Who we are

Careerforce works with employers nationwide to create and implement customised New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) recognised training programmes. We have 48 unique qualifications registered on the New Zealand Qualifications Framework from level two through to six.

As the Industry Training Organisation for the health, mental health, aged support, disability, social services, home and community support, youth work, cleaning and pest management industries, we pride ourselves on providing quality, accessible and flexible qualifications.

Careerforce is industry driven. Our Board of Directors, made up of sector leaders, ensure we are meeting the needs of the workforce.

Ultimately, we strive to improve the health and wellbeing of New Zealanders through workforce training.


Our mission

Enabling and enhancing the skill and qualification level of the workforce in the sectors we support.


Our vision

Improving the health and wellbeing of all New Zealanders.


Our values

Kaitiakitanga – Upholding responsibilities

We are committed to benefitting the communities we serve and protecting the wellbeing of future generations.

Kotahitanga – Connecting people

We are all united in our common goal to improve the health and wellbeing of New Zealanders and everything we do is focused towards this goal.

Manaakitanga – honouring others and ourselves

We provide an environment where everyone is comfortable and can participate in a meaningful way.