Te Pūkenga trading as NMIT is a Government owned provider of education and training courses across Te Tauihi, the top of the South Island. For over 115 years, Te Pūkenga trading as NMIT has focussed on providing high-quality training to support key local industries and services—making a substantial contribution to the regional economy.
Founders Dr Mike Ashby and Ryan Castle have coached hundred of business owners over many years. They found that the main constraint was poorly trained managers. They found that most workshop-based training was time consuming and ineffective. And managers were not equipped to deal with the demands of the post COVID workforce.