New Zealand Certificate in Aroha ki te Tangata (Level 3)

Arai te Uru Kokiri Centre Charitable Trust

Subject area

Social and Interpersonal Skills Programmes


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Entry requirements

It is a requirement that education organisations offering programmes leading toward this qualification incorporate Site Traffic Management Supervisor (STMS) training into their programmes.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is for people who wish to work as a Māori Warden with individuals, whānau, and the community to provide a range of supports and guidance at public and private proceedings and functions.

The purpose of this qualification is to:
- Provide graduates with a credential to recognise the achievement of a range of knowledge, skills and processes in mātauranga Māori which are able to be applied in contexts where responsibility is taken for delivering a professional level of physical or emotional support and guidance.
- Confirm standards of professional practice which provide clients with confidence in the service they receive.

Graduates of this qualification will be able to apply knowledge of Māori philosophies and practices when providing support and guidance as a Māori Warden at proceedings and functions, independently or as part of a team.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Social Skills Programmes 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: (03) 455 5725
Fax: (03) 455 5795

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