New Zealand Certificate in Study and Employment Pathways (Level 3) - Health

19 Weeks

Build basic academic skills in literacy, academic study, communication, numeracy and IT.

Ready to take the first step towards a new career? This bridging programme is ideal for developing the skills, capabilities, knowledge and attributes needed to succeed within your chosen field of study or career pathway.

As well as developing excellent study skills, you will learn key techniques in reading, writing, speaking, technology and problem-solving. You will also develop research and presentation skills. You will explore possible educational and career pathways available.

Graduates of this qualification will be able to:

  • Manage own learning and work effectively as an individual and as a team member to achieve relevant goals.
  • Identify and apply knowledge from a variety of specialised sources to context-relevant tasks and problems.
  • Solve problems relevant to their chosen fields and communicate solutions effectively, using appropriate methods and media.
  • Evaluate opportunities and develop a plan(s) in a field of study and employment pathway relevant to their chosen field(s) that considers the unique qualities, skills and strengths that define their rangatiratanga.

These will help you develop:

  • a range of study skills
  • basic numeracy skills
  • written and oral communication skills in a variety of contexts
  • an ability to manage data using a personal computer
  • an ability to present information using information technology

Entry Requirements

All applicants must:

  • be at least 16 years old at the time the programme commences.
  • be able to understand follow, and respond to instructions given in English.
  • be physically able to complete the programme specific outcomes

All applicants must:

  • be at least 16 years old at the time the programme commences.
  • be able to read, write, and communicate in English at a basic level.
  • be physically able to complete the programme-specific outcomes.

All applicants must:

  • be at least 16 years old at the time the programme commences.
  • be able to read, write, and communicate in English at a basic level.
  • be physically able to complete the programme-specific outcomes.

Applicants for whom English is not a first language must have an IELTS score of 5 with no band score lower than 5; or an accepted international equivalence.

All applicants must:

  • be at least 16 years old at the time the programme commences.
  • be able to read, write, and communicate in English at a basic level.
  • be physically able to complete the programme-specific outcomes.

Applicants for whom English is not a first language must have an IELTS score of 5.5 with no band score lower than 5; or an accepted international equivalence.

Intakes & Applications

Dates & Bookings

Nursing Pathway: Classes are delivered at our Whangārei campus Monday to Thursday, from 9:00-2:30 and facilitated in Kaitaia and Kerikeri.

This programme is not open to international students.

Youth Guarantee Fund*

If you are aged 16 to 24, you could study for FREE as part of the government's Youth Guarantee fund. To qualify for the Youth Guarantee fund, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Complete an application for a course that is covered by the Youth Guarantee fund.
  • Be a NZ citizen or permanent resident.
  • Be 16 to 24 years old at the time the course starts. Learners who are 15 years old and hold Ministry approved early leaving exemption from their school may also be eligible. This exemption must be in place before the course starts.

Priority places will be given to students who:

  • have not yet achieved NCEA Level 1 or NCEA Level 2; or
  • have completed a Level 1 or Level 2 qualification through a Youth Guarantee provision programme.

All free study is subject to funding confirmation. Proof of residency status is required. Programme entry criteria may apply. Eligibility for student allowances or student loans may vary. Contact Studylink for more information.

Certificate in Study and Employment Pathways (Level 3) - Health
Kaitaia
Certificate in Study and Employment Pathways (Level 3) - Health
Certificate in Study and Employment Pathways (Level 3) - Health
Apprentice Restaurant, 51 Raumanga Valley Road, Whangārei
Dates:
,
July 22, 2024
November 29, 2024
Dates:
Available to start at regular intervals throughout the year.
Delivery:
Full Time
Price:
Fees:
$843
(2024)
$822
(2023)
| Fees Free with Youth Guarantee*
International
International Fees:
$12,500
(2024)
International
International Fees:
$12,500
(2023)
Class full
Proudly delivered in partnership with
.
Certificate in Study and Employment Pathways (Level 3) - Health
Kerikeri
Certificate in Study and Employment Pathways (Level 3) - Health
Certificate in Study and Employment Pathways (Level 3) - Health
Apprentice Restaurant, 51 Raumanga Valley Road, Whangārei
Dates:
,
July 22, 2024
November 29, 2024
Dates:
Available to start at regular intervals throughout the year.
Delivery:
Full Time
Price:
Fees:
$843
(2024)
$822
(2023)
| Fees Free with Youth Guarantee*
International
International Fees:
$12,500
(2024)
International
International Fees:
$12,500
(2023)
Class full
Proudly delivered in partnership with
.
Certificate in Study and Employment Pathways (Level 3) - Health
Whangārei
Certificate in Study and Employment Pathways (Level 3) - Health
Certificate in Study and Employment Pathways (Level 3) - Health
Apprentice Restaurant, 51 Raumanga Valley Road, Whangārei
Dates:
,
July 22, 2024
November 29, 2024
Dates:
Available to start at regular intervals throughout the year.
Delivery:
Full Time
Price:
Fees:
$843
(2024)
$822
(2023)
| Fees Free with Youth Guarantee*
International
International Fees:
$12,500
(2024)
International
International Fees:
$12,500
(2023)
Class full
Proudly delivered in partnership with
.

All fees are in New Zealand Dollars and are approximate only - includes GST but excludes the Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF) levy. Unless otherwise stated, the fees shown are for domestic students only. For programmes longer than one academic year in duration, the fees quoted are for the first year. Final study costs depends on a number of factors including the courses you select to study.

Courses and programmes may be cancelled, postponed or have their content or configuration changed from time to time (including during the academic year) at the discretion of NorthTec. See our full Terms and conditions.

Additional Information

About Te Pūkenga

Following the Government’s announcement of its intention to disestablish Te Pūkenga | New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology, please be assured that your programme of study or training will continue as planned while we work through the details of how this change will be implemented.

We are committed to ensuring that organisational changes that need to be made to meet the Government’s expectations do not impact the delivery of our programmes and training for our learners and employers.

If you need access to learner support services or have any concerns, please contact us.

Key Information for students - Qualification Information from the NZ Government.
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