New Zealand Certificate in Personal Financial Capability

Te Wananga o Aotearoa

Subject area

Banking, Finance and Related Fields not elsewhere classified


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Entry requirements


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 Banking, Finance and Related Fields at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 355 553
Phone: (0800) 355 553
Fax: (7) 871 3224

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


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