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Upcoming Courses

Wellington
Wednesday 23rd - Thursday 24th October 2024

Cost

Members: $1,195 + GST
Non-members: $1,550 +gst

Course Details

Duration: Two half days, in person. 
Time: 9am -1pm

Course includes

Workbook, arrival tea or coffee, and morning tea. 

These two half-day workshops will immerse you in Māori language pronunciation and tikanga. You will learn some basic conversation, vocabulary, and introductory grammar. Greetings and farewells, mihimihi and poroporokai are also a core component of this course. You will also learn how to construct your pēpēha. Finally, the course covers effective strategies for engagement with Māori business and Māturanga Māori.  

Key audience:

This course is suitable for anyone in an organisation who would like to upskill in Māori language pronunciation and tikanga. It would be especially useful for businesses that engage with Māori stakeholders who would like to build more seamless and respectful relationships.

Learning outcomes:

  • Pronunciation
  • Pēpēhā (identity)
  • Both formal and informal greetings and farewells
  • Feelings
  • Counting
  • Tikanga and kawa

Need more support?

We offer Inhouse training options for this course tailored for your business. Enquire at training@businesscentral.org.nz  

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The course provided a clear overall sense of Te Reo Māori. I learnt far more than I was expecting. Whetu conveys the information efficiently with a sense of fun...I am going forward from this with more respect and stronger affinity to Te Ao Māori and an inspiration to learn more!

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General contact

Phone:
04 473 7224
Email:
info@wecc.org.nz
Postal Address
PO Box 1087
Wellington 6140
Head Office:
 Level 13, NTT Tower, 157 Lambton Quay, Wellington 6011