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8 December 2021

Review of the New Zealand Certificate in Health...

Careerforce has commenced a review of five programmes that lead to the Level 3 Health and Wellbei...
17 November 2021

The teenager who’s breaking the stigma ar...

Central Hawke’s Bay Diversional Therapy Apprentice Nika Harley has ‘found her place’ in aged resi...
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16 November 2021

Disability sector welcomes new Level 3 support ...

Industry Training Organisation, Careerforce is pleased to launch its new programme, the New Zeala...
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5 November 2021

Training funding is a big win for motivation, r...

In 2020, the Government made significant additional funding available to vocational education.  T...
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29 October 2021

Pasifika duo bringing culture and leadership to...

Two Pasifika graduates have taken their management skills to the next level, with the completion ...
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27 October 2021

Te Pūkenga engaging on draft Operating Model

Te Pūkenga is engaging on its proposed Operating Model. Te Pūkenga Chair Murray Strong says the O...
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20 October 2021

Fresh Desk is striving to make cleaners respect...

Workers in the cleaning industry often speak about being invisible, and being the lowest of the l...
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15 October 2021

20 October is Thank Your Cleaner Day

Thank Your Cleaner Day was launched to recognise the tens of thousands of skilled, hard-working c...
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12 October 2021

A new kaitiaki and website for the Kaiāwhina Wo...

12 October 2021   4 October 2021 marked a major milestone in the implementation of the Refor...
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29 September 2021

Toitū Te Waiora Chief Executive Announced

4 October 2021 marks a major milestone in the implementation of the Reforms of Vocational Educati...
1 January 2021

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 ...
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13 September 2021

Sector welcomes new level 4 care and support qu...

Industry training organisation, Careerforce recently launched the new Advanced Care and Support L...
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13 September 2021

Review of Level 3 and 4 unit standards in the Y...

Careerforce undertook a scheduled review of Level 3 & 4 unit standards in the Youth Deve...
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10 September 2021

Apprentice develops pūrākau to address mental i...

Stigma and discrimination against people with mental distress or illness is still very much a pro...
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8 September 2021

Cleaners, laundry and housekeeping staff –...

Those of us with elderly relatives and friends in care should never underestimate the powerful co...
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8 September 2021

Pacific graduate is passionate about improving ...

Congratulations to Kramer Hoeflich who recently completed his Level 4 Health and Wellbeing Commun...
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8 September 2021

Review of 17 unit standards in the Health, Disa...

Careerforce is reviewing 17 unit standards in the Health, Disability, and Aged Support subfield, ...
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6 September 2021

Decision on Transition of Careerforce’s Arrangi...

6 September 2021   In February 2019, Education Minister Chris Hipkins announced the Reform o...
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30 August 2021

Revision of 12 unit standards in the Health, Di...

Careerforce intends to revise 12 standards in the Health, Disability, and Aged Support subfield a...
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24 August 2021

Tongan care worker seizes opportunities to upsk...

Uinita (Nita) Tapaatoutai is a hard worker and an inspiration to others.  She balances two work r...
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23 August 2021

Free learning resources to help halt the spread...

As New Zealand’s Level 4 lockdown is extended nationally again, we would like to share some usefu...
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6 August 2021

Review of Health and Wellbeing Level 2 and 3 Un...

Careerforce is in the process of reviewing a number of Level 2 and Level 3 Health & Wellbeing...
30 July 2021

Revision and Rollover of 16 unit standards in t...

Careerforce is intending to revise and rollover 16 standards in the Health, Disability, and Aged ...
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30 June 2021

Careerforce Apprenticeship in Social and Commun...

Waikeria Prison staff are making the most of a pilot programme focusing on health and wellbeing. ...
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29 June 2021

Careerforce 2020 Annual Report just released

The Careerforce 2020 Annual Report highlights the 2020 year’s challenges and opportunities. Over ...
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29 June 2021

2020 Employer Survey – findings and actions

Careerforce has released its annual employer report for 2020. The report shares some of the key r...
14 June 2021

Cleaning Skills and Cleaning and Caretaking Un...

Careerforce is reviewing twelve level 3 unit standards that are currently listed in the Directory...
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11 June 2021

Apprenticeship easiest way to upskill for Chris...

Mother of three children under 5, Emma McIvor, is so proud to have completed her Apprenticeship i...
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10 June 2021

Diabetes Awareness: Understanding and managing ...

We speak to Careerforce staff who have experience in managing diabetes from two different perspec...
10 June 2021

Modes of learning for work-based health and wel...

Careerforce is seeking feedback on a draft report exploring preferred modes of learning for Healt...
1 January 2021

Your rights and responsibilities

What does it mean that you signed a training agreement with Careerforce? It means that you have n...
3 June 2021

Youth Development Unit Standards Review

Careerforce is undertaking a scheduled review of Level 3 & 4 unit standards in the Youth Deve...
2 June 2021

Cleaning Skills Unit Standard Review

Careerforce is reviewing nine level 2 unit standards that are currently listed in the Directory o...
1 June 2021

Core Health Unit Standard Review

Careerforce is undertaking a review of unit standards in the Core Health domain. Following consul...
28 May 2021

Urban Pest Management Unit Standard Revision an...

Careerforce is undertaking a revision and rollover of unit standards in the Urban Pest Management...
21 May 2021

Public Health Practice Unit Standard Review

Careerforce is undertaking a scheduled review of the unit standards in the Public Health Practice...
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20 May 2021

Encouraging Pacific youth into healthcare

Auckland-based Health Care Assistant (HCA), Calvin Fuimaono Aiesi Naoia, encourages young Pacific...
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17 May 2021

New Zealanders urged to consider careers in car...

17 May 2021 The vast majority of New Zealanders believe people working in community support roles...
23 April 2021

Sensory Support Unit Standards Review

Careerforce is reviewing four unit standards at levels 3 and 4 that are currently listed on the D...
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22 April 2021

The Gateway advantage: high school leaver strai...

Motueka High School leaver, Brigid Creagh is beginning her dream career in healthcare. She says d...
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21 April 2021

New apprenticeship for people working in aged care

Careerforce launches new apprenticeship for the aged care workforce with support from NZACA.
12 April 2021

Diversional Therapy Unit Standards Review

Careerforce is reviewing two level 3 unit standards that are currently listed on the Directory of...
1 January 2021

Your Training Journey

Here are the things you can expect, need to do and some tips to get the most out of your training...
1 April 2021

Pacific Values Unit Standard Consultation

Careerforce reviewed unit standard 25987 Describe culturally safe principles and values for Pacif...
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24 March 2021

Health & wellbeing leaders empowered with ...

The first cohort of health and wellbeing sector leaders came together to lift their cultural conf...
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24 March 2021

Apprentices tackle the world of stigma, discrim...

The marginalized and isolated community of drug users face stigma and discrimination every day. F...
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23 March 2021

Apprenticeship duo are transforming young lives

Apprentice graduates at the Mahitahi Trust have become shining lights for young people during t...
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4 March 2021

WDC Nominations and Appointment Committees

The establishment of six Workforce Development Councils (WDCs) is a key element of the Reform of ...
2 March 2021

Health and Disability Unit Standards Review

Careerforce is reviewing six unit standards that are currently listed on the Directory of Assessm...
22 February 2021

Brain Injury Support Unit Standard Review

Careerforce is undertaking a scheduled review of the following Brain Injury Support unit standard...