Continuing Education

The NSU offers on-line education for health providers who provide services within the antenatal and newborn screening programmes. is a vocational training resource hub for New Zealand’s community of health practitioners. There is a growing number of courses available, provided by different organisations, for health workers either studying or working in different fields of practice.

The NSU offers five eLearning Modules through which are available to all health professionals.

Midwifery Council of New Zealand

The NSU antenatal and newborn screening modules have been approved by the Midwifery Council of New Zealand for five continuing education points per module.

  • Points are awarded after completion of the final assessment in each module with a pass rate of 80 percent
  • The first module Screening Principles and Practice must be completed and points allocated before points can be allocated to any of the other four modules.
Page last updated: 16 November 2015