New Zealand Certificate in the Care and Enabling of Tāngata Whaikaha

New Zealand Qualifications Authority

Subject area

Hauora (Māori Health)


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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 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 tāngata whaikaha and their whānau. Under limited supervision 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 tāngata whaikaha 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 tāngata whaikaha 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

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (4) 463 3000
Fax: (04) 802 3112

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