Health Courses in Auckland | Study at NZMA

The healthcare sector needs people who care about others and their community. You can learn the basics of health or build a foundation for further study as a nurse or health manager - we’ll help you pick the right path to a career that makes a real difference.

We’ll listen and help you choose the course that’s right for you
Get hands-on training from health tutors who’ve worked in the industry
Learn practical skills and how to get a job in the healthcare sector
Build confidence and experience to get out there and find work
Courses designed with input from employers who hire NZMA students
Enjoy a friendly, supportive learning environment with a family focus

Just some of the places our graduates are working

Spectrum care Manawanui MyCare Auckland DHB Counties Manukau DHB Waikato DHB

Start your Health career now

Getting started is simple. Just share a few details and we’ll help you decide which Health course is for you.

Step 1

Tell us about yourself

Step 2

A course advisor will be in touch to talk with you

Step 3

They’ll help you choose the best course for you

Our next course starts on 29 July, so hit the button to share your info and we’ll get things underway.

Many of our Health courses are totally free or funded

We can guide you through how this works and help you choose the best option.

The tutors helped me realise my potential and motivated me to reach my dream. They’ll go above and beyond to support you, even after your study concludes.

Aroha Tukerangi, Midwife at Counties Manukau DHB
Certificate in Health Studies (Advanced) (Level 4)

Our Health programmes

CERTIFICATE IN HEALTH STUDIES - LEVEL 3

This programme will provide basic knowledge in the field of health and equip students with academic skills to enhance further study and/or a career pathway in the context of health.

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Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Support Work) - Level 3 

This new vocational Health programme will provide practical skills and prepare you for employment as a support worker in healthcare. You will also have three weeks’ work experience at a health care provider.

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CERTIFICATE IN HEALTH STUDIES (ADVANCED) - Level 4

As the only recognised domestic student foundation pathway provider to AUT health programmes, this course is ideal preparation for further studies in health at AUT and other tertiary providers. You will gain important knowledge about health and develop a wide range of academic skills to support your future success in a tertiary environment.

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DIPLOMA IN APPLIED MANAGEMENT - LEVEL 7

This programme will prepare students for a career in the field of health management, professional retail management, project management, or supply chain management.

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