Future Ready: Life Online


A new course to raise digital capability and confidence for Pacific people. Fully funded by MBIE and delivered through Tātaki Auckland Unlimited’s Project Ikuna programme.

A way to look at digital technology from a uniquely Pacific perspective.

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Project Ikuna is funded by MBIE in partnership with Tātaki Auckland Unlimited


In the workplace

NZQA qualification


Best for

Foundation level learners who identify as Pasifika


16 hours


Graduates from this programme will be able to:

  • Use a digital device and software
  • Connect to wi-fi and discover internet basics including using search engines, understanding websites and finding information on the internet
  • Stay safe online – use passwords, secure sites, and manage spam
  • Confidently use workplace meeting platforms like Zoom and Teams
  • Communicate with others via online messaging apps
  • Create and deliver a digital presentation
  • Foster a learning mindset for digital
  • Learn online – using online learning platforms


Participants gain an Otago Polytechnic Micro credential to recognise their learning.


The way in which we deliver this programme for your organisation is flexible depending on your needs.  Groups of 6-10 learners are ideal to work through a 16-hour programme together. It can be delivered in weekly blocks of 2 hours or a more intensive programme, as you prefer. Training delivery is on-site at your organisation and we are able to deliver this programme throughout the Greater Auckland area.

Talk to our team for more details

Contact Tafā Iakopo at Upskills on +64 22 067 1770 to find out more, or visit Tātaki Auckland Unlimited to register for Future-Ready – Life Online now.