Study at Future Skills Academy

Looking for your dream job? Keen to change direction? 

Develop the skills you need to shape your career and forge your destiny with one of our free programmes. 

Get involved in one of our healthcare programmes to improve the health and wellbeing of others.
Building, Construction and Trades
Gain the skills you need to enter the building and construction industry or the trades.
Evening classes
Fit studies around
your work with our
evening classes.
Study while working
Balance work and
study thanks to
our flexible
Our foundation programmes give a good base for future learning including reading, writing and maths skills.
News & events

Veisinia Lesa: From backbreaking slog to comfortable career

22 September 2021
Graduate Veisinia Lesa used to endure painstaking labour 10 hours a night, hoisting heavy products and stacking pellets at a supermarket warehouse. “It was so...

Building Control Manager Takes Top BOINZ Accolade 

20 September 2021
A Building Control Manager with rich ties to Future Skills has won a prestigious industry award. The Timaru District Council supe...

Graduate on track to become nurse practitioner

20 September 2021
Miriama Hei Hei is celebrating a milestone after graduating from one of our health programmes. But her academic journey does not end there. The mother of four h...

Paid to Play Adult Lego

17 September 2021
Graduate James Nodder is making his mark in the building industry. He has landed a dream job as a junior project manager and quantity surveyor, boosting the gro...