Studying at NZCM

Advantages of Studying at NZCM

Professional Qualifications
You will receive a nationally recognised qualification in massage. Our comprehensive programmes are designed for, but not limited to, those seeking training and a qualification to practice massage on a professional basis.

  • NZQA approved and accredited qualifications
  • Strong clinical and evidence base
  • Internationally portable skills
  • Exceeds industry requirements

Upon successful completion of a qualification graduates may apply to become a full member of Massage NZ.

Excellence in Teaching

  • Experienced, highly-skilled teachers
  • Innovative course structures
  • Stimulating pathways for learning
  • Acknowledging individual creativity
  • Encouragement for excellence
  • Consistently high satisfaction ratings from students

Clinical Training

  • Clinical placements for practical extension
  • Prepares students professionally to enter workforce
  • Supervised on-site clinic rooms and community settings

Supportive Environment

  • Different learning styles acknowledged
  • Personal development encouraged
  • Peer support systems
  • Counselling/Student Support Services
  • Central locations
  • Graduate network from NZCM website link

Safety and Respect

  • Professional standards expected
  • High ethical standards expected
  • All feedback is responded to promptly and is
  • highly regarded
  • Diversity valued and cultural difference respected

Value for Money

  • Government funding available (NZ)
  • Staff/student ratios ensure supportive tuition
  • Student computer suite
  • Resource library with relevant literature
  • Comfortable student facilities
  • Quiet rooms designated for study
  • High level of class contact hours