Entry criteria

Entry criteria

As a domestic student you are required to comply with the following qualification specific entry criteria.

The New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing - Health Assistance Strand (Level 3) has open entry

Before being accepted into the program applicants must:

  • Have turned 16 years of age prior to starting the course
  • Provide written referee report(s)
  • Declare any physical or learning disability, or diverse needs that may impact on your performance as a student

Please note:

  • Applicants may have to undergo a police check for entry into this program
  • Applicants may be required to succeed in a personal interview

Language Entry Criteria:
Domestic students with English as an additional language are required to provide proof of their English language competency. Please email enrolments@nztertiarycollege.ac.nz for more information.

The New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Advanced Support) (Level 4) has open entry

Before being accepted into the program applicants must:

  • Have turned 16 years of age prior to starting the course
  • Have completed the New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing - Health Assistance Strand (Level 3) or equivalent
  • Provide written referee report(s)
  • Declare any physical or learning disability, or diverse needs that may impact on your performance as a student

Please note:

  • Applicants may have to undergo a police check for entry into this program
  • Applicants may be required to succeed in a personal interview

Language Entry Criteria:
Domestic students with English as an additional language are required to provide proof of their English language competency. Please email enrolments@nztertiarycollege.ac.nz for more information.

All International Students wishing to travel to New Zealand for their studies are required to comply with all criteria mentioned in the "General entry criteria" category and "Language requirements" categories as well as qualification specific criteria.

Before being accepted into any program at NZTC you must:

  • Have turned 18 years of age prior to starting the course
  • Satisfy Immigration New Zealand (INZ) requirements for your program of study. You are responsible for ensuring your visa remains valid throughout your program of study with NZTC
  • Hold current medical and travel insurance while studying in New Zealand. You may purchase both medical and travel insurance through NZTC
  • Have daily access to appropriate computer hardware, and broadband access as specified by the College

International students are required to provide proof of their English language competency by meeting the language criteria defined in Rule 18 of the NZQF Programme Approval and Accreditation Rules 2013 for a level 3 and level 4 qualification.

Before being accepted into the program applicants must:

  • Provide written referee report(s)
  • Declare any physical or learning disability, or diverse needs that may impact on your performance as a student

Note:

  • Applicants may have to undergo a police check for entry into this program
  • Applicants may be required to succeed in a personal interview

Before being accepted into the program applicants must:

  • Have completed the New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing - Health Assistance Strand (Level 3) or equivalent
  • Provide written referee report(s)
  • Declare any physical or learning disability, or diverse needs that may impact on your performance as a student

Note:

  • Applicants may have to undergo a police check for entry into this program
  • Applicants may be required to succeed in a personal interview