|Translation||Mahi Tapuhi Aromatawai Āheitanga mā Aotearoa (Pae 7)|
|Duration||7 weeks, however, students requiring extension to their practicum/clinical work experience will be provided with this opportunity not exceeding the recommended timeframe of 12 weeks|
|Intakes||January, June, October|
|Intakes information|| |
October 2017 intake is now full. 2018 intake dates will be advised shortly.
|Location||Rotorua (Mokoia), Tauranga (Windermere)|
|Further study||Postgraduate Certificate in Management|
|All of our full-time programmes qualify for student loans and allowances through StudyLink. Many part-time programmes also qualify. Apply online at www.studylink.govt.nz or phone 0800 88 99 00. Apply early to help avoid enrolment and payment delays.|
Information for international students
|Intakes||January, July, October|
|Minimum IELTS||7.0 in all bands|
|Duration (length of study)||12 weeks|
|Application Checklist and Requirements||View the information page to see what documents you must supply with your application.|
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This training scheme is intended to provide overseas registered nurses and New Zealand registered nurses returning to practice New Zealand Nursing Council recognition. The training scheme provides students with the opportunity to understand nursing in the Aotearoa New Zealand context and assess competence of nursing praxis within the Aotearoa New Zealand healthcare setting.
A range of health care settings including, primary, secondary and tertiary health care settings.
Overseas registered nurses, who do not hold Nursing Council of New Zealand registration status, are required to complete four weeks of nursing practicum.
Domestic registered nurses who hold Nursing Council of New Zealand registration status are required to complete two weeks of nursing practicum.
Knowledge and skills you will gain
Graduates will be able to:
- meet the requirements for NCNZ registration as a registered nurse; and
- return to practice with current nursing knowledge and demonstrated practice competency for this scope of practice.
Admission and entry requirements for this qualification are in accordance with the academic regulations and the following criteria:
- applicants must provide evidence of Nursing Council of New Zealand registration/practicing certificate; and
- applicants must provide evidence of immunity status.
English Language Competency
All overseas applicants for New Zealand registration (whose applications are received on or after 1 January 2009, including applicants from English speaking countries) will be required to successfully complete an English language assessment to be registered in New Zealand.
Page last updated: 21 Sep 2017