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Are you longing for a successful career? Well stop dreaming and make it happen. Enrol in one of NZMA’s NZQA-accredited training programmes and you’ll be well on your way to that bright future.


Our Courses

NZMA has the ideal course to get you started in hospitality, cookery, business, contact centre, or construction.

Thanks to our wide range of industry-respected certificates and diplomas, you’ll graduate with everything you need to get ahead in your chosen field. With a strong focus on practical skills and authentic training environments for every programme, an NZMA qualification will set you firmly on the path to success.

  • For a career that’s rewarding and fun, hospitality is where it’s at.  NZMA’s diverse range of hospitality courses will take you wherever you want to go. 

    Study Hospitality

  • If food is your passion, make a career out of it. NZMA’s cooking school has all the right ingredients to get you started in this exciting industry.  

    Study Cookery

  • Keen on business?  Our wide range of business courses will teach you all you need to know, from basic admin right through to management.  

    Study Business

  • Like talking on the phone? Then make a career out of it!  NZMA’s contact centre qualification will teach you how.  

    Study Contact Centres

  • Fanatical about flowers? Looking for a fresh new career? Tap into your creative side and master the basics of floral design with our fun and practical 19-week floristry programme.

    Study Floristry

  • Gain the building blocks to a career in construction with NZMA’s construction courses. 

    Study Construction

  • Do you love working with children, caring for infants, practical learning and developing potential in others? One of our Early Childhood Education programmes is for you!

    Study Early Childhood

  • Looking for something different from school? If you’re aged between 16 and 19, NZMA may have just what you need.  

    Study for free

  • Secure your future in Auckland’s booming construction sector – become a plumber and gasfitter. You’ll be in hot demand, the money is great, and our pre-apprenticeship qualification is your perfect way in.

    Study Plumbing and Gasfitting

  • Spark up your career with NZMA’s Level 3 Certificate in Engineering. In just weeks you’ll have the electrical engineering skills you need to lock-in an apprenticeship in the thriving electrotechnology sector.

    Study Electrical Engineering

  • Tap into the building boom! NZMA's Level 3 Painting and plastering course will give youthe skills you need to become an apprentice or labourer.

    Study Painting and Plastering

  • If you’re Maori or Pasifika and aged between 16 and 40, listen up! NZMA now offers FREE Maori and Pasifika Trades Training in construction and painting & plastering. Take advantage of the building boom, and start training now.

    Study Maori and Pasifika Trades Training

  • Love sports and fitness? Interested in food and nutrition? Turn your passion into a career, with this FREE 18-week foundation course.

    Study Sport and Foundation

  • Want to make a meaningful difference in people’s lives? Become a healthcare professional! Whether you want to get a good job fast, or gain a degree, NZMA’s health programmes are the ideal springboard into this rewarding sector.

    Study Health

  • Picture yourself working in a hospital or chemist? This industry-recognised Level 5 programme equips you with the skills, knowledge and experience to become a successful pharmacy technician.

    Study Pharmacy

Our Campuses

We have ten thriving campuses – five in Auckland (Sylvia Park, Auckland City, Manukau, Otahuhu, Mt Wellington), one in Hamilton, Wellington, Rotorua and Christchurch. So wherever you live, NZMA has got you covered!

All of our campuses are fully equipped with purpose-built, top of the line facilities. From bars, cafes and commercial kitchens, to retail shops, live contact centre suites and construction workshops – our realistic workplace training environments will get you work-ready quicker.

Each NZMA campus has its own unique flavour. Take a look and see where you would like to study.


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