Assessing Professional Competency for Health Practitioners (Micro-credential)

Northland Polytechnic Ltd

Subject area

Career Development Programmes


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Entry requirements

Candidates must have:

- a current professional development and recognition portfolio (PDRP) and be either an Enrolled Nurse or Registered Nurse or Nurse Practitioner.
- a current quality leadership programme portfolio (QLP) and be a Registered Midwife.

In addition, candidates must hold a current annual practising certificate with the appropriate registration authority in New Zealand.

International applications, for whom English is not their first language, must have an IELTS score of 6.5 achieved in one test, or hold an accepted international equivalent.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

To provide individuals who have relevant experience and expertise as a registered health practitioner with the knowledge, skills and competence required to conduct professional competency assessment for health practitioners

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

First Foundation Scholarship

Provided by:

First Foundation - Student Programme Manager




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Aimes Awards

Provided by:

The North Harbour Club



Determined by the Trustees

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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: (09) 4703555
Fax: (09) 470 3556

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