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Brewing up a qualification

Otago Polytechnic Central Campus in Crowell is planning a new programme in brewing beer.Marketing Manager, Melanie Kees, says the new qualification wo...

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Otago Polytechnic welcomes 2017 Otago Secondary Tertiary Students

Otago Polytechnic’s Central and Dunedin campuses are welcoming over 120 new students to the Otago Secondary Tertiary College.  Previously known as the...

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Lifestyle learning at Central campus

The picture-perfect scenery and work-perfect study at Otago Polytechnic's Central Campus are drawing more and more people seeking a lifestyle change.S...

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NEW Level 3 Cookery Programme for 2017

Learn the basics for your career in hospitality with this NEW Cookery Qualification. New Zealand Certificate in Cookery Level 3

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