Graduate Certificate in Infection Risk Management

Toi Ohomai

Subject area

Health not elsewhere classified


20 Weeks

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aim of this qualification is to enable students to develop the skills and knowledge to implement infection risk management programmes within health related organisations and environments

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Undergraduate degree in any discipline, Level 6 Diploma in a relevant field or be able to demonstrate equivalent practical, professional or educational experience. Ability to meet academic requirements and English language competency. Additional Requirements For international applicants who come from non-English speaking backgrounds, an IELTS Academic score of 6.0 with no band score lower than 5.5, or an equivalent relevant English Proficiency Outcome as outlined in NZQF-related rules (Rule 18). For domestic applicants for whom English is not their first language, evidence of language competency may be required. If concern is raised related to communication competency in the English language, any student (domestic or international) may be requested to undertake an English language test prior to or during the programme. If the student is found to have an IELTS score of less than 5.5 in all bands, they maybe temporarily withdrawn from the programme until they can demonstrate the required English language competency.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


20 Weeks

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$3,879 $3,879
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$4,820 $4,820
Total $8,699 $8,699

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings N/A
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: (0800) 86 46 46
Phone: (0800) 86 46 46
Fax: (07) 544 2386

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