This course is a short mandatory course designed to bring you up to speed with your responsibilities under the Health and Safety at Work Act (2015) which comes into effect on the 4 April 2016.

For all people managers at Wairarapa DHB

This test is required for registered nurses, midwives, and anaesthetic technicians who wish to become certified in basic intravenous and related therapies.

It is designed to test your knowledge of fundamental I.V. care and safety issues associated with I.V. and related  therapies.

This test can also be taken as a refresher training for you own professional development.

1.5 hours of Professional Development time will be given for the completion of this course.




Staff involved in the prescribing, administration and supply of medicines to patients have personal and professional accountability and responsibility to the patient in ensuring professional standards are met and maintained.

Wairarapa DHB has a directive of achieving Zero Patient Harm. To help achieve this all nurses, both clinical and non-clinical are expected to successfully complete the Medication Safety Package.

Full credentialing for the Medication Safety Certification Process involves successfully completing these eLearning sections and a drug calculations and conversions assessment

This course is worth 4 hours of Professional Development time.



For the ICT Pilot Group for Office 2016

For those of you not familiar with Office 2016, you can access online training material. For Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook there are Quick start guides as well as a range of short videos available.