Kalandra Education Group Short Courses

All programme content is aligned to the latest international standards and is designed to improve the quality, range and delivery of care offered to the older person. All our Health Care Assistant training programmes are NZQA approved.

The Kalandra Volunteer Certificate is a free, online programme designed to upskill participants in infection control, health and safety and valuable support skills.

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Kalandra offers a one-day introductory course to Complementary Therapies suitable for experienced health professionals and primary care givers which includes a broad range of Complementary Health topics. Following the introductory course are the following options: Food as Medicine, Immune Responsiveness, Longevity Nutrition, Gut health, Mindfulness, Reflexology, Flower Essence Therapy, Tissue Salts, Medicinal Cannabis for the Older Hydrotherapy, Therapeutic Touch, Herbal Therapy and Homoeopathy.

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This three-part course leading to a Certificate in Skin Care and Beauty Therapy for the Older Person covers Facials, Care of Hands and Feet, and Rehabilitation, Positioning and Hair Care. It is designed to upskill professional beauty therapists and introduce the opportunity for extending their businesses into the Aged Care sector.

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A short course on Makeup for the Older Person suitable for the public. The 6 hour course includes an Introduction to the Skin and Aging, Effects of the Environment on the Skin, Application of Care to the Face, Hands and Feet, and Application of Makeup suitable for an older person.

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