Training & education

We’re passionate about supporting Pasifika young people, families and communities to unleash their full potential. We’re also committed to supporting our health and disability workforce to be responsive to the needs of Pasifika people. To meet these two goals we offer a range of training and education initiatives.


Apply for scholarships designed to grow and upskill the Pacific mental health and addiction workforce.
Apply for scholarships now

Engaging Pasifika

New Zealand’s national Pasifika cultural competency training programme.
Find out about the EP programme

FLO Talanoa

A suicide prevention education programme led by communities for communities.
Find out about the f2f workshops

Le Tautua

Supporting emerging Pasifika leaders to develop their unique cultural leadership perspectives and skills.
Creating more effective Pacific leaders

Pasifika Public Health Workforce

Supporting the Public Health Workforce.
Pasifika Public Health Workforce

Summer studentships

Summer studentships inspire our future workforce, and also ensure mental health initiatives and services are informed by quality research and evidence relevant to Pasifika communities.
Summer studentships