Introduction to Healthcare Course

Introduction to Healthcare Course
$80.00 NZD

Introduction to Healthcare Short Course for those interested in pursuing a career as a Healthcare Assistant.

This module is delivered online and is learner driven.  There is no maximum time required to complete the set learning hours.  You can complete this at your own pace.  At the end of the module there is a set assessment which is to be completed.


This module introduces a carer to the basic skills needed to help someone who requires assistance with daily living. The course covers topics such as communication skills, infection control, bathing, feeding, dementia and moving a person. The programme is online and provides excellent resources to help both the beginner care giver and those who have provided care for a long time. 


On completion of the Introduction to Healthcare module and assessment and provided a clear police check record is received, you will receive a letter from Kalandra Education Group stating you have completed the Introduction to Healthcare Module and have a conditional offer for the Level 3 online programme.  The document will assist you when looking for employment opportunities.  


The conditional offer for the Kalandra Education Level 3 programme will state at the time of commencing the Level 3 online programme with Kalandra you will have met the following requirements:


  • Have completed the Introduction to Healthcare module and assessment
  • Be able to provide evidence of a minimum 3 months work experience as a health care assistant at 20 hours minimum per week 
  • Meet any other relevant entry criteria depending on your status - domestic student/PR or work visa holder.  For work visa holders this will also including meeting English proficiency requirements.


Course provided by Kalandra Education Group.
Should you wish to recieve an electronic certificate at the completion of your study please contact for this to be organised for you.

If you are a healthcare assistant wishing to upskill, please go to Kalandra Education Groups website to see the NZQA approved programmes available to New Zealand Citizens and Permenant Residents. 

Normal retail price: $160.00