New Zealand Certificate in the Care and Enabling of Disabled Tangata Māori

New Zealand Qualifications Authority

Subject area

Hauora (Māori Health)


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

Check with provider.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide whānau, hapū, iwi, hapori and disability, health, and social service providers with people who are able to apply Māori models of whānau-centred practice in the care and enabling of disabled tangata Māori and their whānau. Under broad guidance they will self-manage their learning and performance and assume some responsibility for the performance of others.

This qualification provides a formal learning pathway for people already working with tangata Māori with disabilities and their whānau or people considering employment in this area.

Graduates of this qualification will demonstrate an understanding and knowledge of the delivery of disability, health, and social services to disabled tangata Māori and their whānau, based on Māori models of whānau-centred practice.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Public Health 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

Aimes Awards

Provided by:

The North Harbour Club



Determined by the Trustees

Read more

Tūwharetoa Māori Trust Grants & Scholarships

Provided by:

Tuwharetoa Maori Trust Board




Read more

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: (4) 463 3000
Fax: (04) 802 3112
Web: http://

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.

What to do if you find incorrect course information