TradeQual Southland 2023

TICKET SALES NOW CLOSED πŸ“ž Any inquiries please email

🌟 Save the Date for a Night ofΒ  Celebration! πŸŽ‰Β 

πŸ“… Date: 26 October 2023  

πŸ•’ Time: 6-10pm 

 πŸ“ Venue: Ascot Park Hotel, Tay Street, Invercargill 

Tickets:  Graduates – Complimentary 

Β Β Β Β Β Β Β Β Β Β Β Β Β Β  Guests – $85 including GSTΒ 

Southland Business Chamber Presents: TradeQual 2023 Recognition Dinner 

Join us for an evening as we honour the achievements and contributions of Southland’s trades industry at the prestigious TradeQual 2023 Graduation Dinner.  

🌟 What’s in Store: πŸŽ‰ Celebrate Our Graduates accomplishments of our newly qualified tradespeople who have completed their trade within the year (Sept 2022 – Aug 2023). Recognize the commitment of employers who have provided invaluable ‘on the job’ training to nurture skilled professionals. Show support to the Trade Training organizations that play a pivotal role in shaping the region’s trade sector. Explore the undeniable impact of the trades on Southland’s economic growth. 

πŸŽ‰ TradeQual 2023: An Evening of Celebration πŸŽ‰ Indulge in a delicious three-course meal, with a table beverage, graduate certificate presentation on behalf of the mayors, and be captivated by the wisdom of our guest speaker, the renowned Peter Wolfkamp.  

πŸŽ™οΈ Meet Peter Wolfkamp:  A Lifelong Passion for Building and DIY. From his first encounter with tools at age one, Peter Wolfkamp has grown into a renowned figure in the world of carpentry and construction. As a Licensed Building Practitioner and NZGBC Homestar Home Coach, he shares his expertise through his radio show ‘Sunday Mornings with the Resident Builder’ on Newstalk ZB, engaging a weekly audience of 198,000. With a background in restoring historic villas and modern homes, Peter’s television appearances include being the site foreman for The Block NZ and hosting his own show ‘Creative Living.’ Known as ‘The Wolf,’ Peter’s friendly, accessible approach resonates with DIY enthusiasts and professionals alike.  

πŸŽ“ Graduation Eligibility: Graduates must: πŸ“œ Have graduated between Sept 2022 and Aug 2023. πŸ“š Hold an NZQA level 4 qualification or equivalent. πŸ’Ό Be currently employed by a Southland-based employer. 

πŸŽ‰ Join the Celebration: If you’re a recent graduate, don’t miss out on the chance to be part of this momentous celebration. If you haven’t heard from your ITO/training provider, reach out to us for more information. πŸ“ž 

πŸŽ‰ Local Employers, Unite! Encourage your graduates to bask in their well-deserved recognition. Rally your team to stand by their side and share in the jubilant atmosphere. 

πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘¦ Friends and Family Welcome: Bring your whanau along to celebrate the achievements of these exceptional individuals at our grand recognition dinner. 🎊 

🎟️ Limited Seating – Book Now! Don’t miss your chance to be part of this remarkable evening. Secure your table early by purchasing your tickets from September 4th, 2023. Click here to purchase.

Graduates receive a complimentary ticket to attend. Please use code GRADSOUTH23 to redeem your free ticket (1 X complimentary ticket only)β€―

TradeQual Southland proudly invites you to a night of recognition, inspiration, and celebration. Let’s raise a toast to the thriving trades community that makes Southland shine! πŸŒŸπŸ› οΈπŸ₯‚Β 

Proudly sponsored by:

Flooring Xtra Invercargill Winton ● Invercargill Licensing Trust ● Community Trust Southland ● Southern Institute of Technology | Te PΕ«kenga ● PowerNet ● Mayors Taskforce for Jobs ● Awarua Synergy ● Great South ● Maiden Stone ● NZAS ● Stabicraft ● Craigs Design & Print ● Ascot Park Hotel


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