Support people to live a good life, and reflect on your own practice (Micro-credential)

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Subject area

Support for the Older Person


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Entry requirements

- This micro-credential is suitable only for candidates currently employed in a role that enables them to meet all micro-credential outcomes.
- The employer's support is critical to the success of the candidate undertaking this micro-credential.
- This micro-credential is not appropriate for people who are not employed in a suitable role.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This micro-credential is designed to provide the skills and knowledge required to support a person with a disability in a health or wellbeing setting to achieve outcomes that enable the person to live a good life in Aotearoa New Zealand and for the support worker to reflect on their own practice.

This micro-credential is one of two micro-credentials that may contribute to the achievement of a Careerforce apprenticeship - the New Zealand Apprenticeship in Disability Support (Level 4) [126770-2].

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: (0800) 277 486
Phone: (04) 915 7706
Fax: (03) 371 9285

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