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LCQ Update: Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act regulations regime decision
The new Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act (2012) comes into effect on December 18th 2013 and replaces the Sale of Liquor Amendment Act (2004). This change will impact the Licence Controller Qualification (LCQ) that ServiceIQ provide.
Big benefits from taking test
One of the first hurdles when starting on any learning is understanding what everything means. New concepts require explanations using words and language we already know.
LCQ Update: What you need to know
The Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act (2013) comes into effect on December 18th 2013. As part of the preparation for this change, in July of this year, the units that form the Licence Control Qualification (LCQ) were reviewed.
New man pilots aircraft engineers
Early August saw Dave Evans at the controls of the Aircraft Engineering Association of New Zealand (AEANZ) Committee.
Silver medal for Tool Blacks at WorldSkills International
Michael West, employed by the Royal New Zealand Air Force and supported by ServiceIQ as an aviation industry trainee won a silver medal in the aircraft maintenance category at the 42nd WorldSkills International Competition in Leipzig, Germany, held last week.
TRoQ – Hospitality Qualifications Update
After two years of the ITO, ITPs and PTEs working together, ServiceIQ's suite of hospitality qualifications will be published on 9th July. We have had a long journey together and we still need to continue walking along the way together.
Taking our Skills to the World
The tradition of young New Zealanders travelling the world and gaining overseas experience continues, albeit with some different destinations now in the mix. While the UK was the focus, now more are heading to Asia.
Back to basics
Reading, writing and maths are still three basic skills we all need, even in this more complex world. As many of us know, low levels of what is now termed literacy, language proficiency and numeracy (LLN for short) have become a growing problem in New Zealand in recent years.
Official launch of ServiceIQ at Parliament
ServiceIQ, the newly formed Industry Training Organisation (ITO) for the service sector, has been officially recognised at ServiceIQ’s Parliamentary launch this week.
Estimates of 4000 new jobs in aviation prompts need for Careers Expo
The Aviation Industry Association (AIA) has added a Careers Open Day to the end of their annual Aviation Conference Week as a result of recent estimates that there will be substantial employment growth in the aviation sector.