REPORTING ON OUTCOMES
Focus area: Education and workforce development to service regional economy needs This focus area is about building on existing connections and initiatives to grow the region’s skills and education base, and ensure the region’s specific skills needs are met. As an Institute of Technology, WelTec is dedicated to providing vocational education and training across a range of occupations and skills levels. In 2015, WelTec provided vocational courses as indicated in the graph below. A total of 8,696 people were studying at WelTec during 2015, and 3,886 qualifications were awarded during the year. WelTec has contractual relationships with 4 Industry Training Organisations and worked with 23 employers to provide literacy and numeracy support for staff members. WelTec also has contracts with the Ministy of Social Development to deliver Construct Start, an introductory construction programme – along with Employment Pathway and Preparing for Employment training for 227 job seekers.
Numbers of Students Enrolled in 2015 in Different Areas of the Portfolio
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2015 WelTec Annual Report