New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing – Health Assistance Strand (Level 3)

New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing – Health Assistance Strand (Level 3)

 

The aim of this program is to develop professional, ethical and highly capable Healthcare Assistants who have a strong foundation of knowledge and practice. Students will become responsive to the changing needs of their clients, and be able to provide outstanding person-centred care under the leadership of a health professional.
 

AT A GLANCE

Method of learning:
Full-time

Level:
3

Duration:
22 weeks

Credits:
70

 
Code Course
HW301 The Ethical and Professional Healthcare Assistant
HW302 Change in Healthcare
HW303 Person-Centred Care 1
HW304 Health Conditions 1
HW305 Vulnerable Clients
HW306 Client Independence in Healthcare
HW307 The Role of Whānau in Positive Health Outcomes
HW308 Health and Safety in a Healthcare Setting
HW406 Culturally Appropriate and Safe Care
HW310 Health and Wellbeing in Practice 1

Online

For more information on the modes listed above, refer to the Modes of learning page

NZTC qualifications have been designed to link easily into each other, providing you with a flexible range of pathway options into higher level study.

Upon completion of the New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing – Health Assistance Strand (Level 3) you may be eligible to apply for the following programs. Entry criteria will apply.

 
 

Please contact the International Team at international@nztertiarycollege.ac.nz to discuss the entry criteria for your country.