Health, medicine and biomedical sciences

Gain new skills with our health-related and health-practitioner-focused courses for continuing education.

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Nurse Practitioner Training Programme

The NPTP offers a one-year practicum programme to meet the Nursing Council of New Zealand requirements for registration as a Nurse Practitioner.

Short courses and workshops

Advanced Skills Series - Advanced Clinical Skills Centre (ACSC)

This group of courses suitable for professionals who wish to advance their skills to a higher level.
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Anaesthesia Simulation - Simulation Centre for Patient Safety (SCPS)

Improving patient safety through simulation-based education and research.
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Clinical procedures - Advanced Clinical Skills Centre (ACSC)

Support for undergraduate and postgraduate health professional students in a simulated clinical environment.
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Continuing Professional Development in General Practice and Primary Health Care - Goodfellow Unit

Topical and relevant information for health professionals.
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Curriculum Design, Teaching Support, Teaching & Learning in the Clinical Setting - Centre for Medical and Health Sciences Education (CMHSE)

Hands-on interactive courses aimed at strengthening skills in a particular area.
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Emergency Medicine - Simulation Centre for Patient Safety (SCPS)

Improving patient safety through simulation-based education and research.
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Emergency Paediatrics

Designed for health care providers involved in the delivery of acute emergency care to children.
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Foundation Skills Series - Advanced Clinical Skills Centre (ACSC)

First level courses for differing specialities. Suitable for junior doctors, theatre nurses or midwives.
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Genomics Data Analysis and Management - Genomics Into Medicine (GIM)

Courses with a focus on genomics data analysis and management.
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Science for Surgeons Course

Designed for those sitting the RACS Surgical Sciences Examination.
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Improving wellbeing outcomes for Pacific families micro-credential
This newly created micro-credential explores the key healthcare challenges being faced by Pacific Communities in Aotearoa.
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Online learning

If you're looking for flexible learning that is 100% online, Auckland Online has a variety of options for medical and health science professionals.

Postgraduate programmes

We offer a diverse range of health, medicine and biomedical science postgraduate programmes to choose from, whether you’re looking to pursue your passion, advance your career or make the switch to a new one.


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