Residential Property Manager

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Want to gain marketable skills with a Certificate in Residential Property Management?

The New Zealand Certificate in Residential Property Management (Level 4) is a great choice for those that are employed in the sector and want to have formal recognition of their skills and experience.​

Through this nationally recognised qualification, your course options will range from supported online learning, mentored workshops, in-house training, and self-directed online learning – all supplemented with Account Manager support to ensure every learner is guided through the course.

About the qualification

A Certificate in Residential Property Management will not only provide you with a formal qualification, but a full set of desirable industry skills. You’ll complete rental appraisals, manage tenancy disputes, market properties and learn industry legislation. Whether you’re new to the industry, or a seasoned property professional, The New Zealand Certificate in Residential Property Management is a great move for your property career.

Online deliveries of this programme will have no disruption during this COVID-19 lockdown period.

If you want more information about this download this brochure.

Choose the programme option that fits you:

Online Self Directed
  • Access to Skills online portal with learning packages and assessments. ​
  • Recommended for those who have considerable experience within the industry and strong support within the workplace, as there is no additional mentorship with this option. ​
  • Course Cost: $994.75 (inclusive of GST)​
  • Please contact the Real Estate Support Team at email and they will provide more information on the enrollment requirements.
REINZ Workshops
  • Access to Skills online portal with learning packages and assessments. ​
  • Four workshops to cover the modules. These workshops are delivered by industry and subject matter experts. Workshops are held in Auckland.​
  • Ability to register for REINZ Residential Property Management Accreditation Programme.​
  • REINZ member fee: $1,499 + GST​
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How to enrol – Residential Property Manager

1. Check your eligibility

Entry requirements include but are not limited to  

  • You must be in New Zealand 
  • Being a New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident or; 
  • Holding a New Zealand Work Visa that covers the 12 month duration 
  • Currently in paid employment within the New Zealand property management industry  
2. Collect your enrolment documents and apply


Here is a list of the required documents for your enrolment application 

*Italics indicate these may be necessary for your enrolment but are not needed if they do not apply to you 

  • Copy of your New Zealand passport or birth certificate (if your birth certificate was issued before 2003, it will need to be certified) 
  • Certified copy of your international passport 
  • Certified copy of Work Visa 
  • Certified copy of legal name change documents (please note this is only applicable to individuals who have legally changed their name that was given at birth)  

*Certified copy means the copy you provide to us needs to have the original be sighted by a Skills Real Estate Account Manager, Justice of the Peace, Solicitor or New Zealand Police Officer 

Click this link here to view visual examples of the accepted identification, citizenship or visa copies required for your enrolment.  


3. Submission of application and payment

If you have already started your application process before the 9th of March, have sent in or just about to send in your application, then you can make your payment on this page. 

If you are starting your application process for the very first time from March 10th or onwards, then once you have put together your application documents, click here to be directed to our new online application portal.  

Follow the instructions on the above link to assist you with submitting your application and payment. 

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us and we are here to help you at any stage of your application. 

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