This section is for WrDHB Mandatory eLearning courses


All patient-facing staff at WrDHB are required to undertake this short disability responsiveness eLearning.

The Ko Awatea LEARN eLearning programme is fully supported by WrDHB managers, who will accommodate your time.

Time allocation

It only takes 20-30 minutes, and is credited to your professional development.

Make sure you liaise with your manager about the programme and let them know when you have completed the unit. Your results will be automatically received by the Disability Responsiveness team.

This eLearning will improve your understanding of the support and communication needs of people with long term impairments or disabilities.


Patient confidentially is a fundamental principle of healthcare delivery. Patients trust Wairarapa DHB to look after sensitive health information and to make sure this information it not seen or used by people who are not directly involved in providing care to them.

This eLearning course is applicable to all Wairarapa DHB staff members.

45 mins of Professional Development time will be given for the completion of this course.