Training and skill development 

National Services Te Paerangi is committed to building the skills of everybody volunteering or working in museums* and improving opportunities for professional development. Our services and programmes cover most aspects of museum practice.


We provide training workshops for people volunteering and working in museums in New Zealand. We also hold marae-based workshops for iwi. 

Expert Knowledge Exchange

A programme that offers a museum, gallery or iwi the opportunity to host an expert for intensive one-on-one advice or workshopping. 

National Certificate in Museum Practice

The Certificate was developed by the sector in response to an identified need for an entry level museum qualification.