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Find out the latest news from Open Polytechnic.

  • Ako Aotearoa to use iQualify learning platform

    Ako Aotearoa, a Government funded organisation delivering high quality professional learning development opportunities to New Zealand’s tertiary teachers, trainers and educators has signed an agreement to use the iQualify learning platform for their course delivery.

    Posted on 12 February 2019

  • Open Polytechnic wins technology and innovation award

    Open Polytechnic, New Zealand’s leading provider of online and distance learning, has scooped the Technology and Innovation award at the 2018 Wellington Region Business Excellence Awards.

    Posted on 11 December 2018

  • Open Polytechnic wins technology and innovation award

    Open Polytechnic, New Zealand’s leading provider of online and distance learning, has scooped the Technology and Innovation award at the 2018 Wellington Region Business Excellence Awards.

    Posted on 11 December 2018

  • Open Polytechnic and MBIE to work together on intercultural competency programme

    Open Polytechnic, New Zealand’s specialist provider of online and distance learning, has been selected by the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment (MBIE) to develop their cross government intercultural competency programme.

    Posted on 5 July 2018

  • STEMM festival – Online course design

    Open Polytechnic opened its campus doors to a number of organisations, community groups and individuals with an interest in online course design as part of the 2018 Hutt STEMM Festival.

    Posted on 21 June 2018

  • Open Polytechnic celebrates student achievement

    Witnessed by their proud family and friends, Open Polytechnic distance learning graduates from throughout the lower North Island crossed the Michael Fowler Centre in Wellington yesterday [24 May, 3.30 pm] to receive their well-earned qualifications.

    Posted on 25 May 2018

  • Open Polytechnic 2017 Annual Report highlights year of growth and innovation

    The release of Open Polytechnic’s 2017 Annual Report shows a year of growth and innovation for the institution which enrols the largest number of distance learners at tertiary level in New Zealand.

    Posted on 15 May 2018

  • Changes at Open Polytechnic to benefit learners

    The Open Polytechnic of New Zealand has today [9 February] announced it will be making organisational changes designed to enhance its services and take advantage of new technology to better meet the needs of its learners.

    Posted on 9 February 2018

  • HITO signs-up to iQualify learning platform

    Online learning through the iQualify platform will soon complement on-the-job training for hundreds of hairdressing, barbering and beauty therapy apprentices, industry trainees and gateway trainees throughout the country.

    Posted on 25 January 2018

  • Open Polytechnic working with Christchurch City Libraries

    Open Polytechnic, New Zealand’s specialist provider of online and distance learning, has partnered with Christchurch City Libraries to upskill its staff with a range of innovative Library and Information Studies qualifications.

    Posted on 2 November 2017