Who is it for?

If you are looking for a job and need proven computer skills, then KiwiSkills is for you!

In most New Zealand workplaces you need to know how to use a computer and the internet.

From the moment you start applying for jobs you’ll need to know how to send emails and fill in online application forms.

KiwiSkills courses are free* and self paced. You will learn important digital skills like how to use the internet, understand computer systems, create and format documents and find things online confidently.  You can also gain an internationally recognised certificate, the ICDL International Computer Driving Licence.

(* KiwiSkills is free for jobseekers, who are New Zealand residents and are working 10 hours/week or less. )

Why get better digital skills?

With KiwiSkills you can:

  • Improve your chances of getting a job
  • Keep up with technology changes for school or work
  • Add proven skills to your CV and stand out.

No matter how good or bad you think your skills are, KiwiSkills can help you learn essential computer skills.

Jobseekers completing this training can expect similar benefits to these students from other 20/20 Trust programmes.

Eligible?

* KiwiSkills is free for jobseekers, who are New Zealand residents and are working 10 hours/week or less.  (If you work more than 10 hours/week, consider ICDL training and certification or Stepping UP.)

Next: How KiwiSkills works.