Writer Toolkit

Take modules on craft, industry and life as a writer. Whether you’re starting out, mid-career or established, our NZSA Writer Toolkit has something for everyone. Available to do in your own time, on your phone, tablet, ipad or computer.


Writer Toolkit – what is it?

The Writer Toolkit is our new professional development offering, with multiple modules scheduled for release throughout 2022. Our Toolkit is an online learning platform that offers writers a wide range of modules on writing and the writing life by our leading authors and industry professionals. All sessions are comprise of static content you can work through alone, or with your writing group or regional hub meeting. Each module contains notes, exercises, and suggestions for further reading on the topics.

Information on upcoming modules

First Module FREE – no payment details needed
Storybuilding: Strategies and exercises to build solid foundations with Mandy Hager

If you are an NZSA member, this module will be free for you to access for the next 90 days. Members will be sent an access code and information about how to access and get the best use from the module. So sign up to be a member here to access the module and our many other programmes.

Jump into the Writer Toolkit platform here!


Guide for using the Writer Toolkit – PDF document


Short video guide – stepping you through the sign up process