New Zealand will move to Alert Level 3 from 28th April 2020

New Zealand will move to Alert Level 3 from 28th April and hold at Alert Level 3 for two weeks until further notice.

Rules for life at Alert Level 3

1. Stay home
2. Work and learn from home if you can
3. Make your business covid-19 safe
4. Stay regional
5. Keep your bubble as small as possible
6. Wash your hands often with soap. Then dry them
7. If you are sick, stay at home and quickly seek advice from your GP or Healthline about getting a test
8. If you are sick, stay at home and seek advice from your GP or Healthline about getting a test

For detailed instructions, please refer to the Unite against Covid-19 website

 

Welcome the New Zealand Institute of Skills & Technology

The New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology (NZIST) was officially established on 1st April 2020!

Accordingly to the planned reform of the vocational education industry of New Zealand, the existing 16 Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics are merged into one organisation. NZIST has 15 ITP subsidiary boards and one national Council. Details about the name and location of the NZIST is yet to be released.

www.vocationaleducation.ac.nz

Check out the website to know more about the newly established organisation.

Pearson ensure the health and safety of PTE Academic Test Takers

Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, Pearson has suspended testing in a number of our locations. In the test available locations, Person have restricted the number of test takers in each session in order to comply with official requirements and in the interests of protecting test takers and test centre administrators. A full list of locations and information about testing is available here.  

Pearson’s primary focus is on ensuring the health and safety of PTE Academic test takers, our employees and test centre administrators. We continue to monitor the global situation daily and are actively following advice from governments and healthcare authorities.

Pearson are also making their efforts to support test takers during this difficult time by offering free resources and other digital products for test preparation. Click here to find more details. 

PTE Academic Test is widely accepted in New Zealand for education and immigration purposes.