New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing

Horizon Education Limited

Subject area

Community Client Care

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

Programmes leading to this qualification must adhere to and be consistent with any ethical, legislative, codes of rights or contractual requirements to which the industry or roles is subject.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to recognise the entry-level skills and knowledge required to provide person-centred support in the health and wellbeing sectors, and to provide a training pathway for entry into careers in the health and wellbeing sectors.

This qualification is targeted at entrants into the health and wellbeing sectors, including those re-entering the workforce. It provides foundation skills to ensure that workers are safe to work at an entry level in a health or wellbeing setting.

The graduates will benefit by gaining recognition of the transferrable skills and knowledge valued in the health and wellbeing sectors.

Graduates will work under general supervision.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Human Welfare Studies and Services at this level can earn:

$23,000

Median earnings one year after study

$27,000

Median earnings two years after study

$32,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

37%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Thomas Tippet Trust Awards

Provided by:

NZ Nurses Organisation (Canterbury Region) - The Regional Secretary

Website:

http://www.nzno.org.nz/support/scholarships

Value:

Refer to application organisation

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Florence Nightingale Memorial Fund Grants

Provided by:

NZ Nurses Organisation (Inc) National Office - Scholarships & Grants

Website:

http://www.nzno.org.nz/support/scholarships

Value:

Up to $800

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (06) 357 0138
Fax: (06) 357 7924
Email: jenni@horizoneducation.co.nz
Web: http://www.horizoneducation.co.nz

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