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 Testing Centre

The Pearson VUE Selects Testing Centre (Site ID 50991) is located on the 7th floor of the Tower (T) Block, Petone Campus where you can take your industry certifications. Besides Pearson VUE testing, you can also sit for Kryterion testing (HOST0609) or Castle testing (Site 286845).

For further information please contact the Authorised Test Centre Administrator – Richa Panjabi on 04 8303 153 or email richa.panjabi@weltec.ac.nz

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Information Technology

School of Business and Information Technology
Te Kete Hangarau o te Pākihi me te Aronui

Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) is a booming industry worth an estimated $18 billion* in New Zealand alone. An IT qualification from WelTec will provide you with a comprehensive and applied understanding of Information Technology to ensure you graduate with real skills that are in-demand.

Gain a national qualification locally
As educators we understand that students often learn best by doing, that’s why we provide students with the best of both theory and practice. Studying with WelTec you will gain a hands-on learning experience with practical lab-work and industry-based projects.

Real-world skills and Cadetships
Our close contact with industry ensures that you learn skills that are current and relevant to today’s marketplace. Through WelTec you will also have the opportunity to apply for a cadetship. Cadetships with prominent IT companies may offer you the opportunity to gain paid work experience and a contribution towards your study fees.

The right tools to build your career in IT
Create your next IT project with access to a range of specialised facilities, equipment sets and resources. These include computer labs with PCs optimised for virtualised student environments, training servers (Linux, Cisco etc.), and a hardware lab with repair, maintenance and test facilities and specialised tool sets.

Test centre
Studying at WelTec you will also have the option to complement your studies with industry certifications at our Prometric, Pearson VUE Select, Kryterion HOST and Castleworldwide testing centres located on our Petone Campus.

Our qualifications satisfy employers
Results of WelTec’s latest Employer Satisfaction Survey show our industry partners are confident our graduates meet their needs in the work-place. Employers tell us that WelTec students graduate with relevant skills ready to make an immediate contribution.