First Aid Unit Standards up for review
As the Standard Setting Body for First Aid Standards, Toitū te Waiora will be conducting a review of Unit Standards 6400, 6401, 6402 and 25459 in March 2022...
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Change to dementia standards
As you may be aware, on February 28, 2022, the updated Ngā Paerewa Health and Disability Services Standard NZS 8134:2021 will come into effect. NZS 8134:2021 will supersede Standard 8134:2008. These changes reflect the shift towards more person- and whānau-centred health and disability services, where people are empowered to make decisions about their own care and support.
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COVID-19 and training - what you need to know
Toitū te Waiora expects that all providers are operating in accordance with the Government’s COVID-19 Protection Framework (also known as the traffic light system) restrictions in their respective areas.
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Toitū te Waiora Workforce Development Council welcomes Donovan Clarke, inaugural Chief Executive
The appointment is a significant milestone in the establishment of the Workforce Development Council, which will give sectors including care services, education, health and social services greater leadership in the vocational education and training system.
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Induction event to kickstart industry leadership in future skills development
A two-day induction event kicks off today for 54 industry leaders and innovators who will play a vital role in ensuring New Zealand’s vocational education system is fit for the needs of today – and tomorrow.
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The Orders in Council for the WDCs
The Reforms of Vocational Education (RoVE) have taken another significant step with the passing and gazetting of the Orders in Council that will lead to the formal establishment of six Workforce Development Councils (WDCs).
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