Welcome to Skills

For more than 25 years, we’ve been helping train up the next generation of tradies and professionals. We work with industries to ensure that qualifications provide them, and employers, with the right skills. Simply put – we ensure that the right training is taking place at the right time.

Are you eligible for two years free industry training? learn more
Are you interested in joining a trade? learn more

Careers & Courses

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Real estate

Imagine working for yourself in a flexible career where you can set your own schedule with a well-paying income. There are so many reasons to choose real estate as your career.

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State sector & local government

The diverse and high-profile nature of New Zealand’s state sector and local government agencies means they hold a huge amount of responsibility. We can help you upskill your staff in everything from basic legislation through to building regulations.

News updates

Skills Roofing Qualification Launch

Changes to the Roofing Apprenticeships – Onwards and upwards! 

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Holiday Closing Down Period

Te Rau o te Huia Graduates and the Skills Senior Leadership Team V2

Te Rau ō te Huia Māori and Pasifika Leadership Graduation