Knowledge of a Support Care Worker in Health Care Delivery

    Course details

    • Code: HLTH.2003
    • Fee: $716*
    • Level: 2
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class75 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1, Secondary Tertiary Pathway Delivery
LocationRotorua Trades Academy

Course Aim

The aim of this course is for students to demonstrate understanding of the role and responsibilities of the support worker in relation to consumers of the health care and or disability setting.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Describe consumers’ rights in the health or disability setting
  2. Demonstrate understanding of managing challenging situations within the Health and or disability setting.
  3. Describe the role and professional behaviour of the support worker within the health and or disability services.

Embedded unit standards or achievement standards

This course includes NZQA unit standards 23451, 23453, 23686 and 26976.

For more information on Unit Standards explore the NZQA Framework


*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017