServiceIQ launches new blended online learning for schools 

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    Gateway to a high-flying career

    An ambitious Year 12 student from Auckland’s Green Bay High School has won a valuable scholarship to help propel him towards his goal of becoming an airline pilot.

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    New guide gives service careers kick-start

    For the first time, a comprehensive new guide that introduces young Kiwis to the many career opportunities in New Zealand’s booming service industry has been published by ServiceIQ, Industry Training Organisation (ITO) for tourism and travel, retail and retail supply chain, hospitality, aviation, and museums service sectors.

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