About Us

​The Clinical Training & Education Centre (CTEC) is a multi-disciplinary training facility available for the continued development of all clinical skills for Counties staff and community groups. We utilise both available technology and simulation techniques, to provide a professional and effective educational experience.​

Purpose & What We Do​

The Clinical Training and Education Centre was founded out of a need to improve the onsite ability of staff to develop and maintain skills and abilities in all aspects of healthcare and promotion. We presently offer courses that include but are not limited to resuscitation and emergency life support, crisis management in anesthesia, IV therapy, and cannulation training, Response to the deteriorating patient, insitu simulation training, simulation training for Emergency staff, neonatal staff, paediatric staff. Familiarisation with any new equipment used in the hospital in relation to patient care.​

Available training courses 2024

Your Basic Life Support refresher requirements can be provided by the Resuscitation Instruction Team at the Clinical Training and Education Centre (CTEC) at Counties Manukau Health.

We cater for clerical staff, and nursing staff completing the appropriate level of CPR certificate for your PHO. Please contact us and book a date that suits you. Maximum number per session 18.

A fee of $150 applies if staff are late, or do not show up without notice. Please be here by 8:45am late arrivals will need to rebook.


Serious Illness Conversation Guide Workshop 2024

Do you wonder where to start difficult conversations with your patients? Are you confident in sharing a patient's prognosis with them in a way that makes sense to them and allows them to consider what that might mean for them.

The Guide;
• a patient’s understanding of their illness,
• their preferences for information,
• their personal goals,
• their fears and worries, and strengths,
• the abilities they find most important to their daily life
• how much whaanau know about their wishes


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