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Why Study With Us

Always loved working with children and want to gain a formal qualification? Unsure if you are able to go ‘back to school’ after all these years? Want to have one of the most rewarding careers that literally shapes the next generation. With Bodhi all of this is possible.

Our Courses

Bodhi currently has NZQA approval for two programmes, the New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care, Level 5 & 6. Click here to find out what each means and how to enrol.

Core Values

At Bodhi children are at the heart of the matter, always!! We have four Core Values that we live by, Ako, Whanaungatanga, Mohiotanga and Maramatanga. These values make up our Conceptual Framework Ngā Tekapū.

New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 5).

This 40 week course is designed for students who want a career in a licensed early learning setting. The course is delivered online so students get to study from the comfort of their own home. The practical component must be completed in a licensed early childhood setting, this ensures that if a student decides to pathway, they will be eligible for Teacher Registration upon graduation with a Bachelor of Teaching (ECE).

New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 6).

This 40 week course deepens students knowledge base and understanding from the previous year. All students must have completed the New Zealand Diploma in Education and Care (Level 5) as a pre-requisite.

Bodhi aims to provide its students with the opportunity to gain the Bachelor of Teaching (ECE) so our students can cross credit and graduate with this qualification which can lead to teacher registration.