Te Whakamahi Whenua
Gain knowledge in traditional Māori food production, harvesting and preparation, that you can take home to your whānau to enhance wellbeing. Learn the value of food resources and their ecosystems from our natural environment, with a tailored, hands-on approach to study.
Te Whakamahi Whenua course offers foundational knowledge to improve whānau wellbeing. Learn skills to take home and share, and gain an understanding of te pono me te tika, whanaungatanga, kaitiakitanga, pukengatanga and rangatiratanga.
Our Te Whakamahi Whenua course is taught through the Arai Te Uru Kokiri Centre. You’ll gain a mix of practical experience through face-to-face in class learning, wananga and field trips.
Te Whakamahi Whenua qualifications
Agriculture & Animal Healthcare, Horticulture
Understand the steps needed towards protecting and enhancing our natural environment. Learn to apply a holistic framework to your future work and gain an understanding of industries such as commercial fishing, forestry, agriculture and horticulture.
20 Weeks Full-time
Kokiri Training Centre, Dunedin
Conservationist, Guide, Host, Tourism, Wellbeing Assessor, Whānau Support