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Careerforce is New Zealand’s health and community support services Industry Training Organisation. Through workplace training, we help to improve the health and wellbeing of everyday New Zealanders.

Our flexible qualifications are designed specifically for trainees who are working or volunteering in health, aged support, mental health, disability, social services, youth work, cleaning and urban pest management.

With an ever increasing demand for quality care and support in our community, now is the time to develop our workforce. Investing in training is an investment in your future and the future of New Zealand.

Latest news

New Zealand Certificate in Cleaning (Level 2) now listed on the NZQF

Careerforce is excited to announce that the first of our New Zealand qualifications arising from the Mandatory Review has been listed on the New Zealand Qualifications Framework (NZQF). The New Zealand Certificate in Cleaning (Level 2) with optional endorsement in Health Care Facilities Cleaning was listed yesterday on the NZQF and is the result of nearly 3 years of work.

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Workforce Development Conference 2014

Careerforce wants employers and businesses to know that workforce training is both good for staff, good for consumers, and improves the bottom line – and is inviting businesses to a development conference to explain how.

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Counties Manukau Homecare Trust Graduation

Earlier this month, thirty six support workers from Counties Manukau Homecare Trust graduated with a national certificate. The graduates were across the level 2 and level 3 qualifications.

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International dementia experts to present at Alzheimers NZ Conference 2014

Some of the world’s leading experts in dementia are set to visit New Zealand this November for Alzheimers NZ’s biennial 2014 conference Dementia: The Future is Now. Alzheimers NZ has today confirmed its keynote speakers […]

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NDHB Porters

NZQA National Certificate for Porters

Northland DHB is proud to be one of the first DHBs to support its porters through the newly developed National Certificate in Health, Disability, and Aged Support (Orderlies) (Level 3). This NZQA qualification has been a joint venture between the DHBs, Careerforce and the Service and Food Workers Union.

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