Training

This page gives an overview of training available in New Zealand for learning about public health physical activity and nutrition and other related areas of study.

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AUT Certificate of Proficiency in Pacific Nutrition

Enrol in a certified course on Pacific nutrition. The AUT Certificate of Proficiency in Pacific Nutrition will teach you about the relationship between the types of food we eat, and the effect they can…

CALD Cultural Competency “Courses for Working with CALD Patients”

“Courses for Working with CALD Patients” provide learners with insight and understanding on cultural dimensions, how different cultures respond to health related situations, different health concepts, faith-based practices, and differences…

GetWize2Health Curriculum-based Healthy Lifestyle Programme

The Diabetes Foundation Aotearoa provides training for high school teachers and school nurses to deliver a nine-lesson, curriculum-based healthy lifestyle programme, called GetWize2Health. The nine lessons cover a variety of…

Health Promotion Forum of New Zealand Health Promotion Competencies for Aotearoa New Zealand

The purpose of these Competencies is to identify and define the behaviours, skills, knowledge, and attitudes that health promoters need to work effectively and appropriately with Māori and other peoples,…

Health Promotion Forum online workshops

The Health Promotion Forum run a number of on-line workshops including: Determinants of Health Mainstream Health Promotion Maori Health Promotion and Pasifika Health Promotion  

Healthy Families Waitākere -Systems Change in Action Webinar Series

Whether you are already on the waka or new to systems change, this is a chance to deepen your understanding, learn new insights and think about ways to become more effective…

Healthy Start Workforce Project – Healthy Conversation Skills Training

Range of upcoming workshop dates and locations​. Healthy Conversation Skills training provides health professionals with skills, tools and strategies to have more effective and empowering conversations with their patients or clients to…

Healthy Start Workforce Project – Healthy Start Education Programme (e-learning)

The Healthy Start Education Programme examines the processes before, during and after pregnancy that influence a child’s later risk of developing non-communicable diseases, such as heart disease, diabetes, obesity, allergies and some…

Healthy Start Workforce Project – Alcohol and tobacco exposure during early life: impacts on fetus and child (e-learning)

This course is free to New Zealand health practitioners and takes around 30 minutes to complete. The module explores why and how exposure to alcohol and/or tobacco during pregnancy and early…

Skills Active – Certificate in Sport & Recreation

This qualification is for people who deliver pre-designed sport and community recreation programmes, events and activities under guidance. Sport and community recreation brings New Zealanders together, and helps to promote…

The Public Health Leadership Programme (PHLP)

PHLP is a leadership programme designed for public health leaders in New Zealand. The programme is funded by the Ministry of Health and has been developed following extensive consultation with…

University of Otago, Wellington Sustainable Healthcare and Climate Health Aotearoa – 2020 Webinar Series

A green, equitable and resilient post-COVID pathway for health and healthcare. This webinar series, focused on sustainable healthcare and climate health. Presenting the latest information, the 30-min programmes will air…