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ServiceIQ first NZ Industry Training Organisation to get ISO 9001
Globally-recognised international standard ISO 9001:2015 has been awarded to ServiceIQ, the country’s industry training organisation (ITO) for the service sectors of tourism, hospitality, aviation, retail, travel and museums.
Marlborough student ready for take-off with ServiceIQ Scholarship
Joel Goldthorpe has been hooked on flying since age 15 when his father bought him a pilot experience flight trial at the Marlborough Aero Club in August 2015.
Delaware North at Wellington airport wins NZ’s top hospitality award again
When you stop for coffee and a bite to eat at Wellington airport, there’s a high chance you’ll be served by New Zealand’s top hospitality team.
Service sectors serve up over a third of all Kiwi careers
Not only do the tourism, retail, hospitality, aviation and travel sectors provide vital services to New Zealanders and our visitors, combined, they also serve up some of the biggest opportunities for jobs and careers.
Top aviation and hospitality “athletes” win gold at national skills Olympics
Move over sports stars. On Sunday, New Zealand’s top trainees in aviation engineering, cookery and hospitality management battled national rivals to win the chance to compete against the best in the world at next year’s international WorldSkills championships, sometimes referred to as the skills Olympics.
Reading the situation correctly
Do you think that any of your staff may need a bit of a helping hand when it comes to reading, writing and numeracy?
Restaurant or Rest home?
You could be forgiven for thinking that Harbourview Rest Home in Porirua is a high quality restaurant judging by the delicious meals its residents enjoy.
Start your flying career at school!
Few things capture people’s imaginations like flying. Whether it’s watching a jet race overhead, seeing hi-tech planes in the latest big-screen action movie, or the excitement of jumping on an airliner, the freedom of flight is fantastic. And some people want to take it further, with the ultimate ambition to be a pilot.
Star culinary students on course for a winning career
Cooking is a very serious subject at Manurewa High School. They are the triumphant winners for the third time of the prestigious ServiceIQ Secondary Schools Excellence Award, at this year’s NZ Chefs National Salon in Auckland.
Talented Taygen Simmons from top Auckland eatery Euro Bar and Restaurant, is rapt to be taking her career to the next level, and reigning as New Zealand’s first apprentice chef to pass the challenging Commercial Competence Assessment (CCA) - an important test and special feature of ServiceIQ’s new chef training programme, the New Zealand Apprenticeship in Cookery.