New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Advanced Support) (Level 4)

New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing
(Advanced Support) (Level 4)

The aim of this program is to develop collaborative advanced Healthcare Assistants who are active contributors within their teams and wider work places. Students will become leaders in their fields, leading themselves and others towards providing advanced, person-centred care, positive organisational change, and improving the quality of care for clients with complex needs.
 

AT A GLANCE

Method of learning:
Full-time

Level:
4

Duration:
22 weeks

Credits:
70

 
Code Course
HW401 Collaboration in Healthcare
HW402 The Valued Healthcare Assistant
HW403 Person-Centred Care 2
HW404 Health Conditions 2
HW405 The Client's Voice
HW406 Culturally Appropriate and Safe Care
HW407 Leadership in Healthcare
HW408 Risk Management and Safety
HW511 Medication in Aged Care (Elective)
HW512 Dementia Care (Elective)
HW513 Palliative Care (Elective)
HW400 Health and Wellbeing in Practice - Field Experience 2

This qualification features a strong practical component to ensure students put their learning into practice.

Blended Learning
Online
College Based

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 (Advanced Support) (Level 4) you may be eligible to apply for the Level 5 program due to start in the later part of 2017. Entry criteria will apply.

You may also be eligible to apply for programs beyond NZTC including:

  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Bachelor of Midwifery
  • Bachelor of Health Science
  • Bachelor of Counselling
  • Bachelor of Social Work
  • Bachelor of Occupational Therapy
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy