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20 March 2020

Suicide Prevention/Intervention unit standards ...

Careerforce has been working with industry representatives to develop new unit standards in Suici...
19 February 2020

Unit Standard: Demonstrate foundation knowledge...

Careerforce is developing a new unit standard for listing on the Directory of Assessment Standard...
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17 February 2020

Training to support people and families affecte...

Police data published in June 2019 found that 133, 022 family harm investigations were conducted ...
28 February 2020

Unit Standard Review: US1827 Identify support s...

Careerforce is reviewing a unit standard that is currently listed on the Directory of Assessment ...
14 February 2020

Maternity Unit Standards Review

Careerforce is reviewing two unit standards that are currently listed on the Directory of Assessm...
31 January 2020

Unit standard review (Mental Health & Addi...

Careerforce is reviewing seven unit standards that are currently listed on the Directory of Asses...
24 January 2020

Youth Work | Youth Development Unit Standards t...

Careerforce is about to submit a request to NZQA to publish updated versions of 17 youth work / y...
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21 January 2020

Gateway programme: motivational and eye opening...

It’s okay not to have all the answers when you’re seventeen, Villa Maria College student, Charlot...
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21 January 2020

Privilege of working with the elderly

When you feel it’s a privilege to be working with and looking after the elderly, you know you hav...
8 January 2020

Mental Health Unit Standard Review

Careerforce is reviewing nine Mental Health and Addiction Support unit standards that are current...
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17 December 2019

High time for recognition of vocational excellence

At senior prize giving in Sacred Heart Girls’ College in New Plymouth, there was a new award hand...
16 December 2019

Expiring Unit Standards

Careerforce wishes to expire various unit standards that are currently listed in the Directory of...
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10 December 2019

Consent and Moderation Requirements (CMR) update

The Consent and Moderation Requirements (CMRs) that apply to unit standards for which Careerforce...
22 November 2019

Social Services Unit Standard Review

Careerforce is reviewing two Social Services unit standards that are currently listed on the Dire...
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6 November 2019

Human Services Unit Standard Review

Careerforce is reviewing two Human Services unit standards that are currently listed on the Direc...
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4 November 2019

Health and Disability Principles in Practice Un...

Careerforce is reviewing four Health and Disability Principles in Practice unit standards that ar...
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4 November 2019

Whānau Ora and Community Support Unit Standard...

Careerforce is reviewing four Whānau Ora and Community Support unit standards that are currently ...
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4 November 2019

Diversional and Recreational Therapy Unit Stand...

Careerforce is reviewing six Diversional Therapy unit standards that are currently listed on the ...
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25 October 2019

Street Jam: Encouraging talk about mental health

Originally published in Strength to Strength October 2019 and republished with permission In Balc...
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15 October 2019

Introducing the Disability Advisory Group

One of Careerforce’s 2019 challenges is to hear the voices of those with lived experience. ...
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15 October 2019

SpeedMeet 2019 hits the mark

SpeedMeet 2019 concluded on 25 September after the final event was held in Whakatane. The partner...
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15 October 2019

Reviewed Health and Wellbeing qualifications no...

Over the last 6 months, Careerforce has been undertaking a major Qualifications Pathway Review (Q...
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10 October 2019

Careerforce partnership with Yale reveals need ...

Earlier this year, Industry Training Organisation (ITO) Careerforce, announced it was partnering ...
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30 September 2019

How Workforce Development Councils (WDCs) could...

The Minister has set the initial scope in functions and responsibilities of a Workforce Developme...
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27 September 2019

Pressure injuries and pressure care unit standa...

Careerforce invites you to provide final feedback on the reviewed pressure injuries unit standard...
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20 September 2019

Careerforce Celebrates 25 Years

On Thursday 19 September, Careerforce celebrated its 25th anniversary. On this day, back in 1994,...
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18 September 2019

Growth through reflection

“I think if I hadn’t actually been doing a reflective diary I wouldn’t have had the same internal...
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5 September 2019

Rugby player strives to become better leader fo...

Once a successful Tongan rugby player with a career that took him to Japan and France, Isileli (K...
22 August 2019

Top Tip 11: Provide hauora, health and wellbein...

More research and articles have been published recently on the importance for employers to develo...
16 August 2019

Who, What, Where, When and How of your training

Welcome to industry or workplace training. Here are some key information to get you started. Who ...
16 August 2019

Your rights and responsibilities

What does it mean that you signed a training agreement with Careerforce? It means that you have n...
19 August 2019

Your Training Journey

Here are the things you can expect, need to do and some tips to get the most out of your training...
19 August 2019

Study Tips

We want to set you up for success. Here are some study tips you may find useful. Know how you lea...
13 September 2019

Need additional learning support?

There are plenty of organisations who offer learning support and resources for free. If you are h...
19 August 2019

Assessment Process

How will you be assessed You must complete assessments to complete your training programme. The a...
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16 August 2019

Whāia te iti: Kahurangi REAL Pathways to REAL S...

We are continually exploring ways on how to promote exciting career pathways available across the...
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19 February 2020

Youth in Health and Wellbeing Careers Events

We are continually exploring ways on how to promote exciting career pathways available across the...
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14 August 2019

Colleagues committed to upskilling together

A group of Rehabilitation Support Workers at Stanford House of Whanganui District Health Board ha...
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29 July 2019

The road to 100% trained and qualified youth wo...

Trained and qualified youth workers are essential to ensuring young people are well-supported to ...
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22 July 2019

Consent and Moderation Requirements (CMR) 2019 ...

Careerforce is reviewing its Consent and Moderation Requirements (CMR 24, CMR 4, and CMR 222).&nb...
18 July 2019

Top Tip 10: Offer paid study time

From our most recent employer survey, we know that lack of time is the number one most common bar...
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15 July 2019

Employers from health and wellbeing sectors joi...

SpeedMeet 2019 is attracting big employers from the health and wellbeing sectors to participate i...
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4 July 2019

Career move for ‘stay at home’ mum paid off

As you walk towards St Matthew’s Church Hall in Masterton, you’ll see mobility scooters lined up,...
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1 July 2019

Unit standards to be Revised and Rolled Over

Careerforce is about to submit a request to NZQA to publish updated versions of 132 unit standard...
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28 June 2019

Cleaning Qualification a First for Corrections

A woman in Arohata Prison is the first to achieve a cleaning qualification while in prison. The l...
26 June 2019

Top Tip 9: Take time to introduce the training ...

When you enroll staff in a Careerforce training programme, we recommend that you take time to do ...
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25 June 2019

Expiring Unit Standards June 2019

Careerforce is wishing to expire unit standards that are currently listed on the Directory of Ass...
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21 June 2019

Working with heart for people with disabilities

There are jobs that are absolutely not for everyone. It takes a big heart to support people with ...
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6 June 2019

Workforce shortages drive continued growth for ITO

6 June 2019 MEDIA RELEASE Careerforce, the Industry Training Organisation (ITO) for the broader h...
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30 May 2019

Work experience crystalised career ambitions fo...

Eighteen-year old Nanise Bulicakau, already knows her strengths and has started working towards h...