Full Programme
This programme is for those without recognised prior educational qualifications in a health or wellbeing area of study, at the same level or higher than the SSPP. The full programme consists of 9 Assessment Tasks. The 9 Assessment Tasks consists of 15 NZQA unit standards.


Task 1: Professionals and Ethical Behaviour


Task 2: Maori Principles and Values


Task 3: Pacific Principles and Values


Task 4: Tobacco Control and Health Promotion


Task 5: Stop Smoking Medicines


Task 6: Working with your Maori/Pacific Client (a client from a different culture from your own)


Task 7: Working with your Complex Needs Client


Task 8: DOROTHY - Case Study


Task 9: Advocacy and self-advocacy



Hub Foundation Training Videos

Examples of what you could say for each Stop Smoking Medicines

NTS Handbook for Tobacco Dependence and Withdrawal Symptoms



What unit standards are included in the Full Programme Course?
Click here  to find out what unit standards are included in the Full Programme Course.

How much does it cost?
If you are part of a Ministry of Health funded Stop Smoking Service you will need to pay a one off $230 Careerforce Fee.

How long does the course take to complete?
The timeframe to complete the Stop Smoking Practitioner Programme is approximately 8 to 12 months, start to finish. More experienced members
of the workforce may complete the modules and associated assessments sooner. Assessments 6, 7 and 8 are client portfolios which takes longer as they require evidence to be collected and referred to when answering questions.


How can I enrol?
Complete our online registration form and someone will be in touch with you shortly.