New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Advanced Support) (Level 4)
As part of the government’s Targeted Training and Apprenticeships Fund (TTAF) to rebuild New Zealand's economy, this programme is now free^. For terms and conditions, more information, and other programmes covered by this scheme, click here.
Our next intake will be February 2022.
Are you looking to develop your qualifications further in health and wellbeing?
This programme will give you the additional skills and knowledge to provide and implement advanced and personalised support to people with complex needs.
As you build your knowledge you will develop the expertise you need to take on higher leadership roles within your workplace. If you have completed the New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Level 3) or work in the health and wellbeing industry, this qualification could be for you.
Advance your health care career and become a senior caregiver, senior health care assistant or senior support worker in acute care, hospices or specialised dementia units, aged residential care or home and community support settings.
You will complete a minimum of 200 hours of work experience on a placement arranged and managed by your clinical placement coordinator.
VCA checking: When you apply for this programme you will need to undergo police vetting and VCA checking. This means you must provide two character references that attest to your suitability to work in a health-support work setting.
Māori and Pasifika pathways
If you are of Māori or Pasifika descent then you also have access to Te Ara Oranga while studying this programme.
Te Ara Oranga will support you to succeed in a way that suits your needs and you will get connected with industry, opening doors to your health career pathway.
February, July 2022
|Youth Guarantee (fees-free*)||Not available|
Full-time for 18 teaching weeks, part-time available.
|International fees||NZD$14,500 (approx.)|
|Māori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarship (fees-free*)||Not available|
|Qualification leads to||
New Zealand Certificate
Information is correct as at February 2021. Programme fees are based on a full-time student and may vary depending on your final selection of courses that make up your programme. To provide you with an indication of costs, the approximate fees quoted in this publication are based on the indicative 2021 fee structure. The indicative programme fees for 2021 do not include the Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF). The CSSF is an additional levy to your 2021 programme or course fees. Further information about the CSSF can be found here www.manukau.ac.nz/cssf. Programmes stated as eligible for free study in 2021 are based on the 2020 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2021. All fees are in New Zealand Dollars. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. All courses and programmes will proceed subject to numbers and academic approval. Manukau Institute of Technology Limited is accredited under the provisions of the Education Act 1989. International students must study in class and will not be able to enrol for online study options.
^Free study for this qualification may be available to you under the government’s Targeted Training and Apprenticeships Fund (TTAF). Visit https://www.tec.govt.nz/funding/funding-and-performance/funding/fund-finder/targeted-training-and-apprenticeship-fund/faqs-for-learners/ for eligibility criteria and more information. Students must be eligible to study as a domestic student and meet any other entry criteria as required. Some costs may also apply. Free study is subject to funding confirmation.