Supporting whānau to thrive in the first 1000 days (Micro-credential)

Royal New Zealand Plunket Trust

Subject area

Children's Services


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

There are no specified entry requirements for enrolment in this Micro-credential, hHowever, all candidates will be safety checked as per the Children's Act 2014 as part of their employment at Plunket or upon enrolment. Candidates will be required to prove full vaccination status for COVID-19 due to the practical component.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aim of the micro-credential is to provide Plunket volunteers, Kaiāwhina/Health workers, Education in Schools [EIS] educators, and others, with entry-level knowledge and skills to communicate core recommendations endorsed by Plunket and the Ministry of Health in their organisation and/or community, as they support whānau to thrive in the first 1000 days of life.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (04) 470 4984
Fax: (04) 471 0190

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


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