Work Placement Programmes and Education

At South Canterbury DHB we believe in embracing life-long learning, always looking to remain current in the fast paced health environment.

As well as working with local schools, we run a number of further education training programmes.

Bachelor of Nursing

We work with the Otago Polytechnic and Ara Institute of Canterbury to offer a three-year bachelor of nursing degree locally.

Learn more about South Canterbury DHB's Bachelor of Nursing programme.

Nursing Entry to Practice (NETP)

Our NETP programme provides a supportive environment for you to develop excellent skills across a wide breadth of services.

Learn more about South Canterbury DHB's NETP programme.

Resident Medical Officer (RMO)

Our RMO programme has a reputation of being among the best in the country. The breadth of services and management approach make it an ideal choice.

Learn more about South Canterbury DHB's RMO programme.

Medical Radiation Technologist (MRT)

We work with Ara Institute of Canterbury (formerly CPIT) to support training placement as part of a three-year bachelor of medical imaging. Many of our MRT students have previously been secondary school students from South Canterbury.

Learn more about the Bachelor of Medical Imaging programme.