Afio mai. Kia orana. Talitali fiefia. Malo e me’a mai. Bula. Talofa ni.

Want to earn money while you learn, and set yourself up for a great future? Get started with a trades apprenticeship with Skills.

At Skills, we believe we are all in the same vaka. There is a huge amount of talent in our Pasifika communities, and one of our roles is to inform our people about the career opportunities we have available. We want to provide the training support and encouragement to help you succeed in an apprenticeship.

Trying to find your fit?

It can be a hard decision to make. Check out our video where real apprentices talk about their experiences and see how Sainila & Liam have got it made.

Find out more about Sainila, our Pasifika ambassador, and his journey to getting qualified. 

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How does Skills help you?

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Training process

We talk you and your whanau through the training process before it begins. This way, you’ll know what to expect from the beginning right through to the end of your training.

See our journey map here 

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Regular meetings

We’ll meet with you regularly to provide you with advice and support, particularly in the early stages of your training.

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Need extra support with your learning?

We can help you develop the literacy, numeracy, financial management skills, and personal attitude needed to achieve success.

Meet the Pasifika team at Skills

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Get in touch with our friendly team today.

Tony Laulu, Pasifika Adviser
Email: Tonyl@skills.org.nz