14 February      Skills Active shines light on partnership and innovation


19 January        Hole in one for golf apprentice





20 December     New qualification means business


18 December     Removing barriers and developing volunteers key to fitness manager’s success


5 December      Skills Active scholarship supports Māori sports star


1 December      Skills Active among the best workplaces in New Zealand


20 November     Exercise Industry Awards finalists showcase on-job training success


10 November     Skills Active Apprentice of the Year announced


30 October         Wairoa volunteer given award for giving back


27 October         Victory for Nelson community group


15 September    Skills Active scores top marks in NZQA review


10 August


New Zealand’s pool lifeguards highly qualified and well-supported: Skills Active Aotearoa


9 August

Pool lifeguards deep-dive into the latest skills


16 June


New snow qualifications hit the slopes
24 May

New Skills Active qualification gives trainees a grounding in sport and recreation values


1 May


Skills Active and fellow service ITOs join forces to go to bat for service professionals


1 May


Skills Active glad to see others joining the mission to uphold qualification integrity


26 April


Omani delegation visits Skills Active on adventure activities fact-finding mission

10 April


Nelson Basketball joins forces with Skills Active to grow local talent

7 April


Opinion: We need more flexible tertiary education


31 March


Performing arts industry and Skills Active working in concert to strengthen the skill base


27 March


Skills Active launches Workforce Planning Toolkit for sport and recreation employers


24 February

Skills Active Career Pathway Maps launched in style


3 February

Skills Active revisits a growing career






14 December            

Skills Active maps the way for sport and recreation careers
12 December 

Sport and recreation adds nearly $5 billion to GDP: Skills Active Aotearoa


11 November

Skills Active Apprentice of the Year receives her prize at Queenstown ceremony


1 November

Nelson's Shirlene Spencer named Skills Active Apprentice of the Year


20 October

Christchurch assistant golf coach in the running for Apprentice of the Year


19 October

Wellington aquatics manager in the running for Apprentice of the Year 


18 October

Nelson camp administrator in the running for Apprentice of the Year


17 October

Auckland personal trainer in the running for Apprentice of the Year


14 October

Four talented sport and recreation professionals in the running for Skills Active Apprentice of the Year


31 August

On-job training kickstarts the career of a future industry leader


22 August

Powerhoop NZ and Skills Active join forces to upskill the hooping talent pool


17 August

Opinion: Is it time to rethink New Zealand’s approach to winning at “sport”?


10 August

Mt Ruapehu’s Skills Active cadets brief Minister on industry training and mountain life


29 July

ExerciseNZ issues health and safety guide for exercise industry


28 July

Skills Active apprenticeships help make dreams come true


27 July

Coaches-in-training sharpening their skills for the future of netball


13 June

Skills Active welcomes new senior staffers


22 April

Vector’s ultra-safe Wero Whitewater Park has a ‘big red button’