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Welcome to MA's NZ Marketing Academy

Helping marketers be brilliant.

Professional certifications and workshops delivered by expert industry practitioners.


Welcome to MA's NZ Marketing Academy

Our workshops are developed locally for New Zealand marketers and are taught by specialist practitioners, meeting the highest standards for marketing professionals.

Professional Certifications.
Professional Certifications from the New Zealand Marketing Academy (MA) in partnership with the University of Canterbury and powered by Westpac. To become professionally certified, you must complete 6 workshops and then complete a work-based project which is assessed by University of Canterbury. On successful completion, you become professionally certified and receive a University qualification – a micro-credential from University of Canterbury. Professional certifications/micro-credentials in strategy and digital are at level 8 (postgraduate level) whilst core skills is at level 5 (undergraduate level).

Live at Lunchtime - Online Workshops
Our Live at Lunchtime online workshops bring a more flexible and convenient way to upskill and become Professionally Certified. Train online with a live facilitator at your desk once a week (each session is 1.5 hours) over 4 weeks. These online workshops have identical content to our face-to-face workshops, and boast the same expert facilitators.

Marketers have always invested in their personal development. Now you could be officially recognised for it. If you're interested in becoming Professionally Certified, check out all the certification options to the right. Or, to view our upcoming workshops, scroll down the page.

Upcoming Workshops


Behavioural Science for Customer Journeys

Make your customer the hero. Join us to look at the drivers of human behaviour, and how a greater...

Breakthrough Marketing Plans

Based on the best seller from Professor Tim Calkins of Kellogg School of Management, Colleen Ryan...

AI Meets Marketing

Take a significant step forward in understanding and applying AI in the field of marketing. This...

Leadership in Marketing

Designed for marketing leaders, this workshop will increase your leadership effectiveness by...

Critical Thinking for Marketers

In this workshop Carl Davidson will draw from behavioural science and cognitive psychology to...

Stakeholder Management

Leading strategist Tony Gardner will provide an interactive day looking at both internal and...

Building Blocks of Brand Strategy

Whether you're looking for the tools to build your brand from the ground up or you're having...

Agency and Media Transparency

Join international expert David Reid to gain a greater appreciation of the importance of your...

Google Ads - Masterclass

As a marketer, you know digital storytelling is key to helping your audience understand the value...

Breakthrough Marketing Plans

Based on the best seller from Professor Tim Calkins of Kellogg School of Management, Colleen Ryan...

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