Trauma Informed Care (Micro-credential)

Western Institute of Technology at Taranaki Ltd

Subject area

Nursing not elsewhere classified


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Entry requirements

Applicants will be required to:
- Registered health care professional
- Applicants whose first language is not English, or who come from a country where the language of instruction in schools or other teaching institutions is not English, are required to provide evidence of having passed such test of English Language as stipulated in Policy and Procedure English Language Proficiency. For International recognised English proficiency outcomes for Level 7, refer to Schedule 2 of the NZQA English Proficiency Outcomes.

In addition, applicants will be required to provide, or will have provided to their employer:
- a police vetting check
- a criminal conviction declaration
- a Vulnerable Children's Act declaration
- declarations regarding their health and disciplinary issues relating to previous health programme study
- a completed confidentiality declaration

A support letter from the employer is recommended at the time of admissions.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aim of this course is to develop health care practitioners' proficiency in the principles, knowledge and practice of Trauma Informed Care, when caring for patients with multidimensional experiences of trauma, and their whānau, in a health care setting.

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Florence Nightingale Memorial Fund Grants

Provided by:

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



Up to $800

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Clifford Perrett Memorial Trust

Provided by:

Western Institute of Technology at Taranaki - Scholarship Co-Ordinator




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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

Free phone: 0800 948 896
Phone: (06) 757 3100
Fax: (06) 757 3236

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