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Advocacy within a Health Care Environment (Micro-credential)

Kalandra Education Group Limited

Subject area

Human Welfare Studies and Services not elsewhere classified


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Entry requirements

Applicants must be:
At least 17 years of age;
Working in a health and wellbeing setting or other roles requiring advocacy;
Able to study at Level 4 - either having previously completed a qualification at level 3 or above, or the provision of a testimony from a current or past employer, or tertiary organisation.

Applicants must also have access to a device and the internet.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aim of the micro-credential is to:
- Introduce the learner to the role of advocacy when working in a health and wellbeing setting.
- Introduce the learner to the application of the principles of advocacy to support vulnerable clients and their family/whanau.
- Identify and report care and decisions that impact negatively upon the vulnerable client.
- Provide knowledge and skills related to self-advocacy.

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Rural Women New Zealand Tertiary Bursaries

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand



$1,000 each.

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Rural Women New Zealand Text Book Grant for Tertiary Students

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand



$500 each

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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) 5252637
Phone: (0800) 5252637

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