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NZ Certificate in Health and Wellbeing Level 3 with a strand in Health Assistance

2017 Intakes: 24 Jul, 28 Aug, 9 Oct, 13 Nov

Duration: 24 weeks

Are you looking for a truly rewarding career? Then make your mark in the healthcare sector. There is huge employer demand for qualified carers, and this practical, fun programme is the perfect gateway.

Who can enrol?

Available to students 16 years and older who are seeking to provide high quality health and wellbeing services to support the elderly, family/whanau and the wider community.

What will I learn?

Understand how to work within the responsibilities and boundaries of the carer role. Learn to recognise and report risks and changes in a person, and learn how to communicate to support a person’s health or wellbeing.

You will cover:

  • Infection control practices
  • Manual handling
  • Personal care tasks such as showering and bed making
  • Tikanga practices
  • Risk prevention

What qualifications will I gain?

  • New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing Level 3 with a strand in Health Assistance

Where will this take me?

From here you can enrol on Ignite’s Level 4 Health and Wellbeing programme, or you’ll be well-placed to apply for healthcare roles. Your Ignite Colleges training will give you a leading edge with employers!

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