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Want to further develop your skills in the healthcare and aged care sector? This short 23-week Healthcare programme will help you take your employment prospects to the next level ensuring a better rate of pay and allow you to provide a higher level of care that will enhance the general well-being of people, families, and communities. This programme will also prepare you for further studies in the Healthcare and aged care sector or prepare you for the workplace with pay parity starting at $23.00.
Study this programme for FREE under the Targeted Training and Apprenticeship Fund (TTAF). Click here
for more information. The TTAF fund will cover fees from 1 July 2020 until 31 December 2022.
What you can learn
- Aging and Palliative Care
- Professional and Cultural Aspects
- Equipment and Safety Practices
- In the Workplace
- Open entry
- A compulsory criminal record check
- Recommended minimum of Step 4 Literacy and Step 5 Numeracy on the Adult Learning Progressions or equivalent
- An interview and a short statement of intent on why the learner wishes to pursue a Healthcare qualification.
This programme requires students to have access to a laptop/desktop that can connect to the internet with a web browser and a required minimum screen size of 10 inches. For device specifications, please talk to your Course Advisor.
*Conditions apply - get in contact with us to discuss. For more information about Youth Guarantee and Fees-Free, click here
Graduates of this qualification will have the skills and knowledge to work or gain employment, in the Healthcare and Wellbeing sector. These may include:
- Community Health Worker
- Support Worker
- Entry Level Healthcare jobs
What people say about us
"I learnt a lot during my Certificate in Healthcare and Well-being, including how to help and support clients. I also enjoyed learning about the Maori culture and it’s importance."
Malo Sione Lakisa