• October 10, 2018
    2018 National Competition
  • April 21, 2018
    Waikato Regional Competition 2018
  • October 3, 2017
    NZ Skills Team Selected

    We at WorldSkills New Zealand are delighted to announce our official team that will compete at WorldSkills International Competition in Abu Dhabi this month. Thirteen young people from a variety of trades have been selected for the New Zealand […]

  • September 8, 2017
    Auckland Build 2017

    Auckland Build is New Zealand’s leading construction show, dedicated entirely to opportunities in Auckland and the surrounding regions. A strong economy and high levels of inward migration are the contributing factors that currently make Auckland one of the best […]

  • March 17, 2017
    Carey’s Sparky Way to Success

    “World skills was a great experience. I worked hard (mostly), learnt a lot, and met great people.” It was in 2001 when Carey Thomassen joined the MB Electrical team as an electrical apprentice and tradesman, which led him to take […]

  • March 8, 2017
    Not Just Another Grease Girl

    She’s a grease girl — that is, a qualified automotive technician. She competed against the best in her trade at Oceania and the WorldSkills International Competition in 2015 in Sao Paulo. She came on top of a national driving […]

  • January 20, 2017
    Give a Little Pages Launched

    As a growing not-for-profit, are funds are not enough to cover the costs of running regional and national competitions, as well as training competitors and sending them and their respective skill experts to represent New Zealand in international competitions. […]

  • October 3, 2016
    Winners of WorldSkills 2016 National Competition Announced

    WorldSkills New Zealand announced today winners of an intensive two-day national competition held at the Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec). The 2016 WorldSkills New Zealand 2016 National Competition saw 67 regional competition finalists from across the country showcase their […]