Short courses and micro-credentials


First Aid Courses

Learn how to confidently provide first aid and basic life support in emergency situations.

  • Level 3
  • Two Days

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

Mental Health First Aid

This course will teach you how to provide initial support to adults who may be experiencing mental health challenges or mental health crisis, until the crisis resolves or specialist help is accessed, using a practical evidence-based action plan.

  • 2 days

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

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