December 23, 2016

New pathways to gain hairdressing and barbering qualifications

As you may have heard at one of HITO’s stakeholder meetings, NZQA have been concerned about the low numbers of hairdressing and barbering trainees achieving a […]
December 16, 2016

Do you have staff on work visas ready to apply for residency?

HITO has a quick process to help your staff convert their experience and international qualifications into a Level 4 New Zealand qualification. Holding a Level 4 […]
November 30, 2016

MSD Earthquake Package

An earthquake support package is now in place via the Ministry of Social Development  for Wellington to assist businesses affected by temporary closure as a result […]
October 8, 2016

Industry Awards 2016 – Winners Announced

The 2016 Industry Awards took place on Sunday 13 November at the Langham Hotel in Auckland. Read all about it and see the list of winners here […]
October 7, 2016

2016 HITO Regional Apprentice of the Year winners

HITO is excited to announce the 2016 HITO Regional Apprentice of the Year winners. Thank you to everyone that entered this year. The applications were incredible, […]
May 19, 2016

Trolls at the Cannes Film Festival

Patrick Cameron works with DreamWorks to launch Trolls at the Cannes Film Festival When long hair maestro, Patrick Cameron invited Ian Morton, Vice President of International […]
April 5, 2016

2016 Hair Expo New Zealand Hairdresser of the Year

Congratulations to the 2016 Schwarzkopf Professional Hair Expo New Zealand Hairdresser of the Year – Danny Pato (D&M  Hair Design, Auckland}. Also to the Apprentice/Student of the […]
March 30, 2016

Health and Safety Law Changes

Click on the below links for some useful information on the upcoming H&S changes and the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 (HSWA), which came into […]
March 24, 2016

Minimum Wage Increases on 01 April 2016

A reminder that the Government have announced that the adult minimum wage will go up by 50 cents to $15.25 an hour from 1 April 2016. […]

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