Certificate in Mental Health and Addiction
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.
About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates of the Certificate in Mental Health and Addiction hold disciplinary knowledge and skills for effective support work with people with mental health and addiction needs.
- They work from the values of respect and hope to establish positive and authentic relationships.
They are reflective thinkers within a broad hauora approach, understanding the importance of equity and of building relationships with individuals, whanau and communities to promote mental health and wellbeing.
They focus on the health potential of people and their everyday settings for living, to promote flourishing whanau and reduce inequities.
Key Information for Students
Admission to the Certificate in Mental Health and Addiction requires that the candidate will meet the University admission requirements as specified.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|In further study||N/A|
|On a benefit||N/A|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust Tressa Thomas Retraining Award
Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Manager
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.
Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
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.