New Zealand Certificate in Te Reo (Rumaki, Reo Rua) (Level 1)

  • 15 March 2022 (New Plymouth and Hawera), 25 July 2022 (New Plymouth)
  • Level 1
  • 1 year part-time
    Available in Hawera or New Plymouth
  • Domestic - FREE

Qualification overview

This foundation qualifcation is intended for learners who have a minimal command of Te Reo, as an addtional language

Learn the basic language skills required to communicate in Te Reo Māori with support, in familiar everyday contexts. Classes are fun, supportive and interactive and designed to give you confidence in your new reo skills. You will be able to contribute positively to the development of te reo kia tika, kia rere, kia Māori.

Weekly classes are available in:

Tuesday 9:30am - 1pm OR Thursdays 1pm-4:30pm

New Plymouth
Wednesdays 9am - 12:30pm OR Wednesdays 5pm - 8:30pm
(July) Mondays 5pm - 8:30pm

All Te Reo students also attend noho marae and wānanga:

2021 Dates
Noho marae 

August (14-16).

September (12) and October (31).

Note: dates are tentative and may change.  Please check with your tutor.



Entry requirements

  • Open Entry

Career Options

Graduates will have a basic understanding and awareness of te reo that can be utilised to support and complement current skills and knowledge in their area of employment, in the Public and Private sectors.