Certificate in Health Care Support

Auckland University of Technology

Subject area

Health Care Assistant

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

Successful completion of Year 12 at a New Zealand secondary school or equivalent.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

CertHCSupp holders will be prepared for further undergraduate study, or to work as a Dental Surgery Assistant under the supervision of health professionals.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Nursing at this level can earn:

$27,000

Median earnings one year after study

$32,000

Median earnings two years after study

$40,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

23%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Pacific Health Scholarships

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.victoria.ac.nz/study/student-finance/scholarships

Value:

$10,000 for Medical and Dentistry students $5,000 for all remaining qualifications (refer to list of eligible q

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Effie Redwood Endowment Fund

Provided by:

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

Website:

http://www.nzno.org.nz/support/scholarships

Value:

$2,200

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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 288 864
Phone: (09) 921 9999
Fax: (09) 921 9812
Email: courseinfo@aut.ac.nz
Web: http://www.aut.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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