Specialist Programmes

Carey offers a variety of training and formational programmes in Pastoral Leadership, Youth Pastoral Leadership, Mission, Children & Family, Ethnic Ministries and Chinese Programme


Pastoral Leadership Training

Do you have a call on your life to be a leader or Pastor? Carey’s specialised programme is strategically designed to prepare you to be effective in your ministry.

Youth Ministry Training

At Carey we’re passionate about training the best leaders and pastors for ministry with youth.

Mission Research and Training 

Learning and Formation designed to shape and equip you to participate in God’s mission.

Pastoral Care

Love pastoral care? This specialist stream will see you engage with experienced pastoral care practitioners and cutting edge pastoral scholarship in a lifegiving, accessible, and safe fashion.

This is a specialisation within the New Zealand Diploma in Christian Studies.

Child and Family Leadership

Called to give your best to children and their families?

Ngā Pou Amorangi

Carey is offering a new course for people training, or currently serving, in Māori or bicultural contexts.

Ngā Pou Amorangi training opens a space for Christians to fully explore what it means to be Māori and Christian – and in the process of exploration, to prepare to serve confidently in Māori contexts and beyond. 

Chinese Theological Programme 中文神学课程

Study theology in Chinese.

Ethnic Ministry Training

Ministry training for believers from a non-English speaking background to be equipped to serve in their church and New Zealand context.

Carey Internship Programme

Train to be a reflective practitioner for Christian ministry in your local church, mission or vocational setting.