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Skills recognition and upskilling of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers

 

Overview

The Skills recognition and upskilling of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers program aims to provide Aboriginal and Torres Strait Health Workers with the necessary skills for registration with the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practice Board of Australia.

This program is funding four training providers to conduct skills assessment and deliver requisite training (Certificate IV in Aboriginal primary healthcare) to Aboriginal Health Workers who are wishing to register with the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practice Board of Australia. The training providers are:

The program is being funded by Health Workforce Australia and the Department of Industry, Innovation, Climate Change, Science, Research and Tertiary Education.

Abstract adapted from Health Workforce Australia

Contacts

Pat Maher
Program Manager, Workforce Innovation and Reform
Health Workforce Australia
GPO Box 2098
Adelaide SA 5001
Level 6
400 King William Street
Adelaide SA 5000
Ph: (08) 8409 4564
Ph: (08) 8409 4500
Fax: (08) 8212 3841
Email: Pat.Maher@hwa.gov.au
Email: hwa@hwa.gov.au

Related publications

Health Workforce Australia (2011)

Growing our future: the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health worker project final report.

Adelaide: Health Workforce Australia

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Last updated: 30 September 2013
 
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