Welcome to Careerforce
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.
SwitchedOn to training and quality
When SILC received two Westpac Tauranga Business Awards on November 1, they agreed SwitchedOn had a large part to play in their success. The awards included the Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Community Organisation award and the ACC Workplace Safety Award.Read more
Creating Egypt at Creative Abilities
Nothing is impossible for the team at Creative Abilities. Not only did they recently put on an Ancient Egypt-themed stage production, they all pitched in to create the entire set, props, and costumes.Read more
Waitemata DHB Healthcare Assistants – making a difference to patient care
When Waitemata DHB recently celebrated the graduation of 20 Healthcare Assistants, they also celebrated an improvement in patient care. “This transfer of learning is the ultimate benefit of training,” says Careerforce Chief Executive Ray Lind. “Patients receive higher quality care and that has a direct impact on health and wellbeing.”Read more
Waiheke Health Trust – supporting the community
As Careerforce celebrated its 10,000th Foundation Skills Graduate this year, Waiheke Health Trust can remember starting the journey. “Eight years ago we did Careerforce’s Foundation Skills training pilot, so our support workers were the first […]Read more
Complete list of draft qualifications
Over the last two months working groups have been taking a close look at the proposed health, disability and social services qualifications. These discussions built on the June consultation results that 355 of you took […]Read more
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