New Zealand Certificate in Personal Financial Capability

The Skills Organisation

Subject area

Banking, Finance and Related Fields not elsewhere classified

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

N/A

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide individuals with basic knowledge and skills to make informed financial decisions. It is suitable for individuals who wish to manage their personal finances and have a basic understanding of financial support services.
New Zealand, individuals, and their communities will benefit from an increase in participation in quality financial education and increasing financial literacy.
Graduates will develop their financial capability by gaining the basic knowledge and skills associated with personal financial literacy.
Graduates will have knowledge and skills to manage their personal finances in changing circumstances.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Management and Commerce at this level can earn:

$27,000

Median earnings one year after study

$31,000

Median earnings two years after study

$37,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

44%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Reserve Bank of New Zealand Māori and Pacific Islands' Scholarship

Provided by:

Reserve Bank of New Zealand - Human Resources Adviser

Website:

http://www.rbnz.govt.nz/grads/scholarships

Value:

$1,500 in first year, increasing to $2,500 in second year and to $3,500 in the final year of study.

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Reserve Bank of New Zealand University Scholarships

Provided by:

Reserve Bank of New Zealand - Human Resources Adviser

Website:

http://www.rbnz.govt.nz/grads/scholarships

Value:

$10,000 each

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 525 2590
Fax: (09) 525 2591
Email: support@skills.org.nz
Web: http://www.skills.org.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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