NZ Certificate in Health & Wellbeing (Support Worker Strand) L4

Extend your Level 3 training with the Level 4 qualification

This course is delivered from the following site:

  • HLC Levin Campus

Course Information

This qualification is designed to give you more experience in the Caregiving area. 

It is designed for senior support workers in residential and home and community roles.

Topics include:

  • Supporting complex needs
  • Palliative care
  • Advanced dementia care
  • Leading a team on the night shifts


The qualification will cover the valuable dementia training modules

Qualifications

On successful completion of the course students will receive:

  • NZ Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Support Worker Strand) Level 4

Cost

$2120.40* indicative

Date

16 July 2018 - 14 December 2018

Graduates of this qualification will be able to:

  • Work collaboratively to support the health and wellbeing of a person with complex needs.
  • Implement person-centred approaches to support a person with complex needs
  • Take a leadership role in a health or wellbeing setting

Entry Requirements

Level 3 Health and Wellbeing Qualification or an equivalent qualification or experience in the health and wellbeing sectors.

Where to from here?

As New Zealand's aged population grows, employment opportunities in residential facilities and in the community are increasing significantly.
This certificate meets the needs of new legislation requiring workers in care roles to be qualified and accredited.
If you graduate with the Health Assistance strand, you can work as a healthcare assistant in areas such as acute care, primary care, aged residential care and therapeutic programmes.
If you graduate with the Support Work strand you may be employed in a range of community roles supporting the elderly or people with disabilities to maximise their independence.