Short courses and micro-credentials


Advanced Clinical Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning

This 30 credit Postgraduate course will provide an opportunity for students to enhance their health assessment and diagnostic reasoning skill, approach and strategies.

  • Level 8
  • 19 weeks

Diabetes Care & Management

This programme is designed to enable health professionals who provide regular care to people at risk of or with diabetes to develop their professional practice and contribute to the attainment of competent practice as a generalist diabetes health professional.

  • Level Level 7
  • 12 weeks

Intravenous Cannulation

This course is designed for registered nurses who need to improve their skills in Intravenous Cannulation. 

  • Level 4
  • One day course from 2pm - 4pm

Introduction to Infection Prevention

This free online course has been developed to help give New Zealanders confidence and knowledge about preventing viral and bacterial infections, particulary relevant in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Level 1

Introduction to Supervision

The Introduction to Supervision short course explores the nature of supervision, the core processes within supervision and the professional and organisational context of supervision.

  • Level 7
  • 11 weeks

Registered Nurse Praxis: Preceptor Role Development

This course is designed for Registered Nurses who would like to build upon current preceptor knowledge and develop specific skills in preceptoring, including giving feedback.

  • Level 5
  • 4 weeks

Trauma Informed Care

The aim of this micro credential is to develop health care practitioners’ proficiency in the principles, knowledge and practice of Trauma Informed Care, when caring for patients with multi-dimensional experiences of trauma, and their whānau in a health care setting.

  • Level 7
  • 8 weeks

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