Distance Learning Natural Health Studies

Creating World Class Natural Health Practitioners

The Naturopathic College of New Zealand has a proud history of delivering distance education since 1979, and is the country’s leading provider of online and blended learning in the field of natural medicine. Natural medicine is an exciting industry to be working in, with a growing number of people seeking the advice of natural health practitioners and using natural products.

What can I study?

Natural medicine is an exciting industry to be working in, with a growing number of people seeking the advice of natural health practitioners and using natural products. We offer full time and part time programmes of study to meet individual student needs, allowing learners to study from their own homes.

Student loans and allowances administered by StudyLink are available for all programmes of study. Find out more here.

NZ Certificate in Career Preparation for Health Science (Level 4)

Begin your journey in Natural Health with this NZQA-approved Level 4 course and discover your future study pathways.

NZ Diploma in Health Science (Level 5)

Aa fascinating introduction to human anatomy and physiology, the structure and function of the body, and how these are closely intertwined

Advanced Diploma in Health Sciences (Naturopathy & Nutrition Level 7)

This is the qualification you are looking for to become a practicing Naturopath

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Career Pathways

Why choose us

What our students have to say

"Life sometimes took unexpected turns, and yet NCNZ never failed to support and encourage me."
Judith Rosario
"The quality of the tutors is high, with an emphasis on supporting and guiding students."
Paula Hadabora
“My qualification with NCNZ has opened up so many doors for me."
Annie Frame

Part of Aspire2 Group

Naturopathic College of New Zealand is part of Aspire2 Group Limited. The group is made up of twelve high quality Private Training Establishments. Aspire2 provides education and vocational training to over 7,000 domestic, international and business to business students each year. Their vision is to create future opportunities for all students by providing world class programmes.

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