New Zealand Certificate in Personal Financial Capability and Financial Services

Southern Institute of Technology

Subject area

Banking, Finance and Related Fields not elsewhere classified


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Entry requirements

There are no regulatory body or legislative requirements.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide individuals with knowledge and understanding of money management within personal and financial sector contexts.

It is designed for individuals who wish to advance their skills and knowledge in personal financial management, and may also provide a credential to support individuals wishing to enter employment within financial services and related industries. New Zealand, individuals, and their communities will benefit from an increase in participation in quality financial education and increasing financial literacy.

Graduates will gain knowledge and understanding in financial management, setting goals and budgeting, managing income, spending and debt, saving and investing, protecting assets and wealth and a broad knowledge of financial institutions, services and products within a New Zealand context.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Management and Commerce 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

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Norman Jones Foundation Study Grants

Provided by:

Norman Jones Foundation - Administrator


Determined by Trustees

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Invercargill Licensing Trust Foundation Scholarships

Provided by:

Invercargill Licensing Trust - Manager and Grants Manager



up to $2000

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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

Free phone: 0800 478 839
Phone: (03) 211 2699
Fax: (03) 214 4977

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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