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Entries for August 2014

26 Aug 2014

In July the Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) formally confirmed the partnership with Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre, to deliver agricultural training to Southlanders starting in September 2014.

15 Aug 2014

On Wednesday 13 August SIT hosted World Trade Skills CEO Bruce Howat and gave him a tour around the 5.5 million dollar trades facility upgrade. Mr Howat was in Invercargill as part of his national tour to interview medal winners from the recent World Trade Skills national competition, held earlier this year in Hamilton. 

12 Aug 2014

More hairdressing clients are needed for Southern Institute of Technology students undertaking the Certificate in Visual Hair Design. The second year hairdressing students are required to work on clients as part of their practical course requirements.

11 Aug 2014

Invercargill man Lance Corporal (LCPL) Ben Dowdall is one of eight NZ Army chefs hard at work preparing meals in a kitchen at Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Base Darwin, for a multi-national force exercising in the heat of an Australian Northern Territory winter.

07 Aug 2014

SIT is proud to announce the inaugural Certificate Graduation Ceremony 2014, which will take place at Stadium Southland, Tuesday 12 August at 6pm

07 Aug 2014

SIT and Innovate Invercargill are delighted to welcome Mitchell Pham to make a presentation to the Invercargill greater community on his journey to becoming a leader, innovator and entrepreneur.

05 Aug 2014

Environmental Management students from the Southern Institute of Technology were among more than 50 people who planted the trees at Te Rere private scientific reserve on the Catlins coast.

05 Aug 2014

The Southland Chamber of Commerce is looking to the Southern Institute of Technology to revitalise the region's economy.